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C&H Shaft-rockhouse

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads Mine Shaft - Location Unknown [A photo of a shaft-rockhouse on the Calumet conglomerate lode. An exposed skip road, a collar house and a locomotive are also visible.]

Scanned: March 17, 2006


Mills

Buildings, Transportation, Railroads, Forest Products Industry Osceola Mill [Image of the mill showing a M.R.R.R. car and milling buildings. Stacks of lumber are shown in the yard.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Hecla Rock House, Calumet

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Railroads, Cars Hecla Rock House, Calumet [A photo of a large wooden bulding with an elevated trestle entering on the upper floor. A train of rock cars is in the foreground.]

Scanned: January 16, 2007


Quincy Shaft House No. 2

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Railroads, Cars Quincy Shaft House #2 HAER MI-2-130 [A photo of the No. 2 shaft-rockhouse with a Bureau of Mines railcar in the foreground. The photo may date from 1929 when a fire occured in the No. 2 shaft and the Bureau investigated. The watchmen's compartment from the 1913-1914 strike is still visible on the top of the shaft-rockhouse.]

Scanned: January 16, 2007


Delaware Mine Rock House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Railroads, Cars Delaware Mine Rock House [A photo of a two-story rockhouse at the end of an elevated trestle. A steam locomotive and ore train are also visible.]

Scanned: January 17, 2007


LaSalle #2 Surface Plant

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads La Salle #2 shaft surface plant #285 [An exterior view of a shaft-rockhouse. The hoist house, pulley stands, boiler house and smokestack are prominent in the image. Rail cars and a rail line are also visible.]

Scanned: October 11, 2005


Isle Royale Copper Co.

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads Isle Royale Copper Co. - Locomotive House [Image of the building and water tower.]

Scanned: December 1, 2008


Calumet and Hecla Mining Company General Views

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads General View [Photo taken from the railroad tracks of buildings. Two large smoke stacks are definitely in operation.]

Scanned: January 6, 2010


Shafthouse and Surface Plants No. 5 Tamarack

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads Shafthouse and Surface Plants No. 5 Tamarack [Exterior view of shafthouse and associated buildings. Railroad cars loaded with ore are ready to go. The smoke stack is in full operation.]

Scanned: January 20, 2010


Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Transportation, Railroads Train load of copper rock leaving shaft houses for stamping mill, Calumet-Hecla Mines, Calumet, Mich. [Good photo of a train carrying several cars filled with ore. Several mining buildings and part of the town in background.]

Scanned: December 14, 2009