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    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Board of Directors Meeting

    • 1957
    • Mines
    • Image of the Meeting of the Board of Directors of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company in 1957. Individuals are listed, as follows, from left to right: Front row: Roy H., Chairman of the Board of Director, J. Luther Cleveland, Director and Chairman...
    • 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

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine prior to the installation of new ore bins.
    • Anselmo Mine

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

    • 1953
    • Mines
    • Image of Art Bigley, Manager of Mines for the Anaconda Copper Mining Company, experimenting with a new car scraper in Kelley Mine.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Badger State Mine taken during the erection of its new steel headframe.
    • 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

    • 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 of the Badger State Mine taken during the erection of its new steel headframe.
    • Balaklava Mine Flumes

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Balaklava Mine showing flumes, which were used to carry copper water from the High Ore adit to the new precipitating plant near Silver Bow Creek.
    • 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, located on East Mercury Street. Note the original wooden headframe underneath the new steel headframe.
    • 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 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 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 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

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

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of a new garage at the Berkeley Pit. The smaller garage is being removed.
    • Berkeley Pit Garage

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of a new garage at the Berkeley Pit. The smaller garage is being removed.
    • Black Rock Mine

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Black Rock Mine after the Anaconda Copper Mining Company had removed the steel headframe and installed it at the Anselmo Mine. The company erected this temporary headframe to do some work for the new block caving methods of mining the...
    • 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.
    • Butte Mine Poster

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of a decorative poster of various Butte mines. The mines are listed, as follows, from top to bottom and left to right: the Badger State Mine, the Speculator Mine, the North Butte Mine & new electrical hoist, the Diamond Mine, the Neversweat...
    • Butte Mines Shop & King Bolt

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    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Butte Mines Shop showing the design of a new draw bar or king bolt, which was used to attach the steel cable of the hoist to the skip and cage.
    • Butte Mines Shop & King Bolt

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    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Butte Mines Shop showing the design of a new draw bar or king bolt, which was used to attach the steel cable of the hoist to the skip and cage.
    • Green Mountain Air Shaft

    • 1945
    • Mines
    • Image of the Green Mountain air shaft and the building of a new railroad spur and road to the upper yard at the Mt. Con, Mountain Consolidated. Note the Central Heating Plant smoke stacks and the High Ore Mine.
    • Green Mountain Air Shaft

    • 1945
    • Mines
    • Image of the Green Mountain air shaft while building a new railroad spur and road into the upper yard at the Mt. Con. The Diamond Mine can be seen on the left and the Central Heating Plant's smoke stacks and the High Ore Mine are on the right.
    • Green Mountain Mine

    • 1898
    • Mines
    • Image of the Green Mountain Mine, located in the Centerville district of Butte. The men are installing three new boilers at the mine site.
    • High Ore Mine and Flume

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of a flume carrying copper water from the High Ore Mine to the new precipitation plant. The flume came down over the Balaklava Mine dump and passed under the Great Northern Railroad Trestle in North Meaderville.
    • High Ore Mine Yard and Butte Hoist Compressor Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte hoist compressor plant during its dismantling to make way for the new open put. It was located in the High Ore Mine yard. This plant furnished compressed air for all of the underground mines.
    • Kelley Mine Heater Cars

    • 1962
    • Mines
    • Image of heater cars at the Kelley Mine, which were used until the new heating plant was built.
    • 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 & East Colusa Mines

    • 1944
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard and East Colusa Mines and the Heinze warehouse in the foreground. Note the new headframe placed over top of the previous headframe.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the new Leonard Mine yard.
    • 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

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine after competion of the new headframe. Following the close of the Leonard, this headframe was moved to the Kelley Mine.
    • 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 of the Leonard Mine. Note the old headframe still standing underneath the new headframe. Dated on August 25, 1942.
    • Leonard Mine Yard

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    • Mines
    • Image taken in the Leonard Mine yard while men are underloading cylinders for a new hoist.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1909
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine located at the top of North Main Street in Walkerville. Image was taken during a period of construction when F. Augustus Heinze was building a new plant.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1948
    • Mines
    • Image of the east section of Walkerville from at the top of Tobaggon Avenue. The Lexington Mine is on the right, while during the installation of a new line for the Mine's slime plant.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine getting a new steel headframe, which was taken from the Adams Mine. It was installed over the old wooden frame. The timbers measured 100 feet long, 24' x 24' wide.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine at the top of North Main Street in Walkerville, shown with its new steel headframe that was previously on the Adams air shaft, also in Walkerville.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Installing a new plant at the Lexington Mine. Note the Magna Carta Mine and the Valdemer Mine in the background.
    • Magna Carta Mine

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of the Magna Carta Mine being dismantled after the fire which was thought to be set deliberately by its new owners, the Anaconda Copper Mining Company, in 1911.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the construction of new idler towers for the hoisting plant at the Mountain Con (Mountain Consolidated) Mine. Dated on March 22, 1927.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated) with its new steel headframe.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Consolidated (Mt. Con) Mine following the completion of the new headframe.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Con's (Mountain Consolidated) new steel headframe and its completed engine room.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the construction of new ore bins being placed over the old wooden ore bins at the Mountain Con (Mountain Consolidated) Mine.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the erecting of the new headframe over the wooden headframe at the Mountain Con Mine. Dated on October 1, 1927.
    • Mountain Con Mine Hoist

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated) showing the installation of a new Allis Chalmers manufactured main hoist. Dated on September 28, 1927.
    • Mountain Con Mine Ore Bins

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image of the new ore bins while under construction over the old ore bins at the Mountain Con Mine.
    • Mountain Con Mine Yard

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine yard showing construction on the new dry (change house) and the new headframe. Dated September 27, 1927.
    • Mountain View Mine Ore Bins

    • 1916
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain View Mine ore bins being torn down to start construction on a new one.
    • Parrot Mine Yard

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of a new pickup truck in the Parrot Mine yard, located just below the famous Neversweat Mine. Note the Anaconda Mine ore bins just west of the Neversweat Mine ore bins.
    • Pittsmont Mines

    • 1903
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont #2 Mine, located in East Butte. Individual in photo is Mr. Ralph Baggaley. Baggaley resided in Butte from 1903 through 1906, while experimenting with new smelting process technologies at the Pittsmont mines.
    • Precipitation Plant 'Rose Bowl' Settle Pond

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant's settling pond, referred to as the Rose Bowl, which was used to settle out copper water flowing to the new precipitation plant. Note the Tramway and the Berkeley Mines in its background.
    • Precipitation Plant 'Rose Bowl' Settle Pond

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant's settling pond, referred to as the Rose Bowl, which was used to settle out copper water flowing to the new precipitation plant. Note the Tramway and the Berkeley Mines in its background.
    • Rose Bowl Settling Pond

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Rose Bowl, which was used to settle yellow ochre from the copper water flowing into the new precipitation plant. Grosso's pig ranch and the new Precipitation Plant are in the center, as well as the Butte & London Mine dump.
    • Rose Bowl Settling Pond

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Rose Bowl, which was used to settle yellow ochre from the copper water flowing into the new precipitation plant. Grosso's pig ranch and the new Precipitation Plant are in the center, as well as the Butte & London Mine dump.
    • Speculator Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • An image of the Speculator Mine after the construction of its new engine room and steel headframe.
    • Speculator Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Speculator Mine erecting its new headframe.
    • St. Lawrence Mine Slime Plant

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence slime plant, which was designed to empty four railroad cars of tailings from Anaconda to be mixed with the proper amount of water and pumped down Butte mines to fill old workings in preparation of the new mining methods of...
    • St. Lawrence Mine Slime Plant

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence slime plant, which was designed to empty four railroad cars of tailings from Anaconda to be mixed with the proper amount of water and pumped down Butte mines to fill old workings in preparation of the new mining methods of...
    • St. Lawrence Mine Slime Plant

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence slime plant, which was designed to empty four railroad cars of tailings from Anaconda to be mixed with the proper amount of water and pumped down Butte mines to fill old workings in preparation of the new mining methods of...
    • St. Lawrence Mine Slime Plant

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence slime plant, which was designed to empty four railroad cars of tailings from Anaconda to be mixed with the proper amount of water and pumped down Butte mines to fill old workings in preparation of the new mining methods of...

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