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Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Old Coal Dock

Scanned: December 21, 2009


Shafthouse and Surface Plants No. 5 Tamarack

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads Shafthouse and Surface Plants No. 5 Tamarack [Exterior view of shafthouse and associated buildings. Railroad cars loaded with ore are ready to go. The smoke stack is in full operation.]

Scanned: January 20, 2010


Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads Train load of copper rock leaving shaft houses for stamping mill, Calumet-Hecla Mines, Calumet, Mich. [Good photo of a train carrying several cars filled with ore. Several mining buildings and part of the town in background.]

Scanned: December 14, 2009


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads Isle Royale Rock Train [Image showing the rock train with cars full of ore. Shafthouse is also pictured.]

Scanned: November 24, 2009


12 Yard Auto Air Dump Car

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, 12 Yard Auto Air Dump Car, All Steel with wood floor, steel lined designed by the Western Wheeled Scraper Co., of Aurora, Illinois

Scanned: September 8, 2008


Quincy Mining Company - Technological Support Facilities at the Mine Location (Railroads, Machine Shops, Blacksmith Shops, Dry Houses, Compressor and Boiler Houses Plus General Views of the Mine.

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Railroads, Cars QMC locomotives at mine location.

Scanned: September 24, 2008


Quincy Mining Company - Technological Support Facilities at the Mine Location (Railroads, Machine Shops, Blacksmith Shops, Dry Houses, Compressor and Boiler Houses Plus General Views of the Mine.

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Railroads, Cars Deteriorated rail cars at mine location.

Scanned: September 24, 2008


Calumet & Hecla Yard, Hecla & Torch Lake Railroad

Transportation, Railroads, Railroad Companies, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Calumet & Hecla Yard, Hecla & Torch Lake Railroad [excellent photo with group of men standing in front of two locomotives and mining buildings]

Scanned: December 12, 2005


Copper Shipment

Transportation, Railroads, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Mohawk Mine copper at Copper Range dock on cars. [View of copper slabs loaded on railroad cars that stretch for miles. Box cars and a passenger train are also in the yard.]

Scanned: April 6, 2010


Isle Royale Mass Copper

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Isle Royale Mass Copper on Flat Car [View of a load of ore being transported by the Mineral Range Railroad.]

Scanned: April 30, 2010