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  • All fields: 1930*
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    • Alice Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Mine in Walkerville.
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Smelter

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company Smelter. The men are identified, as follows, from left to right: Swan Larson, Sam Shorar, and Greg Petrini.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Badger State Mine and surrounding headframes.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • An image of the Badger State Mine in the foreground and a portion of Granite Mountain Mine yard and cement mixer.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Badger State Mine yard and headframe.
    • Balaklava Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Balaklava Mine, which was located in north Meaderville.
    • Black Rock Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte & Superior Black Rock Mine and Mill. The headframe is the #3 shaft, mill and repair shop. The #3 headframe moved to the Anselmo Mine in the 1930s. Note the mine on lower right is the Niagara.
    • Black Rock Mine Conveyor Belt

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of Butte & Superior Mining Company's Black Rock Mine conveyor belt running through the old mill site. This belt, called the Believe Belt, was the longest in Butte at 1800 feet long.
    • Black Rock Mine Conveyor Belt

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of Butte & Superior Black Rock Mine, which used a conveyor belt for moving the zinc.
    • Black Rock Mine Watchmen

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of Tom Barker and Ed Mitchell, watchmen at the Black Rock Mine after the 1930 shutdown. Mitchell survived the great fire of 1917 in the Granite Mountain-Speculator Mine.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Elm Orlu Mine, located north of Meaderville and east of Walkerville, MT.
    • Emma Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Emma Mine on East Silver Street with the Reynolds McDowall Block in the background.
    • Heinze Smelters

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Postcard image of a general view of the Heinze Smelters.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the old Leonard Mine yard.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the Leonard Mine headframe and ore house.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine.
    • Leonard Mine Crew

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of a mine crew at the Leonard Mine. The man to the far left, standing, has been identified as John 'Hammer' Hogan.
    • Leonard Mine Crew

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of a mine crew at the Leonard Mine.
    • Leonard Mine Precipitation Plant

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine precipitation plant. The men are sweeping copper away from the iron; the copper water eats away the iron and leaves copper deposits behind.
    • Miners' Cabins

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of old miners' cabins just east of the Stewart Mine. These were some of the first cabins built in Butte.
    • Miners' Cabins

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of old miners' cabins just east of the Stewart Mine.
    • Neversweat Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Neversweat Mine looking west.
    • Neversweat Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Neversweat Mine looking towards the west. Surrounding headframes are listed, as follows, from left to right: the Original Mine, the Steward Mine, and the E. Steward Mine. Also note St. Mary's Church.
    • North Butte Mining Company Mines

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • The North Butte Mining Company mines on the east side of the Butte hill with McQueen in the background. Top: Granite Mountain and Speculator. Bottom: Main Range and Colusa Leonard Extension.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine, now home of the World Museum of Mining.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine looking southwest towards Rocker.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine's main headframe. This headframe was moved from the Colorado Mine in 1925.
    • Parrot Mine Yard

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of a new pickup truck in the Parrot Mine yard, located just below the famous Neversweat Mine. Note the Anaconda Mine ore bins just west of the Neversweat Mine ore bins.
    • Pay Master Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pay Master Mine in Walkerville, Located North of Main Street.
    • Paymaster Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pay Master Mine, located at 401 West Daly Street in Walkerville, was worked by leasers in the 1930s. This small mine was located in front of the famous Alice Mine that later became the Alice open pit.
    • Pittsmont Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine #4 shaft in East Butte. Note the steel headframe.
    • Rarus Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of a mule train at the 1100-foot level of the Rarus Mine. Mules were used in the Butte mines until the switch to electricity took place in 1937.
    • Speculator Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • A view of the Speculator Mine in Meaderville.
    • Speculator Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • The Speculator Mine in Meaderville.
    • St. Lawrence Mine Main Hoist

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the main hoist at the St. Lawrence Mine. Dan Harrington has been identified as the individual in the photograph.
    • West Colusa Mine Main Hoist

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine main hoist, taken during the replacing of a broken main shaft.

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