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Men in Cage "going up."

Persons, Manpower, Labor, Historic Sites, Historic Mines Copper Mines and Minng- Companies- Osceola. South Kearsarge, Men in cage "going up."

Scanned: May 24, 2011


Historic Sites, Memorials, Manpower, Labor, No plaque tells the story of this rock submarine floating on the grass alongside U.S. 41 in Kearsarge. The U-boat reproduction was a WPA project to provide work during the depression. The Houghton County Road Commission furnished the idea and some of the materials, WPA provided labor, and School District No. 2 (now part of the Calumet Public Schools) also donated materials. [Photo of the stone boat sculpture complete with guns.]

Scanned: January 7, 2009

Men in Quarry

Historic Sites, Manpower, Labor, [Men in Quarry, possibly the sandstone quarry in Jacobsville, Michigan.]

Scanned: May 16, 2013

Mine Site Construction- Core Wall

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor Showing core wall about completed. [From:] Progress Pictures showing construction during 1909 of Winona Copper Co., King Philip Copper Co., Challenge Mine. Houghton County, Michigan.

Scanned: July 26, 2012

Men Working in Quincy Mine Hoist

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Manpower, Labor, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining [Two men working in the Quincy Mine Hoist No.2 in Hancock, Michigan.]

Scanned: October 28, 2014