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dc.contributor.authorStott, Roy G.
dc.date1947-04
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T05:58:54Z
dc.date.accessioned2022-02-03T09:26:34Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T05:58:54Z
dc.date.available2022-02-03T09:26:34Z
dc.identifierlibimagesU1211
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11124/6585
dc.descriptionCC-50; Wrong way to light fuse lighters; one being lit from another half used up. Negaunee mine, Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company, Negaunee, Michigan. April 1947 - R. G. Stott.
dc.descriptionDate scanned: 2002-6-26.
dc.descriptionHeld in the Russell L. and Lyn Wood Mining History Archive, Arthur Lakes Library, Colorado School of Mines.
dc.descriptionDonor: United States Bureau of Mines.
dc.description.abstractFuse lighters were used for the rapid and certain lighting of safety fuses. The Negaunee Mine was an underground iron mine near Negaunee, Michigan in the Marquette Range. The Mine opened in 1887 and was later operated by the Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company. The Mine produced until 1949, when it was classified as exhausted. Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company was formed with the merger of two major iron mining companies on Michigan in 1891. The Company had a number of mines operating in the Upper Peninsula by the outbreak of World War I. By the 1940s the high grade iron ores mined underground were becoming depleted. The Company developed a process to concentrate low grade ores into iron ore pellets in the 1950s, and C.C.I.C.'s last underground iron mine closed in 1979.
dc.publisherColorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
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dc.subjectCleveland-Cliffs Iron Company
dc.subjectExplosives
dc.subjectIron mines and mining
dc.subjectMine safety
dc.subjectMiners
dc.subjectScenes, underground
dc.subjectUnderground mining
dc.titleNegaunee Mine, wrong way to light fuse lighters
dc.typeStillImage
dc.contributor.institutionArthur Lakes Library
dc.contributor.institutionRussell L. and Lyn Wood Mining History Archive
dc.contributor.institutionUnited States. Bureau of Mines


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