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    • Camels on parade, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Camels;
    • Camels pulling a circus wagon on 5th Avenue North and people standing on the sidewalks watching the parade. Buildings from left to right: Judith Basin Bank (built 1899), Telephone building (built 1912), Methodist Church (built 1905), and the...
    • CCC truck, Lewistown, Montana

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    • CCC (Civilian Conservation Corps);
    • The truck is parked on the 100 block of 5th Avenue North, Lewistown, Montana
    • Charles Lehman and Co., Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lehman's Department Store; Golden Rule Store;
    • View of Main Street shows the Charles Lehman Co Department Store on the corner of Main and 5th Ave North, Lewistown, MT. The Golden Rule Store is next to it followed by the Day House. Telephone lines on each side of the street represent 2 different...
    • Civic Center, Lewistown, Montana

    • 1936
    • Civic Center;
    • The construction of the Lewistown Civic Center at 309 5th Avenue South. Two teams of horses are grating the hole for the foundation of the building.
    • Corner view of Lewistown, Montana

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    • The Telephone Office is on the corner of 5th Avenue North and Broadway Street. The building on the right is the Ford Garage on Broadway Street.
    • Culver home and studio, Lewistown, Montana

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    • The homes were built by William Culver who was the earliest photographer in the Central Montana area. He first established his photography business in the town of Maiden, Montana in 1883 and then later moved (1886) to Lewistown and built the Culver...
    • Culver Studio and home, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Photographers;
    • Located at 212 5th Avenue North. William H. Culver was the first photographer to set up a business in Lewistown in 1886. He moved to Lewistown from Maiden, Montana where he had been the photographer from 1883-1886. Culver's original home is on the...
    • Culver Studio on the left and the Culver home on the right. Lewistown, Montana

    • 1988-07-18
    • Photographers; William Culver family; Homes;
    • The home was built by William Culver who was the earliest photographer in the Central Montana area. He first established his photography business in the town of Maiden, Montana in 1883 and then later moved (1886) to Lewistown and built the Culver...
    • Culver Studio, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Photographers;
    • Located at 212 5th Avenue North. William H. Culver was the first photographer to set up a business in Lewistown in 1886. He moved to Lewistown from Maiden, Montana where he had been the photographer from 1883-1886.
    • Culver Studio, Lewistown, Montana

    • 1979-04-07
    • Photographers; William H. Culver;
    • The home was built by William Culver who was the earliest photographer in the Central Montana area. He first established his photography business in the town of Maiden, Montana in 1883 and then later moved (1886) to Lewistown and built the Culver...
    • Culver Studio, Lewistown, Montana

    • 1979-04-07
    • Photographers; William H. Culver;
    • The home was built by William Culver who was the earliest photographer in the Central Montana area. He first established his photography business in the town of Maiden, Montana in 1883 and then later moved (1886) to Lewistown and built the Culver...
    • Culver Studio, Lewistown, Montana

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    • View shows the west side of the Culver Studio at 212 5th Avenue North. It was built by early day photographer William Culver in 1900.
    • Dark Horse Stables, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Stables;
    • Dark Horse Stables located on the corner of 5th Avenue and Janeaux Street, Lewistown, Montana. A sign over the entryway reads: Baled Hay for Sale.
    • Dark Horse Stables.

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Located in the 100 block of 5th Avenue south.
    • Edwards, Rev. George

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    • Pioneers;
    • Rev. George Edwards came to Montana in 1886. He was an early day pastor of the Presbyterian Church in 1891. He studied in Princeton, N.J. He was partly responsible for the construction of the 1st Presbyterian Church built on the corner of 5th and...
    • Elephants on parade, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Circus parade on Main Street at the corner of 5th Avenue South and Main Street. The tall building on the left is the Fergus County Argus newspaper office, built in 1896 and replaced in 1913. The Lewistown Furniture Co. building address was 102-104...
    • Fergus County Argus Building, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • View of the Fergus County Argus Newspaper building (built 1896) on the corner of Main Street and 5th Avenue South. It was built in 1896 and replaced in 1913.
    • Fire wagon, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Fire wagon pulled by two horses on the 500 block of Janeaux Street, Lewistown, MT. The first Presbyterian Church (built 1892 and torn down in 1892) is in the background, it was located on the corner of Janeaux and 5th Avenue South.
    • Firre wagon pulled by horses, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Fire Wagons;
    • Horses Jess and Gene pullling the fire wagon on Main Street at the corner of 5th Avenue. Buildings in the background are on the south side of the 400 block on Main Street.
    • First M. E. Church, Lewistown, Montana

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    • This Methodist Church was built in 1904. It was located on the corner of Broadway Street and 5th Avenue North. It burned in 1976. Scovel's Transfer was located next to the church and the Scovel's Transfer bus can be seen near the church.
    • First School.

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • The first school in Lewistown, located on the corner of Main and 6th Avenue south. It was later moved to 5th and Washington. The four men pictured are (left to right): Albert Pfaus, George Edwards, Samuel Phillips, and Henry Quickenden. The...
    • Gas Station, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Gas Stations; Charles Young; Elmer Olson;
    • The picture shows the service station area with the two ten gallon gas pumps into a wash rack of the back half of the Dark Horse barn (5th and Janeaux) that was converted into a wash rack and tire repair shop. The two men are Elmer Olson, on the...
    • Gas Station, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Gas Stations; The Grease Spot;
    • Elmer Olson and Lyle Johnson operated a service station at the corner of 5th and Janeaux under the adopted name of “The Grease Spot”, selling gasoline, oil, tires, and accessories, washing and greasing cars, repairing flat tires and doing light...
    • Gold Bar, Lewistown, Montana

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    • View shows the corner of Janeaux Street and 5th Avenue South. The Gold Bar was located at 109 5th AvenueSouth.
    • Hickey, Jack

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    • Jack Hickey;
    • Jack Hickey standing on street next to the Lehman building on the corner of 5th Avenue North and Main Street, Lewistown, Montana. The Methodist Church shows in the background.
    • Homes of Lewistown, Montana

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    • Original home of William H. Culver residence at 212 5th Avenue North being demolished. It was built in 1890. The building next door is his later residence built in 1900. William H. Culver was the original photographer for the central Montana area....
    • Homes of Lewistown, Montana

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    • Dockery House, 1105 W. Main. It was built in 1912 for Jefferson Albert (J.H.) Akins and his wife, Louise Cresap Akins. J.H. Akins owned the Golden Rule store. The Akins moved to Montana from Missouri in 1896 or ’97, first to Deer Lodge, then to...
    • Homes of Lewistown, Montana

    • 1977
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    • Home located at the corner of Washington and 5th Avenue North. It was the first school house moved from the 500 block on Main Street to this location and turned into a home. It was later moved to the Joyland Road.
    • Homes of Lewistown, Montana

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    • Ralph Reynolds owned this house at the corner of 5th and Washington (422 W. Washington) and later the Clingan family owned it.
    • Horse and buggy rig

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    • Earl Eastman is driving. Location is the corner of 5th Avenue North and Washington Street, Lewistown, Montana
    • Judith Basin Bank (right side) 502 W. Main, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Judith Basin Bank was built in 1899 on the corner of Main Street and 5th Avenue North (502 W. Main). The first officers of the bank were: Herman Otten, president; David Hilger, vice president; and Walter B. Miner, assistant cashier. The First...
    • Judith Basin Bank, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Lewistown Bakery and Blackford Law Office are located in the buildings. Location is the corner of 5th Avenue and Main Street.
    • Judith Basin Bank, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Banks;
    • Judith Basin Bank was built in 1899 on the corner of Main Street and 5th Avenue North (502 W. Main). The first officers of the bank were: Herman Otten, president; David Hilger, vice president; and Walter B. Miner, assistant cashier. The First...
    • Judith Basin Bank, Lewistown, Montana.

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    • Banks;
    • Located on the corner of 5th Avenue North and Main Street. It was built in 1899. The upper floor housed the Knights of Pythias organization.
    • Lehman Co, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Charles Lehman Co, located on the corner of Main Street and 5th Avenue North. It was built in 1892-1893
    • Lehman Company.

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Located at the corner of Main Street and 5th Avenue north.
    • Lewistown oil refinery;

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    • oil refinery;
    • Early in the summer of 1921 the Lewistown Oil and Refining Company built and operated a refinery on a very small commercial scale to demonstrate that it was possible and profitable to refine the high grade crude oil from Cat Creek. Then first...
    • Lewistown oil refinery;

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    • oil refinery;
    • Early in the summer of 1921 the Lewistown Oil and Refining Company built and operated a refinery on a very small commercial scale to demonstrate that it was possible and profitable to refine the high grade crude oil from Cat Creek. Then first...
    • Lewistown oil refinery;

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    • oil refinery;
    • Early in the summer of 1921 the Lewistown Oil and Refining Company built and operated a refinery on a very small commercial scale to demonstrate that it was possible and profitable to refine the high grade crude oil from Cat Creek. Then first...
    • Lewistown oil refinery;

    • 1925-08-19
    • Oil refinery; Oil fires;
    • Fire Aug. 19, 1925. Early in the summer of 1921 the Lewistown Oil and Refining Company built and operated a refinery on a very small commercial scale to demonstrate that it was possible and profitable to refine the high grade crude oil from Cat...
    • Lewistown oil refinery;

    • 1925-08-19
    • Oil refinery; Oil fires;
    • Fire Aug. 19, 1925. Early in the summer of 1921 the Lewistown Oil and Refining Company built and operated a refinery on a very small commercial scale to demonstrate that it was possible and profitable to refine the high grade crude oil from Cat...
    • Lewistown Oil Refinery

    • 1925-08-19
    • Oil refinery; Fires;
    • Fire Aug. 19, 1925. Early in the summer of 1921 the Lewistown Oil and Refining Company built and operated a refinery on a very small commercial scale to demonstrate that it was possible and profitable to refine the high grade crude oil from Cat...
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • The corner of Main Street and 5th Ave. South, Lewistown Mont. The Argus Newspaper office (1896-1913) is on the far left. A sleigh is in the center of 5th Ave. South. The Dark Horse Stable shows beyond the Argus Office (5th Avenue) and the spire...
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • View of the corner Main Street and 5th Avenue North after the fire which burned the original Lehman Co. building which had been built in 1892-1893.
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • View of Main Street, Lewistown, MT from the corner of 5th Avenue to the Judith Mountains. Telephone and electrical poles line both sides of street. The News-Argus building (built 1896) is on the right side. Next to it is the Lang Building. Lehman's...
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Parades;
    • Circus wagon on parade at the corner of Main Street and 5th Avenue. The corner building is the News-Argus building at 423 W. Main. The Lewistown Furniture building at 501 W. Main can also been seen in the background.
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Parade near the corner of Main Street and 5th Avenue North
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Freighting;
    • Jack McDonnell's oxen team in front of Hickey's Blacksmith Shop on the 200 block of 5th Ave North, Lewistown, MT. Hickey's shop is the building with the ladder on the roof. On the far right the highest buildings are on the 400 block of Main Street.
    • Lewistown, Montana

    • 1908
    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Overview of Lewistown from the top of the Courthouse looking towards Broadway Street. The Bright/Burke Hotel shows on the right side of the photo. The church with the steeple is the Methodist Church (built 1905 burned 1976) on the corner of 5th...
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • View of Main Street from the corner of 5th Avenue looking towards the Judith Mountains.
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Early pioneers standing in front of covered wagons across the street from the Culver Studio (212 5th Ave North), Lewistown, MT.
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • The Culver Studio is the building on the left. The street is 5th Avenue North and the house in the center is across 5th Avenue from the Culver Studio
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • View from the southeast looking northwest of Lewistown. The school house is in the foreground with a fence around it. The large building on the right was the location of the Lewistown Furniture (corner of 5th Avenue and Main Street). Charles...
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Parade on Main Street. Building on the left is the Fergus County Argus Newspaper office (built in 1896) and located on the corner of Main Street and 5th Avenue South. View also shows the Lewistown Furniture company (102-104 5th Avenue South) and...
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Overview of Lewistown showing the area around Janeaux Street (500 block). The first Presbyterian Church with spire shows in the right center. It was located on the corner of Janeaux and 5th Avenue South.
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • View on 5th Avenue South looking west. The Dark Horse Stable is on the right.
    • Man on a horse.

    • 1900-1909
    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • The street behind him is Broadway at the corner of 5th Avenue north.
    • Methodist Church Manse, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Methodist Church parsonage (built 1892) was located at 204 5th Avenue North. The Culver/Coulter Studio is to the right of the parsonage and the Methodist Church is located to the left.
    • Methodist Church, Lewistown, Montana

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    • The Methodist Church in Lewistown owes its beginning to Rev. W. W. Van Orsdel, pioneer missionary who was known throughout Montana as "Brother Van". The first wooden church building was built in 1886 and when the congregation grew they built a new...
    • Methodist Church, Lewistown, Montana

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    • The Methodist Church in Lewistown owes its beginning to Rev. W. W. Van Orsdel, pioneer missionary who was known throughout Montana as "Brother Van". The first wooden church building was built in 1886 and when the congregation grew they built a new...
    • Methodist Church, Lewistown, Montana

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    • This may be the interior of the old wooden Methodist Church at 202 5th Avenue North. An American flag is hung across the back wall.
    • Methodist Church, Lewistown, Montana

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    • This was the first Methodist Church built in Lewistown, Montana. It was located on the corner of 5th Ave North and Broadway Street. It was replaced with a stone church in 1904.
    • Methodist Church.

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • This is the first Methodist Church located on the corner of 5th Avenue and Broadway. It was built in 1886 and replaced in 1904 with a stone structure. The parsonage, built in 1892, is seen next door. To the right of the parsonage is the...
    • Methodist Church.

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Epworth League Convention, 1909. Building was located at the corner of 5th and Broadway. The Fergus County Courthouse shows on the left background
    • Methodist Church. Lewistown, Montana

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    • Methodist Church; Lewistown, Montana; churches;
    • The second Methodist Church built on the corner of 5th Ave North and Broadway. Built in 1904-5. The Methodist Church in Lewistown owes its beginning to Rev. W. W. Van Orsdel, pioneer missionary who was known throughout Montana as "Brother Van". The...
    • Methodist Church. Lewistown, Montana

    • 1961-09-20
    • Methodist Church; Lewistown, Montana; churches;
    • The Methodist Church in Lewistown owes its beginning to Rev. W. W. Van Orsdel, pioneer missionary who was known throughout Montana as "Brother Van". The first wooden church building was built in 1886 and when the congregation grew they built a new...
    • Methodist Church. Lewistown, Montana

    • 1961-09-20
    • Methodist Church; Lewistown, Montana; churches;
    • The Methodist Church in Lewistown owes its beginning to Rev. W. W. Van Orsdel, pioneer missionary who was known throughout Montana as "Brother Van". The first wooden church building was built in 1886 and when the congregation grew they built a new...
    • Methodist Church. Lewistown, Montana

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    • Methodist Church; Lewistown, Montana; churches;
    • Construction of the Education Building for the Methodist Church.The Methodist Church in Lewistown owes its beginning to Rev. W. W. Van Orsdel, pioneer missionary who was known throughout Montana as "Brother Van". The first wooden church building...
    • Methodist Church. Lewistown, Montana

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    • Methodist Church; Lewistown, Montana; Churches;
    • The Methodist Church in Lewistown owes its beginning to Rev. W. W. Van Orsdel, pioneer missionary who was known throughout Montana as "Brother Van". The first wooden church building was built in 1886 and when the congregation grew they built a new...
    • Old Stand Buffet, Lewistown, Montana

    • 1910-10-15
    • Staudt family;
    • Interior of the Old Stand Buffet located at 309 W. Main, Lewistown, MT. Eight men are standing in front of the bar and two men are behind it. George Staudt 5th from the right; Chris Staudt first from the right;
    • Parade, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Parades;
    • Parade on the corner of Main Street and 5th Avenue South. Lewistown Furniture Store was located on the corner of Main Street and 5th Avenue South.
    • Presbyterian Church, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Construction of the 2nd Presbyterian Church built in Lewistown. It was built in 1912 at 215 5th Avenue South. Wasmansdorff and Eastman we the architects.
    • Presbyterian Church, Lewistown, Montana

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    • This was the 2nd Presbyterian Church built in Lewistown. It was built in 1912 at 215 5th Avenue South. Wasmansdorff and Eastman we the architects.
    • Presbyterian Church, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Presbyterian Church;
    • This was the 2nd Presbyterian Church built in Lewistown. It was built in 1912 at 215 5th Avenue South. Wasmansdorff and Eastman we the architects.
    • Presbyterian Church, Lewistown, Montana

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    • The first Prebyterian Church (built 1893 torn down 1952) was located on the corner of Janeaux and 5th Avenue South. A new Presbyterian Church was built on the corner of 5th Avenue South and Watson Street in 1912.
    • Presbyterian Church, Lewistown, Montana

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    • The second Prebyterian Church (built 1912) was located on the corner of Watson and and 5th Avenue South. The Hoffman House apartments are on the right side of the church.

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