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Simons, Donna Searight.

Summary: "In 1913, Paul Weyburn and his fellow copper miners have tolerated dangerous working conditions for too long. Some of their workmates are being maimed or killed thousands of feet underground. . .which one of them will be next? Paul leads some of the miners on a labor strike to bring attention to the dangers of blasting and drilling copper for low pay. Marie, his wife, struggles to raise their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Empire Publishing 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P SIM

Maki, Wilbert B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [s.n.] 1983

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 331.89 Maki,

Avery, Thomas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avery Color Studios 1973

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.4995 AVE

Robinson, Orrin W.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: D.L. Robinson 1938

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: MI 977.4993 ROB

Lehto, Steve.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Momentum Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.499 LEH
1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.4 LEH

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: MI 977 Leh

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 977.4 Lehto

Hobart, Henry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bureau of History, Dept. of State 1991

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.499 HOB

Krause, David J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: MI 977.499 KRA

Lankton, Larry D.

Summary: From the Dust Jacket: In Hollowed Ground, author Larry Lankton tells the story of two copper industries on Lake Superior-native copper mining, which produced about 11 billion pounds of the metal from the 1840s until the late 1960s, and copper sulfide mining, which began in the 1950s and produced another 4.4 billion pounds of copper through the 1990s. In addition to documenting companies and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.499 LAN

Tyler, B. E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Letter Press 1903

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.49 TYL

Thurner, Arthur W.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1974

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 977.4993 THU

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 977.4993 THU

Fountain, Daniel.

Contents: Early gold and silver discoveries -- The 1860s silver lead rush -- The Ontonagon County silver rush -- The Ropes gold mine -- The Michigan gold mine -- Michigan Range prospects -- Ropes Range prospects -- The Dead River Gold Range -- Other Marquette County prospects -- Baraga, Iron and Dickinson County prospects -- Gogebic Range gold and silver mines -- Placer mining -- Fables and frauds --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 622.342 FOU

Dulemba, Elizabeth O.

Summary: Jack loves everything about Coppertown except its thriving mining industry, which long ago drove nature out of the town, but when a strike threatens to close the mine, Jack's family and others may be forced to leave for new jobs and homes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Dulemba 2013

Burns, Virginia.

Summary: The fictionalized biography of Ana Klobuchar Clemenc (1888-1956), daughter of Slovenian immigrants, who worked for Socialist causes and was an important figure in the 1913 Camulet copper miners' strike in the Upper Peninsula.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enterprise Press 1987

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 921 BUR

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: In 2010, the eyes of the world turned to Chile, where 33 miners had been buried alive by the catastrophic explosion and collapse of a 100-year-old gold and copper mine. Over the next 69 days, an international team worked night and day in a desperate attempt to rescue the trapped men as their families and friends, as well as millions of people globally, waited and watched anxiously for any sign...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 33 RATED PG-13

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA THI

Franklin, Jonathan

Summary: This is the account of the 2010 San Jose mine rescue in Chile, after one of the longest human entrapments in history. With his coveted "rescue pass," the author was permitted access far past the police perimeter. It would be seventeen long days before the miners were discovered alive and the world press descended. It would be another fifty-two days before the miners were all successfully...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.11 FRA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.11 FRA