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    • Mine Crew

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    • Image of a mine crew in an unidentified mine.
    • National Mine Crew

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    • Image of a group of miners at the National Mine. Art Sheldon's father marked is 'x' on the top row, named Jessie Sheldon. Mine was located on North Montana Street below Nanny Goat Hill.
    • Mucking Machine

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    • Image of a mucking machine, which was used underground and made to turn on the railroad tracks.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine at dusk, located on east Mercury Street.
    • Dupont Powder Plant

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    • Image of a group of men in front of the Dupont Powder Plant, located just north of Ramsay. This plant housed the powder for the Anaconda Copper Mining Company The individual second from the left in the first row is Richard Mullins; the last man in...
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street in uptown Butte.
    • Badger State Mine Yard

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    • Image of an Ingersoll Rand Jumbo Drill in the Badger State Mine yard.
    • Lexington Mill

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    • Image of the Lexington Mill. The mine in the background is the Josephine Mine.
    • Berkeley Pit Blast

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    • 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.
    • Mine Adit

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    • Image taken of an adit in an unidentified mine. Note the timbered wall and the railroad rails.
    • Minnie Healy Mine

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    • Image of the Minnie Healy Mine, which was located in Meaderville.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine showing the mine cage about to descend into the mine.
    • A.C.M. Drill Shop

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    • Image of Mr. Wills working in the drill shop of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company.
    • Ironworker & Welding

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    • Image of an ironworker welding on an air fan in an unidentified mine yard.
    • Butte Mines & Mills

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    • Poster image of Butte mines and mills listed, as follows, from top to bottom: the Timber Butte Mill, the Black Rock Mine #1 shaft, the Black Rock Mill, the Butte and Duluth Mines, and the Pittsmont Mine.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street in Butte.
    • Minnie Healy Mine

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    • Image of the Minnie Healy Mine, which was located in Meaderville. Note the West Colusa Mine in its background.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine and the original East side of Butte. Image taken from the Moonlight Mine yard.
    • Moonlight Mine

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    • Image of the Moonlight Mine, located on East Granite Street. The Moonlight Mine was an upcast shaft for the Belmont Mine.
    • Weed Concentrator

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    • Image of the Weed Concentrator. Note the overflow in the foreground.
    • Belmont Mine Hoister

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    • A demonstration at the Belmont Mine showing hoister hauling timber.
    • Moonlight Mine

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    • Postcard image of the Moonlight Mine.
    • Belmont Mine Hoister

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    • A demonstration at the Belmont Mine showing hoister hauling timber.
    • Moonlight Mine

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    • Image of the Moonlight Mine, located on East Granite Street.
    • Moonlight Mine

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    • Image of the Moonlight Mine. Note the enclosed headframe.
    • Pittsmont Mine

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    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine and carpenter shop, located in East Butte.
    • Belmont Mine Timber Yard

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine timber yard, located on East Mercury Street in uptown Butte.
    • Moonlight Mine

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    • Image of the Moonlight Mine air shaft.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Postcard image of the Berkeley Mine.
    • Moonlight Mine Hoist

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    • Image of the Moonlight Mine's hoist. In the 1940s, the hoist was moved to the Mayflower Mine in Whitehall, located in Jefferson County, Montana.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Image of the Berkeley Mine during the installation of the new wooden headframe. Mine was located in the Meaderville district, east of Butte.
    • Moonlight Mine Yard

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    • A view of East Granite Street taken from the entrance to the Moonlight Mine yard.
    • Berkeley Pit Blasting

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    • Image taken during a blasting at the Berkeley Pit. Note the 65-ton haul pack trucks waiting to be loaded.
    • Badger State Mine

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    • Image taken underground in the Badger State Mine. Note holing and rock bolts.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Image of the Berkeley Mine, located in East Butte.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Postcard image of the Berkeley Mine.
    • Leonard Mine Copper Tanks

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    • Image of the copper tanks at the Leonard Mine. Note the horse barn to its left.
    • Clark Mill & Machinists

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

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    • Image of the Berkeley Copper Mine adjoining the Tramway on the west side. Both mines were in Meaderville.
    • Leonard Mine Primer House

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    • Image of the primer house at the Leonard Mine. Here the fuses were cut to the proper length and the blasting caps were prepared for delivery into the mine.
    • Berkeley Pit Shops

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    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit shops.
    • Mountain Con Mine Electric Substation

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    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine electric substation, which was set to make D.C. power for storage in battery locomotive underground.
    • Leonard Mine Pumps

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    • Image of water pumps taken underground at the Leonard Mine #1 shaft on the 600-foot level.
    • Berkeley Pit Test Drilling

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    • Image taken while test drilling in the Berkeley Pit. Note Butte's East side in the background.
    • Butte Hill and Headframes

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    • Image of the Meaderville side of the Butte hill. Mines are listed, as follows, from left to right: the Berkeley Mine, the Adams Mine, the Rarus Mine, the Mountain View Mine, the High Ore Mine, the Diamond Mine, and the Speculator Mine.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image of Cork Town with the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated) in the background.
    • Butte Hill and Mines

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    • Image taken of Butte Hill from the Butte Hoist, which was located at the High Ore Mine. Note the Mountain View and High Ore mine yards, the Butte Hoist and compressor plant to the left, and Diamond Mine dump in the background.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image of a lumber slide at the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated).
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Image of the Berkeley Pit during its first years of production. Note the McQueen Addition in the background.
    • Butte Hoist Building

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    • Image of the interior of the Butte Hoist building , which held eight Nordberg compressors.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image taken of miners at the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated) entering the cage to be lowered into the mine. The Mountain Con was 5,300 feet deep from the collar of the mine.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Image of the Berkeley Pit taken from the Pittsmont Mine dump. Note the McQueen Addition in the background. Dated in October of 1955.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Image of the Berkeley Mine, located on the Meaderville side of the hill where the Berkeley Pit later began.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine, the deepest in Butte at 5400 feet.
    • Precipitation Plant 'Rose Bowl' Settle Pond

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    • Image of the precipitation plant's settling pond, referred to as the Rose Bowl, which was used to settle out copper water flowing to the new precipitation plant. Note the Tramway and the Berkeley Mines in its background.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Mine Churn Drilling

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    • Churn drilling in the Berkeley Mine's yard. Note the McQueen district in the background.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Man decks at the Mountain Con Mine, lowering timber
    • Precipitation Plant & the Mastadons

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    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville, looking northwest to the Black Rock Mine dump. Note the Great Northern Railroad bridge to its left. The Mastadons, the Big Butte of rocks, are to the left center.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image taken at the bottom of Mountain Con shaft at 5390 feet. Individual second from the left is Larry Lammi, third from the left is Morris Hanninen, and fourth from the left is Calvin Gustufson.
    • Precipitation Plant & the Mastadons

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    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville, looking northwest to the Black Rock Mine dump. Note the Great Northern Railroad bridge to its left. The Mastadons, the Big Butte of rocks, are to the left center.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated), located in the Centerville district.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • 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.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image of miners waiting to go down the Mountain Con Mine. Also note the loaded timber trucks.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville. Note Silver Bow Creek to its right.
    • Butte Hill & Headframes

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    • Image looking west to the Mat Mine, the Great Northern Railroad Trestle, and the Balaklava Mine dump. On the skyline is the Diamond Mine, the Speculator Mine, the Tuolumne Mine, the Granite Mountain Mine, the Badger State Mine, the Pilot Butte...
    • Berkeley Pit & East Ridge

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    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit and the East Ridge of the Rocky Mountains.
    • Butte Hill & Headframes

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    • Image of the east side of the Butte Hill showing various mines, including the Berkeley Mine and the Granite Mountain Mine.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image of the Mountain Consolidated Mine (Mountain Con) timber yard, following a delivery of a load of timber from the timber yard at Rocker, MT. The workers had to sort and stack the various sizes of the timber.
    • Rose Bowl Settling Pond

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    • Image of the Rose Bowl, which was used to settle yellow ochre from the copper water flowing into the new precipitation plant. Grosso's pig ranch and the new Precipitation Plant are in the center, as well as the Butte & London Mine dump.
    • Butte & Duluth Open Pit Mine

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    • Image of the Butte & Duluth Pit, Butte's second open pit mine, located near the Columbia Gardens. Note the East Ridge of the Rocky Mountains in the background.
    • Butte Hill & Headframes

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    • Image of the Moose Mine, the Badger State Mine, the Speculator Mine, and the Granite Mountain Mine. Image taken from the mine dump at the High Ore Mine.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville. Note the settling ponds.
    • Butte Hill & Headframes

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    • Image of the East side of the Butte Hill. Note the headframes, smoke stacks, and the railroad tracks covering the hill.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image of the Mountain Consolidated Mine, located above East Center Street in the Centerville district.
    • Flume & Copper Water

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    • Image of a flume which carried copper water through the railroad and cut to the Balaklava Mine and the precipitation plant.

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