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    • A.C.M. Warehouse at  Anaconda Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company warehouse at the Anaconda Mine. The backyard is in the process of burning lead and insulation off of electrical wires for recycling. The barracks, also referred to as the Gunner's shack, is on the...
    • Adams Mine

    • 1942
    • Mines
    • Image of the Adams Mine, located below the Mountain View Mine. Meaderville and McQueen districts, as well as the Leonard Mine, can be seen in the background. The headframe was moved to the Lexington Mine in approximately 1950.
    • Adams Mine

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of the Adams Mine shaft with the Mountain View Mine in its background.
    • Alice Mine Dismantle

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of the dismantling of the trestle between the Alice and the Magna Carta Mines in Walkerville. The Sunview Terrace is at the edge of the Alice Pit in the background, as well as Clark's Fraction Mine.
    • Anaconda Mine Dismantle

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Mine remains after dismantling the mine for cave block mining. The big warehouse and the Mountain View Mine are still visible in the background.
    • Anaconda Mine Timber Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Mine timber yard and the warehouse in the background.
    • Belmont Mine Ore Bins

    • 1929
    • Mines
    • Image of the Belmont Mine ore bins and the completed gin pole in the background. Dated on February 28, 1929.
    • 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

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit during its first years of production. Note the McQueen Addition in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit

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    • Image of the Berkeley Pit taken from the Pittsmont Mine dump. Note the McQueen Addition in the background. Dated in October of 1955.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit, looking west. Note the High Ore, Granite Mountain, and Badger Mines in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit. Note the McQueen district and the Leonard Mine in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of an aerial view of the Berkeley Pit. Note the McQueen district and the Leonard Mine in the background.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit and East Butte and the McQueen Addition in its background.
    • Berkeley Pit

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit and East Butte, the McQueen Addition, and Meaderville in its background.
    • 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 & Meaderville

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Berkeley Pit and the Meaderville district, as well as the Leonard and East Colusa Mines 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.
    • Buffalo Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine with the Lexington Mine in the background next to the Blaine School. The Mullen House can also be seen behind the Buffalo Headframe. All structures located in Centerville district.
    • Buffalo Mine

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine, located on North Main Street in uptown Butte. Dated March 3, 1968. Note the Diamond Mine in the background.
    • Buffalo Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine. Note the Lexington Mine in the background. Both headframes were located in the Centerville district.
    • Butte & Duluth Open Pit Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte & Duluth Pit, Butte's second open pit mine, located near the Columbia Gardens. Note the East Ridge of the Rocky Mountains in the background.
    • Butte Hill

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Panorama image of the Butte Hill. The Harris Mine is on the bottom left. The Butte Reduction Works and the Colorado Smelter are in the background making smoke. (3 of 3)
    • Butte Hill and Mines

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    • Mines
    • Image taken of Butte Hill from the Butte Hoist, which was located at the High Ore Mine. Note the Mountain View and High Ore mine yards, the Butte Hoist and compressor plant to the left, and Diamond Mine dump in the background.
    • Churn Drill

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of a churn drill working in Walkerville. Note the Alice Mine in the background and the Belle of Butte Mine Mine below.
    • Cora & Gray Rock Mines

    • 1897
    • Mines
    • Image of the Cora Mine and the Gray Rock Mine in its background.
    • Dismantling a Trestle in Walkerville

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of the trestle between the Magna Carta and the Alice Mines being dismantled. Clark's Fraction Mine is in the background. The miners trammed ore from the Magna Carta Mine to the Alice Mill by pushing ore cars by hand.
    • Dublin Gulch

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of Dublin Gulch looking east toward the Stewart Mine with the Neversweat. The Anaconda is in the background with Nippers #1 and #2.
    • Dublin Gulch and  Kelley Mine

    • 1951
    • Mines
    • Image of Dublin Gulch, an area of houses where local miners lived, with the Kelley Mine in the background. Also note the famous Anaconda Road, which wound up the Butte Hill through all of the mines on the right-hand side.
    • East Colusa Mine & Pit

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the East Colusa Mine and pit. Note the Meaderville and McQueen districts in the background.
    • East Colusa Pit & Air Shaft

    • 1956
    • Mines
    • Image of the East Colusa Pit and the East Colusa air shaft in the background. Dated on January 25, 1956.
    • Emma Mine

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Emma Mine on East Silver Street with the Reynolds McDowall Block in the background.
    • Gagnon Mine

    • 1904
    • Mines
    • Image of the Gagnon Mine with the Original Mine in the background.
    • Gem Mine & East Gem Shaft

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Gem Mine showing the East Gem shaft of the North Butte Mining Company. The mine was under lease to Allan Hooper & Associates in 1955. The Speculator and Diamond Mines are in the background.
    • Green Mountain Mine

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Green Mountain air shaft with the West Gray Rock Mine in the background.
    • High Ore Mine

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    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the High Ore Mine and the Speculator Mine in its background.
    • Kelley Mine

    • 1951
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine in uptown Butte and the Neversweat Mine in background.
    • Kelley Mine

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine and the Diamond Mine in its background.
    • Kelley Mine

    • 1952
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine and the Neversweat Mine in the background.
    • 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...
    • 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, Sinking Headframe

    • 1949
    • Mines
    • Image of the sinking of the headframe for the Kelley Mine's shaft in central Butte. The Diamond Mine is in the background.
    • Leonard Mine & Berkeley Pit

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine on the edge of what would become the Berkeley Pit. Note the McQueen district in the background.
    • Lexington Mill

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mill. The mine in the background is the Josephine Mine.
    • Lexington Mill

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mill. The mine in the background is the Josephine Mine.
    • 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

    • 1896
    • Mines
    • Image of the Magna Carta Mine located in Walkerville (north of Butte), showing the boiler after the fire. Clarks Fraction Mine is in background.
    • Magna Carta Mine Dismantle

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image taken from the Alice Mine of the trestle of the Magna Carta Mine during dismantling. Sun View Terrace can be seen in the background, as well as Clark's Fraction Mine.
    • Minnie Healy Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Minnie Healy Mine, which was located in Meaderville. Note the West Colusa Mine in its background.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of Cork Town with the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated) in the background.
    • Mountain View Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Mountain View Mine in background with cave block from Kelley Mine in foreground, circa 1950's
    • Neversweat Mine

    • 1942
    • Mines
    • Image of the Neversweat Mine. Also note St. Mary's School in the background on the right.
    • Nipper Mine #1 & #2 Shafts

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Nipper Mine shafts #1 and #2. The #2 shaft was an incline shaft at a 78 degree incline. The Neversweat Mine can be seen in the background of the image and the Anaconda Mine is to the left. Note Dublin Gulch in the foreground.
    • North Butte Mining Company Mines

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • The North Butte Mining Company mines on the east side of the Butte hill with McQueen in the background. Top: Granite Mountain and Speculator. Bottom: Main Range and Colusa Leonard Extension.
    • Original Mine visitors and Miners

    • 1898
    • Mines
    • Image of a group of visiting dignitaries and miners with an unidentified mine in the background, thought to be the Gagnon or the Original Mine.
    • Original Mine visitors and Miners

    • 1898
    • Mines
    • Image of a group of visiting dignitaries and miners with an unidentified mine in the background, thought to be the Gagnon or the Original Mine.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine with a timber slide in the background.
    • Pennsylvania Mine Dump

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Pennsylvania Mine dump. Note the Belmont Mine and a portion of East Butte in the background.
    • Pilot Butte Mine

    • 1917
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pilot Butte Mine, Elm Orlu Mine dump to its left, and the Black Rock Mine in its background.
    • Pittsmont Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine #2 shaft and smelter in East Butte. Note the Parrot Smelter in the background.
    • Pittsmont Mine

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Pittsmont Smelter and the Pittsmont Mine #2 shaft in its background. This smelter was amongt he last smelter to operate in Butte.
    • Pittsmont Mine & Smelter

    • 1902
    • Mills and Smelters
    • Image of the Pittsmont Mine and smelter. Image is first of four in a panoramic series. Note South Butte in the 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.
    • 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.
    • Rowe Road

    • 1919
    • Mines
    • Image of Rowe Road. Note the Butte Reduction Works in its background; this plant was later a Manganese Plant. On the left is Big Butte and the Milwaukee Railroad track.
    • Rowe Road

    • 1919
    • Mines
    • Image of Rowe Road. Note the Butte Reduction Works in its background; this plant was later a Manganese Plant. On the left is Big Butte and the Milwaukee Railroad track.
    • Sandwich Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Sandwich Mine, with the Green Copper Mine in background.
    • Smoke House Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Smoke House Mine, which was located at the corner of Broadway & Wyoming Streets. The Thornton Building is in the background.
    • St. Lawrence Mine

    • 1880
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence Mine, with the Pennsylvania and the Silver Bow Mines in the background.
    • St. Lawrence Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence Mine with timber on the sheet. Also note the Anaconda Mine in the background.
    • St. Lawrence Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence Mine's slime plant and the east side of Butte in the background. The slime cars are from the city of Anaconda.
    • St. Lawrence Mine Yard

    • 1939
    • Mines
    • Image of the St. Lawrence Mine yard during the dismantling of the mine. The Anaconda and Neversweat Mines are in the background.
    • 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.
    • Walkerville and  Alice Mine

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

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