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Mine Shafts of Michigan- - -TO INDEX
Mining History: Mine Shafts of Michigan Part 9

These photos from the Michigan Technological University Archives and Copper Country Historical Collections, J.R. VanPelt Library, In some cases, where noted, prints from original negatives that would be better resolution than screen image are available from the library archives. If you contact them, use the identification and negative # below the photo. These photos are copyrighted property of the archives.
MTU Archives and
Copper Country Historical Collections

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© MTU Archives 00632
Adventure Mine
Shaft # uncertain
Greenland, MI
©  MTU Archives 03597
Mohawk Mine, Shafts 3&4,
Mohawk, MI
(Labeled as Ahmeek Mine)
©  MTU Archives 05604
Arcadian Mine
New Baltic Shaft
Highway Loc., MI
© MTU Archives 00090
Victoria Mine
Shaft #2
Rockland, MI
© MTU Archives 132
Hancock Mine
Shaft #2
Hancock, Mi
© MTU Archives 03637
Mass Mine
Shafthouse and overview
Mass, Mi
© MTU Archives 02874
North Kearsarge Mine
Shaft #4
Kearsarge, MI
© MTU Archives 01271b
Centennial Mine
Shaft # uncertain
Calumet, MI
© MTU Archives 01254a
Kearsarge Mine
Shaft # uncertain
Kearsarge, Mi
© MTU Archives 01703
Baltic Mine
Shaft #2
Baltic, MI
 © MTU Archives 01797
Calumet Mine
View of shafts and cave-in
Calumet, MI
© MTU Archives 05465
Franklin Mine
Shaft # uncertain
Hancock, MI

More Copper Country Mine Shaft Photos from Archives

See some of the copper minerals produced from these mines at
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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
Keweenaw Copper Country Shaft Structures
Part 6
Iron Mines
Part 7
Iron Mines (MTU Library
Copper Country Archives)
Part 8

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