• Underground Tamarack Trammer Car

    Keweenaw

    National Historical Park Michigan

Event Details

  • 06/27/2013

    Location: Carnegie Museum of the Keweenaw 105 Huron Street, Houghton, Michigan Time: 7:00 PM Contact Name: Calumet Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: 906-483-3176
Lydia Weidelman (Veteläinen) immigrated to the Copper Country as an infant with her family from the rural area surrounding Kuusamo, Finland. The talk will include photos, documents, and anecdotes that demonstrate some of the challenges, tragedies, and successes experienced by Lydia's immigrant family.