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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


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


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


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 Blacksmith Shop

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons Calumet & Hecla Blacksmith Shop (Isler photo showing group of men outside stone building]

Scanned: April 27, 2006


C & H Shaft No. 15

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons C & H Shaft No. 15 [Several spectators gather, including children to witness the establishment of the shaft by miners.]

Scanned: September 14, 2010