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Mine Shafts of Michigan- - -TO INDEX
Mining History: Mine Shafts of Michigan Part 6

These photos are from a private collection and also the Michigan Technological University MTU Archives and Copper Country Historical Collections, J.R. VanPelt Library, State of Michigan, Mine and Mineral Statistics Collection. The archives has an extensive collection of mining history. Several mining companies donated their records, maps and pictures.

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Mohawk Copper Mine,  Mohawk, MI
Mohawk Shaft 1959
Mohawk, MI
Osceola Copper Mine, Calumet, MI
Osceola Shaft #13 1966
Calumet, MI
Kingston Copper Mine, Calumet, MI
Kingston Shaft 1967
Calumet, MI
Ahmeek  Stamp Mill, Hubbell, MI
Ahmeek Stamp Mill
Hubbell, MI
Smelter, Hubbell, MI
Copper Smelter
Hubbell, Mi
Underground Copper Mine, Calumet, MI
Underground in Keweenaw
Copper Mine
Baltic Copper Mine, Baltic, MI
Baltic Shaft #2 1897
Baltic, MI
Minesota  Copper Mine,  shaft & engine house, Rockland, MI
Minesota #3 Shaft
Rockland, MI
Quincy Mine Stamp Mill, Mason, MI
Quincy Mine, Hancock, MI
Shafts Quincy Mine, Hancock, MI
Quincy Mine 1897
Shaft #7
Hancock, MI
 Wolverine Mine, Wolverine, MI
Wolverine Mine Shaft 1890s
Kearsarge, MI
Tamarack Mine, Calumet, MI
Tamarack #2 Shaft, 1890s
Calumet, MI
Square set timbers, C&H Mine, Calumet, MI
Square set timbers
C&H Mine
MSM 1897

See some of the copper minerals produced from these mines at
Seaman Mineral Museum, Houghton, MI
Official Mineralogical Museum of Michigan

Michigan Mineral Ranges
Marquette Mineral Range
Part 1
Menominee Mineral Range
Part 2
Gogebic Mineral Range
Part 3
Mine Shaft Strctures
Part 4
Copper Country Mine Shafts & Structures
Part 5
More Iron Mine Shaft Structures
Part 7
Iron Mines (MTU Library Copper Country Archives)
Part 8
Copper Mines (MTU Library
Copper Country Archives)
Part 9

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