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    • Adams Mine Shaft Fire Cleanup

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image taken while cleaning up after the fire at the Adams Mine Shaft on the east side of Walkerville.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine with its original wooden headframe. The mine was bought by Anaconda Copper Mining Company sometime in 1925. Note the West Gagnon Mine on right side of the photo.
    • Bell Mine Hawksworth Bit Shop

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the Hawksworth bit shop crew, which manufactured rock bits and drill steel for the Anaconda Copper Mining Company The shop was in the yard of the Bell Mine.
    • Black Rock Mill Crew

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte & Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mill crew.
    • Black Rock Mine #1 Shaft Shaft

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte & Superior Black Rock #1 shaft with the Butte Boiler Shop on the left and the Machine Shop on the far right.
    • Black Rock Mine #2 Shaft

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of Butte & Superior Black Rock Mine #2 shaft with its electric hoisting engine.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine, taken from Ohio Street, south of Park Street. This headframe was moved to the Orphan Girl Mine in 1925.
    • Colorado Mine Headframe

    • 1918
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine headframe, which was moved to the Orphan Girl Mine in 1925.
    • Copper Precipitates

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of men sweeping the copper off of the Iron with large brooms. Copper sulphate would precipitate on the Iron and the brooms swept it into the troughs.
    • Copper Precipitates

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of men sweeping the copper off of the Iron with large brooms. Copper sulphate would precipitate on the Iron and the brooms swept it into the troughs.
    • Copper Precipitates

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of men sweeping the copper off of the Iron with large brooms. Copper sulphate would precipitate on the Iron and the brooms swept it into the troughs.
    • High Ore Compressor

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of two compressors at the High Ore Mine, a faction of the Butte hoist.
    • High Ore Compressor

    • 1925
    • MInes
    • Image of two compressors at the High Ore Mine, a faction of the Butte hoist.
    • High Ore Compressor

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of two compressors at the High Ore Mine, a faction of the Butte hoist.
    • Interior of  Black Rock Mill

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte & Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mill showing the flotation equipment.
    • Interior of  Black Rock Mill

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte & Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mill, showing the mine's interior and two rows of flotation equipment.
    • Leonard Mine Visitors

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of a group of visitors at the Leonard Mine. The group came from the Milwaukee Railroad Auction Sale, which was held in Butte.
    • Original Mine

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original Mine on North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine's main headframe. This headframe was moved from the Colorado Mine in 1925.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine headframe after it was moved from the Colorado Mine in 1925. Note that there are only 2 shiv wheels. Today, at the site at the World Museum of Mining, there are 3 shiv wheels, one for a chippy and in addition there is...
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1945
    • Mines
    • The Orphan Girl Mine is now the home of the World Museum of Mining. This shaft is 3200-feet deep. The headframe was moved from the Colorado Mine in 1925.
    • Rainbow Mine

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the Rainbow Mine, located North of the Black Rock Mine.
    • Underground Blasting

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image taken while loading holes that have been drilled for blasting.
    • Underground Drilling

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image taken while drilling out a round in a drift in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Drilling

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image taken while drilling out a round for blasting underground in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Fan Motor

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of a fan motor, which was used for ventilation underground.
    • Underground Fire Zone

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of what was once a fire zone that has been put out by excess tailings.
    • Underground Stope

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground timbered stope in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Stope

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image taken while barring down rock in an underground stope in an unidentified mine.
    • West Colusa Mine Yard

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the blacksmith shop in the West Colusa Mine yard.

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