Upper Peninsula


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Upper Peninsula

a peninsula in the northern US between Lakes Superior and Michigan, constituting the N part of the state of Michigan
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At that time, Lake Michigan was split in half by a territorial line and all of the Upper Peninsula located west of that line belonged to the Indiana Territory.
Iron County's trails are some of the finest and most beautiful in the entire Upper Peninsula -- we have hundreds of miles of remote and beautiful riding, including Ottawa National Forest and state forest roads open to off-road vehicles.
Using an ethnographic approach, the author explores how relationships of identity, language, and place emerged since the early 20th century to shape the idea, language, and regional identity of Yoopers (MichiganAEs Upper Peninsula, or UP, dwellers), including the effects of sociocultural processes like immigration, tourism, and media representations, as well as social practices like identity, literacy, and language attitudes.
Keweenaw has land holdings of approximately 182,500 surface acres and over 400,000 acres of mineral rights, located predominantly in the western Upper Peninsula of Michigan and northern Wisconsin.
From the Upper Peninsula to Detroit, from Italy to Berlin, Smolens offers evocative settings, both urban and natural.
2 Bob Leach shot this massive, double-droptine buck in Michigan's Upper Peninsula on Nov.
Synopsis: "Hunter's Witness" is novel of terrorism, courageous actions, Federal law and of self preservation set in Michigan's Lower and Upper Peninsula. Islamic terrorists, a diabolical plan, deadly radiation, the beautiful daughter of a Russian gangster, all collide outside a packed stadium, raucous with cheering fans.
Dajani led the team that advised Balfour Beatty Infrastructure Partners in its purchase of 100 percent of the stock of Upper Peninsula Power Company (UPPCO) from Integrys Energy Group, Inc.
Brown Dog, a hardscrabble, cheerful Indian from Michigan's Upper Peninsula, has appeared in some of Harrison's novella collections, including The Woman Lit by Fireflies (1990) and The Farmer's Daughter (2009).
Headquartered in Manistique, Michigan, mBank has 11 branch locations; seven in the Upper Peninsula, three in the Northern Lower Peninsula and one in Oakland County, Michigan.

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