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Michigan
Hesston Steam Museum
Address
Hesston MI
Phone
Web Site www.michigancity.com/Hesston/Hesston.html
Description
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial

Michigan
Calumet
Coppertown USA
300 Washington Beach Ave
Calumet MI 98337
Phone 360 377-4002
Web Site www.uppermichigan.com/coppertown/main.html
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus: Industrial

 

  Gaylord

  Bottle Cap Museum

  4977 Sparr Rd

  Gaylord  MI  49735    

  Phone  989 732-1931

  Web Site http://www.hhpweb.com/customcontent.asp?ID=560

  Alt Web http://www.michigan.org/travel/detail.asp?m=2;12&p=B878

  Description  Coca Cola memorabilia

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  New or Updated:   8/27/2007

Michigan
Greenland
Adventure Copper Mine and Campground
200 Adventure Road
PO Box 6
Greenland MI 49929
Phone 906 883-3371
Web Site http://www.exploringthenorth.com/mine/venture.html
E-mail mailto:nephsmine@webtv.net
Description 300 foot underground tour of former copper mine, wearing hard hats with lights, demonstrations of hand mining tools, above ground 1 hour tour
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus: Industrial
Kind of Activity Specialty Tour
Industry Profession Mining

  MI

  Hancock

  Quincy Mine Hoist Association

  49750 US 41

  Hancock  MI   49930    

  Phone 906 482-3101

  Web Site http://www.quincymine.com/

  E-mail  mailto:edyarbrough@quincymine.com

  Description copper mine tours, #2 shafthouse, steam hoist, cog rail tram, museum

  Type of Resource  Historic District

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Field of Study  Minerals

  Industry /Profession Mining

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  New or Updated:  9/19/2007

 

  MI

  Houghton

  Society for Industrial Archaeology

   Dept of Social Sciences, Michigan Technological U

  1400 Townsend Drive

  Houghton  MI  49931    

  Phone   906 487-1889

  Web  http://www.ss.mtu.edu/IA/sia.html

  E-mail  mailto:sia@mtu.edu

  Description  publications, tours, projects on historically significant industrial sites and

                    technology

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  New or Updated   1/18/2006

  MI
 
Iron Mountain
 
Cornish Pump Museum
 
300 Kent Street
 
Iron Mountain        MI      49801    
 
Phone         906 774-1086
 
Alt Phone     203 433-2777
 
Web Site      http://www.fishweb.com/maps/dickinson/ironmountain/cornishpump/
 
Description      home of large pump designed to keep iron mine dry
 
Type of Resource       Museum
 
Primary Focus    Industrial
 
Collection G-M      Machinery
 
Era      1890
 
New or Updated:            11/26/2003

  MI
 
Lansing
 
GM Plant Tours
 
Body Plant and Chassis Plant
 
Lansing             MI
 
Phone              517 885-9676
 
Web Site      *****  
 
Alt Web       http://www.misd.net/Science/places/tours.html
 
Description      two hour tour follows the assembling of a car
 
Type of Resource       Activity
 
Primary Focus    Industrial
 
Kind of Activity     Specialty Tour
 
New or Updated:     12/1/2003

  MI
 
Negaunee
 
Michigan Iron Industry Museum
 
73 Forge Road
 
Negaunee                   MI     49866    
 
Phone   906 475-7857
 
Web Site  http://www.michigan.gov/hal/0,1607,7-160-17447_18595_18611---,00.html
 
Description  indoor exhibits & outdoor interpretive pasts tell of Jackson Iron Ore Company                     and state's iron ore deposits & manufacturing
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Industry /Profession Mining
 
New or Updated:      12/15/2003

  MI
 
Vulcan
 
Iron Mountain Iron Mine
 
W 4852 US Highway 2
 
MAIL: PO Box 177 Iron Mountain 49801
 
Vulcan    MI   49892    
 
Phone   906 563-8077
 
Alt Phone   906 774-7914
 
Web Site  http://www.tm-arts.com/ironmine/ironmine.htm
 
E-mail  mailto:ironmine@uplogon.com
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Industry /Profession Mining
 
New or Updated:  1/11/2004

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