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Anonymous12/1/2011 1:07:56 PMI'm guessing that USM probably means United States Mail. This must be a mail sled used to deliver mail on roads covered in snow like this street. If the house in the background on the right is the J. T. Reeder House then this is likely College Avenue in Houghton. Looks like the horse and mail man are right in the middle of the street.


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Title: Buildings - Homes
Photographer: J. T. Reeder
Date: 1924
Description: Winter scene 318 College and U. S. M. Parcel Post (Reeder home in background, right). [The horse hitched to the parcel post wagon wears a blanket. The delivery man stands next to the wagon. The large Reeder home is snow covered.]
Source of Description: Reeder Negative Database [Cataloger]
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Buildings - Dwellings - Housing, Single Family
Transportation
Seasons - Winter
Number of Pieces: One Piece(s)
Medium: glass plate;
Color: B&W;
Size: 12.7 cm x 11.1 cm
Polarity: ; Negative.
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Donor: Harry Reeder
Institution: MTU Archives
Collection: Reeder Photographic Collection
Collection #:
Image #: MS042-999-44-U9B
Condition: Good