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Franklin Mine

Miners, Copper Miners, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor Franklin Mine [Underground shot of workers in the mine.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Lake Superior Iron Mines - Cleveland Mine

Metal Trade, Iron Industry and Trade, Iron Mines and Mining, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Saw Mills, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor Cleveland Mine - Timber Mill [Interior view of mill showing one man who may be operating machinery.]

Scanned: May 26, 2009


Ahmeek Mill

Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Locomotion, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Ahmeek Mill [Photo of the tramway leading to the Ameek Mill, and the mill itself as it stood in Tamarack.]

Scanned: May 25, 2012


Tamarack Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manufacturing Process, Mills and Millwork, Transportation Tamarack Mill [Exterior view of mill and related buildings. A horse and buggy is waiting on the road near the mill with what appears to be a woman inside.]

Scanned: May 14, 2009


Osceola Mine - Drillers at Work

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Osceola Mine - Drillers at work. [Underground scene of miners preparing to drill.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


Copper Mines - Calumet and Hecla

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Calumet No. 4 and No. 5 Shafts [Logs and stacks of lumber are piled near the shaft houses.]

Scanned: August 27, 2008


Quincy Mining Company Pay Office

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, [Man on horse with pay office for Quincy Mining Company in background. Some snow lies on the ground in front of a picket fence. Note from original negative sleeve reads "Man on horse outside Quincy pay office."]

Scanned: March 9, 2007


Tamarack Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Tamarack Mine - Main Level [Miners push a car along the tracks. Massive logs rest on each side of the tracks. The "ceiling" is supported by large timbers as well.]

Scanned: May 11, 2009


Tamarack Mine #1

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Tamarack Mine #1 - 6th level, bottom shaft 3100 feet vertically below surface. [Three miners holding candles pose with an ore car in the dark and damp environment.]

Scanned: May 13, 2009


Tamarack #2 Hoist

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Persons Tamarack #2 Hoist. [Interior view of the hoist house. One man that may be the operator, stands near the large piece of equipment while two others, dressed in bowler hats and long coats stand near the enormous drum.]

Scanned: May 13, 2009