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Charcoal Kilns

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Charcoal Kilns [Photo shows two beehive charcoal kilns in a wooded area. Small platform leads to top of kiln. Smoke is visible and large plank holds door closed at top of kiln. Photo is mounted on cardboard with note "MMS 80" on image and words "Charcoal Kilns" on card stock. Back of print indicates "A.L. Wortley, Photographer, Houghton, Mich., Mining and General Views."]

Scanned: May 12, 2006


Charcoal Kilns

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Charcoal Kilns [Photo shows six beehive charcoal kilns in a wooded area. Small platforms lead to tops of kilns. Stacked wood and smoke are visible. Photo is mounted on cardboard with note "MMS 79" on image and words "Charcoal Kilns" on card stock. Back of print indicates "A.L. Wortley, Photographer, Houghton, Mich., Mining and General Views."]

Scanned: May 12, 2006


Charcoal Kilns

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Charcoal Kilns [Photo shows six beehive charcoal kilns. Barrels and planks of wood are scattered in the foreground. Photo is mounted on cardboard with note "MMS 78" on image and words "Charcoal Kilns" on card stock. Back of print indicates "A.L. Wortley, Photographer, Houghton, Mich., Mining and General Views."]

Scanned: May 12, 2006


Charcoal Kilns

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Charcoal Kilns [Photo shows two beehive charcoal kilns. Group of men stand near lower part of kilns. Smoke is visible and planks holds door closed at bottom of kiln. Photo is mounted on cardboard with note "MMS 81" on image and words "Charcoal Kilns" on card stock. Back of print indicates "A.L. Wortley, Photographer, Houghton, Mich., Mining and General Views."]

Scanned: May 12, 2006


Charcoal Kiln

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Transportation Charcoal Kiln [Abandoned beehive charcoal kiln. Man with horse-drawn vehicle is visible in background.]

Scanned: May 12, 2006


Ice cutting - Huron Dam

Industries, Service Industries, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons Ice cutting - Huron Dam [An exterior photo of three men harvesting ice at the Huron Dam. Two horse-drawn carts and the Huron Mill are in the background. One of the carts is labelled Huron Dam Ice - Meyers Bros. Phone 205.]

Scanned: October 18, 2005


Logo for the Atlas Powder Company of Senter, Michigan

Industries, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Atlas Explosives logo [scanned from a letter dated December 13, 1918, from Atlas to the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company]

Scanned: January 23, 2006


Mine Structures

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Historic Sites, Historic Mines [Structures shown are possibly a part of the Copper Falls Mine.]

Scanned: May 15, 2013


Blasting Powder Order Form- Atlantic Dynamite Co.

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Order slip for blasting powder by Quincy Mining Company from the Atlantic Dynamite Company for $561.82.

Scanned: September 26, 2011


Blasting Powder Order Form- The Peninsula Powder Co.

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Order slip from Quincy Mining Company to the Peninsula Powder Company for $1336.50. The Peninsula Powder Company operated out of Iron Mountain, Michigan.

Scanned: September 23, 2011