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Trammer Pushing Tram Car

Miners, Copper Miners, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons C & H Tramming - A mile underground - loading and handling care with copper ore, Calumet-Hecla Mines, Calumet, Mich. [A shirtless trammer is shown pushing a car filled with rock. Two other men are filling cars in the background. They all wear lighted helmets.]

Scanned: March 6, 2006


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


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 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