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Calumet and Hecla Power House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Seasons, Winter Power House C & H in winter. Was known as gear house. [Photo of icicle covered brick building on a sunny winter day]

Scanned: May 17, 2006


#5 Calumet Engine House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Buildings #5 Calumet Engine House [Group of workers pose by the brick building]

Scanned: May 18, 2006


Copper Mines & Mining

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Buildings Workers by building [Group of men stand next to a building. Machinery can be seen through the arched window]

Scanned: May 18, 2006


Cities and Towns - Calumet

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings Calumet from Red Jacket Shaft [View of Calumet showing mining company in operation as well as the town.]

Scanned: May 18, 2006


C&H Mine, Hecla Rock House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, C&H Mine, Hecla Rock House about 1879 [A stereo photo of the Hecla Rockhouse. A trestle and various railroad cars are visible in the foreground and numerous mine buildings are in the background.]

Scanned: October 7, 2005


Tamarack Shaft House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Seasons, Winter Tamarack Shaft House. [A winter photo of a combination shaft-rockhouse at the Tamarack Mine. The negative is imprinted with the words: "Tamarack Shaft House Photo by Isler 828".]

Scanned: October 7, 2005


Tamarack Mining Co.

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Construction of #5 Tamarack [The mine shaft under construction. A sign bears the name of the Wisconsin Bridge and Iron Co.]

Scanned: July 19, 2006


Tamarack Jr Shaft House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Dwellings, Tamarack Jr Shaft House [An exterior photo of a shafthouse. The shafthouse is braced on one side and the hoisting rope and pulley stands are visible. Two men are standing on a trestle leading away from the structure and several houses are visible in the distance. The negative is imprinted with the words: "Tamarack Jr No. 2, Photo by Isler".]

Scanned: October 7, 2005


Cliff Mining Company

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Woody Plants, Trees Cliff Mine Location [Image showing mining buildings and operations]

Scanned: July 19, 2006


Tamarack Mining Company

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Buildings Tamarack #1 Hoist [Interior view of the hoisting operation. The words "Ed Knight - Tamarack and perhaps Hy Biscomb, August 16, 18?6" are written on the level indicator.]

Scanned: July 20, 2006