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  • All fields: trolley
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    • A.C.M. Warehouse at  Anaconda Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company warehouse at the Anaconda Mine yard near the Mountain View Mine. Note the B.A. & P. Railroad trolley wire and the subsidence cracking the foundation of the building.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit & Haul Truck

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric haul truck in the Berkeley Pit, which used a diesel motor to maneuver around the shovels and the dumps. Note the trolley and wires. This model of truck was not successful in Butte.
    • Berkeley Pit Electric Truck

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of an electric truck in the Berkeley Pit, which collected electricity from the overhead trolley wires. This model of truck had a diesel engine.
    • Image of a Three-way Turnaround

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of a three-way turnaround underground. Note the keg for drinking water. The overhead trolley wire is placed in a box for protection.
    • Kelley Mine Haul Drift

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of a haul drift at Kelley Mine. The men are Installing trolley wire.
    • Kelley Mine Haul Drift

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of a haul Drift at the Kelley Mine. The men are installing trolley wire.
    • Kelley Mine Haul Drift

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of a haul drift at the Kelley Mine. The men are installing trolley wire.
    • Kelley Mine Underground

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground at the Kelley Mine with a view of the trolley locomotive and the train.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of a trolley motor underground in the Leonard Mine.
    • Leonard Mine Trolley Motor

    • 1978
    • Mines
    • Image taken on the 2000-foot level at the Leonard Mine, which connected to the Kelley Mine underground trolley system.
    • Orphan Girl Mine Trolley Tracks

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine's trolley tracks, which were used for hauling waste to the dumps by rail. In later years, trucks were used. Note the fence and the double gates.
    • Underground Drill Steel

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner demonstrating an unsafe method of carrying drill steel without observing that the steel may come into contact with the trolley wire.
    • Underground Trolley Wire

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of an unsafe trolley wire in a mine, which was property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Wire Danger

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of underground miners demonstrating the results of individuals connecting to exposed trolley wires. In this image the trolley box is missing leaving the trolley wires exposed, in turn shocking the miner.

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