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Miners Underground

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Miners, Copper Miners, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Miner Underground [A photo of six miners underground. Most of them have their shirts off and they are all wearing helmets with oil lamps. One miner is posing with a sledge.]

Scanned: March 17, 2006


Calumet and Hecla - Protective Clothing

Miners, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Aluminized asbestos coveralls Silvabestos gauntlets. Ordered for smelter. [Photo of one of the men modeling the suit.]

Scanned: October 21, 2009


Calumet and Hecla - Protective Clothing

Miners, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress John Sitar models a football helmet to show more complete coverage than present hard hats used in underground work. [John shows off the football head gear.]

Scanned: October 19, 2009


Calumet and Hecla - Protective Clothing

Miners, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress John Cole shows front view of AO's hard hat with supplement attached.

Scanned: October 20, 2009


Calumet and Hecla - Protective Clothing

Miners, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress John Sitar wears only the AO supplement to hard hat.

Scanned: October 20, 2009


Miners

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Persons, Miners, Copper Miners Alex Swanson [Mr. Swanson is pictured dressed in miners clothing.]

Scanned: June 8, 2010


Man Engine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Miners, Copper Miners, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Man Engine designed by J.W. Rawlins [A group of miners ride and wait to ride a man engine out of the mine (Michigan Tech Centennial Page 12)]

Scanned: January 17, 2008


Man Car

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Miners, Copper Miners Mine shaft team [A way of moving men in and out of the mine using a flat car (Michigan Tech Centennial Page 16)]

Scanned: January 17, 2008


Drilling

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Miners, Copper Miners Drilling in a Copper Mine [An artistic rendering of underground work in a copper mine (Michigan Tech Centennial Page 17)]

Scanned: January 17, 2008


C&H #17 Miners

Miners, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining #17 Amygdaloid, which was south and east of junction of M203 and US41. Note: mixture of oil and carbide lamps. [A group of miners posed for a photograph. One man is dressed in a suit and hat.]

Scanned: November 29, 2005