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Sky Ranger to Isle Royale

Transportation, Air Travel, Water, Lakes, Smelting Sky Ranger to Isle Royale - Air service by pontoon aircraft as well as the surface ship Ranger III, provide transportation to Isle Royale National Park during the summer months. Embarkation is from Portage Lake at Houghton-Hancock, Michigan. [Good view of the Quincy Smelting Works as well.]

Scanned: November 8, 2010


Calumet & Hecla Smelting Works

Smelting, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Seasons, Winter The company's smelting works, Lake Linden, MI [What appears to be a pencil drawing of the smelting operation in winter.]

Scanned: October 10, 2006


Smelters

Smelting, Transportation, Roads, Harbors, Docks C & H Coal Dock from Mill Stack- Torch Lake [View of railroad tracks, Torch Lake and nearby road]

Scanned: April 12, 2006


Smelters

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Smelting, Buildings C & H Works, Lake Linden [Rather "cloudy" photo of the smelting works in Lake Linden.]

Scanned: April 19, 2006


Smelters

Smelting, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Smelters - Copper Hods [Three workers pose with their equipment. Photo is from a cracked glass plate]

Scanned: April 20, 2006


Smelters

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Smelting, Buildings Dollar Bay smelts [Image of a group of buldings. Smoke pours out of their chimneys.]

Scanned: September 7, 2006


Brown's Horseshoe Furnace

Smelting, , Diagram of Brown's Horeshoe Furnace [Main Furnace Cross sectional diagram]

Scanned: September 20, 2006


Smelting

Smelting, , Diagram of Converters, remelting furnace [Drawings of Original Parrot Converter, Improved Parrot Converter, Remelting Furnace, and Stickney Improved Converter]

Scanned: September 22, 2006


Smelting

Smelting, , Diagram [Diagram of a Smelting Furnace]

Scanned: September 22, 2006


Smelting

Smelting, , Diagram [Diagram of a Smelting Furnace]

Scanned: September 22, 2006