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Old C & H Mills

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Buildings Old C & H mills. [View of milling operations and surrounding buildings.]

Scanned: January 20, 2010


Calumet & Hecla Stamp Mills

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork Calumet & Hecla stamp mills, boilers, automatic stokers. [Image looks down a runway between two banks of machinery in a C&H stamp mill.]

Scanned: September 10, 2014


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork Calumet and Hecla Stamp Mills Boilers Automatic Stokers. [Interior view of the mill showing several boilers.

Scanned: November 4, 2009


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork Calumet and Hecla Stamp Mills. Power House Switch board. [A man checks the controls on an enormous switch board.]

Scanned: November 4, 2009


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork Calumet and Hecla Stamp Mills. Power Plant. Steam Turbine. [Interior view of the plant showing the equipment.]

Scanned: November 4, 2009


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork Calumet and Hecla Stamp Mills. Pump "Michigan" built in 1889 by I. P. Morris Co., Philadelphia. Capacity 60 million gallons in 24 hours. Used from 1889 to 1939, when the Calumet mills closed down, to supply water for milling operations.

Scanned: November 6, 2009


Old Wolverine Stamp Mill

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings Old Wolverine Stamp Mill at mine site [View of the stamp mill that appears to be constructed in three tiers.]

Scanned: September 13, 2010


Stamp Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Buildings Osceola Stamp Mill [Excellent photo of the mill as viewed from the Lake]

Scanned: October 2, 2007


Shaft Houses - Red Jacket

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manufacturing Process Red Jacket Shaft, Calumet, MI [Image of the shaft house and surrounding buildings.]

Scanned: February 21, 2007


Stamps

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings [Early sketch of stamp mill in Keweenaw County. A man is shown at the upper right feeding ore into the top of a mill using two sets of Cornish drop stamps. Another man is seen to the right and processed mineral and water are seen exiting the bottom of the machinery. Although this illustration does not carry an attribution, it is likely done by Benson John Lossing and William Barritt, active illustrators of the late Nineteenth Century who are credited with the other illustrations in this publication.]

Scanned: November 17, 2006