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Isle Royale Surface - interior

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor, Isle Royale Surface - interior C&H #266 [An interior photo of a rockhouse floor. 4 men are sorting rock that has been deposited on the floor at the base of the grizzly. A number of tools and a portion of a rock crusher are visible.]

Scanned: October 10, 2005


Float Copper

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Great Mesnard Mass Float Copper - Weight 18 Tons. [Several people are mentioned on front of photograph: (1) J. Houghton (2) W. T. Edwards (3) Capt. Camsue (4) John Fleming (5) John H. Forester (6) Writing not legible. Other Cornish miners cutting up mass. [I may not have all the names spelled correctly - very poor negative.]

Scanned: August 12, 2009


Copper Mines and Mining - Underground Scenes

Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor Either Winona Copper Co., King Philip Copper Co. or Challenge Mine. [Four miners are pictured with shovels and a tram car. Good view of the construction of the drift.]

Scanned: June 17, 2008


Copper Mines and Mining - Underground Scenes

Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor [A miner holding a candle crawls out of a small hole. The photo shows several broken and split timbers surrounding the hole..]

Scanned: June 17, 2008


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


Copper Mines and Mining - Franklin Mining Co.

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Manpower, Labor Companies - Franklin Mining Company [Image of mining operation at the Franklin site.]

Scanned: July 30, 2009


Quincy Mining Company

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons Last piece of a 300 ton mass of copper 4,000 feet down No. 2 Shaft Quincy. Mr. William Rule in white coat. [Group of miners sit on the mass of copper with their mining equipment.]

Scanned: June 5, 2006


Copper Mines - Ahmeek

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Ahmeek #2. [Two men attempt to break up a large piece of ore.]

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 #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