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Group of children at the Cliff Mine

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Group of children at the Cliff Mine [A large gathering of children at the Cliff Mine. The children are all dressed up and a few adults are also pictured. The remains of the Cliff mine location are in the background.]

Scanned: December 16, 2005


Delaware Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Historic Sites, Historic Mines Delaware Mine [An overview shot of the Delaware Mine. An older shafthouse and hoist house are in the foreground, while the rest of the town makes up the bulk of the photo. A rockhouse and elevated tramroad are on the left side of the photo. The original negative is somewhat damaged.]

Scanned: May 11, 2006


Cities & Towns - Trimountain

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings Trimountain

Scanned: August 17, 2006


Cities & Towns - Calumet

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Calumet N. from Calumet & 3rd St., Laurium [Good photo showing fenced in residences and mining operations in the background.]

Scanned: October 23, 2006


Copper Mines & Mining - Companies - Calumet & Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings GH&S Engine House, Calumet [View of the engine house and a portion of the surrounding town. Ore cars can be seen on the tracks.]

Scanned: October 23, 2006


Cities & Towns - Calumet

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining C&H Location [A group of fenced in residences with ladders on the roof are pictured. Laundry hangs on the line, plows and other farming equipment as well as stacks of wood are stored on the properties. Mining company buildings are seen in the background.]

Scanned: October 24, 2006


Cities & Towns - Calumet

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family Calumet - N. from Calumet & 3rd St., Laurium [Groups of houses with mining smokestacks in the background]

Scanned: October 24, 2006


Cities & Towns - Calumet

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Dwellings South from Calumet stack. [Almost a bird's eye view of this section of Calumet.]

Scanned: October 24, 2006


Lithograph of Calumet Village

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Dwellings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Lithograph of Calumet Village, now site of proposed Coppertown, U.S.A (1881). [A bird's eye view drawing of the village of Calumet showing mining structures, agricultural areas as well as business and residential dwellings]

Scanned: February 15, 2006


Cities & Towns - Hancock

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Road in Houghton overlooking Quincy Mine [Image taken from a dirt road in Houghton showing the Quincy mining operations in Hancock.]

Scanned: April 9, 2008