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Central Mine Company Houses

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Historic Sites, Historic Mines House #60 [Exterior view of the building built close to the road. Some of the windows are boarded up. A screen door still attached to the building is wide open.]

Scanned: August 21, 2008


Central Mine Company Houses

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Historic Sites, Historic Mines House #60 [Interior view of what is left of the kitchen area. A sad looking dog investigates the mess. Insulation is strewn on the floor and sink. Pieces of lumber, broken dishes and a discarded can of OFF bug repllent are laying on the floor.]

Scanned: August 21, 2008


Central Mine Company Houses

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Historic Sites, Historic Mines House #60 [Another interior view this building showing mattresses piled on top of each other. What appears to be tar paper hangs from the ceiling.]

Scanned: August 21, 2008


Central Mine Company Houses

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Historic Sites, Historic Mines House #60 [Another interior view of this building showing a narrow white door, a fuse box and tar paper? hanging from the ceiling. Daylight filters through the open cracks in the walls.]

Scanned: August 21, 2008


Postcards - Michigan Copper Country

Human Settlements, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Greetings from Michigan Copper Country. Keys to Views: (C) Mining the Ore (O) "F" Shaft (P) Scenic Panorama (P) A Copper Country Citizen (E) Transportation Locks (R) 5,000,000 Pounds Ready for Shipment. [Postcard image of scenes of the area enclosed in each letter spelling COPPER.]

Scanned: July 13, 2009


Copper Mines & Mining - Calumet & Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Human Settlements, Persons Calumet and Hecla Mining Co. - mining location unidentified mine site showing shaft houses similar to those used at Quincy and log houses for workers c. 1880. Additional print HAER MI-2-10, (Millionaire's Street, Calumet - identified by Rev. Langseth.) [Good photo in tiers showing a few men on the railroad tracks, a row of homes of the cabin type and mining operations on the third level.]

Scanned: July 16, 2008


C&H Shaft #2

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, C&H Shaft #2 [A photo of a shafthouse in Calumet. The Red Jacket shaft and another structure are visible in the distance. The streets in the foreground are dirt and utility poles are prominent. A lady and her daughter are visible in the foreground.]

Scanned: October 7, 2005


Cities & Towns - Calumet

Human Settlements, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Calumet from Tamarack Store - Red Jacket Shaft [View of town with smoke billowing out of the smokestacks. Some residents have laundry on the line]

Scanned: April 12, 2006


Cities and Towns - Calumet

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Calumet and Hecla from South Hecla Stack (Calumet) [Calumet in background]

Scanned: May 17, 2006


Cities and Towns - Red Jacket

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings Red Jacket from Calumet Stack after 1900 [Good birds eye view of Red Jacket]

Scanned: May 17, 2006