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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


Isle Royale Copper Co.

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads Isle Royale Copper Co. - Locomotive House [Image of the building and water tower.]

Scanned: December 1, 2008


Red Jacket Shaft Smoke Stack

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Red Jacket Shaft Smoke Stack 250'-0" High. 12'-6" dia. Inside. Engine "Red Jacket" No. 4. [Image of the smoke stack under construction.Several men can be seen standing on the "match stick" scaffolding that surrounds the chimney.]

Scanned: October 15, 2009


C & H Locomotive - Keweenaw

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, The Keweenaw built by the American Locomotive Company, New York for the Calumet & Hecla Consolidated Copper Co. [Image of the brand new engine.]

Scanned: October 16, 2009


C & H Locomotive

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Persons C & H Trap Rock Valley [One of the railroad men takes in the view from the caboose as the train travels through a wooded area.]

Scanned: October 16, 2009


C & H Locomotive

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Woody Plants, Trees C & H North Bound Trap Rock Valley, Ahmeek Mill. [The train travels down the track in a woody area. The mill can be seen in the background.]

Scanned: October 16, 2009


Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Ships, Transportation, Railroads Old Coal Dock [Image of the William B. Davock at the dock along with railroad cars.]

Scanned: December 21, 2009


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