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C & H No. 2 Tamarack

Transportation, Railroads, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Seasons, Winter C & H No. 2 "Tamarack" at Tamarack #2 Shaft [View of engine surrounded by large snow banks.]

Scanned: September 14, 2010


Railroads - Copper Range

Transportation, Railroads, Metal Trade, Seasons, Winter Despite the great depth of the snow, industry must go on if an area is to possess any type of economics whatsoever. Here, the Copper Range Railroad of Houghton, MI is hauling copper sand to the mill at Freda for recovery of the metal from the sand. Snow here is 22 inches deep. [The train hauls several cars of sand along a snowy track.]

Scanned: January 30, 2007


Shaft Houses

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Seasons, Winter [Unidentified Mine Shaft House]

Scanned: March 7, 2007


Shafthouse - Lake Superior Mine

Buildings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Seasons, Winter The shafthouse at the Lake Superior Mine near Winona, MI. At the time this photo was snapped there were three miners in the shaft located 800 feet below the surface. This particular shafthouse witnessed a fall of 10 inches of snow on the day the picture was snapped. Winona is in heavy snow country. [Image of the snow covered shaft house.]

Scanned: April 4, 2007


Copper Range Bus Lines

Transportation, Automotive, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Seasons, Winter Copper Range Bus Lines [Photo of bus #39 Houghton- Hancock route.]

Scanned: February 24, 2011


Copper Range Bus Lines

Transportation, Automotive, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Seasons, Winter Copper Range Bus Lines [A bus that has "Wapello Dairies Baseball Club - Ottuma, Iowa - Hawkeye State League" on the side of it. May be just purchased?]

Scanned: February 24, 2011


Copper Range Bus Lines

Transportation, Automotive, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Seasons, Winter Copper Range Bus Lines [Chartered Bus #36 is pictured.]

Scanned: February 24, 2011


Shafthouses - Quincy

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Seasons, Winter The new steel shafthouse at #2. [Winter scene of the shafthouse and some of the surrounding buildings.]

Scanned: July 27, 2009


Copper Range Bus Lines

Transportation, Automotive, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Seasons, Winter Copper Range Bus Lines [Photo of Charter Bus #41]

Scanned: February 24, 2011


Photographs of the Calumet and Hecla Mines

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Buildings, Seasons, Winter Ahmeek 3 & 4 Shaft Surface Plant. [Exterior view of the mining buildings in winter.]

Scanned: November 9, 2009