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Miners Underground

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Miners, Copper Miners, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Miner Underground [A photo of six miners underground. Most of them have their shirts off and they are all wearing helmets with oil lamps. One miner is posing with a sledge.]

Scanned: March 17, 2006


C&H Miners' Parade

Miners, Copper Miners, Manners and Customs, Festivals, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns C&H Miners' Parade [A photo of men parading in the street while a crowd looks on. Piles of cables and timber appear on the left side of the image. The town can be seen in the background.]

Scanned: December 16, 2005


Calumet and Hecla Safety Sign

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Manners and Customs, Miners, Copper Miners Calumet & Hecla and Subsidiaries Safety Firse information board. [Image shows a sign that provides information on Calumet and Hecla's safety regulations.]

Scanned: June 13, 2013


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


Mining Strike

Manners and Customs, Labor Movements, Miners, Copper Miners Strikers parade going west on Red Jacket Road. [Marchers in the parade include men, women and children. Some carry American flags, some carry musical instruments.]

Scanned: October 28, 2009


Mine Safety Party

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Miners, Copper Miners, Musical Groups Mine Safety Partie - Ahmeek Mine Safety Party. [Men playing the chello and the accordion stand near a man playing the piano, all are playing for the Ahmeek Mine Safety Party.]

Scanned: June 3, 2013


Miners

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Persons, Miners, Copper Miners Alex Swanson [Mr. Swanson is pictured dressed in miners clothing.]

Scanned: June 8, 2010


Man Engine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Miners, Copper Miners, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Man Engine designed by J.W. Rawlins [A group of miners ride and wait to ride a man engine out of the mine (Michigan Tech Centennial Page 12)]

Scanned: January 17, 2008


Man Car

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Miners, Copper Miners Mine shaft team [A way of moving men in and out of the mine using a flat car (Michigan Tech Centennial Page 16)]

Scanned: January 17, 2008


Drilling

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Miners, Copper Miners Drilling in a Copper Mine [An artistic rendering of underground work in a copper mine (Michigan Tech Centennial Page 17)]

Scanned: January 17, 2008