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  • All fields: Colorado
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    • Butte Hill

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Panorama image of the Butte Hill. The Harris Mine is on the bottom left. The Butte Reduction Works and the Colorado Smelter are in the background making smoke. (3 of 3)
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine, a Davis-Daly Company mine on Park and Ohio Street on Butte's east side. This picture was taken before the steel headframe was installed.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine, a Davis-Daly Company mine on Park and Ohio Street on Butte's east side. This picture was taken before the steel headframe was installed.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine while under construction.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine on the east side of the city and in the central portion of the Butte Hill. On the right side of the hill is the Neversweat Mine and the Sacred Heart Church.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine air shaft. Note the Neversweat mine to its left.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine, taken from Ohio Street, south of Park Street. This headframe was moved to the Orphan Girl Mine in 1925.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine (belonging to Davis-Daly Mining Company on East Park Street in Butte) erecting steel gallows frames. This gallows frame was later moved to the Orphan Girl Mine (now home of the World Museum of Mining on Butte's west...
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine on East Park Street.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine prior to its completion.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • An image taken of the Colorado Mine while still under construction.
    • Colorado Mine Dry Room

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Colorado Mine of an interior view of the dry room.
    • Colorado Mine Headframe

    • 1918
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine headframe, which was moved to the Orphan Girl Mine in 1925.
    • Colorado Smelter

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image taken while gathering wood for the Colorado Smelter. The location was behind, east, the Columbia Gardens Amusement Park.
    • Ore Cars

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of ore cars crossing East Mercury Street from the Colorado Mine.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

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

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine headframe after it was moved from the Colorado Mine in 1925. Note that there are only 2 shiv wheels. Today, at the site at the World Museum of Mining, there are 3 shiv wheels, one for a chippy and in addition there is...
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1945
    • Mines
    • The Orphan Girl Mine is now the home of the World Museum of Mining. This shaft is 3200-feet deep. The headframe was moved from the Colorado Mine in 1925.

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