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    • Anaconda Mine Timber Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Mine timber yard and the warehouse in the background.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine and its central timber yard.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of a worker at the Anselmo Mine loading timber.
    • Anselmo Mine Cage

    • 1950
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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine lowering a package of timber into the cages on the main hoist.
    • Anselmo Mine Timber Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine's timber yard just west of the shaft. The two-story dry and the carpenter shop can be seen on the right. Both of the mine's engine rooms are also on the far right.
    • 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.
    • Bell and Diamond Mine Crew

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • 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 Mine and Timber Yard

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Bell Mine and the timber yard that adjoined the Bell and Diamond Mines.
    • Belmont Mine Hoister

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    • A demonstration at the Belmont Mine showing hoister hauling timber.
    • Belmont Mine Hoister

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    • A demonstration at the Belmont Mine showing hoister hauling timber.
    • Belmont Mine Timber Yard

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine timber yard, located on East Mercury Street in uptown Butte.
    • Black Rock Mine #1 Shaft

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte & Superior Black Rock Mine #1 Shaft. Also note the timber yard, the Elm Orlu Mine, and the Jersey Blue Mine.
    • Black Rock Mine Incline Car

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of an incline car at Butte and Superior Black Rock Mine. The car was always level when stopped at various landings; it transported supplies to the mill and concentrator. It also carried supplies from the timber yard and shops at the #1 shaft...
    • Butte Mines & Mills

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    • Poster image of Butte mines and mills listed, as follows, from top to bottom: the Timber Butte Mill, the Black Rock Mine #1 shaft, the Black Rock Mill, the Butte and Duluth Mines, and the Pittsmont Mine.
    • Butte Mines & Mills

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    • Poster image of Butte mines and mills listed, as follows, from top to bottom: the Timber Butte Mill, the Black Rock Mine #1 shaft, the Black Rock Mill, the Butte and Duluth Mines, and the Pittsmont Mine.
    • 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

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

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

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of a car load of mine timber being unloaded at the central timber yard.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of a car load of mine timber being unloaded at the central timber yard.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1972
    • Mines
    • Image of the central timber yard. Dated on June 1, 1972.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1972
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    • Image of the central timber yard. Dated on June 1, 1972.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1972
    • Mines
    • Image of the central timber yard. Dated on June 1, 1972.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1972
    • Mines
    • Image of the central timber yard. Dated on June 1, 1972.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the central timber yard of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company (Anaconda Copper Mining Company).
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard, attached to the Anselmo Mine.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard, attached to the Anselmo Mine.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard, attached to the Anselmo Mine.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard. Dated on July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard. Dated on July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard. Dated on July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard. Dated on July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of the timber treating plant at the central timber yard.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of a car load of mine timber to be unloaded at the central timber yard. Dated July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Loading timber at the central timber yard. Dated July 21, 1959.
    • 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.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of a car load of mine timber to be unloaded at the central timber yard. Dated July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

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    • Image of the central timber yard for the Butte mines showing timber bundles as they came from the Anaconda Copper Mining Company's mill in Bonner.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of a car load of mine timber to be unloaded at the central timber yard. Dated July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of a load of mine timber to be unloaded at the central timber yard. Dated July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of framing mine timber. Note the horizontal and vertical saws.
    • Central Timber Yard Retort

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of a retort for pickling mine timber at the central timber yard above 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.
    • East Colusa Mine

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    • Image taken of men loading mine timber into a cage at the East Colusa Mine.
    • Horse Whim

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of a horse whim, a piece of equipment common in the early 1900s. The whim was a large capstan with radiating arms to which horses could be yoked. They would then travel in a circle and were used for raising ore, water, or timber out of the...
    • Horse Whim

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of a horse whim, a piece of equipment common in the early 1900s. The whim was a large capstan with radiating arms to which horses could be yoked. They would then travel in a circle and were used for raising ore, water, or timber out of the...
    • Leonard Mine Yard

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    • Image of the timber yard in the Leonard Mine yard.
    • Miner with Lamp & Lunch Bucket

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    • 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.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Man decks at the Mountain Con Mine, lowering timber
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated) timber yard. Note the immense amount of timber required for just one mine.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image of miners waiting to go down the Mountain Con Mine. Also note the loaded timber trucks.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image of the Mountain Consolidated Mine (Mountain Con) timber yard, following a delivery of a load of timber from the timber yard at Rocker, MT. The workers had to sort and stack the various sizes of the timber.
    • Mountain Con Mine Timber Yard

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    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Con) timber yard. Note the amount of timber that was required in an underground mine.
    • Mountain Con Mine Timber Yard

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    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated) timber yard. The framing timber was completed in Rocker, MT and then delivered to the mines.
    • Mountain Con Mine Timber Yard

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    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated) timber yard. The framing timber was completed in Rocker, MT and then delivered to the mines.
    • 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 showing the Larry car entrance shaft, the top landing, and stacks of timber.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine with a timber slide in the background.
    • Orphan Girl Mine Timber Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine's timber yard, located behind the carpenter shop. This mine produced gold, silver, zinc, and lead.
    • Orphan Girl Mine Timber Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine's timber yard. Note the caps and posts, which were framed at Rocker, as well as the watchman's shack and the buildings on the Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology's campus on the hill. The college name...
    • Orphan Girl Mine Timber Yard

    • 1966
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine's timber yard, looking toward Big Butte and the entrance gate to the mine.
    • Orphan Girl Mine, Collar of Shaft

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine, taken at the collar of the mine shaft . The timber on the tracks and the timber crates are ready to be lowered into the mine.
    • Rocker Timber Framing Mill

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    • Image of the Rocker Timber Framing Mill, a property of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company. This mill framed all of the timber for the Butte Mines.
    • Speculator-Granite Mountain Mines

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • This image illustrates a dangerous method of piling mine timber in the Speculator-Granite Mountain Mines. It should be piled in an orderly manner - not thrown as it is here.
    • St. Lawrence Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence Mine with timber on the sheet. Also note the Anaconda Mine in the background.
    • Timber Butte Mill

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    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill and concentrator, which was built by W. A. Clark to process the silver and zinc ore from the Elm Orlu Mine and the Moulton Mine, both of which he owned.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1914
    • Mines
    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill and the surrounding area. The mill was built by W. A. Clark to process the silver and zinc ore from the Elm Orlu Mine and Moulton Mine, both of which he owned.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the Timber Butte Mill while under construction.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the Timber Butte Mill while under construction with four unidentified workers taking a break. The mill was built by W. A. Clark to process the silver and zinc ore from the Elm Orlu and Moulton Mines, both of which were mines he...
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill while under construction. When built, it was considered one of the most modern and fireproof in the northwest.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1910
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    • Image taken at the Timber Butte Mill. Man is unidentified.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill, which was located south of Montana Street.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill and concentrator.
    • Timber Butte Mill

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    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill and concentrator, which was built by W. A. Clark to process the silver and zinc ore from the Elm Orlu Mine and the Moulton Mine, both of which he owned.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1914
    • Mines
    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill and the surrounding area. The mill was built by W. A. Clark to process the silver and zinc ore from the Elm Orlu Mine and Moulton Mine, both of which he owned.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the Timber Butte Mill while under construction.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the Timber Butte Mill while under construction with four unidentified workers taking a break. The mill was built by W. A. Clark to process the silver and zinc ore from the Elm Orlu and Moulton Mines, both of which were mines he...
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill while under construction. When built, it was considered one of the most modern and fireproof in the northwest.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Timber Butte Mill. Man is unidentified.
    • Timber Butte Mill

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill, which was located south of Montana Street.
    • Timber Butte Mill & Carpenters

    • 1914
    • Mines
    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill, which was located at the south end of Butte, with a group of carpenters outside of the building.
    • Timber Butte Mill & Carpenters

    • 1914
    • Mines
    • Image of the Timber Butte Mill, which was located at the south end of Butte, with a group of carpenters outside of the building.
    • Timber Butte Mill & Concentrator

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    • Image of the Timber Butte mill and concentrator, which treated the zinc ore from the Elm Orlu Mine. The mill and concentrator were property of W.A. Clark.
    • Timber Butte Mill & Concentrator

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    • Image of the Timber Butte mill and concentrator, which treated the zinc ore from the Elm Orlu Mine. The mill and concentrator were property of W.A. Clark.
    • 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.
    • Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Unloading mine timber at the central timber yard. Dated July 21, 1959.
    • 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).

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