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Drill and Blacksmith Shop

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Industries, Engineering "The following equipment (dotted figures) appears in a blueprint dated March 10, 1908, 'Drill Shop for Quincy Mine," but was moved or disposed of to make way for addictional pushcar tracks laid in 1914. This plan reflects the 1914 layout according to a blueprint dated July 10, 1914, "Plan of Blacksmith Shop as Rearranged 1914." [Floor drawings of a Quincy Blacksmith Shop and Loft.]

Scanned: March 10, 2014


Portage Lake Smelting Works

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper smelting works Portage Lake, L.S. [Stereoview card with two side-by-side photos.]

Scanned: November 12, 2009


Baltic Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Batlic Mine - shaft and plant [Exterior view of the mining operations at Baltic.]

Scanned: August 25, 2010


Copper Mining

Persons, Miners, Copper Miners, Manpower, Labor Underground Filling Train Car - Locomotive in foreground. [Image of two miners, one in the locomotive the other in the car behind holding a shovel.]

Scanned: November 12, 2008


Calumet & Hecla Foundry

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Foundries, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor Foundry [Interior view of foundry and men at work.]

Scanned: October 9, 2009


Calumet and Hecla Mills and Reclamation Plant - Dredge Discharge

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, , Dredge Discharge - Rubbish Screen [An exterior photo showing equipment at the shore end of the pontoon line from the dredge. This equipment was used to separate larger pieces of junk from the stamp sand.]

Scanned: January 11, 2006


Quincy Mining Company - Underground Scenes: Conveyances For Hoisting Men, Rock and Water

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Underground view showing miners cutting mass copper by hand. Note candles for illumination. Mining captain in white.

Scanned: September 25, 2008


Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Disasters, Mine Accidents, A rescue crew near shaft house, Calumet-Hecla Mines, Calumet, Mich. [Men outfitted in masks and tanks resembling scuba diving gear pose for a photo while transporting a man on a stretcher.]

Scanned: December 15, 2009


Calumet and Hecla - Unwatering the Osceola Lode

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, , Various pictures of the unwatering of the Osceola Lode Project. [Unknown piece of equipment.]

Scanned: February 9, 2010


Rescue and Safety

Miners, Manpower, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Rescue and Safety Related Pictures at Ahmeek No. 3 and No. 4

Scanned: May 31, 2013