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1913 Strike-National Guard

Labor Movements, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining 1913 Strike-National Guard behind old armory, C&H pay office and library [A large number of tents pitched in a field near the Calumet and Hecla offices. ]

Scanned: January 12, 2010


Buildings - Stores

Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Bars (drinking establishments), Human Settlements, Persons Mass City, Michigan John Maki's Saloon. L-R John Maki, 4th, Allie Kermie. [Six children stand on the porch in front of the saloon with the two men.]

Scanned: February 18, 2008


Cities & Towns - Calumet

Buildings, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining General view of Calumet and Red Jacket. The old Calumet Rock House. [From a distance image of the town and some mining buildings.]

Scanned: March 6, 2008


Cities & Towns - Calumet

Buildings, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Calumet and Hecla Location [Image of a prosperous mining town.]

Scanned: March 6, 2008


Cities & Towns - Calumet

Buildings, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Calumet Location taken from top of water tower looking N. E. towards Centennial Mine. [View of stacks of lumber near buildings and view of the town.]

Scanned: March 6, 2008


Cities & Towns - Calumet

Buildings, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining General view of Calumet and Hecla Location. [View of buildings and mining operations peeking over the top of a line of trees.]

Scanned: March 6, 2008


Cities & Towns - Calumet

Human Settlements, Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Bird's-Eye view of Calumet showing Red Jacket Location. [Taken from book "Art Work of Lake Superior Region of Michigan, part 10 (1898) F572.S9 A7]

Scanned: March 17, 2008


Postcards - Michigan Copper Country

Human Settlements, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Greetings from Michigan Copper Country. Keys to Views: (C) Mining the Ore (O) "F" Shaft (P) Scenic Panorama (P) A Copper Country Citizen (E) Transportation Locks (R) 5,000,000 Pounds Ready for Shipment. [Postcard image of scenes of the area enclosed in each letter spelling COPPER.]

Scanned: July 13, 2009


"Lake Breeze" Eagle Harbor

Human Settlements, Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Hotels, Water "Lake Breeze" Eagle Harbor, Mich. The hotel has been made out of the old Keweenaw Central Railroad warehouse. The water seen near the porch is Lake Superior, while the small boats are in the harbor itself. This used to be a place of refuge during storms but it is not deep enough now.

Scanned: November 2, 2010


Copper Mines & Mining - Calumet & Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Human Settlements, Persons Calumet and Hecla Mining Co. - mining location unidentified mine site showing shaft houses similar to those used at Quincy and log houses for workers c. 1880. Additional print HAER MI-2-10, (Millionaire's Street, Calumet - identified by Rev. Langseth.) [Good photo in tiers showing a few men on the railroad tracks, a row of homes of the cabin type and mining operations on the third level.]

Scanned: July 16, 2008