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    • Pittsmont Mine

    • 1902
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    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine. Image is second of four in a panoramic series showing the Pittsmont Mine, located on the the left. Note the Silver Bow Mine and the Butte and Boston Smelter on the right.
    • High Ore Mine Hoist Compressor

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    • Buildings
    • Image of the Butte hoist compressor plant near the High Ore Mine on the Butte Hill. The mine was property of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company
    • 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.
    • Mine Crew

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    • Mine
    • Image of a group of miners wearing slickers, most likely waiting to get onto the cage at the end of their shift.
    • 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.
    • Badger State Mine Yard

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    • Mines
    • Image of an Ingersoll Rand Jumbo Drill in the Badger State Mine yard.
    • East Colusa Mine

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    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the East Colusa Mine.
    • High Ore Mine Pump

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    • Mines
    • Image of copper water gushing from a pipe, which was connected to a pump at the Belmont and High Ore Mines. The pipe brought the water from the Belmont Mine on East Mercury Street to the surface at the High Ore Mine at the top of the Butte hill.
    • Leonard Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Leonard Mine. Men are unidentified.
    • West Colusa Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine timber piles, awaiting use underground.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville. Note the hydraulic sweeper stirring up cans in the copper water, as well as the crane with a magnet to handle the cans.
    • 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.
    • Lexington Mill

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mill. The mine in the background is the Josephine Mine.
    • Rocker Framing Mill

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    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Rocker Framing Mill of square set timbers for the underground mines. Note the step-down method.
    • Air Locks & Fire Door

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    • Mines
    • Image of air locks and a fire door with pipes from the tailings and compressed air. The fire doors are installed to be locked in case of fire. The drain pipes were a necessity when miners would fill the worked-out areas with tailings.
    • Berkeley Pit

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

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    • Mines
    • Image of two unidentified miners loading a skip by dumping the mine car in the shaft.
    • Berkeley Pit Blast

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    • Mines
    • Image of a blasting the the Berkeley Pit. Note the line of haul trucks to the left awaiting signal noting the end of the blast and resuming work.
    • Underground Tourists

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    • Mines
    • Image of a group of tourists one the 1500-foot level of an unidentified mine.
    • 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.
    • Granite Mountain-Speculator Mines Fire

    • 1917
    • Mines
    • An image taken at the Speculator Mine during the occurrence of the Granite Mountain-Speculator Fire in 1917. Groups of people are shown waiting to find out about missing relatives.
    • 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.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street in Butte.
    • East Colusa Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image taken of men loading mine timber into a cage at the East Colusa Mine.
    • High Ore Mine Pumpmen

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    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine with pumpmen Paul Bennett and Joe Bennett, a father and son partnership.
    • Leonard Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Leonard Mine yard. Men are unidentified.
    • Minnie Healy Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Minnie Healy Mine, which was located in Meaderville. Note the West Colusa Mine in its background.
    • Mountain Con Mine Tailings

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine's tailings from the concentrator in Anaconda, which were hauled back to Butte on these ore cars.
    • West Colusa Mine

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    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the West Colusa Mine.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville. Note Silver Bow Creek to its right.
    • 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.
    • Meaderville Slime Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Meaderville slime plant showing tailings (waste) being hauled back in railroad cars from the smelter in Anaconda.
    • Underground Butte Mine

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

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    • Mines
    • Image of a mine crew in an unidentified mine.
    • 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.
    • Underground Slusher Machine

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    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner in an unidentified Butte mine moving ore into a chute using a slusher machine.
    • 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.

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