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Calumet Pond

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Water [Calumet Pond. View of numerous buildings around the pond. Calumet in the distance.]

Scanned: August 13, 2008


Mills - Calumet and Hecla

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Lakes [Calumet and Hecla Mill, Lake Linden. View from the water of the mill buildings at the Lake Linden site.]

Scanned: August 13, 2008


Cities and Towns - Hancock

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Water, Lakes Hancock [Ships are docked on the waterfront. Several homes are shown on the middle section of the photograph while mining operation can be seen on the top of the hill.]

Scanned: August 25, 2008


Naumkeg Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Transportation, Railroads Naumkeg Mine [View of waterfront and railroad. Three mining buildings, one of them being a tall, narrow structure.]

Scanned: June 3, 2009


Copper Mines - St. Clair

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Rivers, Woody Plants, Trees St. Clair Mine [View of the mine. Image appears to have been snapped from the river.]

Scanned: September 27, 2007


Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Lakes, Persons Intake Shaft at C & H Waterworks [A diver, assisted by several men, prepares to investigate the lake.]

Scanned: December 18, 2009


Quincy Smelting Works

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water Quincy Smelting Works and Mining. [Image from across the Portage showing a barren Quincy Hill and Ripley.]

Scanned: February 18, 2010


Old Franklin Mill at Ripley

Buildings, Water, Lakes, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Old Franklin Mill at Ripley [Mill is working at full steam. Good image of a barren Ripley Hill.]

Scanned: February 19, 2010


Smelting Works Lac La Belle

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Water Smelting Works - Lac La Belle [Photo of smelting operations at Lac La Belle]

Scanned: February 23, 2010


Houghton View

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water Houghton from Portage Canal - circa 1960's [ An aerial view of Houghton from the canal. The waterfront, high school building and the Isle Royale rock piles are prominent features.]

Scanned: October 28, 2005