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    • A.C.M. Cement Plant

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    • The Anaconda Copper Mining Company cement plant, which was located in Dublin Gulch just below the Diamond Mine. A railroad car of Portland cement is being unloaded.
    • A.C.M. Cement Plant

    • 1960
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    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company cement plant . The company mixed the cement for all of the mines here, located just below the Diamond Mine dump. Portland Cement stored in these towers.
    • A.C.M. Cement Plant

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    • The Anaconda Copper Mining Company cement plant, which was located in Dublin Gulch just below the Diamond Mine. A railroad car of Portland cement is being unloaded.
    • Adams Mine

    • 1942
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    • Image of the Adams Mine, located below the Mountain View Mine. Meaderville and McQueen districts, as well as the Leonard Mine, can be seen in the background. The headframe was moved to the Lexington Mine in approximately 1950.
    • Alice Mine

    • 1884
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    • Image of a shift of men from the Alice Mine, located north of Butte in Walkerville.
    • Alice Mine Cages

    • 1885
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Mine with miners in the cages on the surface waiting to go underground. Located in Walkerville, the Alice had an enclosed headframe.
    • Alice Mine, Showing A.O.U.W. Excursion

    • 1878
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    • Image of the Alice Mine in Walkerville, showing the A.O.U.W. (Ancient Order of United Workmen) excursion train in the foreground. The A.O.U.W. was a fraternal organization, located in both the United States and Canada, whose aim was to provide...
    • Alice Pit

    • 1959
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    • Image of the Alice Pit, located in Walkerville. Dated on April 12, 1959.
    • Anaconda and Neversweat Mines

    • 1900
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    • Image of the Anaconda, left, and Neversweat, right, Mines. Note the small mine in the foreground is the L.E.R. Mine. All located in the Dublin Gulch district.
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Cement Plant

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company cement plant, located below the Diamond Mine. All cement needed for the underground mines was mixed here and then delivered to the mines.
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Cement Plant

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company cement plant, located below the Diamond Mine. All cement needed for the underground mines was mixed here and then delivered to the mines.
    • Anaconda Mine

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Mine, located just off of the Anaconda Road.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine, located on North Excelsior Avenue on Butte's west side.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image taken at the Anselmo Mine which shows the unloading of posts that were framed at the Rocker Mill, located seven miles southwest of Butte.
    • Anselmo Mine Hoist

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the installation of the steel hoist at the Anselmo Mine. This hoist was originally located at the Black Rock Mine. Dated on October 15, 1936.
    • Balaklava Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Balaklava Mine, which was located in north Meaderville.
    • Balaklava Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Balaklava Mine, which was located in north Meaderville.
    • Belle of Butte Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belle of Butte Mine ore bin and loaded ore wagon. Located in Walkerville.
    • Belmont Mine

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

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

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

    • 1927
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    • Image of the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street. Note the original wooden headframe underneath the new steel headframe.
    • Belmont Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street.
    • 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.
    • Belmont Mine Chippy Hoist

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the new Nordberg chippy hoist at the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street. Note that the steel hoist cable has not yet been put on the drum. Dated on March 30, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine Chippy Hoist

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Nordberg chippy hoist at the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street. Dated on June 24, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine Crew

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of a group of miners at the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street on Butte's east side.
    • Belmont Mine Ore Bins

    • 1929
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine ore bins, located on East Mercury Street. Dated on February 28, 1929.
    • Belmont Mine Smoke Stack

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image of the installation of a smoke stack next to the boiler room at the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street. Dated on March 22, 1928.
    • Belmont Mine Timber Yard

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

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

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine, located in Centerville.
    • Buffalo Mine

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine, located on North Main Street in uptown Butte. Dated March 3, 1968.
    • Buffalo Mine

    • 1890
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    • Image of the Buffalo Mine with the Lexington Mine in the background next to the Blaine School. The Mullen House can also be seen behind the Buffalo Headframe. All structures located in Centerville district.
    • Buffalo Mine

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine, located on North Main Street in uptown Butte. Dated March 3, 1968.
    • Buffalo Mine

    • 1968
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    • Image of the Buffalo Mine, located on North Main Street in uptown Butte. Dated March 3, 1968. Note the Diamond Mine in the background.
    • Buffalo Mine

    • 1950
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    • Image of the Buffalo Mine. Note the Lexington Mine in the background. Both headframes were located in the Centerville district.
    • Buffalo Mine Blacksmith Shop

    • 1890
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    • Image of the Buffalo Mine's blacksmith shop in Centerville, located just north of Butte and south of Walkerville.
    • Buffalo Mine Crew

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine in Centerville, located north of Butte and south of Walkerville, with a group of unidentified miners.
    • Butte & Boston Smelter

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte and Boston Smelter, which was located in Meaderville. This smelter was later operated by the Boston & Montana Company on a lease basis. The Meaderville smelters, there were four total, were closed when the Anaconda Copper Mining...
    • 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 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.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard. The hoist was comprised of eight Nordberg compressors.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
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    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard. The hoist was comprised of eight Nordberg compressors.
    • Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte Hoist compressor plant, which was located in the High Ore Mine yard.
    • Butte Reduction Works

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    • Image of Butte Reduction Works, which was located on South Montana Street at the base of Timber Butte.
    • Butte Reduction Works

    • 1910
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    • Image of Butte Reduction Works, located on South Montana Street.
    • Butte Reduction Works

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    • Image of Butte Reduction Works, which was located on South Montana Street at the base of Timber Butte.
    • Butte, Anaconda, & Pacific Railroads

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    • B.A. & P. R.R. (Butte, Anaconda & Pacific Railroads) tracks on the Butte hill, located below the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated).
    • Cable Mill & Gold Stamps

    • 1905
    • Mines
    • Image of the interior Cable Mill and gold stamps, located on the road to Georgetown Lake.
    • Cable Mill & Gold Stamps

    • 1905
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    • Image of the interior Cable Mill and gold stamps, located on the road to Georgetown Lake.
    • Centerville

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    • Image taken of Centerville, a settlement located between Butte and Walkerville, looking towards Butte from the Josephine Mine dump. Note the Mountain Con Mine's engine room in the upper right.
    • 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...
    • Centerville Mine District

    • 1898
    • Mines
    • The headframes in the image are listed from left to right, as follows: West Gray Rock Mine, Green Mountain Mine, East Gray Rock Mine, Wakeup-Jim Mine, and the Diamond Mine, all located in the Centerville neighborhood.
    • Centerville Mine District

    • 1900
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    • Headframes in image are listed from left to right, as follows: the West Grey Rock Mine, the Green Mountain Mine, and the East Grey Rock Mine. All were located in the Centerville District.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Loading timber at the central timber yard, located next to the Anselmo Mine.
    • Central Timber Yard

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    • Image of what would become the home of the Central Timber Yard. It was dismantled and moved yet again to be located behind the Anselmo Mine.
    • Clark Smelter & Stack

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    • Image of the Clark Smelter, also known as Butte Reduction Works, which was located on south Montana Street where Silver Bow Creek crosses. Note Timber Butte to its left.
    • Clark Smelter & Stack

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    • Image of the Clark Smelter, also known as Butte Reduction Works, which was located on south Montana Street where Silver Bow Creek crosses. Note Timber Butte to its left.
    • Colusa Smelter

    • 1889
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    • Image of the Colusa Smelter, located in Meaderville, which was a property of William Clark.
    • Cora Mine

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Cora Mine in Walkerville, a city located just north of Butte.
    • Cora Mine Dumps

    • 1970
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    • Image of the Cora Mine dumps, located above the Diamond Mine yard.
    • Cora Mine Dumps

    • 1970
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    • Image of the Cora Mine dumps, located above the Diamond Mine yard.
    • Cora Mine Dumps

    • 1970
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    • Image of the Cora Mine dumps, located above the Diamond Mine yard.
    • 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...
    • Dutton Mine

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    • Image of the Dutton Mine, located on East Mercury Street.
    • East Colusa Mine

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    • Image of the East Colusa Mine, located in Meaderville. Note the ore train in the foreground.
    • East Colusa Mine

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    • Image of the East Colusa Mine, located in Meaderville.
    • East Gray Rock Mine

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    • Image of the East Gray Rock Mine, which was located next to the Diamond Mine yard.
    • East Gray Rock Mine

    • 1911
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    • Image of the East Gray Rock Mine, located just west of the Diamond Mine. The Gray Rock Mine was originally owned by Mr. James King.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Truck off the road near the Elm Orlu Mine, located north of the Badger State Mine.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Elm Orlu Mine, located north of Meaderville and east of Walkerville, MT.
    • Emma Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Emma Mine, located on East Silver Street. The Emma Mine closed around 1959.
    • Gagnon and Original Mines

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Gagnon Mine on the left and the Original Mine on the right, both with wooden headframes. Both were located on North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Gagnon Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Gagnon Pit, located East of Montana Street, next to the Original mine.
    • Gagnon Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Gagnon Pit, located west of Original mine.
    • Gagnon Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Gagnon Pit, located East of Montana Street, next to the Original mine.
    • Gagnon Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Gagnon Pit, located west of Original mine.
    • Granite Mountain Mine

    • 1920
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    • An image of the Granite Mountain Mine, which was owned by the North Butte Mining Company and located in Walkerville, MT (just north of Butte).
    • Great Falls Smelter

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    • Image of a zinc plant, located at the Great Falls Smelter.
    • Green Mountain Mine

    • 1898
    • Mines
    • Image of the Green Mountain Mine, located in the Centerville district of Butte. The men are installing three new boilers at the mine site.
    • Green Mountain Mine

    • 1898
    • Mines
    • Image of men at the Green Mountain Mine in Centerville, located at the east end of Center Street. This was one of the largest mines at the turn of the century. Note, that the wooden headframes at this time were primarily covered.

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