Marquette is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Marquette County. The population was 19,661 at the 2000 census, making it the most populated city of the Upper Peninsula. Marquette is a major port on Lake Superior, primarily for shipping iron ore and is the home of Northern Michigan University. The city of Marquette averages about 141 inches of snow per year, making it the fifth snowiest city in the contiguous United States among those cities large enough to be reported.
Explore the Queen City of the North Its History, People, and Places With Native Son
Tyler R. Tichelaar
Tyler R. Tichelaar, seventh generation Marquette resident and author, takes readers on a tour of the history, people, and places of Marquette. Includes 300+ photos in color and B&W.
Publisher: Marquette Fiction (2011)
8.5×11 – PB – 447 pages
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