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Spitzbergen Locations

Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Persons Underground flashlights in mine of Arctic Coal Co. at Spitzbergen, 700 miles from the North Pole. [A miner looks over a spool of cables and looks at the camera.]

Scanned: July 31, 2007


Men in Cage "going up."

Persons, Manpower, Labor, Historic Sites, Historic Mines Copper Mines and Minng- Companies- Osceola. South Kearsarge, Men in cage "going up."

Scanned: May 24, 2011


Labor - Miners

Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Miners [A group of miners pose on a pile of rocks for a photo. Some of them carry their lunch pails and have candles on their hats.]

Scanned: July 24, 2009


Stamp Mills - Quincy

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Manpower, Labor Quincy Mill #2 Foundation [Image of men working in a pit type of atmosphere.]

Scanned: February 1, 2008


Biography - Frank B. Nancarrow

Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor Frank Nancarrow at Quincy Hoist [Mr. Nancarrow sits on a chair and keeps track of the cars in various levels of the mine.]

Scanned: December 20, 2007


Copper Mines and Mining - Underground Scenes

Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor Either Winona Copper Co., King Philip Copper Co. or Challenge Mine. [Four miners are pictured with shovels and a tram car. Good view of the construction of the drift.]

Scanned: June 17, 2008


Copper Mines and Mining - Underground Scenes

Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor [A miner holding a candle crawls out of a small hole. The photo shows several broken and split timbers surrounding the hole..]

Scanned: June 17, 2008


Quincy Mining Company

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons Last piece of a 300 ton mass of copper 4,000 feet down No. 2 Shaft Quincy. Mr. William Rule in white coat. [Group of miners sit on the mass of copper with their mining equipment.]

Scanned: June 5, 2006


Calumet & Hecla - Building a New Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Manpower, Labor Excavating for safety sets. [Third in a series of 24 photos showing the steps in building a new mine shaft.]

Scanned: October 13, 2009


Calumet & Hecla - Building a New Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Manpower, Labor First timbers to mine suite. [Fourth in a series of 24 photos showing the steps in building a new mine shaft.]

Scanned: October 13, 2009