Mine: Red Jacket Mine, Calumet, MI
Red Jacket Mine, known as the Red Jacket shaft of the Calumet & Hecla mine was begun in 1889 as a means to access to the lowest levels of the mine on the north end of the district. The shaft is located just northwest of the village of Calumet.
Note: "Red Jacket" was the original name for what is now known as Calumet, Michigan.
May 14, 1893 - Red Jacket Shaft Mine, Calumet, Houghton Co. - Overwind of hoisting cage - 10 fatalities