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Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation, Human Settlements [A rail line runs directly up a steep mountainside from near a timber building to a mine. An aerial tramway terminal and several related towers are visible on the mountain].

Scanned: March 26, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Human Settlements, History, Modern, 20th Century V-10-1911 [A small stream runs by the foreground. A small settlement, a mine, and an aerial tramway are visible in the background. The mine and tramway are positioned on the high slopes of a mountain].

Scanned: March 26, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Buildings, Human Settlements [View of a mine and settlement from the high slopes of a mountain].

Scanned: April 3, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Human Settlements, History, Modern, 20th Century 9359 Enerbereltipet 1908 Wilse Christiania Arctic Coal Co. Quarters - Longyear - Spitsbergen [A narrow-gauge rail line runs through a small settlement at the foot of a mountain].

Scanned: April 8, 2008


Cliff Location

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Human Settlements, Cliff Location Looking East [Panoramic view of Cliff Location]

Scanned: May 25, 2010


Calumet and Hecla 50th Anniversary

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manners and Customs, Festivals, Human Settlements Calumet & Hecla 50th Anniversary. [Panoramic view of the celebration. ]

Scanned: January 18, 2011


Dams - Redridge

Earthwork, Dams, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Top photo: The building of the Salmon Trout Steel dam at Redridge by the Baltic Mining Co. in 1901-02. Note smoke stack on right, that of the Atlantic Stamp mill which operated from 1892-1912. In foreground is the log dam of the Atlantic Mining Co. built in 1892. Bottom photo: Redridge in year 1900. Smokestack on left is that of the Atlantic Mining Co. mill. In extreme left, house on hillside is that of the Atlantic Mining Co. store. It burned down in Sept. of 1912. Then the Baltic built its new and larger store. [Two photos in one showing mining operations as well as a layout of the town of Redridge.]

Scanned: November 8, 2007


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Persons, Human Settlements (10576) (Wilse - Eneret) (Arctic Coal Co. Advent Bay). (B.) Envelope 4. See p. 29. 1909. [Three people walk along a valley floor. A mine, coal storage facility, aerial tramway and settlement is visible in the background].

Scanned: February 28, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, History, Modern, 20th Century (10618) (Eneret - Wilse) (Arctic Coal Co. Longyear City. Advent Bay). (B.) Envelope 6. See p. 29. 1909. [View of a small wooden settlement by the edge of a river bed, under a mountain with a mine and an aerial tramway].

Scanned: March 4, 2008


Spitzbergen Locations

Human Settlements, Buildings, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources Album Cover: "To the man who started it all John M Longyear from his former clerk care S. Sather 1921." Longyear Valley. [A rail line runs through a small settlement in a valley surrounded by large snowy mountains].

Scanned: June 24, 2008