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    • A.C.M. Precipitation Plant

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    • Image taken from Meaderville, looking south, of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company precipitation plant.
    • A.C.M. Precipitation Plant

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    • Image taken from Meaderville, looking south, of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company precipitation plant.
    • Adams Mine Lift

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Adams Mine showing miners in the lift.
    • 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 Mine

    • 1932
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    • Image taken of Walkerville. Note the Alice Mine at the top of the image while under construction. the Belle of Butte Mine can be seen in the middle. Dated on May 11, 1932.
    • Alice Mine and Mill

    • 1877
    • Mines
    • Image taken in Walkerville of the Alice Mine & Mill.
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Smelter

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the interior of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company Smelter. Note the large electric magnet catching tramp iron.
    • Anaconda Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Anaconda Mine with two unidentified men, thought to be company officials.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the installation of the Anselmo Mine steel headframe.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken while erecting the headframe from the original Black Rock Mine over the original wooden headframe at the Anselmo Mine. Dated on September 23, 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the Anselmo Mine during the Christmas of 1938.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
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    • Image taken while erecting the new headframe over the original wooden headframe at the Anselmo Mine. Dated on December 15, 1936.
    • 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

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the installation of the steel headframe over the original wooden headframe at the Anselmo Mine. Dated on June 8, 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of the steel headframe at the Anselmo Mine. The building of the steel headframe over the wooden headframe began on June 3, 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine

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

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

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

    • 1943
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Anselmo Mine of a miner slushing above the 3200-foot level.
    • 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.
    • Anselmo Mine, Collar of Shaft

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Anselmo Mine of the collar of the shaft. Timber is shown being lowered into the mine. Note the carpenter shop at the right and the tipple for loading the railroad cars. This was the only mine on the Butte hill that used a tipple.
    • Anselmo Mine, Collar of the Shaft

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    • Mines
    • Image taken at the collar of the Anselmo Mine shaft with a ropeman ready to tar the cable on the hoist drum.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine. Dated on April 30, 1927.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground at the Badger State Mine of a motor on the 2800-foot level. Dated on March 18, 1920.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1921
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the Badger State Mine with a motor on the 2400-foot level. Dated on February 14, 1921.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Badger State Mine taken during the erection of its new steel headframe.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground at the Badger State Mine. The men are drifting on the 3000-foot level.
    • Badger State Mine

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

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Badger State Mine taken during the erection of its new steel headframe.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
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    • Image taken during the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine. Dated on May 11, 1927.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
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    • Image taken during the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine. Dated August 18, 1927.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1928
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    • Image taken during the construction of new buildings and the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine. Dated on May 2, 1928.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of new buildings to house the hoists at the Badger State Mine. Dated on April 6, 1927.
    • Badger State Mine, Collar of Shaft

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the collar of the shaft at the Badger State Mine during the lowering of a locomotive underground.
    • Badger State Mine, Collar Of Shaft

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the collar of the shaft at the Badger State Mine during the lowering of a locomotive underground.
    • Bell and Diamond Mine Crew

    • 1915
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    • Image taken of a Bell and Diamond Mine Crew made up of mostly craftsmen and laborers. The timber yard and carpenter shop for the Diamond Mine was in the Bell Mine yard. Timber was trucked through a tunnel under the ore bins to the Diamond mine...
    • Bell and Diamond Mine Office

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image taken on the steps of the Bell and Diamond Mine office. The individual on the lower post is Hague, on the top of the steps is Tom Walker, and M.I. Burke is on the steps, second from the top.
    • Bell and Diamond Mine Office

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Bell and Diamond Mine office. The men have been identified as follows, from left to right: Second from the left is M. Burke, third is Tom Walker, and fifth is Hague.
    • Bell and Diamond Mines

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Bell and Diamond Mines on the 1500-foot level. Dated on November 1, 1920.
    • 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.
    • Belmont Mine

    • 1920
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    • Image taken at the 2800-foot level of the Belmont Mine. Dated on November 13, 1920.
    • Belmont Mine Boiler Installation

    • 1927
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    • 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 Main Hoist

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Belmont Mine on East Mercury Street with its new Nordberg main hoist. The chippy hoists and the M.G. sets are in the process of being installed. The main hoist motor with the drums is in place. Dated on January 13, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine Smoke Stacks

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the erection of the smoke stacks at the Belmont Mine. Dated on March 22, 1928.
    • Berkeley Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground at the Berkeley Mine, which shows a mine car filled with wooden wedges on the 1500-foot level. Dated on December 8, 1920.
    • Berkeley Mine Crew

    • 1914
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Berkeley Mine during the candle mining days. John F. Mooney is individual third from the right in the first row.
    • Berkeley Mine Ventilation Doors

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Berkeley Mine at the 1500-foot level underground showing ventilation doors. Dated on December 8, 1920.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the Berkeley Pit during the early days of production.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1980
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    • Image taken at the time when water first started filling the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1980
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    • Image taken at the time when water first started filling the Berkeley Pit.
    • 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 Pit

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

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    • Image of the Berkeley Pit, which was taken during the dismantling of several headframes and mines in order to make room for the expansion of the open pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
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    • Image taken during the early stages of the Berkeley Pit, looking southwest.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1966
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    • Image taken while preparing for a blast at the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit & Bucyrus Erie 40-R Drill

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    • Image of a Bucyrus Erie 40-R Drill. The drill is used to set holes for blasting, which are then loaded with the blasting powder. Image taken in the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit & High Ore Mine

    • 1957
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    • Image taken in the Berkeley Pit while loading haul trucks. Note the High Ore Mine in the background.
    • 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.
    • Berkeley Pit Garage

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of a new garage at the Berkeley Pit. The smaller garage is being removed.
    • Berkeley Pit Garage

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of a new garage at the Berkeley Pit. The smaller garage is being removed.
    • 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.
    • Blasting in  Stewart Mine

    • 1897
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    • 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.
    • Butte & Superior Black Rock Mill

    • 1912
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte and Superior Black Rock Mill. Image was taken during the construction of the new smelter. Dated on February 7, 1912.
    • Butte & Superior Black Rock Mill

    • 1912
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte and Superior Black Rock Mill. Image was taken during the construction of the new smelter. Dated on February 7, 1912.
    • Butte Hill

    • 1948
    • Mines
    • Image of cloud cover over the city of Butte taken from the St. Lawrence Mine.
    • Butte Hill

    • 1948
    • Mines
    • Image of cloud cover over the city of Butte taken from the St. Lawrence Mine.
    • 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.
    • 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 Mines Machine Shop and  Kelley Dry

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • An exterior view of the Butte Mines Machine Shop and the Kelley Dry (showering area) taken from the top of the Kelley Mine's headframe.
    • Butte Mines Shop & King Bolt

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    • Image taken in the Butte Mines Shop showing the design of a new draw bar or king bolt, which was used to attach the steel cable of the hoist to the skip and cage.
    • Butte Mines Shop & King Bolt

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    • Image taken in the Butte Mines Shop showing the design of a new draw bar or king bolt, which was used to attach the steel cable of the hoist to the skip and cage.
    • Butte's East Side

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

    • 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
    • An image taken of the Colorado Mine while still under construction.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine, taken from Ohio Street, south of Park Street. This headframe was moved to the Orphan Girl Mine in 1925.

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