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From Isle Royale Mine to Huron Dam

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Historic Sites, Historic Mines From Isle Royale Mine to Huron Dam [A color photo of several houses and buildings near the Huron Dam.]

Scanned: August 22, 2006


Delaware Mining Company

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Historic Sites, Historic Mines Delaware Mining Company [A view of an abandoned wooden shafthouse, poor rock piles, and another building.The scan came from a mounted lantern slide.]

Scanned: August 22, 2006


Quincy Mining Company - Quincy Smelter on Portage Lake

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Historic Sites, Historic Mines, View of Quincy Smelter taken from across Portage Lake. C. 1906

Scanned: October 2, 2008


Cliff Bluff

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Cliff Bluff [A exterior photo of an abandoned mine near a cliff. A log building is in the foreground while the main surface plant is behind.]

Scanned: May 17, 2006


Quincy Mining Company - Quincy Smelter on Portage Lake

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Historic Sites, Historic Mines, View from slag dump of (left to right) railroad warehouse (1901); briquetting plant (1906); cupola building (1898) and machine shop (1907).

Scanned: October 3, 2008


Quincy Mining Company - Individual Houses, Housing Types

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family Sears-Roebuck & Co. Furnished drawing, front and side elevations, 6-15-17, Sheet #1 of 3. Forty houses of this type were built in 1917: 9 at Mesnard, 19 at lower Pewabic, 3 at Pewabic, 2 at Limerick, 3 at Frenchtown, 3 at the Side Hill addition, 1 at Sing-Sing. QMC Single Houses.

Scanned: October 8, 2008


Railroad and Quincy Mine Hoist No.2 Parts

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, [Parts for the construct of the Quincy No.2 hoist. A railroad is seen in the background.]

Scanned: October 23, 2014


Huron Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Huron Mill [A photo of the abandoned Huron Mill in 1903. There are no windows in the structure, but the stonework and the roofs look in relatively good repair. The snow on the ground is melting.]

Scanned: October 18, 2005


Two Men Stand on Platform Above Machinery in Quincy Mine

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons Sam Heather, Bob Mathews [Two men stand on platform above machinery in Quincy Mine Hoist No. 2. Tools are also shown.]

Scanned: October 23, 2014