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  • All fields: Steel
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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 during the installation of the Anselmo Mine steel headframe.
    • 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 construction of the steel headframe at the Anselmo Mine. The building of the steel headframe over the wooden headframe began on June 3, 1936.
    • 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.
    • 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

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe during the installation of the steel headframe over the original wooden headframe.
    • 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.
    • Badger State Mine

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

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Badger State Mine prior to its steel headframe construction.
    • Badger State Mine

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

    • 1928
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine.
    • 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

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Badger State Mine prior to the construction of its steel headframe.
    • 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.
    • Bell Mine Hawksworth Bit Shop

    • 1925
    • Mines
    • Image of the Hawksworth bit shop crew, which manufactured rock bits and drill steel for the Anaconda Copper Mining Company The shop was in the yard of the Bell Mine.
    • Belmont Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine steel headframe being erected.
    • Belmont Mine

    • 1926
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine steel headframe during its installation over the existing wooden headframe. The original wooden frame was first used at the Cora mine.
    • 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 Belmont Mine following the completion of the steel headframe in 1927. The surrounding headframes are listed as follows, from left to right: the St. Lawrence Mine, the Mountain View Mine, the Rarus Mine, and the Pennsylvania Mine.
    • 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 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.
    • 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 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.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine, a Davis-Daly Company mine on Park and Ohio Street on Butte's east side. This picture was taken before the steel headframe was installed.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine, a Davis-Daly Company mine on Park and Ohio Street on Butte's east side. This picture was taken before the steel headframe was installed.
    • Colorado Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine (belonging to Davis-Daly Mining Company on East Park Street in Butte) erecting steel gallows frames. This gallows frame was later moved to the Orphan Girl Mine (now home of the World Museum of Mining on Butte's west...
    • 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.
    • Kelley Mine Sinking Frame

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine with temporary sinking gallows frame to be replaced with a steel frame at a later date.
    • Kelley Mine Sinking Frame

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley mine's sinking frame, which would later be replaced with the steel frame from Leonard mine. Mountain View Mine is in the background with the company warehouse to the right.
    • Kelley Mine Wooden Headframe

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine with its wooden headframe, which was used while the shaft was being sunk. It was later replaced by a steel headframe from another mine. To the left is the Anacona Mine and to the right is Neversweat Mine.
    • Kelley Mine Wooden Headframe

    • 1947
    • Mines
    • A view of the temporary wooden headframe at the Kelley Mine while the shaft was being sunk. When the shaft was down 6,000 feet a permanent steel headframe was constructed.
    • 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...
    • 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

    • 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.
    • Motorman & Drill Steel

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    • Mines
    • Image demonstrating a motorman getting hurt by running into a carelessly left long drill steel that is projecting over the car.
    • 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 Con's (Mountain Consolidated) new steel headframe and its completed engine room.
    • Mountain View Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain View Mine which was taken prior to the headframe having steel doors.
    • Original Mine

    • 1905
    • Mines
    • Image of the steel headframe of the Original Mine on North Main Street. The Anaconda Road is on the right and the Stewart Mine is on the left. Also note the eight stacks just east of Main Street.
    • Original Mine

    • 1901
    • Mines
    • Image capturing the erecting of the steel headframe at the Original Mine in uptown Butte. The mine was owned by William A. Clark.
    • Parrot Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Parrot Mine, which later became the upcast air shaft for the hill. Its steel headframe would be moved to the Neversweat Mine some years later.
    • Pennsylvania Mine

    • 1902
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pennsylvania Mine on East Broadway Street. The wooden headframe was replaced by a steel headframe in the late 1940s.
    • Pittsmont Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine #4 shaft in East Butte. Note the steel headframe.
    • Pittsmont Mine Reopening

    • 1956
    • Mines
    • Image of the reopening of the Pittsmont Mine Shaft. Note the steel cap, wood posts, and angle blocked grizzly set.
    • Speculator Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • An image of the Speculator Mine with the old steel headframe,which was later moved to the old location of the Sarsfield Mine on the East Ridge.
    • Speculator Mine

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

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Stewart Mine on North Main Street. Note the Original Mine in the background. Both mines belonged to W. A. Clark and both steel frames were installed in 1902.
    • Stewart Mine

    • 1901
    • Mines
    • Image of the installation of a steel headframe at the Stewart Mine in uptown Butte.
    • Underground Air Drill

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of two underground miners operating an air drill steel on a rock face of the mine.
    • Underground Drill Steel

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    • Mines
    • Image of an underground miner demonstrating an unsafe method of carrying drill steel without observing that the steel may come into contact with the trolley wire.
    • 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.

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