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Spitzbergen Locations

Buildings, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Wildlife-Related Recreation, Hunting, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources A Good "Riper" catch. Advent Bay, Spitsbergen. Bill Gibbs in front of old Eng. Co.'s Camp. [A man holding a rifle sits in the snow. Dwellings and a mountain are in the background.]

Scanned: March 5, 2008


Hecla Smith Shop

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Hecla Smith Shop [An exterior photo of a poor rock building with men in front. A shaft-rockhouse with a covered skip road is in the background.]

Scanned: May 11, 2006


Centennial shaft house

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Centennial shaft house [A photo of a miner standing in front of a Centennial shaft house. The man is carrying a lunch pail and has a candle on his hat. Several other men also appear in the background.]

Scanned: October 7, 2005


Apron Dumping

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Calumet # 16 Osceola Lode, A man oversees Apron Dumping in the rockhouse.

Scanned: October 26, 2007


Greetings from Keweenaw County, Michigan

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Buildings Greetings from Keweenaw County, Michigan [A photo of the Club House Gardens at Keweenaw Park Resort and the Ahmeek #3 and 4 shaft-rockhouse. The photo is mounted on post card stock.]

Scanned: July 26, 2011


Old Franklin Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Cycling Old Franklin Mine [A photo of a line of shafthouses and rock piles. Three men with bicycles appear in the foreground.]

Scanned: October 19, 2005


C&H Rock House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress C&H Rock House [Photo of miners posed outside of the Calumet and Hecla Rock House]

Scanned: October 16, 2007


Hecla Rock House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Hecla Rock House [A man leans against rail cars as they wait to be processed at the Calumet & Hecla Rock House]

Scanned: October 18, 2007