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Ojibway Mine, Ojibway, Keweenaw Co., Michigan, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 20' 22'' North , 88° 19' 40'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.3394444444, -88.3277777778
An underground copper mine consisting of 2 shafts and 13 levels. Organized in 1907, the mine produced approx. 50,000 lbs. of refined copper before closing in 1913. In 1941 the mine was bought by Calumet and Hecla but no further work was done. Nice minerals, including copper crystals, silver, quartz with green inclusions, and amethyst can be found here.

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14 entries listed. 14 valid minerals.

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Kilpela, T, 1995, The Hard Rock Mining Era in the Copper Country. 89 pp.

Butler, B.S., and Burbank, W.S., 1929, The Copper Deposits of Michigan. U.S. Geological Survey. Professional Paper 144. 238 pp.

The Copper Country Rock & Mineral Club, 2001, Red Gold and Tarnished Silver, 2nd Ed., 44 pp.

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