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Rock Cavern

Historic Sites, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, [Four patrons marvel while exploring an underground cavern.]

Scanned: January 14, 2015


Cliff Mine

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Cliff Mine in 1927 being reopened 1928 [View of mining operations at the Cliff with smoke coming out of one of the stacks.]

Scanned: March 10, 2010


Cliff Mine

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, View from top of Cliff, looking down on the Cliff Mine [Image showing the rocky bluff and settlement below.]

Scanned: March 10, 2010


Copper Furnace

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Copper furnace for separation of copper from rock, Clark Mine. [Photo of the stone and brick furnace.]

Scanned: March 11, 2010


Strike Era Telegraph

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Industrial Relations, Labor Disputes, Strikes and Lockouts, History, Modern, 20th Century Telegraph reads: Two hundred men from the north end have just marched to the Centennial shooting off firearms. Centennial is working with small force but I have just given orders to close down. Every mine in the district is closed. About seventy-five percent of the men in Calumet brance working. No 16 working but will undoubtedly have to close tonight. Have just had conference with heads of departments and have started swearing in deputies. Hope to have over five hundred deputies, possibly one thousand today. [Corrispondence between Quincy A. Shaw and James MacNaughton.]

Scanned: May 30, 2013


Strike Era Telegraph

Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Industrial Relations, Labor Disputes, Strikes and Lockouts, History, Modern, 20th Century Telegraph from the Western Union Telegraph Company to Quincy A. Shaw. Telegraph reads: Varis horrify men fragile the numerous embarrass have just matroned topple cadison significanceing off festals. Cadison is wrestling with small flood but I have just given outside topple colic drop-scene. Every misdirect imperious disperse is coliced. About verun-versian percent of the men imperious calumet bonnet wrestling, nook vadnan verth wrestling but will undoubtedly have topple colic trachea. Have just had complain with hellishs of designs and have started suppressing imperious dementias. Hope to have organic versian horrify dementias possibly vandan tighten torpor. Sent from James Macnaughton.[Coded messege.]

Scanned: May 30, 2013


Agassiz Park - Calumet

Parks, Historic Sites, Memorials, Persons [A crowd of people gather for dedication ceremonies of the memorial.]

Scanned: October 29, 2009


Agassiz Park - Calumet

Parks, Historic Sites, Memorials, Persons [View of the statue in the park with well manicured lawns, shrubs and trees.]

Scanned: October 29, 2009


Agassiz Park - Calumet

Parks, Historic Sites, Memorials, Woody Plants, Trees [Photo of the statue sitting at the end of a tree lined path.]

Scanned: October 29, 2009


Agassiz Park - Calumet

Parks, Historic Sites, Memorials, Manners and Customs, Recreation [Image of the tennis courts in use at the park.]

Scanned: October 29, 2009