Month: February 2017

Calumet Brewery

And Not A Drop to Drink (p1)

The Calumet Brewery out in Lakeview served the residents of the Red Jacket metropolis for a quarter of a century,…
Calumet Brewery

Lakeview and its Brewery

As the Copper Country reached the end of the 19th century, the booming village of Red Jacket and its surrounding…
Industry

Behind a Green Veil

Though only early June the air was thick and heavy – the relief given by the passing breeze now blocked…
Mines

The Quincy Method (p4)

As we’ve explored the soaring frame of the Quincy No.2 Shaft / Rockhouse we’ve largely concentrated our efforts on the rock…
Mines

The Quincy Method (p3)

Mining at its most basic level is nothing more than an exercise in transporting rock from one point to another. This…
Mines

The Quincy Method (p2)

The Quincy Mine’s first foray into placing a rockhouse into its shafthouse was at the old Pewabic No.6, a shaft…