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Roads - M26

Persons, Manpower, Labor, Transportation, Automotive This crane, helping remove the viaduct from M26 near Lake Linden, wasnt exactly on the beam today, but it was pretty close. The machine was loading beams from the reinforced concrete viaduct onto a truck when too heavy a load toppled it into this undignified position. It took another crane and one small truck crane to get it back on its feet. The bucket in the picture was not being used, since the beams were being removed in a cable sling. [Image of the crane on its side. Several workers look on.]

Scanned: November 12, 2007


White Pine Copper Company

Manpower, Labor, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Automotive Underground scene at White Pine Copper Company. [Image of two men in a jeep parked next to a heavy piece of equipment.]

Scanned: December 3, 2008


1913-1914 Strike

Persons, Industrial Relations, Labor Disputes, Strikes and Lockouts, Transportation, Automotive Mother Jones and Guy Miller. Miller is member of Executive Com. of W. F. M. of Joplin, MO - editor of Miner's Bulletin. [Two unidentifed men ride with Mother Jones in a vintage automobile.]

Scanned: June 20, 2007


Calumet & Hecla - Building a New Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Transportation, Automotive Temporary rock bin and bucket dump. [Twenty-two in a series of 24 photos showing the steps in building a new mine shaft.]

Scanned: October 14, 2009