Photo No 69, black streaks No 1 'A' ore, the drill when working, makes air very dusty.

Lot 008 B1 F9 04.jpg

Title

Photo No 69, black streaks No 1 'A' ore, the drill when working, makes air very dusty.

Subject

Copper mines and mining--Montana--Butte
Copper miners--Montana--Butte.

Description

View of a crew of seven male miners in an underground mine shaft at Butte, Montana. One is operating an electric drill mounted on a stand. The men's clothes and faces are dirty.

Source

Silver Bow County Sanitary Conditions report photographs

Date

Between 1908-1913

Identifier

Lot 008 B1F9.04

Coverage

Butte, MT

Original Format

1 photographic print : black and white ; 5 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center