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Dollar Bay - Wire Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manufacturing Process, Manpower, Labor Dollar Bay - Wire Mill [Interior view of the wire mill showing workers and a man dressed in a suit wearing a bowler hat.]

Scanned: May 21, 2009


Tamarack Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Manpower, Labor Tamarack Mill - Barrelled copper ready for smelting. [Four barrels sit on a manual flat car. A group of men and two young boys pose behind the barrels.]

Scanned: May 19, 2009


Dollar Bay - Wire Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manufacturing Process, Manpower, Labor Dollar Bay - Wire Mill [Interior view of the wire mill showing work tables and carts of wire. Several workers are pictured along with a man in a suit.]

Scanned: May 21, 2009


Tamarack Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Tamarack Mine - Drillers at end of drift. [Underground image of two miners using the drill.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Tamarack Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Tamarack Mine - Plat - Car on Cage [Underground image of two miners. One is ready to pull the level which will raise the cage to the surface.]

Scanned: May 13, 2009


Tamarack Mine #2

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Tamarack Mine #2 - 17th Plat - "Hitting Pipe a Bit" after dinner. [A group of miners relax and have a smoke underground.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Tamarack Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Tamarack Mine - Head of a Vertical Winze - 16th crosscut, looking along crosscut toward lode. Miners in bucket ready to descend. [Underground image of three miners, two of them in the bucket and the other standing by.]

Scanned: May 11, 2009


Tamarack Mine - Rock House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Buildings, Manpower, Labor Tamarack Mine Rock House [A worker stands on a car filled with ore.]

Scanned: May 14, 2009


Osceola Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Osceola Mine - Car for lowering miners. [A full car load of miners prepare to descend.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Copper Miners - Rockland, Michigan

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Group of copper miners in Rockland, Michigan. Picture throught to be taken before 1900. Name of the mining company is unknown. Back row: Mert Shiroda is the taller of the two men standing in front of the window. Middle row: Fred Shiroda is the fourth man from the right. He has a mustache and is wearing a lighter colored hat.

Scanned: September 23, 2010