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Calumet and Hecla Dry Dock at Point Mills

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Dry Dock at Point Mills

Scanned: January 22, 2010


Calumet and Hecla - Copper Rods

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Buildings, Water Copper Rods on Dock [Image of several neatly stacked piles of copper rods.]

Scanned: February 8, 2010


Quincy Mining Company - Stamps Mills and Associated Structures on Torch Lake

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Water, Lakes Ruins of QMC stamp mill with Torch Lake in the background and dredge in upper right corner.

Scanned: October 2, 2008


Quincy Mining Company - Quincy Smelter on Portage Lake

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Water, Lakes View of Quincy smelter as seen from the Houghton side of Portage Lake. Cupola building on left with stack; reverberation furnace in center with stack.

Scanned: October 2, 2008


Cole's Creek - Copper Range Co. Reclamation

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Reclamation was the last act of survival of Copper Range at its mill at Freda. During the months of May through November of 1966-67, Copper Range reclaimed "stamp sands" from the lake shores of Freda, Redridge and in this photo at Cole's Creek. Copper was extracted from the sands and after the sands gave out, Copper Range closed its mill at Freda on November 4, 1967.

Scanned: April 30, 2009


North Tamarack Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Water north Tamarack Mine from Daisy Field [Photo of the number three and four shaft houses from across the pond]

Scanned: October 8, 2007


Cole's Creek

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Seasons, Winter, Water, Rivers Michigan Smelter, [Cole's] creek

Scanned: May 14, 2014


Quincy Mill Hancock

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Water, Lakes, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Quincy Mill Hancock - a good photo from a distance, showing mill, waterfront warehouses, and city of Hancock. [The landscape is nearly void of trees and the Hancock No. 1 shafthouse is in the lower left of the image.]

Scanned: January 24, 2006


Cliff Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Water Cliff Mine Views (over water at Cliffs) [View of cliff with a few buildings]

Scanned: April 24, 2006


Reclamation

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Water, Reclamation plant

Scanned: May 21, 2014