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Calumet & Hecla - Building a New Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Woody Plants, Trees Brushing of pole line. [Second in a series of 24 photos showing the steps in building a new mine shaft.]

Scanned: October 13, 2009


Copper Mines - Osceola North Kearsarge

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Buildings Osceola North Kearsarge. #4 Rockhouse. [Interior view of the rockhouse and workers.]

Scanned: August 26, 2009


Copper Mines - Allouez

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Miners, Copper Miners, [Underground photo of a miner looking at a box marked Atlas Powder Co.]

Scanned: September 16, 2009


Quincy Mining Company - Quincy Smelter on Portage Lake

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Historic Sites, Historic Mines, View of Quincy Smelter taken from across Portage Lake. C. 1906

Scanned: October 2, 2008


Calumet & Hecla Shafts

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Persons Hecla Shafts from Red Jacket Road down Mine Street. [View of the shafts looking down a barren road devoid of trees and grass.]

Scanned: September 17, 2009


Michigan State Troopers

Labor Movements, Peace Officers, Police, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Michigan State Troopers- Calumet and Quincy

Scanned: July 8, 2014


Mohawk and Wolverine Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Mohawk and Wolverine Mill from top of trestle looking down at ore cars. [A blanket of snow layers the landscape. View of several ore cars and buildings.]

Scanned: May 7, 2010


Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Automatic Loader for 81st Level Haulage

Scanned: January 5, 2010


Quincy Mining Company - Technological Support Facilities at the Mine Location (Railroads, Machine Shops, Blacksmith Shops, Dry Houses, Compressor and Boiler Houses Plus General Views of the Mine.

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Ruins of No. 7 boiler house (1898)

Scanned: September 25, 2008


Ridge Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Woody Plants, Ridge Mine, Ontonogan Co. [Scan of a photograph showing the rough image of the Ridge Mine]

Scanned: October 1, 2007