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Copper Range Railroad

Railroad Companies, Transportation, Railroads, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor Copper Range Railroad - Construction [A photo of a train dumping fill to cover a trestle.]

Scanned: March 22, 2006


Copper Range Railroad

Railroad Companies, Transportation, Railroads, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor Copper Range Railroad and Crew [A photo of a train crew getting ready for a meal. The cook appears with the crew and several boxcars are in the background.]

Scanned: March 22, 2006


Copper Range Railroad

Railroad Companies, Transportation, Railroads, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor Copper Range Railroad - Construction [A photo of a train dumping fill to cover a trestle.]

Scanned: March 22, 2006


Copper Range Railroad

Railroad Companies, Transportation, Railroads, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor Copper Range Railroad - Construction [A photo of a track crew laying rails The railroad has been graded and a shafthouse stands in the distance.]

Scanned: March 22, 2006


LaSalle #1 Rockhouse

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor La Salle #1 Rockhouse #278 [An interior view of a shaft rockhouse. A man is visible lifting rocks from the grizzly. A belt from the ceiling probably drives a rock crusher near the man. Electric lights and wires are visible on the ceiling. A counting mechanism of some kind can also be seen on the wall.]

Scanned: October 11, 2005


Tamarack #3 shaft.

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor Tamarack #3 shaft. Rockhouse breaker floor C&H print #123 [An interior photo of a rockhouse floor. Two men can be seen lifting rocks off of the floor. A grizzly and rock crushers are also visible. A drop hammer appears on the right side of the photo.]

Scanned: October 11, 2005


Tamarack #2 shaft.

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor Tamarack #2 shaft. Rockhouse breaker floor C&H print #122 [An interior photo of a rockhouse floor. Six men are visible in the picture. Three men appear to be using a drop hammer to separate copper and rock while three other men appear to be waiting to take away the result in their wheelbarrows. A number of electric lights are on the ceiling.]

Scanned: October 11, 2005


Isle Royale - interior

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor, Isle Royale - interior C&H print #256 [An interior photo of a rockhouse floor. 5 men are working to process the rock. Many tools, rocks and a rock crusher are visible.]

Scanned: October 10, 2005


Isle Royale Surface - interior

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor, Isle Royale Surface - interior C&H #266 [An interior photo of a rockhouse floor. 4 men are sorting rock that has been deposited on the floor at the base of the grizzly. A number of tools and a portion of a rock crusher are visible.]

Scanned: October 10, 2005


Isle Royal Mills

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Manpower, Labor, Unskilled Labor, Miners, Copper Miners Isle Royal Mills, Mineral cars. [Image shows the Isle Royal Mill with cars being filled with stamp sand.]

Scanned: March 18, 2013