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1913 Strike-National Guard

Labor Movements, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining 1913 Strike-National Guard behind old armory, C&H pay office and library [A large number of tents pitched in a field near the Calumet and Hecla offices. ]

Scanned: January 12, 2010


National Guard

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Labor Movements, Armed Forces, Soldiers National Guard tents [A photo of soldiers and men in front of several National Guard tents. One of them appears to be eating a donut.]

Scanned: January 12, 2010


National Guard

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Armed Forces, Soldiers [Image of three national guard men on one side of the picture and a group of men on the other side posing on a pile of logs.]

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


Freda Copper Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Freda Copper Mill - Freda. [Two wooden buildings with a wood post and wire fence in the foreground. A large steel smokestack is visible as are two women in fancy dress.]

Scanned: August 19, 2005


Mining Structures

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Railroads, Cars, Transportation, Railroads Railroad scene. [A photo a rail line heading into a mining location. Several wooden mining structures are located in the background and there are railroad flatcars and ties visible in the foreground.]

Scanned: August 19, 2005


Iron Mine Headframe

Metal Trade, Iron Industry and Trade, Iron Mines and Mining, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Iron Mines and Mining, Railroads, Cars Steel shaft - Norrie Mines - Ironwood [A photo of an open steel mine headframe with rail cars loading ore. Another headfame and poor rock piles are visible in the background.]

Scanned: August 19, 2005


Unidentified Mining Scene

Metal Trade, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Railroads, Buildings and Structures Mining scene - no identification [Photo of numerous wooden mining structures. Several railroad tresles and tracks are also visible.The photo is faded and mounted on a cardboard matte.]

Scanned: August 19, 2005


House and Mine Shaft

Buildings, Dwellings, Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Road to house and mine shaft - possibly Quincy Location with shaft #7 in the background. [Autumn landscape scene with a dirt road, house, picket fence, mine structures and a shaft-rockhouse. Photo mounted on a matte backing embossed with J.W. Nara Photo - Calumet, Mich.]

Scanned: August 2, 2005


Miners Underground

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Miners, Copper Miners, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Miner Underground [A photo of six miners underground. Most of them have their shirts off and they are all wearing helmets with oil lamps. One miner is posing with a sledge.]

Scanned: March 17, 2006