Oliver Iron Mining Company engineering blueprints
MSS-119

Summary Information

Repository
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Oliver Iron Mining Company.
Title
Oliver Iron Mining Company engineering blueprints
ID
MSS-119
Date [inclusive]
1901-1909
Extent
23.0 items.
Language

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], in the Oliver Iron Mining Company engineering blueprints, MSS-119, Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives, Northern Michigan University.

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Historical Note

The Oliver Iron Mining Company began operations on the Gogebic Iron Range in Michigan's Western Upper Peninsula in 1897. The company ended operations on the range in 1955. During this period, the Oliver Iron Mining Company owned and operated the following iron mines: North Ashland, Norrie, North Norrie, East Norrie, Aurora, North Aurora, Vaughn, Pabst, North Pabst, West Davis, Davis, Geneva, Royal, Puritan, North Puritan, City of Chicago, and the Vulcan.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection contains blueprints of various types of mining equipment and structures.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives 5/26/2010

Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, Michigan, 49855
906-227-1225
archives@nmu.edu

Revision Description

  5/26/2010

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

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Related Materials

Related Archival Materials note

Related collections include the Cleveland Cliffs Iron Mining Company Records (accessible at http://archives.nmu.edu/cci) and the Briar Hill Mine shaft blueprint (MSS-122).

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Oliver Iron Mining Company--History.

Geographic Name(s)

  • Gogebic Range (Mich. and Wis.).

Subject(s)

  • Engineering drawings.
  • Iron mines and mining--Equipment and supplies--Drawings.

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Collection Inventory

Box

Blueprints 1901-1909 

6-7-2

Skip, Roller Wheel Plans 1901-1902 

Curry Skip West Vulcan Mine 

Erection Plan, Plumer Mine 1908 

Study of Ore Pockets 1909 

Dump for 5 Ton Vertical Skip No. 5 Shaft Aragon Mine Norway, Mich. 1905 

Girders Head Frame Plumer Mine Iron Belt, Wis. 1908 

East Vulcan Mine Cage 

Pioneer Mine Hangers in "B" Shaft 

Sinking Bucket 

Tram Car 1908 

Square Set Timbering Plan 

Plan and Detail for Dwelling House 

Combinatoin Skip West Vulcan Mine 

Concrete Head Frame for Curry Shaft 

Sketch Showing Standard Typical Frog and Switch Used in Underground Tracks 

Kibble January 24, 1908 

Kibble January 30, 1908 

Bailen West Vulcan Mine 1908 

Curry Head Frame 

Skip for Schakt No. 5 Aragon-Grufuan Norway, Mich. 1905 

Penn Iron Mining Co. Study of Ore Pockets 1909 

Erection Plan Plumber Mine Iron Belt, Wis. 1908 

East Central Ore Pocket 

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