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Comp. Italian Hall Disaster

Labor Movements, Buildings, Accidents Comp. Italian Hall Disaster [A composite photo of pictures from the Italian Hall disaster. The photo shows the exterior of the hall, the interior, the deceased children and the funeral. The original photo is blurry.]

Scanned: April 17, 2006


1913-1914 Strike

Labor Movements, Military Structures, Buildings [Encampment in Calumet showing tents and mining buildings in background.]

Scanned: January 12, 2010


Strikers

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Labor Movements, Labor Unions [A group of people stand in front of a sandstone building carrying signs that read: "We mean Hietala, Brander, Mikko, Pietila, Alane, Warmanen, Reinikainen" "No Red Flag For Us", "We Mean What We Say", "40,000 Finns Demand Mikko Must Go", "We Want Work, Peace, Plenty - Not Agitators".]

Scanned: January 12, 2010


3 men doing construction in the winter

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Seasons, Winter, Manpower, Labor 3 men doing construction in the winter [A pile of lumber and a few houses are visible. The original photo is very blurry.]

Scanned: April 10, 2006


3 men doing construction

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Manpower, Labor, Seasons, Winter 3 men doing construction, winter [A few houses are visible in the background. The original photo is very blurry.]

Scanned: April 10, 2006


Agriculture

Agriculture, Manpower, Labor, Buildings, Farm Buildings, Barns Potato Disease Control Meeting [Several men meet in the potato field. Two of the men sit among the plants.]

Scanned: June 26, 2007


Buildings - Amphidrome

Buildings, Sport Facilities, Arenas, Persons, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor Construction of the Amphidrome. [Impressive photo of the skeleton form of the building. Some of the workers stand on the very top of the structure.]

Scanned: January 16, 2008


Powder House

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining [Strike era photograph of a young man walking past a cord wood powder house.]

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Labor Disputes - Strike Parade

Labor Movements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining [Strike parade marches through downtown Houghton. The Douglass building can be seen as well as several other buildings on Shelden Avenue.]

Scanned: December 9, 2013


Labor Disputes - 1913 Strike

Labor Movements, Persons, Buildings [People march down a road in demonstration of the Copper Country Strike of 1913 - 1914. The group, consisting of a marching band as well as miners, move past a number of down town establishments. Some such establishments include: a piano and music store, a shoe store, The Crown and J. B. Rasterll...'s Tailor shop.]

Scanned: December 10, 2013