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Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Accidents, Buildings Surface Cave-in at #11 shaft. [Good view of the cave in and surrounding mining buildings.]

Scanned: December 21, 2009


Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Accidents, Buildings Drum Wreck at #9 & 10 Engine House [Photo of the damaged hoist drum.]

Scanned: December 18, 2009


Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Accidents, Buildings Drum Wreck at #9 & 10 Engine House [Photo from another angle of some of the damaged caused by the drum.]

Scanned: December 18, 2009


No. 3 North Kearsarge

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Accidents, Explosions No. 3 North Kearsarge Boiler Explosion [A roof top view of the aftermath of the explosion.]

Scanned: January 20, 2010


No. 3 North Kearsarge

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Accidents, Explosions, Buildings Boiler Explosion at No. 3 North Kearsarge [Image of the destruction after the accident.]

Scanned: January 19, 2010


Fire at No. 6 Shaft, Quincy Mining Company

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Accidents, Fires Famed Quincy Shafthouse No. 6 Destroyed by Fire [Image shows flames engulfing structure; only large timbers remain. Pulley stands can be seen at right side of image, built on top of a poor rock pile. Photograph appeared in Daily Mining Gazette story on July 18, 1956, referring to fire on the previous day.]

Scanned: March 5, 2008