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    • Alice Mine

    • 1932
    • Mines
    • Image taken of Walkerville. Note the Alice Mine at the top of the image while under construction. the Belle of Butte Mine can be seen in the middle. Dated on May 11, 1932.
    • Alice Pit

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Pit, located in Walkerville. Dated on April 12, 1959.
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Plant

    • 1926
    • Mines
    • Image of the synchronous converters for electrolitic zinc reduction at the Anaconda Copper Mining Company plant in Great Falls. Dated on December 20, 1926.
    • Anaconda Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Mine at the 1000-foot level. Dated November 19, 1920.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1937
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe and hoist building. Dated on July 7, 1937.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe being erected. Dated on June 3, 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe being erected. Dated on December 15, 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken while erecting the headframe from the original Black Rock Mine over the original wooden headframe at the Anselmo Mine. Dated on September 23, 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken while erecting the new headframe over the original wooden headframe at the Anselmo Mine. Dated on December 15, 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1937
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine with its completed steel headframe and engine room. Dated July 7, 1937.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the installation of the steel headframe over the original wooden headframe at the Anselmo Mine. Dated on June 8, 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine Hoist

    • 1937
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine hoist, which was moved from the Black Rock Mine in 1936. Dated on March 9, 1937.
    • Anselmo Mine Hoist

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the installation of the steel hoist at the Anselmo Mine. This hoist was originally located at the Black Rock Mine. Dated on October 15, 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine Switchboard

    • 1937
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine's switchboard that controlled the hoists that carried the cages up and down the mine. Dated on March 9, 1937.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1921
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the Badger State Mine with a motor on the 2400-foot level. Dated on February 14, 1921.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1921
    • Mines
    • Image of a battery motor at the 2400-foot level underground in the Badger State Mine. Dated on January 21, 1921.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground at the Badger State Mine of a motor on the 2800-foot level. Dated on March 18, 1920.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine. Dated on April 30, 1927.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine. Dated on May 11, 1927.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image of the Badger State Mine. Dated on August 8, 1928.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine. Dated August 18, 1927.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of new buildings and the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine. Dated on May 2, 1928.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of new buildings to house the hoists at the Badger State Mine. Dated on April 6, 1927.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1921
    • Mines
    • Image of two unidentified miners at the 2600-foot level of the Badger State Mine. Dated on January 21, 1921.
    • Badger State Mine Electric Hoist

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Nordberg electric hoist during installation at the Badger State Mine. Dated on September 22, 1927.
    • Bell and Diamond Mines

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Bell and Diamond Mines on the 1500-foot level. Dated on November 1, 1920.
    • Bell and Diamond Mines

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Bell and Diamond Mines showing the electrical cables just off of the 2800-foot level stattion. Dated on November 3, 1920.
    • Bell and Diamond Mines

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Bell and Diamond Mines 2600-foot level underground station showing electrical connections. Dated on November 3, 1920.
    • Bell and Diamond Mines

    • 1921
    • Mines
    • Image of the Bell and Diamond Mine air compressor plant. Dated on March 9, 1921.
    • Belmont Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine steel headframe during its installation over the existing wooden headframe. Dated on May 11, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the new headframe and the hoisting engines, which were still under construction, at the Belmont Mine. Dated on February 15, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine's new headframe and bridge over East Mercury Street. Dated on January 27, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the 2800-foot level of the Belmont Mine. Dated on November 13, 1920.
    • Belmont Mine Boiler Installation

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Belmont Mine of the boilers' installation. Located on East Mercury Street in uptown Butte. Note also the Great Northern Rail Yard and the small mine in the middle, the Ortisco Mine. Dated on December 14, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine Chippy Hoist

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the new Nordberg chippy hoist at the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street. Note that the steel hoist cable has not yet been put on the drum. Dated on March 30, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine Chippy Hoist

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Nordberg chippy hoist at the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street. Dated on June 24, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine Construction

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine while under construction. Dated on November 2, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine Hoist

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the main hoist at the Belmont Mine, manufactured by Nordberg. Dated on April 5, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine Main Hoist

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Belmont Mine on East Mercury Street with its new Nordberg main hoist. The chippy hoists and the M.G. sets are in the process of being installed. The main hoist motor with the drums is in place. Dated on January 13, 1927.
    • Belmont Mine Ore Bins

    • 1929
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine ore bins, located on East Mercury Street. Dated on February 28, 1929.
    • Belmont Mine Ore Bins

    • 1929
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine ore bins and the completed gin pole in the background. Dated on February 28, 1929.
    • Belmont Mine Smoke Stack

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image of the installation of a smoke stack next to the boiler room at the Belmont Mine, located on East Mercury Street. Dated on March 22, 1928.
    • Belmont Mine Smoke Stacks

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the erection of the smoke stacks at the Belmont Mine. Dated on March 22, 1928.
    • Belmont Mine Smoke Stacks

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image of the raising of the new smoke stacks at the Belmont Mine on East Mercury Street. Dated March 22, 1928.
    • 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 Mine Ventilation Doors

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Berkeley Mine at the 1500-foot level underground showing ventilation doors. Dated on December 8, 1920.
    • Berkeley Pit

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

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine, located on North Main Street in uptown Butte. Dated March 3, 1968.
    • Buffalo Mine

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine, located on North Main Street in uptown Butte. Dated March 3, 1968.
    • Buffalo Mine

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine, located on North Main Street in uptown Butte. Dated March 3, 1968. Note the Diamond Mine in the background.
    • Butte & Superior Black Rock Mill

    • 1912
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte and Superior Black Rock Mill. Image was taken during the construction of the new smelter. Dated on February 7, 1912.
    • Butte & Superior Black Rock Mill

    • 1912
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte and Superior Black Rock Mill. Image was taken during the construction of the new smelter. Dated on February 7, 1912.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1972
    • Mines
    • Image of the central timber yard. Dated on June 1, 1972.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1972
    • Mines
    • Image of the central timber yard. Dated on June 1, 1972.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1972
    • Mines
    • Image of the central timber yard. Dated on June 1, 1972.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1972
    • Mines
    • Image of the central timber yard. Dated on June 1, 1972.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard. Dated on July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard. Dated on July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard. Dated on July 21, 1959.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company central timber yard. Dated on 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
    • Loading timber 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

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Image of a load of mine timber to be unloaded at the central timber yard. Dated July 21, 1959.
    • Diamond Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Diamond Mine. Dated on March 18, 1920.
    • East Colusa Pit & Air Shaft

    • 1956
    • Mines
    • Image of the East Colusa Pit and the East Colusa air shaft in the background. Dated on January 25, 1956.
    • Emma Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Emma Mine and a F & S Dump Truck. Dated on November 17, 1950.
    • Emma Mine Stope

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of a stope at the 600 level of the Emma Mine. Dated on March 12, 1920.
    • High Ore Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine. Dated on March 14, 1920.
    • High Ore Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine looking northeast. Dated on March 13, 1920.
    • High Ore Mine Copper Tanks

    • 1913
    • Mines
    • Image of the copper tanks, located at the High Ore Mine. Dated on July 8, 1913.
    • High Ore Mine Pump Station

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine pump station, located on the 1200-foot level underground. Dated February 21, 1920.
    • High Ore Mine Pump Station

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine electric pump station, located on the 1200-foot level underground. Dated February 21, 1920.
    • High Ore Mine Pumps

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine pumps. Dated on March 2, 1920.
    • High Ore Mine Underground Exhaust Fan

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine underground exhaust fan. The fan helped to push bad air up and out of the shaft. Dated February 26, 1920.
    • Kelley Mine

    • 1953
    • Mines
    • Individuals are listed, as follows, from left to right: Dr J. R. VanPelt, Judge Harold A. Medina,Martin Hannifan , Manager, Butte Mines-Kelley Mine, Mrs Medina, and F. A. Luforth. Dated December 21, 1953.
    • Kelley Mine 1300 Level Station

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine just above the #3 shaft at the 1300 level station. The shaft and station are entirely concreted. Dated September 15, 1955.
    • Kelley Mine Pump Control Room

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine pump control room in Kelley Mine yard. Al Hooper was an engineer in this building at one time. Dated in May 1970.
    • Kelley Mine Shaft Collar Set

    • 1948
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine's shaft collar set, showing installing and dedicating the collar set of the start of the new shaft. William Peltoma is in the left front. Glover and Art Bigley are behind him. In the back center is Andy Sims, Bob O'Toole...
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1931
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Leonard Mine showing the Imperial Potentate, T.J. Huston, of the Shriner's Lodge during a visit to the mine. Dated on October 28, 1931.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1913
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the base of the Leonard Mine headframe while the skips are in place. Dated on July 8, 1913.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1926
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Leonard Mine yard of a broken main shaft, or axel, of the hoisting engine. Dated on November 2, 1926.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1942
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine. Note the old headframe still standing underneath the new headframe. Dated on August 25, 1942.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1939
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Leonard Mine. The man to the far left has been identified as Dr. Paul Needham, the fourth from the left is President Hatfield, and the furthest to the right is Walter Arnold. Dated in May 1939.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1937
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Leonard Mine during an incident when the hoisting engineer Archie Fry forgot to reverse the hoisting engine; the engine's power, plus the weight of a loaded skip cage on the 3300-foot level, pulled the skip over the sheave wheel...
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1942
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the installation of the new steel headframe at the Leonard Mine. Dated on February 20, 1942.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1942
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the installation of the new steel headframe at the Leonard Mine. Dated on August 25, 1942.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1937
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Leonard Mine during an incident when the hoisting engineer Archie Fry forgot to reverse the hoisting engine; the engine's power, plus the weight of a loaded skip cage on the 3300-foot level, pulled the skip over the sheave wheel...

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