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    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Smelter

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the interior of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company Smelter. Note the large electric magnet catching tramp iron.
    • Anaconda Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Anaconda Mine, which was the first mine of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company.
    • Anaconda Mine

    • 1910
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    • Postcard image of 'the Famous Anaconda Mine.'
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine on North Excelsior Street in uptown Butte.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine on North Excelsior Street in uptown Butte.
    • Arctic Mine

    • 1910
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    • The beginning of the Arctic mine in Butte with its wooden headframe. Note the crowded houses.
    • Black Rock Mill

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Black Rock Mill under construction.
    • Black Rock Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte & Superior Black Rock Mine and Mill. The headframe is the #3 shaft, mill and repair shop. The #3 headframe moved to the Anselmo Mine in the 1930s. Note the mine on lower right is the Niagara.
    • Black Rock Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte & Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mine during the winter of 1910.
    • Black Rock Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte & Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mine during the winter of 1910.
    • Black Rock Mine #1 Shaft

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte & Superior Black Rock Mine #1 Shaft. Also note the timber yard, the Elm Orlu Mine, and the Jersey Blue Mine.
    • Black Rock Mine #1 Shaft

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte and Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mine #1 Shaft blacksmith shop and the machine shop on the right.
    • Black Rock Mine #1 Shaft

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte & Superior Black Rock Mine #1 Shaft, repair shop, crusher and boiler room. Note the Niagara mine on the lower left.
    • Black Rock Zinc Concentrator

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte & Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mine zinc concentrator while under construction.
    • Blacksmith Shop Interior

    • 1910
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    • Image of an early day blacksmith shop in an unidentified Butte mine yard.
    • Blacksmith Shop Interior

    • 1910
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    • Image of an early day blacksmith shop in an unidentified Butte mine yard.
    • Butte & Boston Smelter

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte and Boston Smelter, which was located in Meaderville. This smelter was later operated by the Boston & Montana Company on a lease basis. The Meaderville smelters, there were four total, were closed when the Anaconda Copper Mining...
    • Butte Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the air receiving tanks at the Butte Compressor Plant.
    • Butte Compressor Plant

    • 1910
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    • Image of the air receiving tanks at the Butte Compressor Plant.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
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    • Image of the hydrostatic tank of the Butte Hoist Compressor Plant for the Bell Mine, High Ore Mine and the Mountain View Mine.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard. The hoist was comprised of eight Nordberg compressors.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which held eight direct-driven Nordberg compressors that compressed air up to 95 lbs. and delivered it to all the mines on the Butte hill.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the hydrostatic tank of the Butte Hoist Compressor Plant for the Bell Mine, High Ore Mine and the Mountain View Mine.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which was comprised of eight Nordberg compressors.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard. The hoist was comprised of eight Nordberg compressors.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which held eight direct-driven Nordberg compressors that compressed air up to 95 lbs. and delivered it to all the mines on the Butte hill.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which was comprised of eight Nordberg compressors.
    • Butte Mines

    • 1910
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    • Image of various Butte mines. Headframes are listed, as follows, from left to right: the Original Mine, Highore, Nipper #1 and #2, Mountain View, Anaconda, Neversweat and the Parrot. Note the copper tanks in front of Orignal mine.
    • Butte Reduction Works

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte Reduction Works stack, which was the largest concrete stack in the world for some time.
    • Butte Reduction Works

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte Reduction Works stack, which was the largest concrete stack in the world for some time.
    • Butte Reduction Works

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of Butte Reduction Works, located on South Montana Street.
    • Carpenters at  Speculator Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • A group photograph of carpenters and helpers at the Speculator Mine. The men are listed as follows, seated from left to right: Winston, Deloughry, Currie, Dizall; Standing - Tom Donnelley, William R. Young, George Jones, Charles White, and S.B....
    • Corliss Steam Engine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Corliss Steam Engine, property of Butte Electric and the Montana Power Company.
    • Corliss Steam Engine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Corliss Steam Engine, property of Butte Electric and the Montana Power Company.
    • Diamond Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Diamond Mine with a crowd of visitors at the waste dump.
    • Diamond Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image taken at the Diamond Mine with a crowd of visitors at the waste dump.
    • Diamond Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of a mine crew at the Diamond Mine.
    • Diamond Mine Visitors

    • 1910
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    • Image of visitors at the Diamond Mine. The mother is identified as Ruby Popple, her son William and daughter Marie.
    • Dutton Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of the installation of a larger wooden headframe at the Dutton Mine.
    • East Ridge Headframes

    • 1910
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    • Image of the East Side of Meaderville. Structures are listed as follows, from left to right: the B&M Hospital, Six o'clock, and the Butte & London and Green Leaf Mines. In the foreground is the North Butte Extension.
    • East Ridge Headframes

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of Rampart Mountain and the East Ridge. Headframes are listed as follows, from left to right: the Butte and London, Green Leaf, North Butte Extension, Main Range, Pittsmont #3, and the Pittsmont Smelter.
    • Elm Orlu Mine Hoist

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • An early day steam hoist in the Elm Orlu Mine. Drums, the large wheel-like machines, powered the pistons. The hoist operated much like a train.
    • Gagnon Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of men at the Gagnon Mine.
    • Gagnon Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of men at the Gagnon Mine.
    • Gagnon Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Gagnon Mine with its enclosed head frame. Also showing a skip dump.
    • Gold Smith Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Gold Smith Mine in Walkerville.
    • Green Mountain Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Green Mountain Mine on the left and East Gray Rock, Wake-Up-Jim and the Diamond on the right.
    • Horse Whim

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of a horse whim, a piece of equipment common in the early 1900s. The whim was a large capstan with radiating arms to which horses could be yoked. They would then travel in a circle and were used for raising ore, water, or timber out of the...
    • Horse Whim

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of a horse whim, a piece of equipment common in the early 1900s. The whim was a large capstan with radiating arms to which horses could be yoked. They would then travel in a circle and were used for raising ore, water, or timber out of the...
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine in Walkerville with the mill being torn down on the left.
    • Mine Crew

    • 1900
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    • Image of a mine crew underneath the headframe at an unidentified mine.
    • Mine Layout in Uptown Butte

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • The headframes are labeled as follows, from left to right: the Tuolumne, Speculator, Diamond, Ticon, and the Jessie Mines.
    • Miners of  Speculator Mine

    • 1910
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    • Miners at the North Butte Mining Company's Speculator Mine, located in Walkerville (north of Butte).
    • Miners Waiting to go on Shift

    • 1910
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    • Miners waiting to go on shift at the Speculator Mine. Note that the Chippy Cage was not yet installed.
    • Minnie Healy Mine

    • 1910
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    • Image of shift bosses at the Minnie Healy Mine.
    • Montana Ore Purchasing Smelter

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Montana Ore Purchasing Smelter, which was a property of F. Augustus Heinze and located in Meaderville.
    • Mountain Con Mine Hoist

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the steam marine-type hoist engine at the Mountain Con Mine. Located on north Main Street in uptown Butte. The hoist was removed in 1915 and replaced by a compressed air Nordberg Hoist.
    • Mountain Con Mine Hoist

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the steam marine-type hoist engine at the Mountain Con Mine. Located on north Main Street in uptown Butte. The hoist was removed in 1915 and replaced by a compressed air Nordberg Hoist.
    • Neversweat Mine Compressor Room

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Neversweat Mine compressor room. Tom Rogers has been identified as the engineer in the photograph.
    • Original Mine Crew

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of workers at the Original Mine on the west side of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Original Mine Nordberg Steam Hoist

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Original Mine showing the Nordberg steam hoist installed in 1898 by the mine's owner, Senator W.A. Clark. Note the engine operators at work.
    • Parrot Mine Air Shaft

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Parrot Mine air shaft taken after the year 1906.
    • Pittsmont Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine #2 shaft with crew.
    • Pittsmont Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine #2 shaft located in East Butte. Note the concentrator bin in the center.
    • Pittsmont Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine #2 shaft and smelter.
    • Pittsmont Mine #3 Shaft and Stacks

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine #3 shaft, the McQueen addition, and Maple Street. Also note Rampart Mountain and the mine's four smoke stacks.
    • Richest Hill in the World

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the 'Richest Hill in the World.' Headframes on the hill are listed, as follows, from left to right: the High Ore Mine, the Nipper Mine, the Parnell Mine, the L.E.R. Mine, the Original Mine #6 shaft, the Mountain View Mine, the...
    • Smoke House Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Smoke House Mine, which was located at the corner of Broadway & Wyoming Streets. The Thornton Building is in the background.

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