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    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Iron Workers & Ropemen

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    • Mines
    • Image of iron workers and ropemen for the Anaconda Company working on the Leonard Mine headframe. The men standing have been identified, as follows, from left to right: foreman Matt Korsund, Clarence Morris, Tom Arthur, Al Plate, Leslie Williams,...
    • Anselmo Mine Crew

    • 1945
    • Mines
    • Image of a group of samplers and measure men at the Anselmo Mine.
    • Belmont Mine

    • 1926
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine steel headframe during its installation over the existing wooden headframe. The original wooden frame was first used at the Cora mine.
    • Belmont Mine Chippy Hoist

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Nordberg chippy hoist at the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street. Dated on June 24, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine Crew

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of a group of miners at the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street on Butte's east side.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit, which was taken during the dismantling of several headframes and mines in order to make room for the expansion of the open pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit taken from the Pittsmont Mine dump. Note the McQueen Addition in the background. Dated in October of 1955.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit Electric Truck

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    • Mines
    • Image of an electric truck in the Berkeley Pit, which collected electricity from the overhead trolley wires. This model of truck had a diesel engine.
    • Black Rock Mine Conveyor Belt

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of Butte & Superior Black Rock Mine, which used a conveyor belt for moving the zinc.
    • Black Rock Mine Conveyor Belt

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of Butte & Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mine conveyor belt running through the old mill site. This belt, called the Believe Belt, was the longest in Butte at 1800 feet long.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • The Elm Orlu Mine on the 1200-foot level at the #10 Pyle Raise showing icicle-like formations in the mine.
    • Fireproofing Mine Timbers

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Miner George Carothers fireproofing mine timbers with gunite - a form of stucco.
    • High Ore Mine

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine.
    • High Ore Mine Pump Station

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine electric pump station, located on the 1200-foot level underground. Dated February 21, 1920.
    • High Ore Mine Underground Exhaust Fan

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine underground exhaust fan. The fan helped to push bad air up and out of the shaft. Dated February 26, 1920.
    • Kelley Mine

    • 1953
    • Mines
    • Individuals are listed, as follows, from left to right: Dr J. R. VanPelt, Judge Harold A. Medina,Martin Hannifan , Manager, Butte Mines-Kelley Mine, Mrs Medina, and F. A. Luforth. Dated December 21, 1953.
    • Kelley Mine Pump Control Room

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine pump control room in Kelley Mine yard. Al Hooper was an engineer in this building at one time. Dated in May 1970.
    • Leonard Mine Crew

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    • Mines
    • Image of a Leonard Mine crew. The individual in the back row, third from the left, has been identified as Rudy Petritz.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1909
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine located at the top of North Main Street in Walkerville. Image was taken during a period of construction when F. Augustus Heinze was building a new plant.
    • Moulton Mine Waste Dump

    • 1926
    • Mines
    • Image of a young lady on the Moulton Mine's waste dump trestle in Walkerville, MT. The woman is the future wife of Al Schonsberg.
    • Mountain Con Mine Shift

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken of a group of miners going on shift at the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated).
    • Mountain View Mine Crew

    • 1947
    • Mines
    • Image of a crew at the Mountain View Mine Yard. Names of men are unknown.
    • North Butte Mining Company

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • A view of the square set stoping used by the North Butte Mining Company in their mines.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine, now home of the World Museum of Mining.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine looking southwest towards Rocker.
    • Parrot Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of miners with their candles while underground at the Parrot Mine. The man with the beard is identified as Al Schumacher, the mine superintendent.
    • Parrot Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in a square stope at the Parrot Mine. Superintendent Al Schmaucher and General Manager Grant shaking hands.
    • Parrot Mine Shop Electricians

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of electricians at the Parrot Mine shop, owned by the Anaconda Copper Mining Company. Individuals are listed, as follows, from left to right: First row: Dolly Baker, W.E. Hoskins, Sylvester Sullivan, Emmett Kyser, Jim Leary, Al Carey, &...
    • Parrot Mine Yard & Butte Mines Machine Shop

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company's Butte Mines Machine Shop, including the mine's superintendent, shift foremen, assistant foremen, and shift bosses. The shop was located in the Parrot Mine yard. Dated in October 1955.
    • Pilot Butte Mine

    • 1917
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pilot Butte Mine, Elm Orlu Mine dump to its left, and the Black Rock Mine in its background.
    • Pittsmont Mine #4 Shaft

    • 1946
    • Mines
    • Image of miners working to clear and open the #4 shaft at the Pittsmont Mine after it caved in.
    • Travona Mine Crew

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of a Travona Mine crew. The only identified person is Al Maunder, located in the fourth row, first individual on the left.
    • Underground Drift

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    • Mines
    • Image of a mine drift in a mine, which was property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Drilling

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    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner operating a jackleg drill in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Manway

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground manway, located in either the Granite Mountain Mine or the Speculator Mine, which were both properties of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Mine Locomotive

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    • Mines
    • Image taken while placing a set of newly charged batteries on an underground mine locomotive.
    • Underground Mine Shaft

    • 1921
    • Mines
    • Image of underground mine shaft, which has been identified as a property of North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Sill

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    • Mines
    • Image of a sill in a mine, which was property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Timbers

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    • Mines
    • Image of fallen timbers in a mine, which was property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Timbers

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    • Mines
    • Image of fallen timbers in a mine, which was property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Trolley Wire

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    • Mines
    • Image of an unsafe trolley wire in a mine, which was property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Ventilation Door

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    • Mines
    • Image of a ventilation door in a mine, which was located in the Granite Mountain Mine, a property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Unidentified Classroom

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    • Mines
    • An image of an unidentifed class, which may have been a citizenship class. The photo taken by North Butte Mining Company.
    • West Colusa Mine Hoist

    • 1914
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine compressed air hoist and flat cable. The oiler has been identified as Al Lugg and the engineer is John Gilbert.

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