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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


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Manufacturing Process, Buildings, Mutual Water, Power & Light Co. - Mills - General view of plant. [Exterior view of plant and surrounding buildings.]

Scanned: December 2, 2009


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Manufacturing Process, Buildings, Tamarack Mill. Buddles. [Interior view of the mill showing several buddles used to separate copper from waste material.]

Scanned: December 2, 2009


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Water, Buildings, Manufacturing Process Isle Royale Mills. General view of coal docks. [View of docks with a small building at the end of the pier.]

Scanned: December 2, 2009


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Water, Buildings, Manufacturing Process Isle Royale Mills. General view of pumping plant. [Exterior view of the plant.]

Scanned: December 2, 2009


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Water, Buildings, Manufacturing Process Isle Royale Mills. General view. [Exterior view of the mill in operation.]

Scanned: December 2, 2009


Fuse Factory - Eagle Harbor

Buildings, Manufacturing Process, Water Dam and Fuse Factory, Eagle Harbor, Mich. [Exterior view of the side of the factory facing the gushing waters of the dam.]

Scanned: November 29, 2010


Franklin Mill

Manufacturing Process, Buildings, Franklin Mill [View of buildings at the mill.]

Scanned: January 10, 2011


Tamarack Regrinding Plant

Manufacturing Process, Buildings, Persons Tamarack Regrinding Plant, looking North. [A man in a long coat stands among the piles of timbers and rails at the plant. Other workers stand on the beams of the structure. The sky is filled with smoke from stacks at various locations.]

Scanned: January 10, 2011


Oceola Pump

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Hydraulic Machinery, Buildings Osceola Mill, Sand Disposal Pump [Sand Disposal Pump inside a large warehouse type building]

Scanned: December 6, 2006