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Quincy Stamp Mill

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Quincy Stamp Mill about 1870 [A winter photo showing the original stamp mill on Portage Lake. The mill is a three story wooden structure with water barrel catwalks along the peak of the roof.]

Scanned: March 15, 2006


Tamarack Mine - Rock House

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Buildings, Manpower, Labor Tamarack Mine Rock House [A worker stands on a car filled with ore.]

Scanned: May 14, 2009


Osceola Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Osceola Mine - Car for lowering miners. [A full car load of miners prepare to descend.]

Scanned: May 8, 2009


C&H Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, C&H Line of Shafts on Conglomerate [A partial panoramic view of the C&H mine. A shaft-rockhouse is visible in the foreground and additional buildings are aligned along the lode. This image is paired with Acc-03-095D-001-011.]

Scanned: March 15, 2006


Quincy Carpenter Shop

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, , No. 6 Quincy Carpenter Shop [An exterior photo of a long, wooden, one-story building. Two smokestacks are visible in the background.]

Scanned: March 15, 2006


Quincy Mine

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, , Quincy Mine Shaft House, No. 1, Hancock, Mich. [A colorized photo of the Quincy surface plant. No. 7 shaft-rockhouse is in the foreground followed by the No. 4 rockhouse and shafthouse. The 1908 No. 2 shaft-rockhouse is under construction in the distance. The photo is mounted on post card stock and a message in Finnish is on the back.]

Scanned: April 12, 2006


Mohawk and Fulton

Geography, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining Mohawk and Fulton Locations (Negative number eight) [Aerial view of the Mohawk and Fulton mining settlement locations]

Scanned: March 1, 2007


Ahmeek number three and four Shaft house

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Ahmeek three and four Shaft house from U.S. 41 [Photograph of an Ahmeek Shaft house]

Scanned: March 1, 2007


Copper Miners - Rockland, Michigan

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Group of copper miners in Rockland, Michigan. Picture throught to be taken before 1900. Name of the mining company is unknown. Back row: Mert Shiroda is the taller of the two men standing in front of the window. Middle row: Fred Shiroda is the fourth man from the right. He has a mustache and is wearing a lighter colored hat.

Scanned: September 23, 2010


Montreal Mine

Metal Trade, Iron Industry and Trade, Iron Mines and Mining, Buildings, KM-7 Shaft House of the Montreal Mine [A color photo of a shafthouse at an iron mine near Hurley, Wisconsin and Ironwood, Michigan. The photo is mounted on post card stock.]

Scanned: April 12, 2006