Keweenaw Digital Archives

Michigan's Copper Country in Photographs

The Keweenaw Digital Archives provides a searchable database of digitized historical photographs documenting Michigan's historic copper mining district. Photographs are drawn from regional institutions, including the MTU Archives & Copper Country Historical Collections, Keweenaw National Historical Park, the Houghton County Historical Society, and the Calumet Public School Library, this rich photographic fund provides a detailed look at the lives of copper miners and their families.

The Keweenaw Digital Archives allows users to add information and comments to photographs, as well as create personalized web albums of images. 

Users may also purchase high-resolution photographic prints or digital scans for use in a variety of projects and publications.