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    • A.C.M. Ropemen

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    • Mines
    • Image of ropemen, identified as Mike Baker and Charles Backholm, tarring the cable for the hoist at the Anselmo Mine. These men had the job of inspecting all of the hoist cable for the Anaconda Copper Mining Company.
    • 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,...
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Smelter

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company Smelter. The men are identified, as follows, from left to right: Swan Larson, Sam Shorar, and Greg Petrini.
    • Anaconda Mine Yard

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    • Mines
    • Image of a group of miners in the Anaconda Mine yard. The individual just left of the dog in the foreground has been identified as James Spargo.
    • Anselmo Mine Chippy Hoist

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine's chippy hoist with the hoist engineer, identified as Jack Barry.
    • Anselmo Mine First Aid Team

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine's 1927 Champion First Aid team for the competition among the mines on Miners' Field Day. Members in the photo have not been identified.
    • Anselmo Mine Workers

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    • Mines
    • Image of Anselmo Mine workers tarring a hoist cable. The men have been identified as Mike Baker and Charles Backholm.
    • Bell and Diamond Mine Crew

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image taken of a Bell and Diamond Mine Crew made up of mostly craftsmen and laborers. The timber yard and carpenter shop for the Diamond Mine was in the Bell Mine yard. Timber was trucked through a tunnel under the ore bins to the Diamond mine...
    • Bell and Diamond Mine Office

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Bell and Diamond Mine office. The men have been identified as follows, from left to right: Second from the left is M. Burke, third is Tom Walker, and fifth is Hague.
    • Bell Mine Yard and Hawk's Drill Shop

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image of a group of blacksmiths from the Hawk's Drill Sharpening Shop standing in the Bell Mine yard. Bill Rundle has been identified as the first man on the left in the back row.
    • Berkeley Pit Electric Truck

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    • Mines
    • Image of an electric truck in the Berkeley Pit open pit mine. The mine belonged to the Anaconda Copper Mining Company and was later was purchased by the Atlantic Richfield Company (ARCO). The man standing has been identified as John Killoy, the...
    • Berkeley Pit Haul Truck

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit. Individual not identified.
    • Berkeley Pit Haul Truck

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit. The individual on the right has been identified as Smiles Norris.
    • Clark Mill & Machinists

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    • Mines
    • Image of an unidentified machinist working at the Clark Mill. The individual to the far right has been identified as John Sullivan.
    • Clark Mill & Machinists

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    • Mines
    • Image of an unidentified machinist working at the Clark Mill. The individual to the far right has been identified as John Sullivan.
    • Diamond Mine Visitors

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of visitors at the Diamond Mine. The mother is identified as Ruby Popple, her son William and daughter Marie.
    • East Ridge Mine Tunnel

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    • Mines
    • Image of a mine tunnel with sacks of ore samples ready to be assayed. Identified as the East Ridge Mine.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (4 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (5 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (6 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (1 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (3 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (2 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • High Ore Mine and Hoist Cable

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    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine and hoist cable. The ropeman has been identified as Leo Mock; he is shown rewinding the flat cable on the hoisting engine.
    • High Ore Mine First Aid Crew

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine First Aid Crew. The men are identified, as follows, from left to right: First row: Joe Canavan, George Bullock, Norman Rae, & Gene Larson; Second Row: George Orlich, John Dumezich, Julio Petroni, John Will, Matt Powers, &...
    • High Ore Mine Hoist

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    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine compressed air hoist. The hoist engineer is identified as Chester Carter.
    • High Ore Mine Hoist

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    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine hoist, which pulled flat cable from the 3000-foot level. The hoist engineer is identified as Chester Carter.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of miner operating a mucking machine underground in the Leonard Mine. Identified as Gary Brookins.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of a wet drift at the 3500-foot level in the Leonard Mine. Identified as Robert Brookins.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of a miner working underground at the Leonard Mine. Identified as Gary Brookins
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1939
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Leonard Mine. The man to the far left has been identified as Dr. Paul Needham, the fourth from the left is President Hatfield, and the furthest to the right is Walter Arnold. Dated in May 1939.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Leonard Mine Crew

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of a mine crew at the Leonard Mine. The man to the far left, standing, has been identified as John 'Hammer' Hogan.
    • Leonard Mine First Aid Contest

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine co-winners of the 1936 First Aid contest. The men are identified, as follows, from left to right: Back row: Phil Trythall, Capt. Ed Bonner, Safety Engineer Cecil Rodda, Homer Hagens, and Foreman Ray Levra; Sitting: John...
    • Leonard Mine Hoist & Mechanic

    • 1943
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine hoist. The mechanic is identified as Bob Steward. Dated April 5, 1943.
    • Leonard Mine Ore Bins & B.A. & P. Railroad

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine. Men are loading copper ore from the mine's ore bins into B.A. & P. railroad ore cars with the Great Northern Railroad switch engine. The men in the photo have been identified, as follows, from left to right: John Wedin,...
    • Leonard Mine Underground

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    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the Leonard Mine of visitors at a shaft station. The individual behind the mine car has been identified as the mine's foreman, Homer Hagen.
    • Mine Bosses

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of mine bosses at an unidentified mine in Butte. The men are identified, as follows, from left to right: Jon Kane, S.W. Wynne, and James T. Norton.
    • Mine Crew

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    • Mines
    • Image of a group of miners at an unidentified mine. William Pollard is identified with a small 'x' on his shoulder.
    • Miners of  Emma Mine

    • 1942
    • Mines
    • Image of miners in the Emma Mine. The following men have been identified: on the bottom row, #1 Smiles Norris and #10 Gilbert Nessler; on the third row, #1 Jerry Flynn and #2 Taxi Banfield.
    • Mountain View Mine Crew

    • 1947
    • Mines
    • Image of a group of miners at the Mountain View Mine. The foreman in the bottom row, second from the right, has been identified as John Killoy.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Mountain View Mine Hoist House

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    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Mountain View Mine hoist house. The hoist's engineer has been identified as Judson Oiler, seen holding the oil can, who worked the hoist almost until it was dismantled to make room for open pit mining.
    • Mountain View Mine Yard

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    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Mountain View Mine Yard of two electricians. The individual to the left has been identified as Sid Hoar.
    • Mountain View Mine Yard

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of three miners in the Mountain View Mine yard. Individual in the center of the photograph has been identified as Ted Cavanaugh.
    • Neversweat Mine Compressor Room

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Neversweat Mine compressor room. Tom Rogers has been identified as the engineer in the photograph.
    • Original Mine Refrigeration Plant

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of what appears to be refrigeration plant of what is probably the Original Mine. One of the men has been identified as Lester Madlena.
    • Orphan Girl Mine Dry

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the change house, also referred to as the dry, at the Orphan Girl Mine. Individual on the right hand side at the front has been identified as Marvin Emil Johnson.
    • Parnell Mine Day Shift

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of a day shift at the Parnell Mine. Individual in the top row, second from the right, has been identified as George Schnellor.
    • 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.
    • St. Lawrence Mine Main Hoist

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the main hoist at the St. Lawrence Mine. Dan Harrington has been identified as the individual in the photograph.
    • 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 Mine Shaft

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

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    • Mines
    • Image of an unidentified mine in the Meaderville area. It has been identified as possibly being the N.W. tunnel in the Woodville Canyon.
    • 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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