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    • Pittsmont Mine & Smelter

    • 1902
    • Mills and Smelters
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine and smelter. Image is first of four in a panoramic series. Note South Butte in the background.
    • Shorty Lode

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of the Shorty Load. It was located on the East Ridge, just east of the Pittsmont Mine.
    • Parrot Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the Parrot Mine at the 1000-foot level.
    • Parrot Smelter

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the interior of the Parrot Smelter.
    • West Colusa Mine Crew

    • 1909
    • Mines
    • Image of a mine crew at the West Colusa Mine, dated on August 11, 1909. Peter Madlena is in the 3rd row next to man in the white shirt.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine, taken from Montana Tech on the west side of uptown Butte.
    • Butte Hill

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Panorama image of the Butte Hill. The Anaconda Mine is the small mine in the left corner, the Grant Extension Mine and the St. Lawrence Mine are in the middle, and the Saul Mine is on the right. (2 of 3)
    • Bell and Diamond Mine Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Bell and Diamond Mine yard, looking at the Bell Mine compressor room and Hawksworth Bit Shop building.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of shift bosses at the Leonard Mine. The mine foreman has been identified as Roy Garratt, standing second from the right.
    • Travona Mine Hoist

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Travona Mine Hoist, an clectric AC hoist. This hoist was moved from the Anselmo Sister Mine to the Orphan Girl, and, finally, to the Moonlight.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Alice Mine Crew

    • 1896
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Mine crew. Mine superintendent T.W. Buzzo is second from the left in the second row. #4 is Billy Hull Butched, #5 is Golden Post Master John Banner Helman, and #6 is John Rich.
    • 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.
    • Pittsmont Mine Reopening

    • 1956
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Shaft reopening. Note the air operated skip pocket door, used for loading skips.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the erecting of the new headframe over the wooden headframe at the Mountain Con Mine. Dated on October 1, 1927.
    • Granite Mountain Mine Shaft

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • An image of the Granite Mountain Mine with empty mine cars on the left and loaded cars on the right. Note the fan bags on the left, which carryied fresh air through the mine.
    • Parnell Mine Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Emma Mine skip stored at Parnell mine yard on Anaconda Road in Butte.
    • Berkeley Mine Crew

    • 1914
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Berkeley Mine during the candle mining days. John F. Mooney is individual third from the right in the first row.
    • Black Rock Mine #1 Shaft

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

    • 1937
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe and hoist building. Dated on July 7, 1937.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Loading timber at the central timber yard, located next to the Anselmo Mine.
    • Neversweat and Anaconda Mines

    • 1916
    • Mines
    • Image of the Neversweat and the Anaconda Mines. Note at the far right is W.A. Clark's Colusa Mine and also the Parrot Mine shafts. The Butte Compressor Plant can be seen at the far right.
    • Kelley Mine #2 Shaft

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of men completing concrete work in the #2 Kelley Shaft.
    • Bell Mine Compressor Explosion

    • 1962
    • Mines
    • Image of men working to clean up the pipeline and other destruction resulting from the explosion of the compressor at the Bell Mine.
    • Mountain View Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Mountain View Mine showing the chippy cage on the 1600-foot level station. Dated on December 2, 1920.
    • Shorty Lode

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of the Shorty Lode Claim and four unidentified men standing on the railraod track with a child. The claim was located on the East Ridge.
    • Parrot Mine

    • 1898
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the Parrot Mine between the 600 and 700-foot levels.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1948
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine headframe (above) and the B.A. & P. ore train (below).
    • Leonard Mine Hoist & Mechanic

    • 1943
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine hoist. The mechanic is identified as Bob Steward. Dated April 5, 1943.
    • Butte Hill

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Panorama image of the Butte Hill. The Harris Mine is on the bottom left. The Butte Reduction Works and the Colorado Smelter are in the background making smoke. (3 of 3)
    • Diamond Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Diamond Mine, which belonged to the Anaconda Copper Mining Company, Anaconda Copper Mining Company
    • 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.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mitchell Stope at the Leonard Mine.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

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

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Emma Mine and a F & S Dump Truck. Dated on November 17, 1950.
    • Underground Butte Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken in an underground Butte mine. Mine and worker are unidentified.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Underground Workings

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the underground workings in an unidentified mine.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Installing a new plant at the Lexington Mine. Note the Magna Carta Mine and the Valdemer Mine in the background.
    • Kelley Mine Shaft

    • 1954
    • Mines
    • Image of the temporary sinking wooden headframe at the Kelly Mine shaft.
    • Mountain Con Mine Ore Bins

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image of the new ore bins while under construction over the old ore bins at the Mountain Con Mine.
    • Granite Mountain Mine 3200-Foot Level Station

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • The 3200-foot level station of the Granite Mountain Mine shaft showing two hoisting compartments. The one on the right is the chippy hoist, used to transport men up and down the mine. The mine was owned by the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Emma Mine Bottom Dump Skip

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the bottom dump skip used at the Emma Mine. The station tender rode below this skip at most of the mines.
    • Belmont Mine Boiler Installation

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Belmont Mine of the boilers' installation. Located on East Mercury Street in uptown Butte. Note also the Great Northern Rail Yard and the small mine in the middle, the Ortisco Mine. Dated on December 14, 1927.
    • Black Rock Mill

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

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine prior to the installation of new ore bins.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of a car load of mine timber being unloaded at the central timber yard.
    • St. Lawrence Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence Mine with the Molly Murphy and Anaconda Mines on the right side.
    • Kelley Mine #2 Shaft

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of men completing concrete work in the #2 Kelley Shaft.
    • Walkerville and  Moulton Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • An image taken of Walkerville with the Moulton Mine and Mill on the left, the Alice Mine and Mill on the right, and the Blue Wing Mine to the left of the middle of the picture. Labels as follows: #4 - Alice Mill; #5 - Blue Wing Mine (where city...
    • Hawksworth Drill Shop

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Hawksworth Drill Shop, located on the upper section of Anaconda Road. This building was originally the Bell Mine boiler room.
    • Mountain View Mine First Aid Crew

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain View Mine first aid crew. Individual to the far left has been identified as Scott Lyle.
    • Parrot Mine

    • 1898
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the Parrot Mine with two miners using candles to examine rock. The view is at the 800-foot level.
    • Green Mountain Mine

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

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the West Colusa Mine at the 2800-foot level station manway. Note the electrical cables.
    • Orphan Girl Mine Yard First-Aid Practice

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine yard with First-Aid teams practicing for a contest between the mines, most likely for Miners' Union Day activities.
    • St. Lawrence Mine

    • 1948
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence Mine with the city covered by clouds.
    • Bell and Diamond Mines

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of the Bell and Diamond Mines with the Bell Mine ore bins.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1900
    • mines
    • Image taken while inspecting the work place in the Leonard Mine following a blast.
    • Underground, Grizzlies

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • The proper way of constructing grizzlies as demonstrated in an unidentified underground mine in Butte.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1979
    • Mines
    • Image taken on the 3500-foot level of the Leonard Mine.
    • Stewart Mine

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the Stewart Mine.
    • Pittsmont Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine #2 shaft and smelter.
    • Continental Pit & Columbia Gardens

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the first digs of the East Continental Pit. Note the Columbia Gardens pavilion and roller coaster.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of a caterpillar-tracked car in the Berkeley Pit.
    • Kelley Mine Ore Bins

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine ore bins and the B. A. & P. Railroad (Butte, Anaconda, and Pacific Railroad) ore cars.
    • Pittsmont Mines Ore Pocket

    • 1956
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Pittsmont Mine at the bottom of ore pocket. Note the chains securing lagging, which were used to control drawing of ore chute.
    • North Butte Mining Company

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

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Emma Mine which was in the middle of the city's business district.
    • Belmont Mine Smoke Stack

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image of the installation of a smoke stack next to the boiler room at the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street. Dated on March 22, 1928.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe being erected. Dated on June 3, 1936.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of a car load of mine timber being unloaded at the central timber yard.
    • Neversweat Mine

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Neversweat Mine on the Butte hill.

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