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Powder House

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining [Strike era photograph of a young man walking past a cord wood powder house.]

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Labor Disputes - Strike Parade

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining [Strike parade marches through downtown Houghton. The Douglass building can be seen as well as several other buildings on Shelden Avenue.]

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Copper Country Strike Scene

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining Strike Scene - Calumet, Michigan. [People of all ages gather to stike on the streets of Calumet.]

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Copper Country Strike Scene

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining Strike Scene - Calumet, Michigan. [People of all ages gather to stike on the streets of Calumet.]

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Copper Mines & Mining - Baltic

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources Stope in Baltic Mine [Photo shows two men standing in the stope.]

Scanned: August 30, 2006


1913-1914 Strike Gathering

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining [1913 Copper Country Stirke. People are gathered in front of some store fronts during a demonstration, while some of them hold signs.]

Scanned: September 22, 2014


Miners' Parade

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining Miners' parade during the Copper Country Stike. Marchers are on Quincy Street in Hancock, Michigan.

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Copper Mines - Champion

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, 1700 feet underground in the Champion Mine. [Underground photo of a group of miners.]

Scanned: June 5, 2009


Mine Site Construction- Core Wall

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor Showing core wall about completed. [From:] Progress Pictures showing construction during 1909 of Winona Copper Co., King Philip Copper Co., Challenge Mine. Houghton County, Michigan.

Scanned: July 26, 2012


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