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Alberta Mill- Stacked Lumber

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Saw Mills, Natural Resources, Forests and Forestry, Woody Plants, Trees [Stacked lumber at the Alberta Mill, now predominately known as the Ford Forestry Center, in Alberta Michigan.]

Scanned: July 30, 2013


Calumet & Hecla - White Pine Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Woody Plants, Trees White Pine Mill Progress Photo - View of Crushing Plant looking N.

Scanned: September 24, 2009


Quincy Mining Company - Stamps Mills and Associated Structures on Torch Lake

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Woody Plants, Trees Ruins of steam turbine building at QMC mill. Built 1921

Scanned: October 2, 2008


Pryor's Mill

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Water, Woody Plants, Trees Our lot and Pryor's Mill (Pryor's Mill from across water) [A photograph of the Pryor Mill through trees]

Scanned: May 4, 2007


Trimountain Mill

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Saw Mills, Woody Plants, Trees, Pine logs, Trimountain Mill Ruins [Photo of piles of unmanufactured logs and what appears to be a tar paper building.]

Scanned: June 29, 2010


Trimountain Mill

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Saw Mills, Woody Plants, Trees, Trimountain Mill Ruins [Image of the remains of the mill.]

Scanned: June 29, 2010


Sawmills - Ford Forestry Center

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Saw Mills, Buildings, Woody Plants, Trees This model sawmill is part of the Ford Forestry Center of Michigan Tech, located at Alberta, MI. The sawmill, town site, and 1700 acres of timberland were included in the gift to the college from the Ford Motor Company Fund. [Photo of one of the buildings at the sawmill.]

Scanned: November 8, 2006


Industries - Logging

Manufacturing Process, Persons, Woody Plants, Trees According to Foreman Supervisor Robert Funke of Baraga, there are about 5,000 cords of pulp logs on the Marathon Corporation lots at L'Anse. The clam is lifting poplar logs already peeled and loading them in gondolas for shipment to Wausau, Wis. for paper making. [Image of the massive amount of logs being readied for shipment.]

Scanned: April 15, 2009


Sawmills - Vulcan Corporation

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Saw Mills, Buildings, Woody Plants, Trees Work in the new sawmill of the Vulcan Corporation got underway yesterday as the firm began the first day of sawing since fire destroyed its former mill on Jan. 25, 1956. Virtually all of the timber to be sawed is going into the manufacture of furniture and allied items. Some 80 men are employed on two shifts in the mill and about 100 are working in the woods. Much more efficient than the last milll, the present structure features more modernism and all new machinery. The photo shows the mill and a portion of the large yard. Donken has also been known as "Beaver." The name is taken from the first three letters of the first name of Donald and Kenneth Case. [View of the sawmill yard with stacks and stacks of lumber.]

Scanned: April 3, 2009


Log Towing

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Saw Mills, Woody Plants, Trees [Numerous logs on a horse drawn sled in winter.]

Scanned: October 11, 2011