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Hollowed Ground [electronic resource]: Copper Mining and Community Building on Lake Superior, 1840s-1990s

Larry Lankton
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Detroit, Mich. : Wayne State University Press, c2010.
Language
English
Series
Great Lakes Books
ISBN
9780814334584 (cloth : alk. paper), 081433458X (cloth : alk. paper), 9780814334904 (pbk. : alk. paper), 0814334903 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Contents
  • Keweenaw copper : geology, discovery, dreams of wealth
  • Getting the copper out : exploration, development, and the tools of production
  • Islands of industry in a sea of trees
  • Out at the locations : from camps to communities
  • The Quincy Mine : taking the long road to success
  • The era of Michigan domination : 1865-1890
  • The largest and best copper mine in the world : Calumet and Hecla
  • Befitting a copper king : C&H's visible empire
  • A far more typical mine : Quincy, 1865-1890
  • Quincy makes itself over : 1890-1912
  • Calumet and Hecla : profits now, problems later
  • An important find : the Copper Range mines open the Baltic Lode
  • Paternalism revisited : the Baltic, Trimountain, and Champion mines
  • Holding on : corporate power in an age of social change, 1890-1912
  • Show them who's boss : the strike of 1913-1914
  • Making the hard turn : from growth to decline
  • The Quincy Mine : from struggle to shutdown
  • Calumet and Hecla : down with the king
  • Copper Range : staying alive
  • White Pine : a new mine, a new era
  • Something old, something new : the White Pine townsite
  • White Pine : no solution
  • Legacy.
Description
Mode of access: World wide Web.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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