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    • A.C.M. Cement Plant

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    • The Anaconda Copper Mining Company cement plant, which was located in Dublin Gulch just below the Diamond Mine. A railroad car of Portland cement is being unloaded.
    • A.C.M. Cement Plant

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    • The Anaconda Copper Mining Company cement plant, which was located in Dublin Gulch just below the Diamond Mine. A railroad car of Portland cement is being unloaded.
    • Art Bigley in  Kelley Mine

    • 1953
    • Mines
    • Image of Art Bigley, Manager of Mines for the Anaconda Copper Mining Company, experimenting with a new car scraper in Kelley Mine.
    • Berkeley Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground at the Berkeley Mine, which shows a mine car filled with wooden wedges on the 1500-foot level. Dated on December 8, 1920.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of a caterpillar-tracked car in the Berkeley Pit.
    • 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 Hill Mines

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of a street car heading east on West Daly Street in Walkerville, just east of Excelsior Avenue. The Moulton and Alice Mines are on the left. Next to these is the Valdamere-Magna Carta-Lexington Mines and mill.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of a car load of mine timber being unloaded 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
    • 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 car load of mine timber to be unloaded at the central timber yard. Dated July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of a car load of mine timber being unloaded at the central timber yard.
    • East Stewart Mine

    • 1905
    • Mines
    • Image of the East Stewart Mine with an accident where a street car has tipped over.
    • Granite Mountain Mine Underground

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Mucking was one of the major jobs of an underground miner in Butte. These two men are loading ore into a mine car with their shovels. The ore was then loaded into a skip and taken to the surface by a hoist and eventually taken to the smelter in...
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • Leonard Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Leonard Mine at the 2200-foot level station. The miner is dumping a mine car of copper ore into a skip pocket.
    • Leonard Mine Honey Pot

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of a toilet car, also called a 'honey pot,' underground in the Leonard Mine.
    • Leonard Mine Underground

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    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the Leonard Mine of visitors at a shaft station. The individual behind the mine car has been identified as the mine's foreman, Homer Hagen.
    • Lexington Mine Slime Plant

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine's slime plant or sand-filling plant in Walkerville. The 'car shaker' shakes the tailings out of the railroad car.
    • Loading a B.A. & P. Railroad

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Granite Mountain Mine loading a B.A. & P. Railroad (Butte, Anaconda, and Pacific Railroad) car with copper and silver ore to be taken to the smelter in Anaconda. The mine's waste dump is on the right.
    • Motorman & Drill Steel

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    • Mines
    • Image demonstrating a motorman getting hurt by running into a carelessly left long drill steel that is projecting over the car.
    • Original Mine Garage and Cars

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Workers in front of the Original Mine's garage. Cars' model is the 1920 Pierce-Arrow touring car. The man on the left is the foreman Ed Holland.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine, taken while loading waste rock into a dump truck. The ore cars carried an average of 60 to 70 tons per railroad car.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine showing the Larry car entrance shaft, the top landing, and stacks of timber.
    • Shaft Sinking Crew

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    • Mines
    • Image of a shaft-sinking crew of five men sinking a bucket with an empty mine car.
    • Speculator Mine

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    • Image of an ore car, possibly a toilet car, in the Speculator Mine with two unidentified miners.
    • Stewart Mine Company Officials

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Company officials at the Stewart Mine, including John Gillie, with guests and the street car conductor on the collar of the shaft.
    • Underground Chute

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    • Mines
    • Image demonstrating an unsafe method of loading an ore car from the chute.
    • Underground Miner Pushing Ore Car

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    • Mines
    • Image demonstrating a miner pushing a car in an unsafe manner in a mine that could cause his hand and fingers to be smashed if caught between a rock and the timber.
    • Underground Motorman

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    • Image demonstrating an underground motorman using an unsafe method of attempting to throw the switch without stopping the car.
    • Underground Mucking Machine

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    • Image taken while loading a small mine car in a drift using a mucking machine in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Ore Car

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    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner demonstrating dangerous methods of pushing an ore car, which resulted in pinning the ankle under the wheels.
    • Underground Ore Car

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    • Mines
    • Image of a miner riding in an empty ore car, demonstrating dangerous behavior underground.
    • Underground Ore Car

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    • Image of a miner moving an ore car in an underground drift.
    • Underground Skip

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    • Mines
    • Image of two unidentified miners loading a skip by dumping the mine car in the shaft.
    • Underground Station Tender Danger

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    • Mines
    • Image of a miner demonstrating an unsafe method of bringing the cage to the same level of the station. An ore car could roll of off the cage and kill the station tender.
    • Underground Timber Car

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    • Mines
    • Image of a miner pushing a timber car to clear the main track underground.
    • Underground Toilet Car

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    • Mines
    • Image of a toilet car in an underground mine, also referred to as the honey pot.
    • Underground Toilet Car

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    • Mines
    • Image of a toilet car, also known as the honey pot, in an unidentified mine.
    • Ventilation Fan

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    • Mines
    • Image of the ventilation fan above the drift and an ore car track in an unidentified mine.
    • West Colusa Mine Yard

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    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine yard. Note the Northern Pacific flatbed railroad car in the foreround.

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