Quincy Smelter, Hancock, Michigan | Industrial Heritage/Labor…

A Michigan Smelter - Copper Country Explorer . A large part of Michigan's mining history, Quincy Mine Shafthouse #6. .. Fayette Historic Townsite in Fayette Historic State Park in Garden, which features a well-preserved company town that

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2016 State History Awards - Historical Society of…

HSM announced the winners of its 2016 State History Awards, which were presented collection, preservation and/or promotion of state and local history. Voices in the Copper Country” Series; Media—“A Minute of Your Time” by the Mount in 1828 by territorial governor Lewis Cass and explorer Henry Schoolcraft.

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Central Mine (Mohawk, MI): Top Tips Before You Go (with Photos…

“A well preserved piece of history” . On our way out of Copper Country to our next UP destination, we made a quick stop here as it was one of the Keweenaw

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Industrial Echoes in Michigan's Copper Country - The…

Industrial Echoes in Michigan's Copper Country to Keweenaw National Historical Park, a preserve of disparate sites established in 1992.

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1997 Michigan Copper Country, Houghton, Michigan

Houghton is at the center of the “Copper Country” and the home of Michigan roles in preserving the impressive heritage of this great historic mining region. The Copper Country Explorer focuses on the heritage of Michigan copper mining

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Michigan's Copper Country - State of Michigan

Michigan's Copper Country – CMG 92 01 - page 1 of 144. Michigan's .. During modern history, Michigan's Copper Country has become an .. preserved by being under water. When it . the French explorer, Jacques Cartier, sailed up the St.

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QUINCY SMELTER ASSOCIATION

As we head towards fall, don't miss the Copper Country's industrial heritage, . CALUMET — The Keweenaw National Historical Park Advisory

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Rails and Roads Archives | Copper Country…

Yet the No.6 has an even longer history with the Copper Country, as she first arrived to and its teams of like-minded volunteers work hard to preserve these …

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Copper Country ReStore - Keweenaw Now - blogger

Jocelyn Benson (standing) chats with Houghton County Democrats during her .. is very active in historical preservation activities in the Calumet area. far as French explorer Samuel de Champlain, according to this display.

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The widow maker. I am excited to research some Michigan mining…

Photo Michigan Keweenaw Ahmeek Copper Mine MI . Michigan History in the 1800 | Pictorial: Historical Railroads -- Bay County, MI . operations have been closed for many years, but the site is preserved as a cooperating site of the Keweenaw National Historical Park. . Prosperity Lost (p8) « Copper Country Explorer.

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nailhed: June 2016

In 1996 the Painesdale Mine & Shaft, Inc. was formed to preserve the history and heritage of . Copper Country historian Lawrence J. Molloy writes in his Guide to . according to one fellow explorer, the place was wired with battery-powered

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Copper Country Survey Phase II - National Park…

North of Vansville on U.S. 41, in the center of the district, is a well-preserved example of one of the district's significant in Copper Country history: Cliff and Central. Copper Country Media LLC, “Eagle Harbor,” Copper Country Explorer,.

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Encyclopedia Of Forlorn Places | Quincy Mine, Hancock…

Quincy Mine Keweenaw National Historic Park, Hancock MI Park encompasses several sites in the Keweenaw Peninsula preserving the regions' copper mining history. Information about the Quincy Mine at the Copper Country Explorer.

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Calumet Depot transitions to new ownership - Main Street…

NOTES ON HISTORY AND NEWS IN CALUMET, mICHIGAN Depot for “the purpose of historical preservation”, reports Township Supervisor Paul Lehto. I used to get off and on the Copper Country Limited from Chicago each summer when My "MSC Loot" image courtesy Copper Country Explorer

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School Archives | Copper Country Explorer

At the Copper Empire's peak the greater Red Jacket area was home to some 30,000 . The history of the American rural education system has always been tied

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The early history of 512 Portland St - Main Street…

NOTES ON HISTORY AND NEWS IN CALUMET, mICHIGAN During Prohibition, Narciso Bianchi of Copper Queen Whiskey fame had a “soda parlor” Preservation "MSC Loot" image courtesy Copper Country Explorer

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Cliffs and Ruins: July 2010

The background is the bedrock in the area -- a wonderfully weathered, . Mike (of Copper Country Explorer fame) and I went here a while ago. It's a very cool spot, partially because it's (relatively) well preserved -- there are

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Kennecott Copper Mine (Wrangell-St Elias National Park…

#6 of 19 things to do in Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve . Traveller rating All reviews park service copper mine guided tour foot bridge per person national park dirt road worth the drive general store many . It was really a neat place if you enjoy history and gorgeous scenery. . CURRENCY/COUNTRY.

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About CCE - Copper Country Explorer

Copper Country Explorer tells a story – a legend really. It's a tale of Its about preserving history and keeping it alive for future generations – one post at a time.

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Copper Country Survey Phase III - National Park…

Copper Country historical marker and roadside park (1956–1957) on the east side . Copper Country Survey Phase III\Houghton County\Pictures\Airport .. 1 (Chicago: Lewis Publishing Company 1911); “The Caldwell: Copper Country Explorer,” . 6–12): a deteriorating sandstone boilerhouse, a well-preserved sandstone.

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Copper Country Explorer: Home

Exploring the remains of the great Copper Empire that once ruled Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula and preserving its history one post at a time.

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Rolling Stock Archives | Copper Country Explorer

The late 1960s was a time of great change for the Copper Country. Association and its teams of like-minded volunteers work hard to preserve these … . the massive on-line source of Copper Country history and heritage that you see today.

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Locations Archives | Copper Country Explorer

The small community of Alberta in Baraga County was not only a functioning grew quickly, forming a dense commercial corridor early in Hancock's history.

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Copper Country History – History, Heritage,…

Retrospection & Respect: Michigan's 14 Copper Miners' Strike The Michigan Tech Archives and Copper Country Historical Collections non-exclusive license to distribute and preserve their work in Digital Commons . Copper Country Explorer · MTU Archives Blog · Quincy Smelter Blog · UP Vinyl

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List of Copper Country mills - Wikipedia

Quincy Mining Company Stamp Mills Historic District in 2010. Outline of stamping process at the Quincy stamp mill. The following is an incomplete list of stamping mills in the Copper Country of Michigan. External links[edit]. Maps of mill locations at Copper Country Explorer: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

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Cappaghglass Copper Mine | Roaringwater Journal

history of the line in that Aladdin's Cave of bookshops: The Time Traveller, in Skibbereen. .. Read Robert's piece, Copper Country, for more about the mining activities of However, as in so many cases, the history of this little bit of Ireland is writ clearly This helped to preserve some of the wooden implements used and

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copper river princess wilderness lodge - Princess…

COPPER RIVER PRINCESS WILDERNESS LODGE. Fact Sheet waters from which the famed Copper River salmon hail. National Park and Preserve. Copper Country Discovery. Tour. Copper Historic Kennicott & Kennicott Explorer.

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ABOUT US - Main Street Calumet

Our program is a small part of a much larger group of Main Street Programs across the country. In 1949 the National Trust for Historic Preservation was established to save historic local copper mining heritage through preservation, education, and cultural events. "MSC Loot" image courtesy Copper Country Explorer

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In Search of Perfect Light: King Copper -- The Cliff…

The Cliff put the spurs to the Copper Boom when it became what's likely the first mining venture in American history to pay steady dividends to its investors. that you could make money here and invest in the Copper Country. end of the season reburied -- to preserve the site intact for future generations.

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Copper ingots. Houghton, MI | Copper Country…

Santa on the Portage Canal, Houghton - Hancock Bridge in background . at the northern tip of the Keweenaw Peninsula- a well preserved century military post and lighthouse. Tamarack No.2 in HO Scale | Copper Country Explorer.

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