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Old Colony Shaft

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Persons Old Colony Shaft [A photo of a wooden headframe with a skip on the skip road. A hoist house is visible in the background and three men, a woman and a dog are posing for the photograph. ]

Scanned: October 7, 2005


S. Hecla Hoist Drum

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, #11 Shaft, Calumet & Hecla; S. Hecla Hoist Drum [Distorted photo of people gathered around and on top of the drum.]

Scanned: May 18, 2006


Ice cutting - Huron Dam

Industries, Service Industries, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons Ice cutting - Huron Dam [An exterior photo of three men harvesting ice at the Huron Dam. Two horse-drawn carts and the Huron Mill are in the background. One of the carts is labelled Huron Dam Ice - Meyers Bros. Phone 205.]

Scanned: October 18, 2005


Copper Mines & Mining - Unidentified

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Buildings Hopper [A worker stands on the metal structure. ]

Scanned: October 27, 2006


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


Alexander Agassiz

Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Alexander Agassiz [A studio posed portrait of Alexander Agassiz along with his signature.]

Scanned: December 19, 2005


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 & Mining - Copper Range Mining Company

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Buildings "Dry" (washing troughs).

Scanned: December 4, 2008


Biography - Dr. James Bayd

Persons, Metal Trade, Iron Industry and Trade, Iron Mines and Mining, Dr. James Bayd, White Pine Mining Co., President. [Head and shoulders photo of Dr. Bayd.]

Scanned: December 19, 2007