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    • 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.
    • Anselmo Mine Crew

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    • Mines
    • Image of miners waiting to be lowered into the Anselmo Mine.
    • Badger State Mine Crew

    • 1917
    • Mines
    • Image of a mine crew waiting to go on shift at the Badger State Mine.
    • Berkeley Pit Blasting

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    • Mines
    • Image taken during a blasting at the Berkeley Pit. Note the 65-ton haul pack trucks waiting to be loaded.
    • Diamond Mine Cage

    • 1890
    • Mines
    • Image taken at the Diamond Mine of men waiting to be taken down the shaft.
    • Granite Mountain-Speculator Mines Fire

    • 1917
    • Mines
    • An image taken at the Speculator Mine during the occurrence of the Granite Mountain-Speculator Fire in 1917. Groups of people are shown waiting to find out about missing relatives.
    • High Ore Mine Copper Tanks

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    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine copper tanks, which overlooked the Northern Pacific Railroad tracks. Note the scrap iron waiting to be dumped into the copper tanks for leaching. The copper precipitates from these upper flumes were 98% copper.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine Yard

    • 1938
    • Mines
    • Image of the north High Ore Mine's yard and scrap iron pile at the Bell compressor plant, which was North Butte Mining Company's manager's residence. Note the B. A. & P Railroad's Gondola car waiting to be loaded.
    • High Ore Mine, Collar of Shaft

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of the High Ore Mine. Note that the cages are loaded with miners waiting to be lowered into the mine. This was known as 'lowering the shift.'
    • Leonard Mine Crew

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the Leonard Mine shaft #1. The men are waiting to go on shift; note their lunch buckets and candles.
    • Leonard Mine Crew

    • 1911
    • Mines
    • Image of a mine crew waiting to go on shift in the Leonard Mine.
    • Mine Crew

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of a mine crew waiting to go on shift underground.
    • Mine Crew

    •  
    • Mine
    • Image of a group of miners wearing slickers, most likely waiting to get onto the cage at the end of their shift.
    • Mine Crew & Candles

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of an unidentified mine crew waiting to go underground in the cages. Miners working an 8-hour shift were given two candles and the 10-hour shift miners were given three candles.
    • Miners at  Stewart Mine

    • 1950
    • Mines
    • Image of men at the Stewart Mine and a shift of men waiting to be lowered.
    • Miners Waiting to go on Shift

    • 1910
    • Mines
    • Miners waiting to go on shift at the Speculator Mine. Note that the Chippy Cage was not yet installed.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1945
    • Mines
    • Image taken of several unidentified miners of the Mountain Con Mine waiting to go underground.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    • 1945
    • Mines
    • Image of miners at the Mountain Con Mine waiting to go underground.
    • Mountain Con Mine

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of miners waiting to go down the Mountain Con Mine. Also note the loaded timber trucks.
    • Mountain View Mine Crew

    •  
    • Mines
    • Image of a Mountain View Mine crew waiting to go on shift underground.
    • Speculator Mine Night Shift

    • 1900
    • Mines
    • Image of the night shift waiting to go underground at the Speculator Mine. Dick Bird is second from the left in the second row from the front.
    • Stewart Mine Top Man

    • 1902
    • Mines
    • Image of a top man at the old Stewart Mine waiting at the cage about to go underground with miners. Dated June 20, 1902.

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