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Quincy Employment Card

Persons, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners [Employment card for German immigrant, Julius Konopka.]

Scanned: June 21, 2013


Calumet and Hecla - Coded Telegram

Labor Movements, Miners, Copper Miners, Western Union Telegram code and cipher for notice about men coming into the country on own accord to provide scab labor during 1913 strike.

Scanned: October 11, 2010


Letter from Pastor of Hungarian Reformed Church

Buildings, Church Buildings, Labor Movements, Miners, Copper Miners [Letter from pastor, Andrew Urban of the Hungarian Reformed Church, inquiring about employment for church members following the strike.

Scanned: October 5, 2010


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


Letter - Stockholder Support

Labor Movements, Miners, Copper Miners, Anonymous anti-Western Federation of Miners note from a stockholder to MacNaughton. [Letterhead section of letter has been removed.]

Scanned: October 6, 2010


Buildings - Dwellings

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Human Settlements, Miners, Copper Miners North Kearsarge Mine [A row of company houses line a dirt road.]

Scanned: October 3, 2007


Eviction Petition 1913 Strike

Labor Movements, Miners, Copper Miners, [Letter from employees to James MacNaughton, General Manager of C&H stating their approval of their unwillingness to recognize the Western Federation of Miners and suggesting the company remove the strikers from company houses and give them to the men who are working.]

Scanned: September 30, 2010


Copper Mines - Ahmeek

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Ahmeek #4. [Underground photo of a miner who may deal with explosives.]

Scanned: September 9, 2009


Copper Mines - Ahmeek

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Ahmeek #3 [Underground photo of two miners taking a lunch break. Initials of other miners who have been there are written on the rock wall behind them.]

Scanned: September 9, 2009


Copper Mines - Ahmeek

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Ahmeek #3 [Underground photo of two miners.]

Scanned: September 9, 2009