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Labor - Miners

Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Miners [A group of miners pose on a pile of rocks for a photo. Some of them carry their lunch pails and have candles on their hats.]

Scanned: July 24, 2009


Biography - Frank B. Nancarrow

Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor Frank Nancarrow at Quincy Hoist [Mr. Nancarrow sits on a chair and keeps track of the cars in various levels of the mine.]

Scanned: December 20, 2007


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


Calumet & Hecla Blacksmith Shop

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons Calumet & Hecla Blacksmith Shop (Isler photo showing group of men outside stone building]

Scanned: April 27, 2006


C & H Shaft No. 15

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons C & H Shaft No. 15 [Several spectators gather, including children to witness the establishment of the shaft by miners.]

Scanned: September 14, 2010


Tamarack #2 Hoist

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons Tamarack #2 Hoist. [Interior view of the hoist house. One man that may be the operator, stands near the large piece of equipment while two others, dressed in bowler hats and long coats stand near the enormous drum.]

Scanned: May 13, 2009