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MTU Students - Field Trips

Persons, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher Pewabic Cradle [Students and men dressed in suits take notes on the structure.]

Scanned: June 5, 2009


Copper Mining

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Woody Plants, Trees A Temporary Headframe [A man stands next to a wooden frame place over the shaft. A ladder can be seen going into the shaft.]

Scanned: June 5, 2009


MTU Students - Field Trip

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Persons The "Bunch" underground at the Prince of Wales Iron Mine, Negaunee, MI. [A group of students dressed in mining gear pose for a photo.]

Scanned: June 5, 2009


MTU Students - Field Trip

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Persons Champion March. [Several students carrying their miners lunch buckets head for the mine.]

Scanned: June 5, 2009


Railroads - Mineral Range

Persons, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads Mass copper loaded on Mineral Range Railroad flatcar. HAER Report MI-2-102 [One of the railroad employees stands with the copper on flatcar #69.]

Scanned: June 9, 2009


Biography - Samuel B. Harris

Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Samuel B. Harris from "Man of Progress of Michigan" F565.M55 pg. 253. [Image of Mr. Harris, agent and superintendent of Quincy Mine, Hancock, MI]

Scanned: December 18, 2007


Quincy Mining Company - Mining Captains

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Miners, Copper Miners Mining Captains: Wm. H. Rule, Wm. S. Piper, Geroge Williams, Jerry ONeill, Matt Pelto, Henry Jenkins, George Kopp, Richard Coombs, Con ONeill, Tom Maunders, George Jacobs, Thomas B. Whittle and Charles Kendall. [The captains pose for a photo on the stairs of a building with a porch.]

Scanned: August 12, 2009


William Paine

Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, William Paine [A studio posed portrait of William Paine in a suit.]

Scanned: December 19, 2005


William Paine

Persons, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, William Paine [A studio posed portrait of William Paine with his signature at the bottom.]

Scanned: December 19, 2005


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