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Osceola Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Osceola Mine - Car for lowering miners. [A full car load of miners prepare to descend.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Copper Miners - Rockland, Michigan

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Group of copper miners in Rockland, Michigan. Picture throught to be taken before 1900. Name of the mining company is unknown. Back row: Mert Shiroda is the taller of the two men standing in front of the window. Middle row: Fred Shiroda is the fourth man from the right. He has a mustache and is wearing a lighter colored hat.

Scanned: September 23, 2010


Franklin Rock House

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor Franklin Rock House - Interior [Interior view of men at work in the rock house.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Tamarack Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Manpower, Labor Tamarack Mill - Jigs [Interior view of workers, some of them appear to be children, working at the mill.]

Scanned: May 18, 2009


Tamarack #1 Hoisting Plant

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Buildings Tamarack #1 Hoisting Plant [A man operates the miniature which indicates the location of skips in the mine shaft.]

Scanned: May 13, 2009