Events: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Events from yesterday:

No Events

Events for today:

  • Copper Rush
  • 1847

    General C. J. Roberts arrives at Fort Wilkins and removes the Agency records.

  • Legal
  • 1846

    President Polk  halts the leasing of lands in the Keweenaw and authorizes a process to offer the lands for sale.

  • Trains
  • 1899

    The Hancock and Calumet Railroad Company add lines to Lake Linden and Keweenaw County mines.

Events for tomorrow

  • Copper Rush
  • 1844

    Joab Bernard of St. Louis ,MO received Lease 7 for 3 miles square near Keweenaw Point , T57N , R36W for the North American Company

  • 1844

    De Garmo Jones of Detroit ,MI received Lease 8 for 3 miles square near Keweenaw Point , T58N , R42W for the Northwestern Company of Detroit