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    • Adams Mine Shaft Fire Cleanup

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image taken while cleaning up after the fire at the Adams Mine Shaft on the east side of Walkerville.
    • Alice Open Pit Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Pit on the north side of Walkerville.
    • Anaconda Hill

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Group of Mines on the east side of Butte. Headframes are listed as follows, from left to right: the Diamond Mine, the Neversweat Mine, the Anaconda Mine, the Mountain View Mine, the South Shaft Mine, the St. Lawrence Mine, the...
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine with its original wooden headframe. The mine was bought by Anaconda Copper Mining Company sometime in 1925. Note the West Gagnon Mine on right side of the photo.
    • Anselmo Mine

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

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

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

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Copper Mine adjoining the Tramway on the west side. Both mines were in Meaderville.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the East side of Butte, taken during the first drillings of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit Test Drilling

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

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

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    • Mines
    • Image of the East side of the Butte Hill. Note the headframes, smoke stacks, and the railroad tracks covering the hill.
    • Butte Hill and Headframes

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    • Mines
    • 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.
    • Butte's East Side

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    • Mines
    • Image of Butte's east side. The Leonard Mine and Meaderville district are on the right. Headframes also shown are the the Mountain View Mine, High Ore Mine, Speculator Mine, Granite Mountain Mine and the Badger Mines.
    • Butte's East Side

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    • Mines
    • Image of Butte's East side taken from the Pennsylvania Mine dump.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine, a Davis-Daly Company mine on Park and Ohio Street on Butte's east side. This picture was taken before the steel headframe was installed.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine (belonging to Davis-Daly Mining Company on East Park Street in Butte) erecting steel gallows frames. This gallows frame was later moved to the Orphan Girl Mine (now home of the World Museum of Mining on Butte's west...
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine on the east side of the city and in the central portion of the Butte Hill. On the right side of the hill is the Neversweat Mine and the Sacred Heart Church.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine, a Davis-Daly Company mine on Park and Ohio Street on Butte's east side. This picture was taken before the steel headframe was installed.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Dublin Gulch and  Kelley Mine

    • 1951
    • Mines
    • Image of Dublin Gulch, an area of houses where local miners lived, with the Kelley Mine in the background. Also note the famous Anaconda Road, which wound up the Butte Hill through all of the mines on the right-hand side.
    • 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 Side of Butte Hill

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the East side of Butte Hill. Note the Main Range Mine in the foreground.
    • Gagnon Mine

    • 1896
    • Mines
    • Image of piles of lumber in the Gagnon Mine yard with a view of miners' homes on the left side of the picture.
    • Gagnon Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of the Gagnon Mine in uptown Butte with the old Courthouse on the right side of the photograph.
    • High Ore Mine Adit

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    • Mines
    • Image taken while driving an adit from the 300-foot level of the High Ore Mine to start the copper tanks on the east side of the hill.
    • Holing and Crosscut

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • A shaft in the Speculator-Granite Mountain Mines with blasted rock on the grizzlies, which were timbers spaced to prevent too large of rocks from falling through. This chute has been holed by a crosscut on the right side.
    • J.I.C. Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the J.I.C. mine on East side, located south of East Mercury Street. The two boys in the front row are Tim and John Lynch. Individual in the back row, center, is Joe Dubie.
    • Kelley Mine #2 Shaft

    • 1953
    • Mines
    • Image of a worker standing in the temporary cage at Shaft #2 at the Kelley Mine. They were in the process of building the shaft. Note the railroad tracks for the mine's ore cars on the right side.
    • Leonard Mine Lamp House

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine lamp house. Leo Maney, the shift boss, is seated on the far left side.
    • Lexington-Alice Tunnel, Rock Bolts and Landing

    • 1945
    • Mines
    • Image of the rock bolts and landing for pillar support at the intersection of the Lexington-Alice Tunnel, which led to the Missoula shaft. Rock bolts are put through the pillar with landing mats, plate, and nut on other side of the pillar.
    • Miner with Lamp & Lunch Bucket

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    • Mines
    • Image taken above ground of a miner with a lamp and lunch bucket at the Leonard Mine in Meaderville. Note the pipes and the timber stack on the right side.
    • Miners in  Speculator or Granite Mountain Mine

    • 1919
    • People
    • An image of miners in the Speculator or Granite Mountain Mine cleaning up a small pile of granite that fell from the left side of the crosscut. Note the miners' hard hats, which were introduced to Butte in 1938.
    • Miners' Training School

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company's Miners' Training School, which was originally located at the Pennsylvania Mine, and later moved to the Travona Mine on South Crystal Street on Butte's west side. The instructor is working on a mucking...
    • Missoula Mine

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of Butte's upper West Side with the Missoula Mine in the center.
    • Missoula Mine

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the Missoula Mine, located on Butte's upper west side.
    • 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 Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original Mine on the west side of 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.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine, taken from Montana Tech on the west side of uptown Butte.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine's timber yard and carpenter shop on Butte's west side.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine, which would eventually become the home of the World Museum of Mining on Butte's west side in the early 1960s.
    • 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.
    • Pennsylvania Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the East side of Butte, located below the Pennsylvania Mine. This headframe woud later be moved to the Travona Mine.
    • Pennsylvania Mine

    • 1908
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pennsylvania Mine, located on Butte's East Side in uptown Butte. The large smoke stack in the image belonged to the Silver Bow Mine.
    • Pennsylvania Mine Yard

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image taken between the Pennsylvania and Silver Bow Mines on Butte's East Side.
    • Pennsylvania Mine Yard

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Pennsylvania Mine yard and some of Butte's east side.
    • Precipitation Plant and  McQueen Addition

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • A view of the precipitation plant and the McQueen Addition on Butte's east side. Also shown are the Granite Mountain, Tuolumne, and the Speculator Mines in the foreground.
    • St. Lawrence Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence Mine's slime plant and the east side of Butte in the background. The slime cars are from the city of Anaconda.
    • St. Lawrence Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence Mine with the Molly Murphy and Anaconda Mines on the right side.
    • Stewart Mine

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of the Stewart Mine on the east side of North Main Street, just north of Woolman Street in uptown Butte.
    • Timber Depot

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • A timber depot in a North Butte mine. A fan in the left hand side of the picture pushed air through the fan bags to the stope. The stope was an open space left behind after the desired ore had been extracted from the space.
    • Travona Mine

    • 1953
    • Mines
    • Image of the Travona Mine, taken from the south of Platinum and Crystal Streets on Butte's west side showing several mine buildings.
    • Travona Mine Lumber Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the lumber yard at the Travona Mine (at Travona and Crystal streets on Butte's west side) south of Platinum Street.
    • Travona Mine Timber Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of miners moving timber in the Travona timber yard (at the corner of Travona and Crystal Streets on Butte's west side).
    • Walkerville and  Alice Mine and Mill

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image taken in Walkerville, located north of Butte. Structures are listed, as follows, from left to right: the Moulton Mill, Alice Mill, and the Alice Mine with two boiler stacks from the Belle of Butte Mine ore bin on the right side of the...
    • Walkerville and  Moulton Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • An image taken of Walkerville with the Moulton Mine and Mill on the left, the Alice Mine and Mill on the right, and the Blue Wing Mine to the left of the middle of the picture. Labels as follows: #4 - Alice Mill; #5 - Blue Wing Mine (where city...

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