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Mines - Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, [Probably smoke stack at Red Jacket shaft, Calumet & Hecla. The smoke stack which appears to be under construction.]

Scanned: August 14, 2008


Railroads - Mine Safety Car

Transportation, Railroads, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Mine Rescue car on a siding at shafthouse #2. [A U. S. Bureau of Mines Safety car is shown at the Quincy mine site.]

Scanned: July 27, 2009


Steel Bridge

Transportation, Bridges, Transportation, Railroads, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade Copper Range Railroad steel bridge. [Image shows a portion of a steel bridge operated by the Copper Range Railroad Company in Houghton, MI.]

Scanned: May 26, 2015


Shaft House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Buildings Excellent overhead view of the Calumet & Hecla Shaft House in Calumet, MI; showing surrounding community, buildings, and Rock Train.

Scanned: October 22, 2007


Passenger Car No. 60

Railroad Companies, Railroads, Cars, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade Keweenaw Central Railway Passenger Car. Copper Range Railroad. [Image shows a retired wooden passenger car.]

Scanned: May 28, 2015


Hopper Car

Railroads, Cars, Transportation, Railroads, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Hopper Car #3 Ripley, MI Quincy Mining Company [Image of a rusted car sitting on the tracks.]

Scanned: April 14, 2015


Hopper Car

Railroads, Cars, Transportation, Railroads, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Quincy Mining Company, Ripley, MI. Hopper Car #3 Concentrate. [Image of the end view of the hopper car.]

Scanned: April 14, 2015


Naumkeg Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Transportation, Railroads Naumkeg Mine [View of waterfront and railroad. Three mining buildings, one of them being a tall, narrow structure.]

Scanned: June 3, 2009


Quincy Mine Location - Structures at No. 6

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads View showing old Pewabic engine house (c. 1865) in the foreground, and the new QMC No. 6 shaft rockhouse in the distance. 1892.

Scanned: September 12, 2008


Quincy Mining Company Building

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads, Buildings Ripley, MI Quincy Mining Company Stamp Mill, Wood Mill with approach trestle. [Image of a faded wooden building with a trestle.]

Scanned: April 14, 2015