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Northeast view of the East Vulcan Mine
Dickinson County Library

Mines and mineral resources


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Item also published with caption in: Dickinson County, Michigan : from earliest times through the Twenties / compiled and edited by William John Cummings. Iron Mountain, Mich. : Dickinson County Board of Commissioners, 1991. 432 p. : ill, maps, ports. ; 3

Photograph looking northeast, of the Vulcan Mine, located on the E1/2 of the NE1/4 of Section 9, T39N, R29W. Notice the huge timbers with rough sides in the foreground and the large number of logs piles in the upper left of the photograph. ""Vulcan Mine E1/2 [---] 9.39.29. Looking NE. May 1886"" is printed on the photograph.

Northeast view of the East Vulcan Mine

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