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    • Bell and Diamond Mines

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Bell and Diamond Mines 2600-foot level underground station showing electrical connections. Dated on November 3, 1920.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • The Elm Orlu Mine on the 1400-level with repairs underway at the station.
    • Emma Mine Bottom Dump Skip

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the bottom dump skip used at the Emma Mine. The station tender rode below this skip at most of the mines.
    • Granite Mountain Loading Stick

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • An image of a loading stick for the guard rail at the 400 level station (also called the Chippy Shaft) in the Granite Mountain Mine.
    • 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.
    • High Ore Mine Pump Station

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine pump station, located on the 1200-foot level underground.
    • High Ore Mine Pump Station

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine electric pump station, located on the 1200-foot level underground. Dated February 21, 1920.
    • High Ore Mine Pump Station

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine pump station, located on the 1200-foot level underground. Dated February 21, 1920.
    • High Ore Mine Pumps

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine pumps, located on the 3800-foot level station underground.
    • Kelley Mine 1300 Level Station

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine just above the #3 shaft at the 1300 level station. The shaft and station are entirely concreted. Dated September 15, 1955.
    • Kelley Mine Pump Station

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • Kelly Mine pump station on the 3900 foot level, which pumped all of the water for Butte underground mines.
    • Kelley Mine Underground Green House

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of a miner underground on the 3900 pump station at the Kelley Mine tending flowers that were cultivated in the underground mine's green house. Plants and trees were grown underground with the help of grow lights and correct humidity.
    • Leonard Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Leonard Mine at the 2200-foot level station. The miner is dumping a mine car of copper ore into a skip pocket.
    • Leonard Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the Leonard Mine at the 600-foot level station.
    • Leonard Mine Pump Station

    • 1912
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground at the Leonard Mine pump station, located on the 1200-foot level.
    • Leonard Mine Underground

    •  
    • 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.
    • Lexington Tunnel

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Tunnel dumping station.
    • Loaded Ore Cars

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image of loaded ore cars on the B.A. & P. Railroad (Butte, Anaconda, and Pacific Railroad) with ore from the Kelley Mine at the railroad's weigh station. Photo was taken in its yard in Anaconda, MT.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground station in the Mountain Con Mine.
    • Mountain Con Mine Interior

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of the interior view of a station with a cage in the Mountain Con (Mountain Consolidated) Mine.
    • Mountain View Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Mountain View Mine showing the chippy cage on the 1600-foot level station. Dated on December 2, 1920.
    • Mountain View Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Mountain View Mine showing the cage at the 600-foot level station underground. Dated on November 29, 1920.
    • Original Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • An image of the Original Mine on the 1600 level shaft station, showing loaded ore cars and miners at work.
    • Pittsmont Mines Timbers

    • 1956
    • Mines
    • Image of old mine timbers on the Pittsmont Mine Station Reopening.
    • Underground Shaft Station

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of two unidentified miners installing large screen doors to prevent rocks from falling down the shaft or entering the station door over the shaft.
    • Underground Station

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of visitors at an underground station in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Station of  Stewart Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Stewart Mine showing an underground station, which demonstrates the type of 'safety dogs' on the cages. This was a property of Senator W.A. Clark.
    • Underground Station Tender Danger

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of a miner demonstrating an unsafe method of bringing the cage to the same level of the station. An ore car could roll of off the cage and kill the station tender.
    • West Colusa Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the West Colusa Mine at the 2800-foot level station manway. Note the electrical cables.
    • West Colusa Mine Electrical Station

    • 1939
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine electrical equipment room on the 2800-foot level of the mine. Dated on August 31, 1938.
    • West Colusa Mine Electrical Station

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine electrical equipment room on the 2800-foot level of the mine. Dated on August 31, 1938.

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