Industrial Archaeology Students Involved with Smelter

Some stabilization efforts at the former Quincy Smelter Works site were recently completed. Part of Phase I included an inventory of items in and cleanup of the casting plant and reverberatory furnace building, cleanup and inventory of the carpentry building, and more. The cleaning and inventory in the buildings was done by Northwoods Environmental of Ontonagon and students from the Michigan Technological University industrial archaeology program… [read more]