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    • Alice Mine

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

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Pit on the north side of Walkerville.
    • Alice Open Pit Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Mine and open pit silver and gold mine in Walkerville (north of Butte). Erosion of slope stability destroyed the original Alice Mine, which, before Butte, became a copper producer and was the biggest mine in the area.
    • Anaconda Mine Yard

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of a worker cutting up old mine cages at the Anaconda Mine yard. Note the B.A. & P. Railroad main line headed north towards the Rarus Mine.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine, taken on north Excelsior Street in uptown Butte.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine, taken from north Excelsior Street in uptown Butte.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe, taken from north Excelsior Street.
    • Anselmo Mine

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

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine on North Excelsior Street in uptown Butte.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine on North Excelsior Street in uptown Butte.
    • Balaklava Mine

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

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

    • 1897
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Stewart Mine showing miners ready to blast. They are approximately 1900 feet below the U.S. Federal Building (to the south) on North Main Street.
    • Buffalo Mine

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

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • 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

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

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • 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 Mine Poster

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of a decorative poster of various Butte mines. The mines are listed, as follows, from top to bottom and left to right: the Badger State Mine, the Speculator Mine, the North Butte Mine & new electrical hoist, the Diamond Mine, the Neversweat...
    • 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...
    • Copper Precipitation Plant

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the copper precipitation plant just below the Original Mine on the west side of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Copper Precipitation Plant

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the copper precipitation plant just below the Original Mine on the west side of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Cora Mine

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

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Dublin Gulch, a residential area on the east side of the Butte Hill dotted between mines, with the Stewart Mine in the center just off of North Main Street above Woolman. Mine on the left is the Gold Hill Mine . To the right are Nippers #1 and #2.
    • Dupont Powder Plant

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    • Mines
    • 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...
    • East Ridge Headframes

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the East Side of Meaderville. Structures are listed as follows, from left to right: the B&M Hospital, Six o'clock, and the Butte & London and Green Leaf Mines. In the foreground is the North Butte Extension.
    • East Ridge Headframes

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of Rampart Mountain and the East Ridge. Headframes are listed as follows, from left to right: the Butte and London, Green Leaf, North Butte Extension, Main Range, Pittsmont #3, and the Pittsmont Smelter.
    • East Stewart Mine

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of the East Stewart Mine, just north of the Anaconda Road and East of Cork town.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

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

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

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    • Image of the Elm Orlu Mine headframe. The mine was owned by the North Butte Mining Company.
    • 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.
    • Gem Mine & East Gem Shaft

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Gem Mine showing the East Gem shaft of the North Butte Mining Company. The mine was under lease to Allan Hooper & Associates in 1955. The Speculator and Diamond Mines are in the background.
    • Granite Mountain Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of miners at a 2875-foot level cross-cut in the Granite Mountain Mine, a property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Granite Mountain Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • 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).
    • Granite Mountain Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • An image of the Granite Mountain Mine that belonged to the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Granite Mountain Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of miners at the Granite Mountain Mine, a property of North Butte Mining Company.
    • Granite Mountain Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the Granite Mountain Mine, a property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • 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.
    • Granite Mountain Mine Bosses

    • 1921
    • Mines
    • Image of the mine bosses at the Granite Mountain Mine, which was one of North Butte Mining Company's premium properties in Butte. The shift bosses, hoistmen, and foremen wore overalls, just like the underground miners.
    • Granite Mountain Mine-Pilot Butte's Air Shaft

    • 1980
    • Mines
    • Image of the Granite Mountain Mine and Pilot Butte's air shaft. This property was originally owned by the North Butte Mining Company. Note that the Berkeley Pit waste dump was gradually burying everything near the Granite Mountain Mine.
    • High Ore Mine and Flume

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of a flume carrying copper water from the High Ore Mine to the new precipitation plant. The flume came down over the Balaklava Mine dump and passed under the Great Northern Railroad Trestle in North Meaderville.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • Horses Hauling Ore at  Belle

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of teams of horses hauling ore at the Belle of Butte Mine Mine in Walkerville. the Belle of Butte Mine Mine was located in Walkerville on North Main Street, about two blocks above Daly Street.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine at the top of Main Street in Walkerville (north of Butte).
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1909
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine located at the top of North Main Street in Walkerville. Image was taken during a period of construction when F. Augustus Heinze was building a new plant.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine at the top of North Main Street in Walkerville, shown with its new steel headframe that was previously on the Adams air shaft, also in Walkerville.
    • Lexington Mine Waste Dump

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the view looking southeast toward Butte from the Lexington Mine's waste dump on North Main Street in Walkerville. Note the St. Lawrence Church on the left and the Mt Con Mine in the upper left.
    • Magna Carta Mine

    • 1896
    • Mines
    • Image of the Magna Carta Mine located in Walkerville (north of Butte), showing the boiler after the fire. Clarks Fraction Mine is in background.
    • Main Range Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Main Range Mine, McQueen Addition, 2200 Feet Deep. Produced some ore but mostly a Stock Proposition. Owned by North Butte Mining Company, Butte, Montana.
    • Matt Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Matt Mine, which was located in north Meaderville.
    • Miners of  Speculator Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Miners at the North Butte Mining Company's Speculator Mine, located in Walkerville (north of Butte).
    • Miners Stringing Messenger Wire

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of miners stringing messenger wire to hold up the air bag fan in the Granite Mountain - Speculator Mine. These two mines were worked as one mine and belonged to the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Miners' Tools

    • 1919
    • Mines
    • The 2200 level of the Granite Mountain Mine, which belonged to North Butte Mining Company. Miners' tools are stored in a neat manner in this image.
    • Missoula Mine

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Missoula mine after the headframe was moved from Alice Mine, located north of the Anselmo Mine.
    • Moonlight Mine

    • 1903
    • Mines
    • Image taken from East Park Street looking North at the Moonlight Mine. Note the Bricker Mine, Anaconda Mine, and the Mountain View Mine are also visible.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mt Con (Mountain Consolidated Mine) at the corner of North Main Street and Summit Street. The B. A. & P. Railroad (Butte, Anaconda and Pacific Railroad) tracks crossed the intersection of these two streets at the time.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine just east of North Main Street in the Centerville district.
    • Mountain Con Mine Hoist

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the steam marine-type hoist engine at the Mountain Con Mine. Located on north Main Street in uptown Butte. The hoist was removed in 1915 and replaced by a compressed air Nordberg Hoist.
    • Mountain Con Mine Hoist

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the steam marine-type hoist engine at the Mountain Con Mine. Located on north Main Street in uptown Butte. The hoist was removed in 1915 and replaced by a compressed air Nordberg Hoist.
    • Mountain Con Mine Machine Shop

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine's machine shop, located on North Main Street in the Centerville district. Harry Burke is the individual in the front of image and Paddy Lenahan is man in the far back.
    • Mule Skinner

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • The North Butte Manufacturing Company's Speculator Mine with a mule skinner and horses pulling a train of ore cars.
    • National Mine Crew

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    • Mines
    • 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.
    • National Mine Crew

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • 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.
    • North Butte Mining Company

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • A view of the square set stoping used by the North Butte Mining Company in their mines.
    • North Butte Mining Company Mines

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • The North Butte Mining Company mines on the east side of the Butte hill with McQueen in the background. Top: Granite Mountain and Speculator. Bottom: Main Range and Colusa Leonard Extension.
    • Original and Gagnon Mines

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original and Gagnon Mines on North Main Street in uptown Butte. The Gagnon Mine had an incline shaft.
    • Original Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original Mine just west of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Original Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original Mine on the west side of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Original Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original Mine just west of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Original Mine

    • 1905
    • Mines
    • Image of the steel headframe of the Original Mine on North Main Street. The Anaconda Road is on the right and the Stewart Mine is on the left. Also note the eight stacks just east of Main Street.
    • Original Mine

    • 1904
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original Mine. The Gagnon Mine is located to the back of Original headframe. Image taken from North Maine Street.
    • Original Mine

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original Mine on North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Original Mine Crew

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of workers at the Original Mine on the west side of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Original Mine Pump

    • 1905
    • Mines
    • Image of the pump at the Original Mine, located on North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Pay Master Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pay Master Mine in Walkerville, Located North of Main Street.
    • Precipitation Plant & Office

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant and its office, which was located in north Meaderville at the time.
    • Precipitation Plant & Office

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant and its office, which was located in north Meaderville at the time.
    • Rainbow Mine

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the Rainbow Mine, located North of the Black Rock Mine.
    • Right Bower Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Right Bower Mine, which was located in north Meaderville. The mine was 500-feet deep.
    • Ryan Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Ryan Mine, located north of Walkerville, which belonged to the Anaconda Copper Mining Company. This mine was never put into operation.
    • Speculator Mine

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of the Speculator Mine, owned by the North Butte Mining Company in Butte, MT.
    • Speculator Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • A view of the Speculator Mine - a property belonging to the North Butte Mining Company. A restroom was in the small building with a white window. Note the fruit tree growing near the building.
    • Speculator Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of two unidentified miners underground on the 2432-foot level working on a raise in the Speculator Mine, a property of the North Butte Mining Company.

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