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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.
    • 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.
    • Miners Stringing Messenger Wire

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of miners stringing messenger wire to hold up the air bag fan in the Granite Mountain - Speculator Mine. These two mines were worked as one mine and belonged to the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Pennsylvania Mine & Miners' Training School

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    • Mines
    • Image taken of the Miners' Training School in the Pennsylvania Mine's carpenter shop. With the aid of tamping sticks and chicken wire, the student miners can visualize the proper angles for drilling holes underground.
    • Underground Drill Steel

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    • 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

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

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    • 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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