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    • Anaconda Mine Yard

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of a worker loading scrap iron at the Anaconda Mine yard.
    • Anaconda Mine Yard

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of a worker loading scrap iron at the Anaconda Mine yard.
    • Anaconda Mine Yard

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of a worker loading scrap iron at the Anaconda Mine yard.
    • Anaconda Mine Yard

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of a worker loading scrap iron at the Anaconda Mine yard.
    • Anselmo Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of a worker at the Anselmo Mine loading timber.
    • Anselmo Mine, Collar of Shaft

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Anselmo Mine of the collar of the shaft. Timber is shown being lowered into the mine. Note the carpenter shop at the right and the tipple for loading the railroad cars. This was the only mine on the Butte hill that used a tipple.
    • Berkeley Pit & High Ore Mine

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Berkeley Pit while loading haul trucks. Note the High Ore Mine in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit Ore Bins

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of railroad cars loading at the Berkeley Pit ore bins.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Loading timber at the central timber yard, located next to the Anselmo Mine.
    • Central Timber Yard

    • 1959
    • Mines
    • Loading timber at the central timber yard. Dated July 21, 1959.
    • East Colusa Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image taken of men loading mine timber into a cage at the East Colusa Mine.
    • Granite Mountain Loading Stick

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • An image of a loading stick for the guard rail at the 400 level station (also called the Chippy Shaft) in the Granite Mountain Mine.
    • Granite Mountain Mine Steel Crates

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Top men loading steel crates on the mine cage for the drillers underground at the Granite Mountain Mine. Steel was loaded in tight bundles so as to avoid falling open and ripping apart the guides on its way down the shaft.
    • 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...
    • Leonard Mine Ore Bins

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine in Meaderville. Men are loading copper ore into the ore cars with the Great Northern Railroad switch engine.
    • Leonard Mine Ore Bins & B.A. & P. Railroad

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine. Men are loading copper ore from the mine's ore bins into B.A. & P. railroad ore cars with the Great Northern Railroad switch engine. The men in the photo have been identified, as follows, from left to right: John Wedin,...
    • 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.
    • Loading a Drift Round

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken while loading a drift round for blasting in an unidentified mine.
    • Loading Ore From Chutes

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image demonstrating a miner using an unsafe method of loading ore from chutes.
    • Loading Ore in  Kelley Mine

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • The individuals in the photo are listed, as follows, from left to right: E. I. Renouard, Jr., Manager of Mines, Butte. A. C. Bigley, General Manager, Western Mining Opeerations, C. H. Steele, Vice President in Charge of Western Operations. The men...
    • Mine Loading Ramp

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    • Mines
    • Image of a loading ramp at an unidentified mine.
    • Miners' Training School

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of a motorman loading ore on the train at the Mine Training School in the yard of the Pennsylvania Mine.
    • Mountain Con Mine Ore Bins

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine ore bins in the process of loading copper ore to be shipped to the Anaconda Copper Mining Company Smelter.
    • 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.
    • Pittsmont Mine Reopening

    • 1956
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Shaft reopening. Note the air operated skip pocket door, used for loading skips.
    • Pittsmont Mine Reopening

    • 1956
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine reopening. Note the bottom of the ore pocket, showing chains and rail used to hold back ore material and control loading. Dated May 2, 1956.
    • Underground Blasting

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image taken while loading holes that have been drilled for blasting.
    • Underground Blasting

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner loading primer into dynamite prior to loading holes for blasting.
    • Underground Chute

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image demonstrating an unsafe method of loading an ore car from the chute.
    • Underground Mucking Machine

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

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

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