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Dollar Bay Smelting Furnace

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Smelting, Manpower, Labor Dollar Bay Smelting Furnace [Several men stand around the furnace holding shovels. Some men are workers, others dressed in suits appear to be visitors or perhaps management. Several wooden barrels are on the floor along with ladles.]

Scanned: May 19, 2009


Dollar Bay Smelting Furnace - Dipping for Ingots

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Smelting, Manpower, Labor Dollar Bay Smelting Furnace - Dipping for Ingots. [Workers pour copper into forms. Several ingots which have already been processed, can be seen on the floor.]

Scanned: May 19, 2009


Dollar Bay - Barrelling Ingots

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Smelting, Manpower, Labor Dollar Bay - Barrelling Ingots [Workers fill wooden barrels with copper ingots.]

Scanned: May 19, 2009


Men Working in Quincy Mine Hoist

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Manpower, Labor, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining [Two men working in the Quincy Mine Hoist No.2 in Hancock, Michigan.]

Scanned: October 28, 2014


Official Strike Ballot - Calumet and Hecla Copper Workers

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Labor Movements, Miners, Copper Miners Official Strike Ballot of Calumet & Hecla Copper Workers Local 584, C.I.O. [Copy of the strike ballot requesting (a) 12 1/2 cts. per hour increase (b) 6 paid Holidays (c) Hospital plan paid by Company (d) 30 day wage re-opening (e) Otherwise contract to remain as is. John Sitar was listed as Pres. and Leonard Wasberg as Sec'y.]

Scanned: October 22, 2010


Copper Mines - Osceola

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Underground Osceola Dumping Car [Three miners dump a load of ore.]

Scanned: June 10, 2009


Copper Mines - Tamarack

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Buildings Miners No. 3 (?) Shaft North Tamarack Mine [Miners pose for above ground photo next to a building that has a "No Smoking Allowed" sign.]

Scanned: June 10, 2009


Site of Seeberville Shootings

Labor Movements, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining The Seeberville home where two strikers were killed and two wounded by deputies August 14, 1913 [Exterior photograph of house with group of men, women and children standing. This print of photograph was owned by a decendant of the Putrich family and includes notations of "dad," "mom," and "aunt" to indicate specific family members.]

Scanned: February 6, 2006


The Dally Home

Labor Movements, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining The Dally home, showing location of bullet holes [Exterior photograph of house. This house, located in Painesdale, was site of a shooting incident on December 6, 1913, in which three men were killed.]

Scanned: February 6, 2006


Seeberville Location

Labor Movements, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Seeberville Location [Exterior photograph showing two rows of company houses. One is the home where two strikers were killed and two wounded by deputies August 14, 1913.]

Scanned: February 6, 2006