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Copper Mines - Kingston

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Automotive Kingston Mine [View of rock piles and mine shaft from the highway.]

Scanned: September 21, 2009


Kingston Shaft

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Automotive, Kingston July 1965 [A photo of the Kingston Shaft-Rockhouse. The dry house, hoist house and a number of 1960's era automobiles are also visible.]

Scanned: March 2, 2006


Quincy Reclamation Plant

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Automotive Regrinding Plant and Belt Conveyor Gallery

Scanned: September 23, 2009


Quincy Mining Company - Technological Support Facilities at the Mine Location (Railroads, Machine Shops, Blacksmith Shops, Dry Houses, Compressor and Boiler Houses Plus General Views of the Mine.

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Automotive View looking Southward from waste-rock pile near No. 6, showing: No. 6 dryhouse; iron shop; blacksmith shop; machine shop; and No. 2 shaft-rockhouse.

Scanned: September 24, 2008


Central Mine

Transportation, Automotive, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, C & H Mine Central [Exterior view of shaft house. A vintage automobile with its door open is parked nearby.]

Scanned: July 30, 2010


Cities and Towns - Houghton

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Retail Trade, Stores, Retail, Transportation, Automotive View of Shelden Avenue on a slushy spring day. A sign for Isle Royale National Park Headquarters is shown. The Texaco Service Station is pictured along with Chucks Bar, Copper Motors Used Cars, Upper Peninsula Power Company offices and Roys Drug Store.]

Scanned: December 5, 2006


Railroads

Transportation, Automotive, Metal Trade, Buildings The former railway trestle of the Quincy smelter converted into a truck ramp. Truck is shown backing up with 18,000 pounds of copper concentrate which will be dumped into the mineral shed for storage previous to smelting. [A truck which may be from the 1950's is shown sitting on the wooden trestle.]

Scanned: January 30, 2007


Entertainment - Movie Theatres

Buildings, Civic Centers, Arts Facilities, Theaters, Transportation, Automotive, Retail Trade, Stores, Retail Lode Theatre and Parkside/Crown Bakery [Image of the Lode with two vehicles parked in front. The movie feature is The Blue Lagoon with Brooke Shields. A sign for the Copper Shop located in the Lode lobby is visible.]

Scanned: March 7, 2007


Shaft House - Painesdale

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Automotive Shaft House, Painesdale, Mich. [Image of a vintage automobile parked outside the shaft house.]

Scanned: November 18, 2008


Copper Range Bus Lines

Transportation, Automotive, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Seasons, Winter Copper Range Bus Lines [Photo of bus #39 Houghton- Hancock route.]

Scanned: February 24, 2011