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Artifacts

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Natural Resources, Persons Artifacts (Copper implements) [Aboriginal Tools, (Michigan Tech Centennial Page xvii)]

Scanned: December 13, 2007


Aboriginal Miners

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Natural Resources, Persons Aboriginal copper miners of Isle Royale, Lake Superior. [Two Native Americans work on rocks with hand tools (sculptures, Michigan Tech Centennial Page xvii)]

Scanned: December 14, 2007


Mass Copper

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Natural Resources, This mass of pure copper, weighing about 6,000 lbs., was found upon the property of the Minong Mining Company situated at McCargoe Cove, Isle Royale, L.S. It was taken from an ancient mine pit 16.5 feet deep, and is just discovered, showing ancient stone hammer marks. [Large piece of mass copper on a cart of some kind (Michigan Tech Centennial Page xviii)]

Scanned: December 13, 2007


Winter view of Rockhouse

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining #1 R. House Tamarack (also #1 R.H. Isle Royal)

Scanned: May 9, 2014


Ahmeek Mill Lot Plan

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Buildings Calumet & Hecla Consolidated Copper Companies. Lot plan, location & topography for all buildings of Ahmeek Mill in Hubbell, Michigan. Drawings made by Stone & Webster Engineering Corporation.

Scanned: August 13, 2014