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Copper Miners

Miners, Copper Miners, Manpower, Labor, Buildings Miners [Copper miners pose in front of what appears to be a mine shaft.]

Scanned: October 12, 2006


Copper Miners

Miners, Copper Miners, Manpower, Labor, Buildings Miners [Copper miners are pictured, some wearing their mining hats, others with their lunch buckets.]

Scanned: October 12, 2006


Centennial Mining Company

Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Miners, Copper Miners Miners at Centennial Mine [View of several miners posing for a photo. The shaft house serves as a backdrop.]

Scanned: April 20, 2010


Quincy Mining Company - Employees

Manpower, Labor, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Miners, Copper Miners Fourth man from left - Stanley Wales; Fifth man from left - Albert Monticello; First man on right - Anton Verbanac. [A group of miners pose for a photo displaying some of their equipment.]

Scanned: May 27, 2008


Office of the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company

Labor Movements, Labor Unions, Miners, Copper Miners, Miners, Copper Miners R.J. Woods Strike Declaration. [Post addressed to the employees of the Calumet and Hecla Mining Company about striking for higher wages.]

Scanned: June 13, 2013


Float Copper

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Great Mesnard Mass Float Copper - Weight 18 Tons. [Several people are mentioned on front of photograph: (1) J. Houghton (2) W. T. Edwards (3) Capt. Camsue (4) John Fleming (5) John H. Forester (6) Writing not legible. Other Cornish miners cutting up mass. [I may not have all the names spelled correctly - very poor negative.]

Scanned: August 12, 2009


Quincy Employment Card

Persons, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners [Employment card for German immigrant, Julius Konopka.]

Scanned: June 21, 2013


Calumet and Hecla - Coded Telegram

Labor Movements, Miners, Copper Miners, Western Union Telegram code and cipher for notice about men coming into the country on own accord to provide scab labor during 1913 strike.

Scanned: October 11, 2010


Letter from Pastor of Hungarian Reformed Church

Buildings, Church Buildings, Labor Movements, Miners, Copper Miners [Letter from pastor, Andrew Urban of the Hungarian Reformed Church, inquiring about employment for church members following the strike.

Scanned: October 5, 2010


Anonymous Threat Letter

Manners and Customs, Labor Movements, Miners, Copper Miners Anonymous note to Mr. MacNaughton at time of strike.["Mr. MacNaughton - your day has come - you are running 50,000 persons but I only will run you - Dye you MUST today, tomorrow or next year. This [picture of a knife] is your death. [signed a Christian. Death threat letter put together with words cut out from other sources and glued to a piece of paper.]

Scanned: October 6, 2010