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    • Anaconda and St. Lawrence Mines

    • 1888
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda and St. Lawrence mines, upper half, and the Anaconda Copper Mining Company Smelter, lower half.
    • Centerville

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    • Mines
    • 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.
    • Green Mountain Air Shaft

    • 1945
    • Mines
    • Image of the Green Mountain air shaft and the building of a new railroad spur and road to the upper yard at the Mt. Con, Mountain Consolidated. Note the Central Heating Plant smoke stacks and the High Ore Mine.
    • Green Mountain Air Shaft

    • 1945
    • Mines
    • Image of the Green Mountain air shaft while building a new railroad spur and road into the upper yard at the Mt. Con. The Diamond Mine can be seen on the left and the Central Heating Plant's smoke stacks and the High Ore Mine are on the right.
    • Hawksworth Drill Shop

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Hawksworth Drill Shop, located on the upper section of Anaconda Road. This building was originally the Bell Mine boiler room.
    • High Ore Mine Copper Tanks

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    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine copper tanks, which overlooked the Northern Pacific Railroad tracks. Note the scrap iron waiting to be dumped into the copper tanks for leaching. The copper precipitates from these upper flumes were 98% copper.
    • Lexington Mine Waste Dump

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image taken of the view looking southeast toward Butte from the Lexington Mine's waste dump on North Main Street in Walkerville. Note the St. Lawrence Church on the left and the Mt Con Mine in the upper left.
    • 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.
    • Mountain View Mine Office

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the interior of the Mountain View Mine office. Scott Lyle is individual in the in upper right corner.
    • St. Lawrence Mine Slime Plant

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence slime plant, which was designed to empty four railroad cars of tailings from Anaconda to be mixed with the proper amount of water and pumped down Butte mines to fill old workings in preparation of the new mining methods of...

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