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Anaconda smelter, Montana. Anaconda Copper Mining Company. Smokestack, which is the largest in the world: 585 feet in height with a diameter at base of seventy-five feet and at top of sixty feet. Flue gases are discharged at the rate of three to four million cubic feet per minute. The arsenic plant is seen at the base of the stack

Anaconda smelter, Montana. Anaconda Copper Mining Company. Smokestack, which is the largest in the world: 585 feet in height with a diameter at base of seventy-five feet and at top of sixty feet. Flue gases are discharged at the rate of three to four million cubic feet per minute. The arsenic plant is seen at the base of the stack

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Date

01/01/1942
person

Contributors

Lee, Russell, 1903-1986, photographer
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Location

anaconda
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Source

Library of Congress
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No known restrictions. For information, see U.S. Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Black & White Photographs http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/071_fsab.html

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