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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.
    • A.C.M. Drill Shop

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    • Image of Mr. Wills working in the drill shop of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company.
    • A.C.M. Precipitation Plant

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    • Image taken from Meaderville, looking south, of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company precipitation plant.
    • A.C.M. Precipitation Plant

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    • Image taken from Meaderville, looking south, of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company precipitation plant.
    • A.C.M. Ropemen

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    • Image of ropemen, identified as Mike Baker and Charles Backholm, tarring the cable for the hoist at the Anselmo Mine. These men had the job of inspecting all of the hoist cable for the Anaconda Copper Mining Company.
    • Air Compressor

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    • Image of an air compressor at an unidentified Butte mine.
    • Air Locks & Fire Door

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    • Image of air locks and a fire door with pipes from the tailings and compressed air. The fire doors are installed to be locked in case of fire. The drain pipes were a necessity when miners would fill the worked-out areas with tailings.
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Iron Workers & Ropemen

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    • Image of iron workers and ropemen for the Anaconda Company working on the Leonard Mine headframe. The men standing have been identified, as follows, from left to right: foreman Matt Korsund, Clarence Morris, Tom Arthur, Al Plate, Leslie Williams,...
    • Anaconda Mine Yard

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    • Image of a group of miners in the Anaconda Mine yard. The individual just left of the dog in the foreground has been identified as James Spargo.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine and the B.A. & P. Cow and Calf Locomotive.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine looking east on Woolman Street.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine looking west toward Big Butte.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe, taken from north Excelsior Street.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine and its central timber yard.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine, taken from north Excelsior Street in uptown Butte.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of a worker at the Anselmo Mine loading timber.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine. Its new steel headframe, which was originally at the Black Rock Mine #3 shaft, was installed in 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine, located on North Excelsior Avenue on Butte's west side.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image taken at the Anselmo Mine which shows the unloading of posts that were framed at the Rocker Mill, located seven miles southwest of Butte.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine. Note the ore cars underneath the shaft in the process of being filled with ore.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine, taken on north Excelsior Street in uptown Butte.
    • Anselmo Mine Air Shaft

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    • Image of a desperation air shaft for the Anselmo Mine. The individual is in the sinking cage; the sinking equipment was removed after the shaft was sunk. The shaft was an up shaft.
    • Anselmo Mine Cage Replacement

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    • Image of workers replacing a cage used to haul ore out of the mine with a cage used to transport miners at the Anselmo Mine.
    • Anselmo Mine Crew

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    • Image of a shift of miners at the Anselmo mine.
    • Anselmo Mine Crew

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    • Image of miners waiting to be lowered into the Anselmo Mine.
    • Anselmo Mine Hoist

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine hoist, which was originally in the Black Rock Mine #3 shaft.
    • Anselmo Mine Powder Truck

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine powder truck. This truck made a weekly delivery of dynamite to all the underground mines each Tuesday. The dynamite was stored in a warehouse.
    • Anselmo Mine Stope

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine. Miner in image is in a stope driving a rock bolt with a jackleg drill.
    • Anselmo Mine Workers

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    • Image of Anselmo Mine workers tarring a hoist cable. The men have been identified as Mike Baker and Charles Backholm.
    • Anselmo Mine, Collar of the Shaft

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    • Image taken at the collar of the Anselmo Mine shaft with a ropeman ready to tar the cable on the hoist drum.
    • Badger State Mine

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    • Image taken underground in the Badger State Mine. Note holing and rock bolts.
    • Badger State Mine

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    • Image of the interior of the carpenter shop at the Badger State Mine.
    • Badger State Mine Yard

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    • Image of an Ingersoll Rand Jumbo Drill in the Badger State Mine yard.
    • Balls Mill

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    • Image of the interior of the Balls Mill.
    • Battery-Powered Locomotive

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    • Image of a battery-powered locomotive entering a cage to be lowered into the mine shaft. The back of the locomotive rises in order for it to fit in the cage.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street in Butte.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine showing the mine cage about to descend into the mine.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street in uptown Butte.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine at dusk, located on east Mercury Street.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine and the original East side of Butte. Image taken from the Moonlight Mine yard.
    • Belmont Mine

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine.
    • Belmont Mine Hoister

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    • A demonstration at the Belmont Mine showing hoister hauling timber.
    • Belmont Mine Hoister

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    • A demonstration at the Belmont Mine showing hoister hauling timber.
    • Belmont Mine Timber Yard

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    • Image of the Belmont Mine timber yard, located on East Mercury Street in uptown Butte.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Postcard image of the Berkeley Mine.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Image of the Berkeley Mine during the installation of the new wooden headframe. Mine was located in the Meaderville district, east of Butte.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Image of the Berkeley Mine, located in East Butte.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Postcard image of the Berkeley Mine.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Image of the Berkeley Copper Mine adjoining the Tramway on the west side. Both mines were in Meaderville.
    • Berkeley Mine

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    • Image of the Berkeley Mine, located on the Meaderville side of the hill where the Berkeley Pit later began.
    • Berkeley Mine Churn Drilling

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    • Churn drilling in the Berkeley Mine's yard. Note the McQueen district in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Image of the Berkeley Pit during its first years of production. Note the McQueen Addition in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Image of the Berkeley Pit taken from the Pittsmont Mine dump. Note the McQueen Addition in the background. Dated in October of 1955.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Image of the Berkeley Pit and concentrator.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Image of the Berkeley Pit, which was taken during the dismantling of several headframes and mines in order to make room for the expansion of the open pit.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit and the Leonard Mine in its foreground.
    • Berkeley Pit & Bucyrus Erie 40-R Drill

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    • Image of a Bucyrus Erie 40-R Drill. The drill is used to set holes for blasting, which are then loaded with the blasting powder. Image taken in the Berkeley Pit.
    • Berkeley Pit & East Ridge

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    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit and the East Ridge of the Rocky Mountains.
    • Berkeley Pit Blast

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    • Image of a blasting the the Berkeley Pit. Note the line of haul trucks to the left awaiting signal noting the end of the blast and resuming work.
    • Berkeley Pit Blasting

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    • Image taken during a blasting at the Berkeley Pit. Note the 65-ton haul pack trucks waiting to be loaded.
    • Berkeley Pit Electric Truck

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    • Image of an electric truck in the Berkeley Pit open pit mine. The mine belonged to the Anaconda Copper Mining Company and was later was purchased by the Atlantic Richfield Company (ARCO). The man standing has been identified as John Killoy, the...
    • Berkeley Pit Electric Truck

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    • Image of an electric truck in the Berkeley Pit, which collected electricity from the overhead trolley wires. This model of truck had a diesel engine.
    • Berkeley Pit Shops

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    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit shops.
    • Berkeley Pit Test Drilling

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    • Image taken while test drilling in the Berkeley Pit. Note Butte's East side in the background.
    • Blasting Caps & Fuse

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    • Image of blasting caps which have been fastened to the fuse.
    • Butte & Duluth Open Pit Mine

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    • Image of the Butte & Duluth Pit, Butte's second open pit mine, located near the Columbia Gardens. Note the East Ridge of the Rocky Mountains in the background.
    • Butte Hill & Headframes

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    • Image looking west to the Mat Mine, the Great Northern Railroad Trestle, and the Balaklava Mine dump. On the skyline is the Diamond Mine, the Speculator Mine, the Tuolumne Mine, the Granite Mountain Mine, the Badger Mine, the Pilot Butte Mine, and...
    • Butte Hill & Headframes

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    • Image looking west to the Mat Mine, the Great Northern Railroad Trestle, and the Balaklava Mine dump. On the skyline is the Diamond Mine, the Speculator Mine, the Tuolumne Mine, the Granite Mountain Mine, the Badger State Mine, the Pilot Butte...
    • Butte Hill & Headframes

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    • Image of the east side of the Butte Hill showing various mines, including the Berkeley Mine and the Granite Mountain Mine.
    • Butte Hill & Headframes

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    • Image of the Moose Mine, the Badger State Mine, the Speculator Mine, and the Granite Mountain Mine. Image taken from the mine dump at the High Ore Mine.
    • Butte Hill & Headframes

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    • Image of the East side of the Butte Hill. Note the headframes, smoke stacks, and the railroad tracks covering the hill.
    • Butte Hill & Headframes

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    • Image of various headframes listed, as follows, from left to right: Green Mountain Mine, the West Gray Rock Mine, the Wakeup Jim Mine, and the Diamond Mine.
    • Butte Hill and Headframes

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    • Image of the Meaderville side of the Butte hill. Mines are listed, as follows, from left to right: the Berkeley Mine, the Adams Mine, the Rarus Mine, the Mountain View Mine, the High Ore Mine, the Diamond Mine, and the Speculator Mine.
    • Butte Hill and Headframes

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    • Image of the Butte Hill. Headframes are listed, as follows, from right to left: the Neversweat Mine, the East Stewart Mine, the Nipper Mine #1 shaft, and the East Minah Mine.

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