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The Swank Beach Motel

Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Water, Lakes, The Swank Beach Motel and Restaurant Eagle River, Michigan Located on Lake Superior "Like Living on a Ship" Turn left off U.S. 41 on to M-26 at Phoenix to Eagle River - 2 miles. Enjoy your vacation on the largest island in the continental United States. We will be happy to have you aboard. Your hosts, Jim and Norma Swank.

Scanned: November 2, 2010


Calumet & Hecla Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Water, Lakes Calumet & Hecla sandwheel house, pump house and mill, Lake Linden [Photo shows waterfront scene of buildings with operating locomotive]

Scanned: March 21, 2006


Industry

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Water, Lakes, Locomotion, Boats and Boating Lac La Belle Smelter [Photo showing smelter in background. A dock with a building, boats are moored alongside]

Scanned: March 30, 2006


Docks - Marquette

Harbors, Docks, Metal Trade, Iron Industry and Trade, Water, Lakes Ore docks, Marquette [Photo shows several boats docked. Ore cars are on the railroad tracks.]

Scanned: April 13, 2006


C&H Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Buildings, Water, Lakes C&H Mill [An overview shot of the C&H Mills in Lake Linden taken from the water. The negative is imprinted with the words "Calumet and Hecla Mills Lake Linden". The image appears to be the work of Adolph Isler.]

Scanned: November 7, 2005


Stamp Mills - Quincy

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Lakes, View from roof of Quincy Stamp Mill [Bird's eye view of mining operations]

Scanned: February 1, 2008


Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Water, Lakes, Persons New Coal Dock

Scanned: December 21, 2009


Quincy Mining Company - Stamps Mills and Associated Structures on Torch Lake

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Water, Lakes Ruins of QMC stamp mill with Torch Lake in the background and dredge in upper right corner.

Scanned: October 2, 2008


Quincy Mining Company - Quincy Smelter on Portage Lake

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Water, Lakes View of Quincy smelter as seen from the Houghton side of Portage Lake. Cupola building on left with stack; reverberation furnace in center with stack.

Scanned: October 2, 2008


Quincy Mill Hancock

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Water, Lakes, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Quincy Mill Hancock - a good photo from a distance, showing mill, waterfront warehouses, and city of Hancock. [The landscape is nearly void of trees and the Hancock No. 1 shafthouse is in the lower left of the image.]

Scanned: January 24, 2006