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Calumet & Hecla Mining Company

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Ahmeek #1 Shaft 14th Level. Mule Tramming [Underground scene of a mule hauling a load of ore. Three miners are also shown.]

Scanned: October 10, 2006


Isle Royal Number Four Shaft

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Isle Royal, Number Four Shaft, Seventh level North, stoping in the foot.

Scanned: March 18, 2013


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


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 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