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  • All fields: Drilling
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    • Berkeley Mine Churn Drilling

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

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    • Mines
    • Image taken while test drilling in the Berkeley Pit. Note Butte's East side in the background.
    • Original Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • An image of men drilling underground at the Original Mine.
    • Pennsylvania Mine & Miners' Training School

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    • Mines
    • Image taken of the Miners' Training School in the Pennsylvania Mine's carpenter shop. With the aid of tamping sticks and chicken wire, the student miners can visualize the proper angles for drilling holes underground.
    • Speculator Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of two unidentified miners at the Speculator Mine drilling holes for dynamite.
    • Speculator-Granite Mountain Mines, Drilling Dynamite Holes

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • An image in the Speculator-Granite Mountain Mines, which shows bad practice of two miners drilling dry holes for dynamite. The copper dust on their faces is proof that the area is too dry and could cause Miner's lung disease.
    • Speculator-Granite Mountain Mines, Dry Drilling

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • An image in the Speculator-Granite Mountain Mines, which illustrates a drilling platform with a miner and a buzzie drill, in addition to a compressed air hose. It is an example of dry drilling, which was against the safety codes.
    • Underground Drilling

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner drilling with a stoper drill.
    • Underground Drilling

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner drilling holes to prepare for blasting in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Drilling

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image taken while drilling out a round in a drift in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Drilling

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground while drilling out a round for blasting.
    • Underground Drilling

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    • Mines
    • Image of underground miners drilling in an unidentified Butte mine.
    • Underground Drilling

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image taken while drilling out a round for blasting underground in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Drilling

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    • Mines
    • Image of an unidentified miner drilling holes to prepare for a blast.
    • Underground Drilling

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    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner operating a drill in an unidentified Butte mine.
    • Underground Drilling

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    • Mines
    • Image of two miners drilling underground in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Drilling

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner drilling holes for blasting powder with an old cranked drifter machine in an unidentified Butte mine.
    • Underground Drilling

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of a miner drilling a hole in an unidentified North Butte Mining Company mine.
    • Underground Drilling

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    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner operating a jackleg drill in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Drilling

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    • Mines
    • Image of a miner drilling holes for blasting with two jumbos. Note the drill steel stuck into four holes.
    • Underground Drilling Danger

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    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner demonstrating unsafe drilling methods. As a result, the drill has fallen on the man's foot.
    • Underground Stope Drilling

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    • Mines
    • Image of two unidentified miners in an underground mine stope drilling holes in the copper ore to load with dynamite to blast the ore down.
    • Underground Stope Drilling

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    • Mines
    • Image of an unidentified miner drilling with a stope drill and then loading the holes with dynamite. Note the square set timbering.
    • Underground Stope Drilling

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    • Mines
    • Image of a miner drilling with a stope drill. Note the square set timbering used.
    • Underground, Loaded Drilling Holes & Fuses

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken of holes in an underground mine that have been drilled and loaded with powder. Note the fuses extending out of holes, which would then be ignited in the proper order.
    • Underground, Trucking Out Tools

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken while trucking out the tools after drilling a round of holes in an unidentified underground mine.

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