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    • A.C.M. Cement Plant

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    • The Anaconda Copper Mining Company cement plant, which was located in Dublin Gulch just below the Diamond Mine. A railroad car of Portland cement is being unloaded.
    • A.C.M. Cement Plant

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company cement plant . The company mixed the cement for all of the mines here, located just below the Diamond Mine dump. Portland Cement stored in these towers.
    • A.C.M. Cement Plant

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    • Mines
    • The Anaconda Copper Mining Company cement plant, which was located in Dublin Gulch just below the Diamond Mine. A railroad car of Portland cement is being unloaded.
    • Anaconda Mine

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Mine, located just off of the Anaconda Road.
    • Anaconda Mine Yard

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    • Image of a group of miners in the Anaconda Mine yard. The individual just left of the dog in the foreground has been identified as James Spargo.
    • Anselmo Mine Timber Yard

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Anselmo Mine's timber yard just west of the shaft. The two-story dry and the carpenter shop can be seen on the right. Both of the mine's engine rooms are also on the far right.
    • Bell and Diamond Mines

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Bell and Diamond Mines showing the electrical cables just off of the 2800-foot level stattion. Dated on November 3, 1920.
    • Buffalo Mine Blacksmith Shop

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of the Buffalo Mine's blacksmith shop in Centerville, located just north of Butte and south of Walkerville.
    • Butte Hill Mines

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of a street car heading east on West Daly Street in Walkerville, just east of Excelsior Avenue. The Moulton and Alice Mines are on the left. Next to these is the Valdamere-Magna Carta-Lexington Mines and mill.
    • Copper Precipitation Plant

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the copper precipitation plant just below the Original Mine on the west side of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Copper Precipitation Plant

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the copper precipitation plant just below the Original Mine on the west side of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Cora Mine

    • 1915
    • Mines
    • Image of the Cora Mine in Walkerville, a city located just north of Butte.
    • Dublin Gulch

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Dublin Gulch, a residential area on the east side of the Butte Hill dotted between mines, with the Stewart Mine in the center just off of North Main Street above Woolman. Mine on the left is the Gold Hill Mine . To the right are Nippers #1 and #2.
    • Dupont Powder Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of a group of men in front of the Dupont Powder Plant, located just north of Ramsay. This plant housed the powder for the Anaconda Copper Mining Company The individual second from the left in the first row is Richard Mullins; the last man in...
    • East Colusa Pit & Air Shafts

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    • Image of the East Colusa Pit. Note the liquidator and East Colusa air shafts just above the pit.
    • East Gray Rock Mine

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of the East Gray Rock Mine, located just west of the Diamond Mine. The Gray Rock Mine was originally owned by Mr. James King.
    • East Stewart Mine

    • 1895
    • Mines
    • Image of the East Stewart Mine, just north of the Anaconda Road and East of Cork town.
    • Elm Orlu Mine

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

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • An image of the Granite Mountain Mine, which was owned by the North Butte Mining Company and located in Walkerville, MT (just north of Butte).
    • Granite Mountain Mine Bosses

    • 1921
    • Mines
    • Image of the mine bosses at the Granite Mountain Mine, which was one of North Butte Mining Company's premium properties in Butte. The shift bosses, hoistmen, and foremen wore overalls, just like the underground miners.
    • Heinze Warehouse

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the Heinze warehouse in Meaderville, which was located on the old highway just west of the Leonard Mine and directly below the Tramway Mine. It was used as a storage warehouse.
    • High Ore Mine

    • 1970
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine just before its dismantle.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

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    • Image of a scrap iron pile just outside of the High Ore Mine yard.
    • Kelley Mine 1300 Level Station

    • 1955
    • Mines
    • Image of the Kelley Mine just above the #3 shaft at the 1300 level station. The shaft and station are entirely concreted. Dated September 15, 1955.
    • Leonard Mine Horse Barn

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    • Image of the Leonard Mine horse barn, located just south of the mine.
    • Miners' Cabins

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of old miners' cabins just east of the Stewart Mine. These were some of the first cabins built in Butte.
    • Miners' Cabins

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of old miners' cabins just east of the Stewart Mine.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1960
    • Mines
    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine (Mountain Consolidated) timber yard. Note the immense amount of timber required for just one mine.
    • Mountain Con Mine

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    • Image of the Mountain Con Mine just east of North Main Street in the Centerville district.
    • National Mine Crew

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of a large crew of miners at the National Mine, which was close to the Gagnon Mine on Montana Street just above Copper Street in uptown Butte.
    • Neversweat Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the Neversweat Mine, located just above the Dublin Gulch district. The Anaconda mine is to the left of the seven stacks.
    • Ophir Mine

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Ophir Mine just off of south Montana Street by the railroad tracks.
    • 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

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original Mine just west of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Original Mine

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • Image of the Original Mine just west of North Main Street in uptown Butte.
    • Orphan Girl Mine

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the Orphan Girl Mine, located just west of Butte.
    • 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.
    • Shorty Lode

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image of the Shorty Load. It was located on the East Ridge, just east of the Pittsmont Mine.
    • Small Mining Lease in Walkerville

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of a small mining lease located just below Clark's Fraction Mine (near the Alice Mine in Walkerville). The man in the image is Smokey Thomas - the lease holder.
    • Small Mining Lease in Walkerville

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of a small mining lease just below Clark's Fraction Mine. The man in the image is John Sweeten of Walkerville, and the man to his left is John Mooney, the father of Margaret Cunnington.
    • Speculator Mine Yard in Winter

    • 1920
    • Mines
    • A winter view of the Speculator Mine yard. This mine belonged to the North Butte Mining Company and was located at the north end of the Butte Hill just east of Walkerville, MT. To the left is the Granite Mountain Mine.
    • Stewart Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of the Stewart Mine from Woolman Street (just below the mine) in uptown Butte.
    • Stewart Mine

    • 1935
    • Mines
    • Image of the Stewart Mine on the east side of North Main Street, just north of Woolman Street in uptown Butte.
    • Washoe Sampler

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Washoe Sampler, which was located on South Montana Street just below the railroad crossing. Ore mined in Butte had to be sampled after unloading here and then weighed. Payment for the metals was made through this smelter.
    • Washoe Sampler

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Washoe Sampler, which was located on South Montana Street just below the railroad crossing. Ore mined in Butte had to be sampled after unloading here and then weighed. Payment for the metals was made through this smelter.

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