Fire at Speculator Mine.

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Title

Fire at Speculator Mine.

Subject

Granite Mountain Speculator Mine Disaster, Mont., 1917.
Mine fires--Montana--Butte.

Description

View of mine building with smoke coming out of roof at the Granite Mountain-Speculator Mine, Butte, Montana. Verso postmarked, Butte, Mont., June 15, 1917. Card is addressed to Miss R. A. Vautier, Seattle, Wash. Hand-written text on back of card reads, 'Some Fire. This is where all those Miners were killed.' Signed Geo. J.F.

Creator

Unidentified photographer

Source

Mulvaney Real Photo Postcard Collection

Date

1917-06-15

Identifier

PAc 2013-50.1469

Coverage

Butte (Mont.)

Original Format

1 photographic print : black and white, postcard mount ; 3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center