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Information on mining taconite, a low grade iron ore, in Minnesota from the publication, Digging Into Minnesota's Minerals by the Minnesota Department of Natural

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Pioneer Iron Mine Ely, MN Mines on Waymarking

Two interpretive signs tell about its history "The Pioneer Vermilion Iron Mining Company opened the Pioneer Mine in 1888 and began shipping ore the following year. When Oliver Iron Mining Company leased the Pioneer in 1898, it was producing over 500,000 tons annually. Eventually, it was considered the richest of Minnesota's underground mines.

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Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. About Us Operations

Five iron ore mines located in Michigan and Minnesota produce various grades of iron ore pellets, including standard and fluxed, for use in blast furnaces. As the mines are located near the Great Lakes, the majority of the pellets are transported by rail to loading ports for shipments via vessel.

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THINGS TO DO Stella Del Nord

The Minnesota Museum of Mining is the only museum of its kind in the country, dedicated to preserving the history of the Iron Mining Industry in Minnesota as well as telling the story of the men and women who made a life working on the Iron Range.

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History City of Coleraine Minnesota

History of Coleraine, Minnesota. Incorporated in 1909, Coleraine quickly won a reputation as the gem city of the Mesabi Iron Range. Only in 1904 did the U.S. Steel Corporation begin making plans to utilize the low-grade iron ore in the western region. With mining due to get underway, Thomas Cole, who was Oliver Iron Mining president

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Clarke jumps from health care into coal, iron ore Duluth

Clarke jumps from health care into coal, iron ore . Partners for his two Minnesota mining operations — the former Magentation operations based in Grand Rapids and the former Essar Steel

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The Iron Mining Association of Minnesota remains troubled by Governor Dayton's veto of the second piece of wild rice legislation that came to his desk at the end of the 2018 legislative session.

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Ore Docks, Duluth, Minnesota Placeography

History . The Duluthian ore docks are directly associated with the 'mining fever' of northeastern Minnesota at the turn of the century. The iron deposits discovered on the Mesabi Iron Range were the richest in the world. The key to the economic success of this industry was the transport of the material.

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The Missabe Road — University of Minnesota Press

The history of the ore boom on the Iron Range and the role railroads played The Missabe Road The Duluth, Missabe and Iron Range Railway. 2003 It's quite delightful to journey through the tracks of time where one finds the development of Northeastern Minnesota and its renowned iron ore mines through the fascinating history of the

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A very brief history of mining on the Cuyuna Iron Range

A very brief history of mining on the Cuyuna Iron Range. By 1967, the last operating underground mine in Minnesota, the Armor #2 Mine near Crosby, was closed. By 1982, the last reported shipment of iron ore from the Cuyuna Range was made, ending the period of active mine operations in the district.

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THE 1916 MINNESOTA MINERS STRIKE collections.mnhs

J. P. Morgan and Andrew Carnegie and the iron ore mines of John D. Rockefeller. On June 17 of that year the company's executive committee passed a resolution outlining its labor policies. e are unalterably op sion in the Iron Range Strike of 1916, Minnesota History 41 (Summer, 1968) 82-93; .

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Iron Ore Mining and Iron Range Life, 1920-1950s

Recipient Minnesota Museum of Mining. A 1' scale model of the gallery, developed a visitor traffic flow plan, developed specs for new exhibit walls/structures, researched developed major exhibit themes topic areas and developed preliminary activities for these topic areas. "Iron Ore Mining and Iron Range Life, 1920s 1950s", a

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His view of the 'Mine View' Mine hibbingmn

But to feel the full effect of one of the biggest open pit iron ore mines in the world, one must stand on its edge. "It's on Google. district manager/public affairs-Minnesota for Cliffs

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1907 Mesabi Range Strike Library MNHS.ORG

Sep 03, 1984The Minnesota Iron Range, stretching across northeastern Minnesota, was made up of the Mesabi, the Cuyuna, and the Vermilion Ranges of iron-rich ore and the mines where it was extracted. The Range, as the three ranges were jointly nicknamed, was a major site of strife between owners and laborers, and a fertile field for labor organizing.

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Taconite Wikipedia

ProductionEdit. The Mesabi Iron Range region of the American state of Minnesota is a major production area. The taconite iron ore pellets are hauled by railroad to the ports of Silver Bay, Two Harbors and the Twin Ports of Duluth, Minnesota, and Superior, Wisconsin, all on Lake Superior.

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Overview Taconite Mining Technology, Taxes, Tailings

Overview. Reserve Mining Company opened one of the first taconite processing plants in Minnesota at Silver Bay in 1956. By the late 1950's, this plant was producing 6 to 10 million tons of pellets a year, and disposing of the remains of powdered rock (known as tailings) in Lake Superior. Academics, politicians,

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Iron I Michigan State University

Some barren waste! Iron ore is Michigan's most valuable non-fuel, mined commodity. In 1994, the Lake Superior area produced 95% of the US's supply of iron ore. Minnesota leads the nation with 70% of the production, while Michigan produces most of the rest (25%).

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Mesabi Range Mines, Minnesota 1939-1945 Military History

The Mesabi Range, also known simply as the Iron Range to those who live there, is a collection of iron mines and mining towns in Northeastern Minnesota which made its name by becoming the single largest supplier of raw material to the World War II war effort.

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Taconite Rocks!

WELCOME TO TACONITE ROCKS! This is a free online curriculum on the history, process, and future of iron mining in Minnesota.

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Bankruptcy petition mires Iron Range mine project

ERP Iron Ore now controls the former Magnetation property, a scram mining and value added iron ore mining and processing company based in Northern Minnesota. (PHOTO Magnetation) Creditors filed a petition last week to force Tom Clarke's ERP Iron Ore into Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

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Minnesota Iron Iron Mining History. The story of iron, in Minnesota, began over one and one-half billion years ago when a vast, shallow sea covered the northern part of the state we know today.

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Iron Range Historical Society IRHS Home

The Iron Range Historical Society (IRHS) is a historical society in northeastern Minnesota. Located on the Mesabi Range in Minnesota's Arrowhead, it has offices in McKinley. The Society was founded in 1973. IRHS is a research library and archival house specializing in family and historical research.

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Magnetation Inc History

History. Founded in June 2015, privately held MagGlobal LLC ("MAG") was created to serve global markets with the innovative magnetic separation technology originally used to capture weakly magnetic iron ore particles from waste materials left behind from historical iron mining operations.

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The History of Erie Mining Company (Hometownfocus.us May

All felt that preserving that history is extremely valuable, and will serve as a future research resource, since Erie Mining Company had wide historical and economic significance not only in Northeastern Minnesota and on the American iron ore and steel industry, but also on

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Mining Hibbing Area Chamber of Commerce, MN

Iron Mining Association of Minnesota. The Iron Mining Association (IMA) of Minnesota promotes a healthy iron ore industry that will continue to benefit northeastern Minnesota as well as the entire state. It's an industry our communities, state and country depend on today and into the future .

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Craig Pagel Iron Mining Association of Minnesota

Minnesota Iron Mining Industry Update Iron Mining in Minnesota will continue to renew itself and add value to the lives of all Minnesotans. Craig Pagel Iron Mining Association of Minnesota If it wasn't grown; it was probably mined.

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Search Records Iron Range Research Center

The database of 1.4 million references includes, but is not limited to, federal naturalization records for Minnesota's 87 counties, federal Chippewa census rolls, State of Minnesota death cards (1900-1903), Iron Range newspaper announcements (birth/marriage/death), and the 1918 Minnesota alien registration.

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Tacora Resources Mining Company

Headquarters 102 NE 3rd Street Suite 120 Grand Rapids, Minnesota 55744 Phone 218-999-7018 Fax 218-999-5827

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Butler Brothers and Hanna Mining Company Records Finding

Iron Range Research Center Add or remove collections Home Manuscripts Collections Butler Brothers and Hanna Mining Company Records Finding Aid Reference URL To link to this object, paste this link in email, IM or document To embed this object, paste this HTML in website. Butler Brothers and Hanna Mining Company Records Finding Aid . View

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Office of the Revisor of Statutes

The commissioner shall establish a program to award grants to taconite mining companies for (1) taconite pellet product improvements; (2) value-added production of taconite iron ore; or (3) cost-savings production improvements at Minnesota taconite plants.

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