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Mining Structures

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Railroads, Cars, Transportation, Railroads Railroad scene. [A photo a rail line heading into a mining location. Several wooden mining structures are located in the background and there are railroad flatcars and ties visible in the foreground.]

Scanned: August 19, 2005


Street Car Heading North to Calumet

Transportation, Railroads, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Street car heading north to Calumet- passing near Copper Mine- and cattle grazing on Quincy Hill. House in foreground is Charlie Nangas- still occupied by Nangas in May 8, 1973. Anthony's Farm Location in foreground (per Ferris Dennis) mine just south of car.

Scanned: August 17, 2012


Steam Engine

Transportation, Railroads, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons Transporting mining ore from the Atlantic Mine to the Mill in Redridge. [Men stand around a steam engine and ore cars filled with ore.]

Scanned: September 17, 2013


Railroads - Mineral Range

Persons, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Railroads Mass copper loaded on Mineral Range Railroad flatcar. HAER Report MI-2-102 [One of the railroad employees stands with the copper on flatcar #69.]

Scanned: June 9, 2009


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation, Industries [Several structures, including warehouses, a house, and a powerhouse, at the bottom of a ridge. On the top of the ridge is a large stockpile of coal. A snowy mountain stands in the background].

Scanned: April 3, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation, Human Settlements [A rail line runs directly up a steep mountainside from near a timber building to a mine. An aerial tramway terminal and several related towers are visible on the mountain].

Scanned: March 26, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Ships, Transportation, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources IV-9-1911 [Three coal-filled rail cars roll along a rail trestle to a two-storied dock where a ship, the W. D. Munroe, is docked. The end of an aerial tramway connects to the dock].

Scanned: March 27, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Ships, Transportation, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources IV-10-1911 [Two rail lines run down an incline to a rail trestle and to a dock in an icy harbor where a ship is docked].

Scanned: March 26, 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

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Buildings, Transportation 9368 Enerbereltipet 1908 Wilse Christiania Arctic Coal Co. Advent Bay [An aerial tramway terminal on the slopes of a mountain. A sign on the terminal reads 'Adolf Bleichert & Co. Leipzig - Gohlis Wire Ropeways.' The timber frame of a building stands adjacent the terminal and a mine is visible on the slopes above].

Scanned: July 3, 2008