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C&H Shaft-rockhouse

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads Mine Shaft - Location Unknown [A photo of a shaft-rockhouse on the Calumet conglomerate lode. An exposed skip road, a collar house and a locomotive are also visible.]

Scanned: March 17, 2006


Copper Range Railroad

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Copper Range Railroad - Construction [A photo of a track crew laying new rails for the railroad. A tall shaft-house appears in the background. Same as MTU Neg 02578.]

Scanned: March 21, 2006


Copper Mines & Mining - Unidentified

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Power-Plants, Transportation Electric Station, Lake Linden [Several horse and buggies line the dirt road on a rainy day]

Scanned: April 11, 2006


Charcoal Kiln

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Transportation Charcoal Kiln [Abandoned beehive charcoal kiln. Man with horse-drawn vehicle is visible in background.]

Scanned: May 12, 2006


Cliff Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation Deserted Village - Old Cliff Mine [A man driving a horse and buggy is shown next to a group of log cabins.]

Scanned: August 7, 2006


Atlantic Tram

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Atlantic Tram [The tram building for Atlantic Mine]

Scanned: October 26, 2007


Atlantic Tram

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Atlantic Tram [A view down the tram line for Atlantic Mine]

Scanned: October 29, 2007


LaSalle #2 Surface Plant

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads La Salle #2 shaft surface plant #285 [An exterior view of a shaft-rockhouse. The hoist house, pulley stands, boiler house and smokestack are prominent in the image. Rail cars and a rail line are also visible.]

Scanned: October 11, 2005


Cities and Towns - Hancock

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Roads, Road in Houghton overlooking Quincy Mine [The Quincy Mine structures protrude over the horizon in this photo taken from a dirt road in Houghton.]

Scanned: April 3, 2008


C&H snow plow

Transportation, Railroads, Seasons, Winter, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining C&H snow plow [A photo of a dedicated snow plow locomotive.]

Scanned: December 14, 2005