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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


Tram Tracks

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Water [Miner riding tram cars down a hill.]

Scanned: December 15, 2013


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