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    • A.C.M. Precipitation Plant

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    • Image taken from Meaderville, looking south, of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company precipitation plant.
    • A.C.M. Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image taken from Meaderville, looking south, of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company precipitation plant.
    • Butte Hill & Mines

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of Walkerville and various Butte Mines listed, as follows, from left to right: the Leonard Mine, the East Colusa Mine, the Tramway Mines, and the precipitation plant in the foreground.
    • 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.
    • Flume & Copper Water

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    • Mines
    • Image of a flume which carried copper water through the railroad and cut to the Balaklava Mine and the precipitation plant.
    • Flume & Copper Water

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    • Mines
    • Image of a flume which carried copper water through the railroad and cut to the Balaklava Mine and the precipitation plant.
    • High Ore Copper Tank Flume

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore copper tank flume. The men are sweeping the deposit of copper precipitation off of the scrap iron. Following the muck, the precipitates were sent to the smelter in Anaconda.
    • 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 Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine's precipitation tanks. Here workers are sweeping up copper residue for its ore value. Some of the copper collected here was 100% pure copper.
    • Leonard Mine Copper Tanks

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

    • 1930
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine precipitation plant. The men are sweeping copper away from the iron; the copper water eats away the iron and leaves copper deposits behind.
    • Leonard Mine Precipitation Plant

    • 1929
    • Mines
    • Image taken during the construction of the Leonard Mine precipitation plant. Dated on August 9, 1929.
    • 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.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville. Note the hydraulic sweeper stirring up cans in the copper water, as well as the crane with a magnet to handle the cans.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville. Note Silver Bow Creek to its right.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company precipitation plant in Meaderville.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville. Note the settling ponds.
    • Precipitation Plant

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of a small copper precipitation plant, which made copper from tin cans.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville. Note the hydraulic sweeper stirring up cans in the copper water, as well as the crane with a magnet to handle the cans.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company precipitation plant in Meaderville.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville. Note Silver Bow Creek to its right.
    • Precipitation Plant

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of a small copper precipitation plant, which made copper from tin cans.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Postcard image of the precipitation plant. Image was taken during a 'Seeing Butte' tour.
    • Precipitation Plant

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville. Note the settling ponds.
    • Precipitation Plant & Office

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant and its office, which was located in north Meaderville at the time.
    • Precipitation Plant & Office

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant and its office, which was located in north Meaderville at the time.
    • Precipitation Plant & the Mastadons

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville, looking northwest to the Black Rock Mine dump. Note the Great Northern Railroad bridge to its left. The Mastadons, the Big Butte of rocks, are to the left center.
    • Precipitation Plant & the Mastadons

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville, looking northwest to the Black Rock Mine dump. Note the Great Northern Railroad bridge to its left. The Mastadons, the Big Butte of rocks, are to the left center.
    • Precipitation Plant & the Mastadons

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville, looking northwest to the Black Rock Mine dump. Note the Great Northern Railroad bridge to its left. The Mastadons, the Big Butte of rocks, are to the left center.
    • Precipitation Plant & the Mastadons

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    • Mines
    • Image of the precipitation plant in Meaderville, looking northwest to the Black Rock Mine dump. Note the Great Northern Railroad bridge to its left. The Mastadons, the Big Butte of rocks, are to the left center.
    • 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.
    • Precipitation Plant and  McQueen Addition

    • 1940
    • Mines
    • A view of the precipitation plant and the McQueen Addition on Butte's east side. Also shown are the Granite Mountain, Tuolumne, and the Speculator Mines in the foreground.
    • Precipitation Plant Flumes

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    • Mines
    • Image of two flumes, both of which belonged to the Anaconda Copper Mining Company precipitating plant.
    • Precipitation Plant Flumes

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    • Mines
    • Image of two flumes, both of which belonged to the Anaconda Copper Mining Company precipitating plant.
    • 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.

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