Month: December 2010

Industry

Hydrants of the Copper Country

Over the past four and a half years I've happened across a lot of abandoned and forgotten pieces of the…
CCE Notes

A Short Winter’s Nap…

Well now that I've finally wrapped up that long and exhaustive high-res photo series (13 posts!), its time to take…
Scrapbook

Calumet-opolis: A Guided Tour (p6)

Well after more then a few weeks of exploring the greater Calumet metropolitan area we finally come to the end,…
Scrapbook

Calumet-opolis: A Guided Tour (p5)

Today we continue our look at that high-res panoramic of the Calumetopolis by turning to the south-east once more. Now…
Scrapbook

Calumet-opolis: A Guided Tour (p4)

After a few backtracking posts we’ve finally came full circle back to where we last left off during our Yellow…
Calumet

Calumet-opolis: A Guided Tour (p3)

As we turn eastward on our tour we begin to look out over the Keweenaw’s geological backbone, consisting of not…
Scrapbook

News & Views Thursdays – Delaware Edition

Last week I received a request for any News & Views that featured an article on the Delaware Mine, once…
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Calumet-opolis: A Guided Tour (p2)

Turning to the third frame of our high-res panoramic we find ourselves looking out over Yellow Jacket once again, a…
Scrapbook

Calumet-opolis: A Guided Tour (p1)

Those high-res images from the Detroit Publishing Company are some of the most detailed looks at the Calumet-opolis that I…
Locations

Yellow Jacket – Then & Now (p2)

Continuing our tour of the C&H mining town of Yellow Jacket, we make yet another rotation atop the Tamarack No.2…
Locations

Yellow Jacket – Then & Now (p1)

Upon crossing First Street in Tamarack Location we had officially left lands owned by the Tamarack Mine and had crossed…
Scrapbook

News & Views Thursdays Returns

After a short hiatus, our weekly C&H News and Views issue is back for another issue from a half century…
Locations

Tamarack – Then & Now (p5)

Squeezed between Tamarack’s eastern border of First Street and the tracks of the Mineral Range railroad sit a collection of…