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    • 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.
    • 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 Mine

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Black Rock Mine after the Anaconda Copper Mining Company had removed the steel headframe and installed it at the Anselmo Mine. The company erected this temporary headframe to do some work for the new block caving methods of mining the...
    • Centerville and Walkerville

    • 1977
    • Mines
    • A panoramic view of Walkerville and Centerville, both located north of Butte. The photographer, Mr. Bob Stuart, worked for the Anaconda Company in the photography department until a reduction in work force terminated his employment. The mines are...
    • Crew of  Kelley Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine's shift of miners at the tunnel entrance to the shaft where the 'cages' take the miners to the levels they were assigned to work on.
    • Hoist House

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    • Mines
    • Image of miners at work in an unidentified mine hoist house.
    • Kelley Mine #2 Shaft

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

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

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

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    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Leonard Mine during one of many labor disputes. Notice the sheets hung across the back of the fence to hide the scabs, men who crossed the picket line to work during a labor dispute/strike.
    • Mountain Con Mine Shift

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • Image of a shift starting back to work at the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated) following the 1967-1968 strike.
    • Original Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • An image of the Original Mine on the 1600 level shaft station, showing loaded ore cars and miners at work.
    • Original Mine Nordberg Steam Hoist

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original Mine showing the Nordberg steam hoist installed in 1898 by the mine's owner, Senator W.A. Clark. Note the engine operators at work.
    • Underground Electric Work

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • An electrician installing a portable fan. Corrugated iron was wrapped around the posts to prevent any sparks from starting a fire.
    • Underground Timbering

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    • Mines
    • Image of two unidentified miners in an underground stope doing some necessary work in timbering. Note the carefully measured top of the timber being set in place.

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