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Mine Shafts of Michigan - - -TO INDEX
Mining History: Mine Shafts of Michigan Part 7

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

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American-Boston Iron Mine,  Diorite, MI
American Mine
Diorite, MI
LSMI 1914
American-Boston Mine,  ishpeming, MI
Concentrating Plant
American Mine
LSMI 1914
Colby Iron  Mine, Bessemer, MI
Colby Mine Views
Iron Mine
LSMI 1915
Pere  Marquette Mine, Saginaw, MI
Pere Marquette Shaft #2
Coal Mine, Saginaw area
Michigan Miner
Lake Iron  Mine, Ishpeming,  MI
Lake Mine #4 Shaft Area
Iron Mine
LSMI 1914
Newport  Iron Mine,  Ironwood, MI
Woodbury Shaft
Newport Iron Mine
LSMI 1914
Chapin Iron  Mine, Iron  Mountain, MI
Chapin Mine
Iron Mine
MSM 1898
Cundy Iron  Mine,  Quinnesec, MI
Cundy Shaft
Iron Mine
msm 1897
Norrie Iron  Mine,  Ironwood, MI
Norrie View
Iron Mine
MSM 1897

Many of the rocks, minerals and gems from these mines are at the
A.E. Seaman Mineral Museum 

Michigan Mineral Ranges
Marquette Mineral Range
Part 1
Meominee Mineral Range
Part 2
Gogebic Mineral Range
Part 3
Mine Shaft Strctures
Part 4
Copper Country Mine Shafts & Structures
Part 5
Keweenaw Copper Country Shaft Structures
Part 6
Iron Mines (MTU Library Copper Country Archives)
Part 8
Copper Mines (MTU Library
Copper Country Archives)
Part 9

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