“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Au Train, Michigan

Clickable Map of Alger County, Michigan and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Alger County, MI (18) Delta County, MI (35) Keweenaw County, MI (38) Luce County, MI (3) Marquette County, MI (33) Schoolcraft County, MI (9)  AlgerCounty(18) Alger County (18)  DeltaCounty(35) Delta County (35)  KeweenawCounty(38) Keweenaw County (38)  LuceCounty(3) Luce County (3)  MarquetteCounty(33) Marquette County (33)  SchoolcraftCounty(9) Schoolcraft County (9)
Munising is the county seat for Alger County
Au Train is in Alger County
      Alger County (18)  
      Delta County (35)  
      Keweenaw County (38)  
      Luce County (3)  
      Marquette County (33)  
      Schoolcraft County (9)  
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1 Michigan, Alger County, Au Train — Face in the Rock
The sculpture to the right replicates a rock carving as made in 1820 by a French trapper and guide who accompanied Lewis Cass, governor of the Michigan Territory. Cass was on an expedition along the south shore of Lake Superior on his way to what . . . Map (db m154477) HM
2 Michigan, Alger County, Au Train — 121 — Lake Superior
Le lac supérieur the French called it, meaning only that geographically it lay above Lake Huron. In size, however, Lake Superior stands above all other freshwater lakes in the world. The intrepid Frenchman Brulé discovered it around 1622. . . . Map (db m41968) HM
3 Michigan, Alger County, Au Train — L176 — Paulson House
Swedish pioneer Charles Paulson purchased one hundred acres of land here in 1884 and constructed this cabin for his family home. Built of hand hewn cedar logs securely dovetailed at the corners, the house was occupied by Paulson and his wife until . . . Map (db m206179) HM
4 Michigan, Alger County, Au Train — The Grand Island Nishnaabe
The Grand Island Nishnaabe had many of their spring, summer, and fall needs met on the island, but they also visited the mainland for seasonal foods and hunting. Sand Point provided luscious cranberries. The Anna River and other streams provided . . . Map (db m154478) HM
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Feb. 26, 2024