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    • 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.
    • Alice Mine Cages

    • 1885
    • Mines
    • Image of the Alice Mine with miners in the cages on the surface waiting to go underground. Located in Walkerville, the Alice had an enclosed headframe.
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company Iron Workers & Ropemen

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    • Image of iron workers and ropemen for the Anaconda Company working on the Leonard Mine headframe. The men standing have been identified, as follows, from left to right: foreman Matt Korsund, Clarence Morris, Tom Arthur, Al Plate, Leslie Williams,...
    • Anaconda Hill

    • 1894
    • Mines
    • Image of Anaconda Hill in uptown Butte. The headframe are listed, as follows, from left to right: the High Ore Mine, the Parrot Mine, the Neversweat Mine, the Colusa-Parrot Mine, the Ramsdell-Parrot Mine, the Balona Mine, and the Bricker.
    • Anaconda Mine

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of the headframe and the hoist from the Anaconda Mine, which was the first property of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company in Butte.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1937
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe and hoist building. Dated on July 7, 1937.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe being erected. Dated on June 3, 1936.
    • 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

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    • 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

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe, taken from north Excelsior Street.
    • 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 of the Anselmo Mine with its original wooden headframe. The mine was bought by Anaconda Copper Mining Company sometime in 1925. Note the West Gagnon Mine on right side of the photo.
    • Anselmo Mine

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    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the installation of the Anselmo Mine steel headframe.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image taken while erecting the headframe from the original Black Rock Mine over the original wooden headframe at the Anselmo Mine. Dated on September 23, 1936.
    • Anselmo Mine

    • 1936
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine headframe being erected. Dated on December 15, 1936.
    • 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

    • 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.
    • Arctic Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • The beginning of the Arctic mine in Butte with its wooden headframe. Note the crowded houses.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1927
    • Mines
    • Image of the Badger State Mine taken during the erection of its new steel headframe.
    • 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 on May 11, 1927.
    • 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

    • 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 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 taken during the erection of the steel headframe at the Badger State Mine. Dated August 18, 1927.
    • Badger State Mine

    • 1930
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    • Image of the Badger State Mine yard and headframe.
    • 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 being erected.
    • 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 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's new headframe and bridge over East Mercury Street. Dated on January 27, 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.
    • Berkeley Mine

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

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the Butte & Superior Black Rock Mine and Mill. The headframe is the #3 shaft, mill and repair shop. The #3 headframe moved to the Anselmo Mine in the 1930s. Note the mine on lower right is the Niagara.
    • 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.
    • Butte Mines Machine Shop and  Kelley Dry

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • An exterior view of the Butte Mines Machine Shop and the Kelley Dry (showering area) taken from the top of the Kelley Mine's headframe.
    • 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

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine, taken from Ohio Street, south of Park Street. This headframe was moved to the Orphan Girl Mine in 1925.
    • Colorado Mine Headframe

    • 1918
    • Mines
    • Image of the Colorado Mine headframe, which was moved to the Orphan Girl Mine in 1925.
    • Cora & Wild Bill Mines

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Cora Mine, center, and the much smaller headframe is the Wild Bill Mine.
    • Diamond Mine

    • 1980
    • Mines
    • Image of the Diamond Mine headframe before dismantling the buildings, skip dumps and cribbing.
    • Dutton Mine

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Image of the installation of a larger wooden headframe at the Dutton Mine.
    • East Stewart Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of the East Stewart Mine on Anaconda Road. Note the headframe is enclosed.
    • East Stewart Mine

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of the East Stewart Mine on Anaconda Road. Note the enclosed headframe.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Elm Orlu Mine headframe just before the Anaconda Copper Mining Company dismantled it.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Elm Orlu Mine headframe. The mine was owned by the North Butte Mining Company.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (4 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (1 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (2 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (3 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (5 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • (6 of 6) A group of 6 pictures showing the tearing down of the Elm Orlu Mine's headframe. The men are not identified.
    • Four Deck Cage

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of an unidentified mine with four-deck cages inside an enclosed headframe.
    • High Ore Mine

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    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine headframe, which was to be dismantled in preparation of the Berkeley Pit expansion.
    • Kelley Mine

    • 1949
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine when its headframe was first being set up. The home on the left belonged to a family named Kelley, however they were not associated with the mine.
    • Kelley Mine Crusher

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Kelley Mine of the crusher located at the foot of the headframe.
    • Kelley Mine Headframe

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • Image of the headframe of the Kelley Mine, taken on July 9, 1968.
    • Kelley Mine Headframe

    • 1968
    • Mines
    • Image of the headframe of the Kelley Mine taken on July 9, 1968.
    • Kelley Mine Headframe Under Construction

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the building of the Kelley Mine headframe and its engine room. Note the sinking headframe is already in place. Surrounding headframes listed from left to right, as follows: High Ore Mine, Mountain View Mine, Anaconda Mine, and...
    • Kelley Mine Shaft

    • 1954
    • Mines
    • Image of the temporary sinking wooden headframe at the Kelly Mine shaft.
    • Kelley Mine Shafts #1 and #2

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine showing the #1 and #2 shafts. The #3 shaft is located toward the ore bins. The Neversweat headframe is above the Kelley #3.
    • 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.
    • 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 & 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

    • 1942
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine. Note the old headframe still standing underneath the new headframe. Dated on August 25, 1942.
    • Leonard Mine

    • 1913
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the base of the Leonard Mine headframe while the skips are in place. Dated on July 8, 1913.
    • 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

    • 1904
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine shaft #2 during the construction of the headframe.
    • 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

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the Leonard Mine headframe and ore house.
    • Leonard Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine. This headframe would eventually be moved to the Kelley Mine.
    • Leonard Mine

    •  
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    • Image of the headframe of the Leonard Mine, taken during the winter holidays.
    • Leonard Mine Compressor Room

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    • Image of the Leonard Mine compressor room. The two machinists are regrooving a sheave wheel for a headframe.
    • Leonard Mine Copper Tanks

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    • Image of the Leonard Mine headframe and the copper tanks of the precipitation plant.
    • Leonard Mine Precipitation Tanks

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine copper precipitation tanks introducing a mechanical sweeper. Note the Leonard Mine horse barn and headframe on the right.
    • Leonard Mine Precipitation Tanks

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine copper precipitation tanks introducing a mechanical sweeper. Note the Leonard Mine horse barn and headframe on the right.
    • Leonard Mine Yard

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine yard, showing the headframe, idler tower, engine room, and parking lot.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine with its wooden headframe in Walkerville. The metal headframe was installed in the l950s.
    • Lexington Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine in Walkerville. Note the original wooden headframe. The metal frame was installed in the 1950s.
    • 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

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the Lexington Mine in Walkerville, located at the top of Main Street. Note the original wooden headframe, which was erected by Heinze in approximately 1904.
    • 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.

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