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Copper Country Soldiers and Sailors in the World War

Armed Forces, Soldiers, History, Modern, 20th Century, World War, 1914, 1918, Transportation, Railroads Company A leaving Calumet at station. Train about to leave. [A crowd of well wishers gather to send the troops off.]

Scanned: October 14, 2008


Copper Country Soldiers and Sailors in the World War

Armed Forces, Soldiers, History, Modern, 20th Century, World War, 1914, 1918, Transportation, Railroads Company A leaving Calumet at station. Goodbye friends. [A crowd of well wishers gather to send the troops off.]

Scanned: October 14, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation, Railroads, History, Modern, 20th Century [A woman watches a crane transfer coal from a large stockpile to a coal hopper positioned above a rail car].

Scanned: April 3, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Transportation, Railroads, History, Modern, 20th Century Village from incline Tramway. "1910. Exhibit C" See p.4. 1910. [View of a small settlement surrounded by mountins. A rail line is visible running directly up an adjacent hillside].

Scanned: March 4, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation, Railroads, History, Modern, 20th Century Incline Tramway from village to mine. [A simple rail line runs up a mountainside to a mine. An aerial tramway terminal is visible near the mine].

Scanned: March 4, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Industries, Transportation, Railroads, History, Modern, 20th Century Same as preceeding. "1910 Exhibit C." See p.4. 1910. [A small industrial area adjacent a hill. Three buildings are visible: a house, a power house, and a warehouse. An aerial tramway is visible in the background. The ground is covered with snow].

Scanned: March 4, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Transportation, Railroads, Power-Plants, Fossil Fuel Power Plants, History, Modern, 20th Century Power Plant. "Exhibit C. 1910" See p.4. 1910. [Two parallel rail lines run over a harbor to a small industrial complex with four buildings. A house, warehouse and power plant are visible. A crane with grab bucket is visible above the complex.].

Scanned: March 4, 2008


Spitzbergen Locations

History, Modern, 20th Century, Railroads, Cars, Harbors Album Cover: "To the man who started it all John M Longyear from his former clerk care S. Sather 1921." Radio, Kings Bay. [two tall radio towers stand by a harbor. A steam train runs and tall snowy mountains stand in the background].

Scanned: June 24, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation, Railroads, History, Modern, 20th Century "Traveller" for loading coal from stockpile. [A crane fills a wooden hopper with coal. Two rail lines run underneath the hopper and several rail cars are positioned below it].

Scanned: March 4, 2008