Tahquamenon

Tahquamenon

(təkwä`mənən, –mənŏn'), river, c.80 mi (130 km) long, rising in the E Upper Peninsula, N Mich., and flowing E and NE to Whitefish Bay of Lake Superior. It was once a well-known logging river. It is noted for its waterfalls and is celebrated in Henry Wadsworth LongfellowLongfellow, Henry Wadsworth,
1807–82, American poet, b. Portland, Maine, grad. Bowdoin College, 1825. He wrote some of the most popular poems in American literature, in which he created a new body of romantic American legends.
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Once the environmental condition is known, the gas station and convenience store, located north of Newberry, will re-open to serve rural residents and visitors attracted to nearby Tahquamenon Falls State Park and the remote areas trails and forests.
Wading Michigan's Tahquamenon River one summer, waist deep, I heard a disturbance behind me.
Then it was back to paradise, Mich, where we camped at Tahquamenon, Falls State Park under a canopy of towering red pines.
Amy Joan Raden, a former employee of the $60.1 million Tahquamenon Area Credit Union in Newberry, Mich., was sentenced to nearly nine months in prison and five years' probation.
They were put on excess leave for the summer, which Vowell divided between waitressing at a truck stop and hunting elk in Colorado with friends, followed by backpacking from the northern shore of Lake Michigan up to the Tahquamenon River.
In 1844 they approached Bingham about establishing a settlement at Tahquamenon. He agreed, and drafted the "Articles of Agreement between the Baptist Mission at Sault Sainte Marie and Ojibwa at 'Ihhquamenon." The mission agreed to provide $150 so the Ojibwa could construct homes that were to be built under the supervision of the missionary.
The Tahquamenon River wanders through woods, big woods, deep woods, full of the sorts of animals that look good in woods and people who generally do not mind they are there.
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He got hooked when he visited Tahquamenon Falls in Michigan's Upper Peninsula as a kid, and now he's something of an expert.
Late Holocene lake-level variation in southeastern Lake Superior: Tahquamenon Bay, Michigan.
The last recorded cougar killed in Michigan was in the UP in December of 1906, near the Tahquamenon River, in Luce County (Zuidema 1999).