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Michigan Copper Mining: The Black Powder Era
America's Industrial Revolution was founded on copper mined from Michigan's Upper Peninsula. James Cassell, Collector of History, gives a fascinating look at the "Michigan Minecraft" tools and techniques used at the start of the rush that defined our state's history! More from Jim can be found here -- https://youtu.be/EkEHd9AW4Qo
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Missing Michigan Copper: Ancient copper mines in U.P. Updated version
Had to make a few amendments A reading from ancient America Donald J. McMahon Symbologist/Researcher on the missing copper from Michigan. was there an ancient prehistoric PreDeluvian worldwide culture existing? People like Columbus were useful fools used as pawns, I never understood how it is Columbus gets the title of the one who discovered America when he didn't even land there, he landed way south It's not like he discovered Virginia or New York. He didn't even land in the US. Mainstream historians, archeology, geology All of the-ology's are in line with the church still. when you put them together it spells theology! Music from Doug Maxwell/Media right productions.video source material from http://ancientamerica.com/missing-pre... and Science frontiers - http://www.science-frontiers.com/cat-... Also music from Les Hayden" Not Really" I can no longer find it NOTE: When I mention the singling out the first "White man" to see Michigan copper, What it should have maybe been was the first Spaniard to see Michigan copper.Would he then represent all Spaniards? I would think not Or European man one can not clump people according to what shade of brown they are.Have you ever seen the experiment a teacher did with her students where each day she would designate a certain eye color that was to be ostracized for the day and right away the kids saw the schism of it all, for example, today all kids except those with blue eyes get to enjoy ice cream while blue-eyed kids must watch the others eat it something like that, I heard a wise person once say if you hate something you will come back in the next life as that what you hated, and I think that is a very good approach to take whether true or not . Just my thoughts on that, to be that way but it just continues Mike Wallace asked The actor Morgan Freeman how should we deal with it and he replied " Just stop talking about" I liked that answer. Indeed
Views: 29953 Greg Jay
The Final Years of C&H.wmv
Interview with Jack Foster a life time resident of the Lake Superior Copper region. Jack worked most of his adult employed by The Calumet and Hecla Mining Company in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
Views: 8071 gus linja
Disclosed....   Lake Superior Underwater Anomaly
Underwater anomaly discovered in Lake Superior. Speculations into its origins include, cometary impact, volcanism, mega mound site, Atlantean harbor/copper mining, govt base, extraterrestrial base.
Views: 7025 cstuemke
History of the Upper Penninsula
A history of the Upper Peninsula
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Keweenaw Peninsula Abandoned Copper Mines
A slideshow of some of the abandoned copper mines we visited in the Keweenaw Peninsula. Some were more difficult to get to than others, but the history was fascinating.
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Don Spohn - Ancient Copper Mining
2016 - Copper Country Ancient Sites Conservancy Conference.
Views: 5648 Todd Rongstad
EVIDENCE! Solomon's Mines are here! It's Atlantean=Viking trade in America! Ruled Egypt!
We explore the ports of King Solomon's Mines in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan! I have always wanted to recreate Rider Haggard's story! This is I suppose one way of doing it! We visit the BIGGEST copper and gold mines of Ancient Times. Where else for Solomon's mines but here. Examine the facts... "In those days the Atlantic was navigable". The question is 'why'. For trade! Trading what? Copper ingots! (Orichalcum) which was controlled by none other than "Atlantis" = sunken UK/Doggerland! Apparently the mines were mined especially around 3000 BC. This was after the time of the sinking of most of UK/Doggerland, but not all of it. This is the bulk of the Ancient Irish = Viracocha trade with America! This ties into line with the Atlantean story of Atlanteans, ie Vikings trying to conquer everybody. After seeing this video, it's hard to dispute that the Vikings = Atlanteans may have controlled Egypt at one time as well! The similarities of Tut's Mask with Sutton Hoo mask raise another question: what's up with that!? Did Vikings actually conquer Egypt and is this why Tut has British DNA? The sheer, incredible amount of copper in the Keweenaw peninsula helped to turn the USA into a superpower. Did it do the same for 'Solomon?' All videos: http://www.whatisgiza.com/ Website: http://www.charleskos.com/ Old School Website htttp://charles.kos.id.au I now have a second channel. Self-help tips for success! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZBlwLbe40Ohjc9FH12LkLA Subbing would be much appreciated!
Views: 14187 Charles Kos
History of Copper Mining
Completed by three MSU seniors after visiting the Michigan Historical Museum.
Views: 7349 ThePorkipine
Out of Place Artifacts, The Michigan Tablets
Alex Koritz shares out of place artifacts with the AHRF, the controversial history of the thousands of ancient writings on tablets that his family once owned. These anceint tablets were found in North America by the tens of thousands, over a period that covered hundreds of years. Main stream academia not wanting to admit that there was inter continental travel between the old and new world before columbus declared them a fraud. Because of the old world languages contained on them and because of some of the biblical scenes some of them contained they were immediately dismissed. New evidences have been found to support the validity of these tablets. Glen Beck did an entire show on these artifacts in support of there authenticity. Alex shares his families insight on them and how you can view them for your self in person to see this amazing collection that is not known about. The AHRF thanks Alex for taking the time to share this information with us. https://www.amazon.com/shop/terrycarter?ref=ac_inf_hm_vp Send letters and info to: Terry Carter 51 W. center #304 Orem, Utah 84057 [email protected] https://www.amazon.com/shop/terrycarter?ref=ac_inf_hm_vp Visit our web pages and forum http://www.ancientlosttreasures.com http://www.ancienthistoricalresearchfoundation.com http://www.mysteryglyphs.com Also look us up on face book at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/723774731015622/
Views: 346814 Terry Carter
Calumet  and Hecla Mining Co.
An old VHS tape digitized to use on a computer than saved as digital video
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Calumet MI UP Area - Copper Mines - May 2017
A couple quick flights in Calumet MI at 2 Copper Mines, and the Calumet Colosseum ice arena and around the town a little. Phantom 3 4K. Point of interest setting. Music: http://www.purple-planet.com
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10 Biggest Ancient Mysteries In Copper
Daily upload, subscribe for more► https://goo.gl/PoeQCx --- 10 Biggest Ancient Mysteries In Copper Facebook: https://goo.gl/QEjBxt Thank you to myuuji for the background music!
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Preserving Our Industrial Past: The Quincy Smelter
The Keweenaw Peninsula has an extensive copper mining history. This mini documentary highlights the hard-working people who saved the Quincy Smelter from being demolished. The smelter is not only a huge part of the community's culture, it's a way for the community, tourists, researchers, and others to travel back in time.
Views: 1192 Devin Leonarduzzi
"Prehistoric Alien Mines" Found On Lake Superior?
Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/MysteryHistory Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MysteryHistoryBook/ Lake Superior, the largest of the north American Great Lakes, it is also the largest freshwater lake in the world by surface area. Believe to have first been inhabited 10,000 years ago after the retreat of the last Ice Age However, there exists copper mines upon many of the lakes islands, which many researchers have concluded to be prehistoric. A sophisticated array of tunnels litter the islands, or more specifically all of north America. Scarred by ancient mine pits as deep as 150 feet. Carbon-14 testing of wood remains found in sockets of copper artefacts indicated that they are at least 5700 years old. Although many have suggested that artefacts and evidence at some sites, has suggested a date far older than what has been put forward. For example, some investigators believe that the mines were not even built by humans, but are the remains of a sophisticated mining operation that was once undertaken by alien visitors many thousands of years ago. Similar in scale to the ancient Carolina Mica mines, Mica being a material which we use in electrical components. The ancient copper mines on Superiors isle royale for example, although predictable disputed, produced over 750,000 tons of copper for a sophisticated group of ancient, mystery miners. Findings published in 1961 within, “Prehistoric Copper Mining in the Lake Superior Region, by Roy Drier and Joseph Du Temple. It must be noted that all of these pregistoric mines show evidence of being abruptly abandoned, whether this is evidence of the death of an unknown king or queen, or evidence for catastrophe is unknown, all along lake shore are vestiges of this once highly successful, ancient operation. The most astonishing of remnants catalogued publicly, has to be the enormous lump of pure copper, found in 1771, near the bank of the Ontonagon river. In 1945 it was floated down river on a raft by a james k paul, and was eventually appropriated by an agent of the united states government, it was then shipped to Detroit and on to Washington, where it eventually slipped into the bowels of the Smithsonian. Known as the Ontonagon Boulder it weighs 3,708 pounds, it was apparently well known to Native Americans. According to the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, the boulder was used by tribe members to make offerings to its “manitou” or spirit, to seek improvement in their health and well-being. Just how old is the Ontonagon Boulder? Or indeed the mine in which it came from? Although many would like you to believe the mines are less than 5000 years of age, we think many factors surrounding them, suggest they are far older than that. Our Twitter: https://twitter.com/Mysterytweetery? Or Steemit: https://steemit.com/@mysteryhistory http://frontiers-of-anthropology.blogspot.co.uk/2012/02/lake-superior-mines-old-copper-culture.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isle_Royale
Views: 203669 Mystery History
ancient copper industry in MI video
Michigan's Upper Peninsula has been known as "Copper Country" for years. But mining copper in the region dates back before the birth of Jesus Christ. An ancient people created a copper industry in which Lake Superior area copper is now found all across North and South America. Luke Clyburn of the Noble Odyssey Foundation talks about this ancient industry.
Views: 15903 Don G
Documentary | Red Metal: The Copper Country Strike of 1913 - YT
Documentary | Red Metal: The Copper Country Strike of 1913 videolarını http://www.sitem.com adresinden izleyebilirsiniz. 1913 Union Copper Strike. Red Metal: The Copper Country Strike of 1913 explores an epic labor strike that devastated Michigan's Copper Country-and haunts the American labor movement t. Airs Tuesday, December 17th at 8pm on PBS6. The centennial of the Italian Hall disaster in Calumet is next week, and PBS is airing a documentary film tomorrow night about the Copper Country mining stri. The live inaugural performance of the 1913 Singers, singing songs of the 1913-14 Copper Country Strike. Documentary | Red Metal: The Copper Country Strike of 1913 YT
Views: 8551 Lindsay Zelda
Modern Mining - How Eagle Mine produces nickel and copper
This video will take you step-by-step through Eagle's mining process. In addition, the video explains the techniques we use to find nickel and copper. About us: Eagle Mine is a nickel-copper mine located in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The underground mine is expected to produce 360 million pounds of nickel, 295 million pounds of copper and small amounts of other metals over its estimated eight year mine life. Eagle Mine is owned and operated by Lundin Mining Corporation.
Views: 93404 Eagle Mine
The History of the Michigan Tablets
This is intended to give you the basic history of the collection and some information regarding why the artifacts are generally dismissed as fraudulent. More likely, there are fraudulent artifacts mixed it with authentic artifacts.
Views: 4184 Rockies To Cumorah
Trailer - Winona: A Copper country Ghost Town
Winona, Michigan, a former copper mining town 33 miles south of Houghton is fast becoming a “ghost town.” The town’s population has shrunk from an estimated 1,000+ in 1920 to perhaps 13 residents today. Noted documentary filmmaker and sociologist, Dr. Michael Loukinen has created this beautiful, fascinating and elegiac film documenting the community’s history and demise.
Views: 1988 Michael Loukinen
METALS - Mining in Michigan: Copper, Gold, Silver and Iron  -  Lansing, MI
I visit the state Historical center in Lansing Michigan and show off some of the mining treasures. Can you believe the TWO TON Copper nugget??? Just plain wild!!! It was certainly not all fun and games, and some people did get hurt....but this is a key part of Michigan history!! If you live in Michigan and haven't visited the Capitol, you should!!! Have a good one! Peace
The Rights and Responsibilities of Copper Mining in Michigan
Created with We Video Video Editor Special Thanks to Jeremiah Mason for the Interview
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Copper Country Blues.wmv
This is a good illustration of the Copper Mining History of my home area Michigan's Copper Country in the U. P.
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The Michigan Mine Mystery (See Description Below)
Please give me your opinion on this mystery in the comments section… In the video, I identify this abandoned mine as the Michigan Mine. I did so because this is how it was identified to me by a very knowledgeable local historian (who was herself advised by some of the mining old timers that were born and died in this area). However, after our visit, subsequent research leads me to believe that this may actually be the Nip & Tuck Company [Mine]. The Michigan Mine bordered the Nip & Tuck and the Nip & Tuck actually purchased the Michigan Mine in 1869 in order to obtain control of their ground. So, it is understandable that the names could be confused or even used interchangeably. However, I want to be as precise as possible with this stuff… So, tell me what you think: The Michigan Mine and the Nip & Tuck were both placer claims. However, the Michigan Mine was an adit driven back 3,000 feet into the Gibsonville Ridge. The Nip & Tuck Mine is described as being situated where a tunnel would have been too great of an expense to run and so a shaft was driven down to a depth of 230 feet. The work in this shaft was aided by a large steam engine situated next to the mine shaft. Further, there is a description of an area below the mine being used for washing the gravel being hauled out. Now, tell me that what you see in the video doesn’t look a lot more like the description of the Nip & Tuck instead of the Michigan Mine? There are documents indicating that 40 men worked at the Nip & Tuck Mine in 1870. And, although not a trace remains, there was supposedly an engine house built over the steam engine in addition to an abundance of skip cars and flumes on the site. The Nip & Tuck was apparently a profitable mine as an 1871 issue of Mining & Scientific Press describes the mine as returning a profit of 100% over expenses the previous autumn. The Michigan Mine, at its peak, apparently had 15 men working and even had a blacksmith living on site with his family. ***** All of these videos are uploaded in HD, so adjust those settings to ramp up the quality! It really does make a difference… You can click here for the full playlist of abandoned mines: https://goo.gl/TEKq9L If you like these videos on exploring abandoned mines, please subscribe! https://goo.gl/yjPxH1 Thanks for watching! ***** Growing up in California’s “Gold Rush Country” made it easy to take all of the history around us for granted. However, abandoned mine sites have a lot working against them – nature, vandals, scrappers and various government agencies… The old prospectors and miners that used to roam our lonely mountains and toil away deep underground are disappearing quickly as well. These losses finally caught our attention and we felt compelled to make an effort to document as many of the ghost towns and abandoned mines that we could before that niche of our history is gone forever. But, guess what? We have fun doing it! This is exploring history firsthand – bushwhacking down steep canyons and over rough mountains, figuring out the techniques the miners used and the equipment they worked with, seeing the innovations they came up with, discovering lost mines that no one has been in for a hundred years, wandering through ghost towns where the only sound is the wind... These journeys allow a feeling of connection to a time when the world was a very different place. And I’d love to think that in some small way we are paying tribute to those hardy miners that worked these mines before we were even born. So, yes, in short, we are adit addicts… I hope you’ll join us on these adventures! #ExploringAbandonedMines #MineExploring #AbandonedMines
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Michigan's Keweenaw By Air | Mortons on the Move
Michigan's Keweenaw By Air | Mortons on the Move Keweenaw Drone Video We spent a few weeks in Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula during summer 2015 and did some filming of the scenery. The Keweenaw is home to Michigan Technological University, the birthplace of professional hockey and Michigan's most northern point. There is a rich mining history in the area and some scenes of mining ruins and tailings can be seen in the video. Locations filmed are as follows: Cliff Drive :17 :51 Hungarian Falls :30 Horseshoe Harbor :40 Jacobs Falls :44 Jacobsville/Portage Entry Lighthouse 1:07 Torch Lake Dredger 1:18 Houghton (Left) Hancock (Right) 1:23 Michigan Tech 1:34 Quincy Smelter 1:38 Quincy Hoist 1:45 Copper Harbor 1:51 Gay Stamp Sands 2:08 Redridge Steel Dam 2:26 Freda 2:34 Great Sand Bay 2:50 Portage Canal Entrance Breakers 2:58 Brockway Mountain Drive 3:01 Keewenaw From the Air by Mortons On The Move is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. #keweenaw #peninsula #yooper #puremichigan #coppercountry #michigan #fall #snow #UP #nature #uppermichigan #michigantech #mtu #finlandia #drone #DJI #Phantom #Inspire #aerial #Fly #photo #UAV #keepitintheUp #dronesaregood #scenic
Views: 22979 Mortons on the Move
The Story of the WALL OF SILVER Michigan's lost Silver Mine!
Is there a lost silver mine deep in the wilderness of Michigan's desolate Upper Peninsula? According to Richard Kellogg there is! He's been there and he left his mark hundreds of feet underground to prove it...but now he can not find it....despite retracing his steps time and time again! Here is his story as seen on Michigan Magazine...Co-host Dell Vaughan sat down and talked with Mr. Kellogg who relates the tiniest details to our TV cameras about this MOTHER LOAD in part one of THE WALL OF SILVER ____________ Copies of WALL OF SILVER https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1892384280/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=1892384280&linkCode=as2&tag=spirofmich-20&linkId=31a394631e10e907cfe38c9c8d85f68dr
Views: 48782 spiritofmichigan
During the course of mining the enormously rich Copper lodes of the Upper Peninsula, as the locals call it, there were a number of forms of Native Copper encountered that are unique to the area. Rounded, hollow structures of metallic Copper called "skulls" (for their obvious resemblance to the other variety) are found only here. In addition, many of the mines produced actual crystals of Copper as well. What couldn't be anticipated was a hybrid that mixed those two types. As far as we know, this little wonder has no siblings: i.e. there is only one. Like a diminutive Faberge egg, the rounded exterior conceals a sharp dodecahedral Copper crystal peering out from the dark interior of the "skull." Because that crystal blocks the hollow interior of the "skull," there is a different view of the same crystal when viewed from a second "cavity" on the opposite side. The patina is the classic one acquired by Native Copper specimens that have been out of the ground for a very long time. Overall measurements: 3 x 2 x 1.5 inches (7.6 x 6.4 x 3.8 cm). Visit the live auction at: http://fineart.ha.com/c/ecatalog.zx?saleNo=5110 Auction closes on June 2, 2013.
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Discovering - Keweenaw Geology
A lesson in Keweenaw geology with Charles Eshbach.
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Copper Range White Pine Michigan
Under ground mine
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Winona: A Copper Country Ghost Town - Director's Commentary
Winona, Michigan, a former copper mining town 33 miles south of Houghton is fast becoming a “ghost town.” The town’s population has shrunk from an estimated 1,000+ in 1920 to perhaps 13 residents today. Noted documentary filmmaker and sociologist, Dr. Michael Loukinen has created this beautiful, fascinating and elegiac film documenting the community’s history and demise.
Views: 489 Michael Loukinen
Peter - Michigan Copper Miner
It's January 1919 and Peter is heading off to work in the copper mine in Seneca Location of the Keweenaw Peninsula of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Created for a WOU class assignment (#2) on Screencasting.
Views: 3856 sequoia55ps
Delaware Mine Dive 2012
Cave dive in the Delaware Copper Mine, Mohawk, MI, USA.
Views: 13664 John Janzen
Abandoned Dredge and Copper Mine:  Inside Look!
Exploring some old Copper Mining ruins (https://amzn.to/2KaB6dk) and a shored 100+ year old Dredge outside the towns of Houghton and Hancock, Upper Michigan, known as the Quincy Mine area. **Copper County Quincy Mine Field Guide: https://amzn.to/2KaB6dk The building was a drop point and grinding/crushing facility for the raw mining material (copper). Once it was crushed, they would use chemicals to get the copper sulfides out of the rock. From there it went across the street to the smelter and then shipped out down the channel. If you look closely in the building you will notice the concrete is actually "bleeding" and creating stalactites and stalagmites on the roof and floor. I am not sure if this is natural erosion found with old concrete structures or a possible side effect from using the mining chemicals in this building. You could definitely tell it was contributing to the decay of the building supports/foundations. Most of the concrete in these areas are crumbling like they are made of paper-mache. The Dredge was old, crumbling, and very difficult to get in. Although technically climbing and exploring the Dredge is not permitted due to safety, its pretty cool to climb around a decaying structure this large from 100 years ago. Just do so at your own Risk :) The technology in the Dredge is old, but still very impressive! Most of the Smelting building (or what I believe is the smelter) is gone. The only thing that remains is the smoke stack and coal hopper. Both of which are pretty impressive. The coal hopper even had some coal left in it. **Copper County Explorer Quincy Field Guide: https://amzn.to/2KaB6dk --PLAYLIST on all Sights & Adventures: https://goo.gl/8n1VKi Thanks for Watching, and don’t forget to Like, Share, and Subscribe! MOST POPULAR Videos: http://bit.ly/MostPopularIntoWeapons ALL PLAYLISTS: https://www.youtube.com/intoweapons/playlists IntoWeapons FEATURED GEAR on Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/shop/intoweapons Get Exclusive Content from IntoWeapons on Patreon! : https://www.patreon.com/intoweapons FIND INTOWEAPONS: Website: https://www.intoweapons.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/IntoWeapons/ Google+: http://plus.google.com/+intoweapons Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/intoweapons/ All Rights Reserved © 2018 IntoWeapons – Duplication, transfer or reuse of this material or excerpts thereof, is prohibited. Send inquiries for use of this material to IntoWeapons.
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Copper Mine Area in Houghton and Hancock, MI
Visiting Houghton, MI and Hancock, MI and viewing some of the local Copper Mine historical landmarks. Most noteable would be the Quicy Mine and the Portage Lake Lift Bridge, but there are many equally impressive sights throughout the area.
Views: 6750 RW Collective
Spelunking North Cliff Mine Michigan's UP
Spelunking North Cliff Mine Michigan's UP
Views: 225 Connor McColl
Quincy Mine Overview
First in the series "Keweenaw Stories" with Ranger Kristen Schmitt, produced by Dan Johnson
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White Pine MI Copper Mine 195x
White Pine mine in the late 50s. 16mm film taken by Dick Brusenback. In the last sections Dick's identical brother bob is in the video. Yes, there is a section upside down.
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Mining in Upper Michigan
Two mining groups say there's great potential for a new mine.
Views: 1571 WLUK-TV FOX 11
Republic Mine, Upper Peninsula Michigan, 1978
Here are some rare images of this massive open pit iron ore mine when it still operated. Includes a view looking into a cone gyratory crusher.
Views: 5545 FDolie
Long Abandonded "Old Town" in Negaunee, Michigan at the Jackson Mine | Jason Asselin
VISIT MY ETSY STORE, SEE WHAT I HAVE FOR SALE: https://www.etsy.com/shop/LakeShoreYooperlites Near the downtown area of Negaunee, Michigan sits an area known as "old town" where streets have no houses and pavement still exists. Many years back this entire neighborhood began falling into the ground, a result of the Jackson Mine which I visited.. Come see this historic place in Michigan's upper peninsula! IF YOU LIKE MY CONTENT AND WANT TO DONATE, PLEASE CLICK HERE: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=UCXSS5SHLWDYS SUBSCRIBE TO THIS CHANNEL FOR MORE!! *Follow Me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Jason-Asselins-Adventures-323396484979746 *Follow Me on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/DaRogueReporter *Follow Me on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jason_asselin/ @All rights reserved.
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Uncovering Cliff Mine at Michigan Technological University
The Cliff Mine was the first copper mine in the Upper Peninsula to make a profit, setting in motion a copper boom that brought thousands of people to the area. A team of Michigan Tech industrial archeologists is now uncovering what remains of the old town of Clifton, and are discovering what life was like during the birth of the copper country. For more, http://www.mtu.edu/news/stories/2010/june/michigan-tech-researchers-uncover-past-cliff-mine.html
Life in the Keweenaw
Your adventure starts here. Created by Devin Leonarduzzi, Amanda McConnon, and Cassy Tefft de Muñoz as part of the Leadership Keweenaw Program. Supplemental footage courtesy of: Rick Allen, Brockit, ProNav Marine, Mark Riutta, and Kite Aerial Photography with Nathan Invincible.
Views: 13210 Devin Leonarduzzi
Great Getaways 1106 The Keweenaw Peninsula
Great Getaways #1106 "The Keweenaw Peninsula" (Full Episode) - Michigan's Upper Peninsula [Travel Planner - http://www.greatgetaways.tv/planner_keweenaw.html] This rugged wilderness is the northernmost part of Michigan! Here is where the largest freshwater lake on earth creates a peninsula called the Keweenaw. We will hike to Montreal Falls, discover the history of Fort Wilkins and the Delaware Copper Mine and enjoy the breath taking beauty of the Great Sand Bay. Plus we will bring you "Then and Now" giving you a glimpse of what the area was like 20 years ago.
Views: 18157 Great Getaways
SHOW 1813 Delaware Copper Mine - ACHIEVE Prg - Humane Soc
We travel into the abandoned Delaware Copper Mine to learn the history of Michigan when Copper was King and how one man purchased a piece of history and turned it into a premier U.P. tourist attraction. Then we travel to Mio AuSable High School to watch vocational education in action through a J.A. Program ACHIEVES and Mi-Fair Tech school in cooperation with Kirtland Community College. Students from Mio and Fairview Michigan build and install new wooden lockers for the Thunderbolt High School Football team saving the district taxpayers thousands of dollars and at the same time giving the students college credit. Then we travel to the Ogemaw County Humane Society Animal Shelter to being a series of programs dedicated to finding owners for abandoned or stray cats and dogs.
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