Author

Tom Liss

Date of Award

11-5-1949

Degree Type

Report

Department

Metallurgy

First Advisor

J. P. Spielman

Abstract

No complete history of mining and smelting will ever be written that does not include a major discussion of the Butte district. The colorful tale of this area plays a major role in the interesting stories of mining. In the fields of mining methods, labor relations end financial manipulations, the Butte area has set a standard.