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    • Berlin Vein Work Records

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • The North Butte Mining Company's records showing the work done on the 2600 level of the Berlin Vein.
    • Black Rock Mill Crew

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

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

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

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • 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 and Zinc Concentrator

    • 1913
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte & Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mine and Zinc concentrator. This concentrator was one of the first zinc plants in Butte. At one time, this company employed 2,000 people.
    • 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.
    • Black Rock Zinc Concentrator

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte & Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mine zinc concentrator while under construction.
    • Central Timber Yard

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the central timber yard for the Butte mines showing timber bundles as they came from the Anaconda Copper Mining Company's mill in Bonner.
    • Granite Mountain Mine Bosses

    • 1921
    • Mines
    • Image of the mine bosses at the Granite Mountain Mine, which was one of North Butte Mining Company's premium properties in Butte. The shift bosses, hoistmen, and foremen wore overalls, just like the underground miners.
    • High Ore Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine, as seen from the Montana Power Company's substation.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard & Central Heating Plant

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Central Heating plant, located in the High Ore Mine yard. The plant provided all of the steam to heat the mines, as well as the Hennessy Building, which that housed all the Company's offices.
    • 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.
    • Interior of  Black Rock Mill

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

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Miners at the North Butte Mining Company's Speculator Mine, located in Walkerville (north of Butte).
    • Miners' Training School

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company's Miners' Training School, which was originally located at the Pennsylvania Mine, and later moved to the Travona Mine on South Crystal Street on Butte's west side. The instructor is working on a mucking...
    • Mining Method Illustration

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company's illustration of three types of mining. The center illustrates the pick and shovel, and the blast method; to its left block caving is demonstrated; and to its right is the open pit method.
    • Mule Skinner

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • The North Butte Manufacturing Company's Speculator Mine with a mule skinner and horses pulling a train of ore cars.
    • 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.
    • Underground Cross Cut

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • North Butte Mining Company's underground workings, displaying a crosscut. A cross-cut was driven to intersect a vein of ore.
    • Underground, Setting up Jack bar

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Miners setting up a Jack bar to hold a Leynor drill in an unidentified North Butte Mining Company's mine.

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