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dc.contributor.authorPetersen, Max S.
dc.date1945-07
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T05:58:24Z
dc.date.accessioned2022-02-03T09:26:44Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T05:58:24Z
dc.date.available2022-02-03T09:26:44Z
dc.identifierlibimagesU1051b
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11124/6902
dc.descriptionDate scanned: 2002-6-21.
dc.descriptionO-66; Loading pocket, upper end of belt conveyor. (Note man operating "car puller".) Morris Mine, Oliver Iron Mining Company, Hibbing, Minnesota (Hibbing-Chisholm District) - M. S. Petersen - July 1945.
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.abstractOre is being loaded into rail cars from a belt conveyor at the Morris Mine. A miner operates a car puller at the lower right of the image. The Morris Mine was an open pit iron mine in the Mesabi Range, St. Louis County, Minnesota. The Mine also had underground workings and included the fromer Winnifred Mine. The Morris Mine opened in 1903 and was operated by the Oliver Iron Mining Company. The Oliver Iron Mining Company was organized in 1892 to manage a mine in the Mesabi Range. The Company acquired mineral properties elsewhere in Minnesota and in the Upper Peninsula. By 1901 the Company was a division of United States Steel Corporation.
dc.publisherColorado School of Mines. Arthur Lakes Library
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dc.subjectOliver Iron Mining Company
dc.subjectIron mines and mining
dc.subjectMine railroads
dc.subjectMiners
dc.subjectOpen pit mining
dc.subjectOre handling and transportation
dc.titleMorris Mine, loading pocket
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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