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Quincy Mining Company - Underground Scenes: Conveyances For Hoisting Men, Rock and Water

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Underground view showing miners cutting mass copper by hand. Note candles for illumination. Mining captain in white.

Scanned: September 25, 2008


Dollar Bay - Plate Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manufacturing Process, Manpower, Labor Dollar Bay - Plate Mill [Interior view showing workers making copper plates.]

Scanned: May 20, 2009


Quincy Mine - Man Engine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Quincy Mine - Man Engine [Interior view of mine with men wearing candles on their helmets. Captain in white coat.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Dollar Bay - Trimming Copper

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manufacturing Process, Manpower, Labor Dollar Bay - Trimming Copper [Sheets of copper can be seen on tables. One of the workers uses a ladle at a wooden box with slats. The other workers are at a table and appear to be young boys.]

Scanned: May 20, 2009


Tamarack Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Tamarack Mine - Drilling machine at work cutting out slope on Lode - 17th level No. 2. [Underground image of two miners using a drill.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Franklin Mine

Miners, Copper Miners, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor Franklin Mine [Underground shot of workers in the mine.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Osceola Mine - Drillers at Work

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Osceola Mine - Drillers at work. [Underground scene of miners preparing to drill.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Tamarack Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Tamarack Mine - Main Level [Miners push a car along the tracks. Massive logs rest on each side of the tracks. The "ceiling" is supported by large timbers as well.]

Scanned: May 11, 2009


Tamarack Mine #1

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Tamarack Mine #1 - 6th level, bottom shaft 3100 feet vertically below surface. [Three miners holding candles pose with an ore car in the dark and damp environment.]

Scanned: May 13, 2009


Tamarack #2 Hoist

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons Tamarack #2 Hoist. [Interior view of the hoist house. One man that may be the operator, stands near the large piece of equipment while two others, dressed in bowler hats and long coats stand near the enormous drum.]

Scanned: May 13, 2009