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Ancient mining on the shores of Lake Superior

Ancient mining on the shores of Lake Superior

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Copper mines and mining -- Michigan.,
  • Michigan -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Washington, D.C., Brookhaven Press, 1978. on no. 3-4 of 7 microfiches ; 11 x 15 cm.

    StatementCharles Whittlesey.
    SeriesSmithsonian contributions to knowledge -- v. 13, art. 4, Smithsonian Institution publication -- 155, Publication (Smithsonian Institution) -- 155.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination29 p.
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22223513M

    Get this from a library! Ancient mining on the shores of Lake Superior. [Albert David Hager; University of Virginia. Library. Electronic Text Center]. Title. Ancient mining on the shores of Lake Superior. Related Titles. Series: Smithsonian contributions to knowledge ; v. 13, art. 3. By. Whittlesey, Charles,

    After long court battle, Reserve Mining in Silver Bay, Mn ends discharge of taconite tailing in Lake Superior. Pukaskwa National Park opens in Ontario. s: The Superior Hiking Trail, a mile continuous footpath from Duluth to Canadian border, is constructed. Native Americans mined copper on the shores of Lake Superior in prehistoric times. Between 4, and 1, B.C., copper jewelry and implements from Wisconsin and Upper Michigan were part of a trade network that stretched from the Rocky Mountains to the Gulf Coast, giving rise to the name "Old Copper Culture.".

    textsAncient mining on the shores of Lake Superior. Ancient mining on the shores of Lake Superior. by. Whittlesey, Charles, Publication date. [] Topics. Indians of North America -- Industries, Copper mines and mining -- Superior, Lake, Superior, Lake -- . Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Ancient Mining on the Shores of Lake Superior at


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Reprint of a classic investigation of this timeless enigma. Ancient mining on the shores of Lake Superior. Washington, D.C.: Published by the Smithsonian Institution, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Charles Whittlesey.

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Washington, D.C.: Published by the Smithsonian Institution, (OCoLC) Material Type. Lake Superior Geology. These dark rocks, familiar around Lake Superior, are evidence of ancient volcanic activity. Called basalt, this volcanic rock is seen here at Temperance River State Park in Minnesota and can be found in all the state parks along Lake Superior’s Minnesota shore.

Get this from a library. Ancient mining on the shores of Lake Superior. [Charles Whittlesey]. Very interesting, but dated (), report on the initial discoveries of ancient mining sites on Lake Superior.

It is a product of the time with all the biases of the era and the limitations of early geologic/cultural fields of study.

Ancient Mining on the Shores of Lake Superior by Charles Whittlesey The Shipping of Michigan Copper across the Atlantic in the Bronze Age (Isle Royale and Keweenaw Peninsula, c.

BC BC). ontheshoresoflakesuperior. 6 Lake Superior are, inextensive anddense forests, where theexplorer can onlysee afew rods, or, perhaps,yards aroundhim,andwhere there is. » Ancient Mining on the Shores of Lake Superior | Published April30 page reprint from the Smithsonian Institution; this booklet one of the best early sources for the ancient copper mining activities of Upper Michigan.

ontheshoresoflakesuperior. Lake Superior are, inextensive and dense forests, where theexplorer can onlysec a few rods, or, perhaps, yardsaroundhim, andwhere there is seldomanything. Ancient Mining on the Shores of Lake Superior. Hagar, Albert D. Atlantic Monthly 15 (Mar. ): IN the month of March,Samuel O.

Knapp and J. Townsend discovered, from tracks in the snow, that a hedgehog had taken up his winter-quarters in a cavity of a ledge of rocks, about twelve miles from Ontonagon, Lake Superior, in the neighborhood of the.

Hagar, Albert D. "Ancient Mining on the Shores of Lake Superior." Atlantic Monthly 15 (Mar. ): texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Ancient mining on the shores of Lake Superior by Whittlesey, Charles, Publication date Topics Copper mines and mining Publisher [Washington, Smithsonian Institution].

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Ancient mining on the shores of Lake Superior. Frontispiece: Outline map showing the position of the ancient mine pits of Point Keweenaw, Michigan Previous: 1 of Next: View Description.

View Image & Text: Download: small (x max) medium (x max) Large. Extra Large. Full Resolution.ANCIENT MINING Description of (lie Locality of iJie Remains of Ancient Mining Operations, dec. Ill casting the eye over a map of Lake Superior, a remarkable projection, in the form of an immense liom, will be observed jutting out from the south shore, and curving to the northeast until it ends in an irrcgidar point.Ancient American Magazine LDS Issue 2 by Wayne May $ Add to cart Ancient American Magazine LDS Issue 3 by Wayne May $ Add to cart Ancient Mining on the Shores of Lake Superior by Charles Whittlesey (Book).