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(1940 results)



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    • West Stewart Mine

    • 1902
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Stewart Mine. This mine was owned by W. A. Clark, who eventually sold it to the Anaconda Copper Mining Company.
    • West Gray Rock Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the West Gray Rock Mine, located in the Centerville district.
    • West Gray Rock Mine

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    • Image of the West Gray Rock Mine, located in the Centerville district.
    • West Gray Rock Mine

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    • Image of the West Gray Rock Mine, located in Centerville. It is currently erected in Silver Star, Mt.
    • West Colusa Mine Yard

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    • Image of the West Colusa Mine yard. Note the Northern Pacific flatbed railroad car in the foreround.
    • West Colusa Mine Yard

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    • Image taken in the West Colusa Mine yard. Note timber is being loaded to be taken underground.
    • West Colusa Mine Yard

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the blacksmith shop in the West Colusa Mine yard.
    • West Colusa Mine Yard

    • 1923
    • Mines
    • Image of the carpentry shop in the West Colusa Mine yard.
    • West Colusa Mine Main Hoist

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine main hoist, taken during the replacing of a broken main shaft.
    • West Colusa Mine Main Hoist

    • 1914
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine main hoisting engine with the engineer and the oiler.
    • West Colusa Mine Hoist

    • 1914
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine compressed air hoist and flat cable. The oiler has been identified as Al Lugg and the engineer is John Gilbert.
    • West Colusa Mine Electrical Station

    • 1939
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine electrical equipment room on the 2800-foot level of the mine. Dated on August 31, 1938.
    • West Colusa Mine Electrical Station

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine electrical equipment room on the 2800-foot level of the mine. Dated on August 31, 1938.
    • West Colusa Mine Crew

    • 1909
    • Mines
    • Image of a mine crew at the West Colusa Mine, dated on August 11, 1909. Peter Madlena is in the 3rd row next to man in the white shirt.
    • West Colusa Mine Crew

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of a West Colusa Mine crew. Mountain View ore bins can be seen on the left.
    • West Colusa Mine Crew

    • 1908
    • Mines
    • Image of a West Colusa Mine crew, which includes the shift boss and superintendent.
    • West Colusa Mine Cage

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    • Mines
    • Image of a horse in a cage being taken underground at the West Colusa Mine.
    • West Colusa Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine timber piles, awaiting use underground.
    • West Colusa Mine

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    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the West Colusa Mine.
    • West Colusa Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in the West Colusa Mine at the 2800-foot level station manway. Note the electrical cables.
    • West Colusa Mine

    • 1902
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine. Dated in June of 1902.
    • West Colusa Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image taken while making a cage for the West Colusa Mine.
    • West Colusa & Speculator Mines

    • 1953
    • Mines
    • Image of the West Colusa Mine, right, and Speculator Mine, left. Note the block caving coming through to the surface. Modoc Mine waste dump is in background. Dated on October 9, 1953.
    • Walkerville with  Alice Mine Dump

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • An image taken of Walkerville with the Alice Dump in background. the Belle of Butte Mine Mine to is to its right.
    • Walkerville Mines

    • 1937
    • Mines
    • Image of Walkerville taken from the top of Tobaggon street. Headframes are listed, as follows, from left to right: Moulton Mine, Alice Mine, and the Belle of Butte Mine.
    • Walkerville and  Pay Master Mine

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • An image taken in Walkerville of the Sherman School on the left with the Pay Master Mine in middle.
    • Walkerville and  Moulton Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • An image taken of Walkerville with the Moulton Mine and Mill on the left, the Alice Mine and Mill on the right, and the Blue Wing Mine to the left of the middle of the picture. Labels as follows: #4 - Alice Mill; #5 - Blue Wing Mine (where city...
    • Walkerville and  Alice Mine and Mill

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image taken in Walkerville, located north of Butte. Structures are listed, as follows, from left to right: the Moulton Mill, Alice Mill, and the Alice Mine with two boiler stacks from the Belle of Butte Mine ore bin on the right side of the...
    • Walkerville and  Alice Mine

    • 1885
    • Mines
    • Image of Walkerville and the Alice Mine in the background. Located in Walkerville.
    • Walkerville and  Alice Mine

    • 1880
    • Mines
    • View of the city of Walkerville, which was first referred to as 'Rainbow' around the 1880s. Note the Alice Mine and Mill looking North and the Moulton Mine and Mill on its left.
    • Ventilation Fan

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    • Image of the ventilation fan above the drift and an ore car track in an unidentified mine.
    • Unloading Timber Underground

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    • Image taken while unloading a bundle of mine timber underground in an unidentified mine on the Butte hill.
    • Unidentified Mine Yard

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    • Image of an unidentified mine yard showing sacks of ore underneath the headframe.
    • Unidentified Mine Crew

    • 1910
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    • Image of a mine crew in front of an unidentified mine building. Note that there are no hardhats.
    • Unidentified Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of an unidentified mine in the Meaderville area. It has been identified as possibly being the N.W. tunnel in the Woodville Canyon.
    • Underground, Trucking Out Tools

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken while trucking out the tools after drilling a round of holes in an unidentified underground mine.
    • Underground, Setting up Jack bar

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Miners setting up a Jack bar to hold a Leynor drill in an unidentified North Butte Mining Company's mine.
    • Underground, Rock Bolts

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    • Image taken in an unidentified mine demonstrating how to use rock bolts.
    • Underground, Looking up a Raise

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    • Mines
    • Image taken underground in an unidentified mine while looking up a raise. Note the timber slide with rope to hoist the mine timbers and the worker at the left climbing a ladder.
    • 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, Grizzlies

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • The proper way of constructing grizzlies as demonstrated in an unidentified underground mine in Butte.
    • Underground, Filling the Stope

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    • Image taken while filling the stope below with mine waste. Note how the ground is timbered before it is filled.
    • Underground, Cutting Fuse

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of an unidentified miner cutting a fuse length for a timing blast in an underground mine.
    • Underground Workings

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the underground workings in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Ventilation Door

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    • Image of a ventilation door in a mine, which was located in the Granite Mountain Mine, a property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Trolley Wire

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    • Image of an unsafe trolley wire in a mine, which was property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Tourists

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    • Mines
    • Image of a group of tourists one the 1500-foot level of an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Toilet Car

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    • Mines
    • Image of a toilet car in an underground mine, also referred to as the honey pot.
    • Underground Toilet Car

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    • Mines
    • Image of a toilet car, also known as the honey pot, in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Timbers

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    • Mines
    • Image of fallen timbers in a mine, which was property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Timbers

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    • Mines
    • Image of fallen timbers in a mine, which was property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Timber Hoist

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Timber hoist in a North Butte mine. The hoist was used to lift lumber to various levels of the underground mine.
    • 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

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    • Mines
    • Image of an underground stope in an unidentified Butte mine.
    • Underground Stope

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of a stope in an unidentified mine. Dated in October of 1915.
    • Underground Stope

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground stope in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Stope

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground timbered stope in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Stope

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image taken while barring down rock in an underground stope in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Station of  Stewart Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Stewart Mine showing an underground station, which demonstrates the type of 'safety dogs' on the cages. This was a property of Senator W.A. Clark.
    • Underground Station

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    • Mines
    • Image of visitors at an underground station in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Slusher Machine

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    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner in an unidentified Butte mine moving ore into a chute using a slusher machine.
    • Underground Slusher

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    • Mines
    • Image of a slusher pulling rock through the drift underground in an unidentified mine.
    • Underground Skip

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

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    • Mines
    • Image of a sill in a mine, which was property of the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Underground Powder Room

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of a powder room in an unidentified Butte underground mine.
    • Underground Powder Magazine

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    • Mines
    • Image of a powder magazine in an unidentified mine. Blasting normally occurred towards the end of a shift.
    • Underground Powder Magazine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of an underground powder magazine and the mine shift boss in an unidentified Butte mine.

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