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    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company in the 1930s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Automobiles -- Photographs; Gates -- Photographs; Buildings -- Photographs
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "23." Photo shows front gate of the mill, "Anaconda Copper Mining Co." in large letters in center of sign, with "Bonner Plant" in smaller letters on the left, and "Lumber Dept." in smaller letters on the...
    • Posing by the Mullan Monument at the confluence of the Blackfoot and Clark Fork Rivers

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Mullan, John, 1830-1909 -- Monuments -- Montana; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Four women stand in front of the fence surrounding the monument. Railroad tracks, a teepee burner, and smokestack can be seen in the background between the monument and the mountains. The monument was later moved into Missoula at intersection of...
    • Clark Fork River swimming hole

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Swimmers; Bridges; Rivers -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Three girls in swim caps are in the river with heads and shoulders visible above water. The Duck Bridge is in the background. The photo was taken from the middle of the river. Silhouettes of other people can be seen on the bridge, and another...
    • ACM Mill buildings with river in foreground

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.);
    • Photo taken from a hill, overlooking the mill. The river is visible in the bottom foreground of the photo, and on the bank beyond, are all of the mill buildings. Label in upper left corner reads "20". Combining this photo with the ACM Mill photos...
    • Bonner and Milltown, Montana

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Blackfoot River Valley (Mont.); Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho); Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Mullan Road;
    • Looking northeast across the Clark Fork River into Milltown and Bonner and up into Blackfoot River Valley. Milltown is in the foreground with two bridges crossing the Blackfoot River at Milltown near the confluence of the Blackfoot and Clark Fork...
    • Water flowing over the Milltown dam during the 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana
    • This photograph, looking across the river, was taken during the flood of 1908. A portion of the power plant can be seen with water flowing over Milltown Dam and above ground level of the power plant. The embankment to the road and the mountain...
    • Bonner Mill in 1962

    • 1962
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • View looking to the southeast into Bonner. The Blackfoot River can be seen at the base of the mountain in the foreground. Smoke from teepee burner rises into the air. The interstate and the big green buildings at the mill were not yet built at the...
    • ACM Mill on the banks of the river

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Dams -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumber...
    • Photo taken from a hill, overlooking the river, the dam, and the mill. Label in upper left corner reads "19". Combining this photo with the ACM Mill photos with labels "20" and "21" in the upper left corner of the photos creates a panoramic view of...
    • A.C.M. store in Bonner in the winter

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Stores, Retail -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of the ACM store in Bonner taken from across the street. Deep snow is in the foreground and obscures the view of the store's porch. Large glass windows line the front of the store, and two smaller upstairs windows are partially obscured...
    • ACM Mill with logs in river

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo taken from hill overlooking river and mill. The river is in the foreground, full of logs floating on it. On the opposite bank, mill buildings, including the teepee burner, are visible. Label in upper left corner reads "21". Combining this...
    • Portion of the 1926 Bonner School newspaper, The Whirlpool

    • 1926
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Student newspapers and periodicals -- Montana -- Bonner;
    • Part of one typescript page of the Bonner School newsletter. The photograph shows the top half of the page, and the right side is cut off. The paper reads : "The Whirlpool. Edited monthly by the Bonner School to further its interests - Single...
    • Southern part of Bonner in the early 1900s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Automobiles -- Photographs; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows a row of houses on the left side of the photograph and a boardwalk leading to one of the houses. Utility poles line the street, and several cars are on the street. A fence separates the street from what appears to be the...
    • Winter in Bonner after the new ACM office was built

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Buildings -- Photographs; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph taken from the mountain across the river from the mill looks down into a smoky valley. The sparsely-treed, sloped mountain behind the tow is part of Bonner Mountain. The Hotel Margaret is near the middle of the photograph, the old...
    • The stage that ran from Bonner to Missoula

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horse-drawn vehicles -- Photographs; Frontier and pioneer life -- Montana;
    • Photograph of the stage that ran from Bonner to Missoula. In the photograph the stage is loaded with many items and shows the driver, known as Friday, holds the reins of the team and a boy sits to the right of the driver. A label affixed to the...
    • Water flowing over the Milltown dam during the 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana
    • Water flows over the Milltown dam during the flood of 1908. Water flows around and under the bottom of the power plant. Milltown can be seen in the background. The photograph is taken looking upstream, and the mountains on both sides of the...
    • School photograph

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Classes (Groups of students) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a group of students standing on the steps to the school along with a teacher standing in the background. School doors are closed behind the group. Photo caption reads: Left to right - Row 1: 1. Cary Johnson, 2. Orville Kinnoen, 3. ___...
    • Rafting the Blackfoot River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teenage boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Fishing -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Rafts;
    • Three unidentified teens stand on a wooden raft in a shallow channel on the Blackfoot River. The raft and boys are about 15 feet out from brush-covered bank. The boy on the left mans the steering pole at the back of the raft. The boy on right holds...
    • Dancing in Riverside Park

    • 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; United States -- Army; World War, 1914-1918; Dance;
    • Three couples dance in the the park. The women are wear dresses and hats. The men wear World War I-era military uniforms. The photo is similar to a photo on another panel. I the background, pine trees, buildings and the water tower from Western...
    • Resting along the road to Butte

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of two old-time soft-top cars with tops up, possibly a Willys-Overland or Stephens Touring car. A woman walks between the cars and a man is visible sitting at the wheel of the vehicle in the right of the photograph. Leafy trees line the...
    • The Midway Saloon

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Nine men stand or sit on the boardwalk of The Midway Saloon, a false-front wooden building. Two of the men wearing aprons and standing in front of the door to the saloon are probably owners or employees. Another man rests his arm on a signboard on...
    • Two unidentified women pose on the railing of the county bridge

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Two women, wearing dresses and heels, stand on the railing of the county bridge in Milltown. The river, tree-lined banks and the mountains can be seen behind the women. A sticker, with the typed number 68, has been added to the upper left corner of...
    • Repairing the Milltown Dam after the 1908 flood

    • 1909
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Two men stand on the timber framework of the Milltown Dam. The framework is against the rock cliff. A sticker, with typed number 137, has been added to the upper left corner of the photograph. Photo caption reads: 1909, Repairing the dam. Tying the...
    • East entrance of the Bonner School in 1926 with piles of slabwood used for heating

    • 1932
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Buildings -- Photographs; Rural schools -- Montana
    • Photograph of the east entrance of the Bonner School. Photo caption reads: The Bonner School east entrance. Note the piles of slabwood which were burned for fuel. The wood was hauled from the mill in a wheelbarrow. On cold days, first Paul Teague...
    • Winter 1936 from the alley behind the Tuirr house

    • 1936-02-13
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Snow -- Photographs;
    • Photo looking down the alley. Deep snow is on the ground and the mountain. Smoke rises from a building down the street. Woody Mountain is in the background. Photo caption reads: Looking down the alley back of Tuirrs house 2/13/36. LaForges lived on...
    • Fourth of July in Missoula

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Pavements; Ford Model T automobiles -- Photographs
    • Girls, wearing dresses and bonnets, stand on the street and on the running board of the car that is parked on a paved street. Other children sit in the car. Several buildings are seen in background, two of which have signs at the top of the...
    • Old mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills; Lumber trade;
    • View of a lumber mill showing buildings, two smokestacks, and, in the foreground, horses hitched to wagons. One of the wagons is loaded with boards, and a man stands on the boards. The other wagon appears empty, and two men sit on the wagon. The...
    • Hazel Beadle at the swimming hole

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Swimmers; Bridges; Rivers -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • The head of a young woman or girl wearing a swim cap is visible above the water in the Clark Fork River. Photo is taken from the middle of river. A bridge can be seen in the background. An individual stands backward halfway out on the diving board...
    • Log jam on the Blackfoot River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Logs; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry;
    • Photograph taken from a mountainside looking up the Blackfoot valley and down at the river which is choked full of logs. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "7," and a round sticker is attached to the upper left corner of...
    • Break time

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horses; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Two men sit on the ground in foreground. One man sits against a large stump and has a cup in his hand and a plate on the ground in front of him. A third unidentified man is tending horses in the background. A label affixed to the upper left corner...
    • Bonner School

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Rural schools -- Montana;
    • Photograph of the original school at Bonner taken from the side. Snow is visible on the ground. Mountains are visible behind the school along with a smaller building in the right of the photograph. School has two floors, with rows of windows...
    • Constructing the Milltown dam

    • 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Construction; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana
    • Men working on constructing the Milltown dam, a timber-crib, rock-filled dam, on the Blackfoot River. The power-plant is to the left of the dam, and mountains can be seen in the background. A sticker, with a typed number, 130, has been added in the...
    • Milltown Dam construction crew

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Construction;
    • Thirteen man stand in front of the Milltown Dam that is under construction. Another copy of the photo identifies John Karkanen as the man on the left, Paul Cyr as the sixth man from the left, Vital Cyr as the man on the right, and Pat Thibodeau as...
    • Painting the "B" for Bonner School on the hillside

    • 1951
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teenage boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber-yards -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph from above the "B" on Bonner Mountain looking down on a group of boys painting the "B". Kelly Pine Field, the highway, and the mill yard are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: 8th grade 1951. Painting the "B" on the last...
    • Potomac logging camp

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River Valley (Mont.); Shay locomotives; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Blackfoot River Valley -- Photographs; Timekeeping; Steam...
    • Photo shows Shay engine pulling caboose and flatcar, taken at an angle from the rear of the train. Three men are on the flatcar: two seated and one standing. Kenneth Ross is one of the men on the flatcar. Another man is standing on the ground next...
    • Posing outside the Riverside Saloon

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a number of men and one child on the boardwalk in front of the Riverside Saloon. A round sign advertising Garden City Beer hangs on the building behind the men. All of the men wearn suits except for one man, the saloon owner, who sits...
    • The old Stylen house

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Milltown; Houses -- Montana -- Milltown
    • Photo of three men standing on either on the front porch or in the yard of a two-story house. The yard is surrounded by a picket fence. Another house is visible to the left of the house, and the mill is visible in the background. Photo caption...
    • View of Milltown Dam from upstream

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Reservoirs; Rivers; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho);
    • View of Milltown Dam from upstream, surface of water in the foreground of the photo. Mountains are visible to the side of the dam and in the background. Photo caption reads: Looking downriver from the reservoir behind the Milltown Dam on the...
    • View of Bonner with Margaret Hotel, roundhouse, mill, and homes

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Looking down into into the valley. The photograph shows the roundhouse at the modern-day post office, and three cars of Blackfoot train in the foreground. The Margaret Hotel is in the center of the photograph. The mill and teepee burner are in the...
    • Bonner streetcar at the Milltown stop

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Railroad stations -- Montana -- Photographs; Railroad cars;
    • Photograph looking at electric street car as it is stopped at small station at Milltown. The conductor is standing next to car while two men and two children stand next to him. Behind the wooden structure two people are visible in a field along...
    • Missoula Light & Water Company streetcar

    • 1913
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Railroad cars; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a railcar with a group of men standing in front of it. Conductor can be seen leaning out of a window of the car and four men are sitting inside of the car. Two of the standing men hold what appear to be lunch boxes. Car has...
    • Hank Claus and the set works at the mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs;
    • A man, working with mill machinery, can be seen on the left side of the photo. The face of another man is visible behind a large log on the right side of the photo. Two logs are in the photo. The log on the left has been cut. Photo caption reads:...
    • Bonner ACM office

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History;
    • Photograph taken from the street looking towards a building named as the Bonner location for the Anaconda Copper Mining office in the 1930's. Cars are visible down the street and street lights can be seen along the street. Light clouds can be seen...
    • The slip at the Western Lumber Company

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "150". Photo shows three men standing on logs in river; a fourth man is visible in the background. Mill buildings, a water tower, and power poles are also visible in the photo. According to the book A Grass...
    • Beadle residence and bakery

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of Milltown buildings with one on left showing Royal Crown Cola sign over door, Coca Cola signs under the two windows and an indecipherable sign above windows. Building next to store appears to be residence. Photo caption reads: The...
    • Group of men

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of group of men. The me in the front row sit on chairs, the men in the middle rows stand on the linoleum floor, and the men in the back row are standing on some sort of riser. The location of the picture is not identified. Photo caption...
    • Experimental Boeing Flying Boat

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Airplanes -- Photographs; Research aircraft; World War, 1939-1945; Boeing Aircraft Company;
    • The experimental flying boat is pictured on the water. A power boat with a line attached from it to the plane is on the left edge of the photo. A tree-covered shoreline is visible in the background. Photo caption reads: An experimental Boeing...
    • Winter in Bonner in 1925

    • 1925
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber-yards -- Montana; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo looking into Bonner from the mill site across empty yards. Snow is on the ground. The Margaret Hotel is the large building closest to the empy yards. A number of Bonner houses can be seen behind the hotel and on the left side of the photo....
    • Milltown circa 1915

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Reservoirs; Rivers; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo looking north from across Milltown dam up the Blackfoot River. The railroad and highway bridge are visible on the left, part of horse barn on the far left and a two-story school and two churches on the far right. Milltown is in the...
    • Orvo and Ellen Elo on the bank of the Blackfoot

    • 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Swimmers; Rivers;
    • Man and woman having fun on the bank of the Blackfoot River. The man is facing the camera and the woman's back is to the camera. Both are wearing swim suits. The man is holding a box camera in his right hand. Photo caption reads: Orvo (Honey)...
    • Men in the Bonner House bar

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo showing fading, especially along the left side and top of the photo. Men hold up glasses of beer, or in Charlie Kennedy's case, a bottle. The Roman numeral clock on wall appears to read 8:45. Lawson and Doucette? are behind the bar ; Coombs...
    • Boat sinks near Bonner Mill Dam

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Dam failures -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Dam failures -- Montana -- Bonner -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of a swollen river near the Bonner Mill Dam. Blurry side view of Arne Karnanen, jumping onto debris pile in the river. A second man, wearing a hard hat, is standing on a bar above the river. There is a pile of logs on the opposite shoreline....
    • Certificate from the commissioning of the USS St. George, July, 1944

    • 1944-07-24
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Aircraft carriers; World War, 1939-1945;
    • A certificate reading: This is to certify that the above holder is entitled to one plank in the seaplane deck, having been a member of the ship's company at the commissioning of the USS St. George, Tacoma, Washington, July 24, 1944. Photo caption...
    • Bonner, early 1950s

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Trestles;
    • Photograph looking down into Bonner and the Blackfoot River. The photograph shows the road along the river, train tracks, and a trestle. The mill can be seen in the photograph as well as town buildings. Mountains can be seen in the background. Logs...
    • Missoula in the 1930s

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bridges; Buildings -- Photographs; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho); Automobiles -- Photographs;
    • Looking north across the Orange Street bridge in Missoula. Street lamps line the bridge. The courthouse can be seen. Mt. Jumbo and the Rattlesnake drainage are in the distance. Automobiles cross the bridge, and pedestrians can be seen walking along...
    • Montana Power dam in Milltown

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Buildings -- Photographs; Montana Power Company
    • The photograph, taken looking to the northeast, shows an oblique view of the Milltown Dam and surrounding area. The dam across the Blackfoot River is seen in the foreground. Duck Bridge is toward the top of the photograph. Hand-printed on the...
    • Bonner street car in the East Missoula area.

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of the Bonner Street car heading from Bonner to Missoula. Deep snow can be seen to the side of the tracks. Power lines and power poles can be seen to the left of the car and tracks. View is looking north towards Woody Mountain and...
    • Earliest Seeley Lake Ranger Station

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Ranger stations -- Montana; Lolo National Forest (Mont.)
    • The photograph shows five cabins in a row. A ladder leans against one cabin. The water in the foreground is probably a pond or the lake. A man stands between the cabins and the water near a horse and wagon. An outhouse can be seen in the background...
    • The Swedish Missions Church

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Church buildings -- Montana -- Milltown; Lutheran church buildings -- Montana; Men -- Montana -- Milltown; Women -- Montana --...
    • Photo of church building, with approximately 20 adults and children standing on the front steps. According to the book 'A grass roots tribute: The story of Bonner, Montana,' the Swedish Community Church was a Lutheran church built in the early...
    • Fred Brauer receives the Distinguished Flying Cross in France during World War II

    • 1945-02
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1939-1945; United States -- Army -- Air Corps; Distinguished Flying Cross (Medal)
    • Fred Bauer, of the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division, has the Distinguished Flying Cross medal pinned to his uniform by an unidentified officer. The men stand on a runway. Two other military personnel can be seen on the left side of the photo,...
    • View of mill buildings in Bonner from the Margaret Hotel about 1925

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.); Community gardens -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills...
    • View of the mill, showing a picket fence at the lower edge of the photo, with the garden on the other side of it. The mill is visible past the gardens. Photo caption reads: Bonner, taken from the Margaret Hotel about 1925.
    • Fred R. Thibodeau and the Midway Saloon

    • 1911
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana; Boardinghouses -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A man, wearing an apron, stands on the boardwalk of the Midway Saloon. A large sign over saloon door reads "Garden City Beer 5 cents; Restaurant; Furnished Rooms." Lower sign above small barber pole reads "Lunch Counter." Ornate writing on the...
    • Bonner Depot

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Northern Pacific Railroad Company; Railroad stations -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Two men stand of the platform in front of the depot. The name "Bonner" is on the side of the building. Train tracks run past the depot and into the distance. The depot was located west of the overpass to Blackfoot Railroad tracks. Mount Jumbo can...
    • Inside the Milwaukee Railroad tunnel south of the Milltown Dam

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Railroad tracks -- Montana -- Photographs; Tunnels -- Montana;
    • Photograph taken from inside a tunnel on the old Milwaukee Railroad line looking towards the west. A man can be seen in silhouette walking on the tracks. Powerline poles can be seen along the tracks outside of the tunnel. Photo caption reads:...
    • Water flowing over the dam in the 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana
    • Water flows over the Milltown dam during the flood of 1908. The power plant is surrounded by water. Flow at the dam during the flood was estimated at 48,000 cubic feet per second. A sticker, with typed number 133, has been added to the upper left...
    • Mrs. Wise

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History
    • Two women and a man stand on a path posing for a photograph. The man stands between the two ladies with his arms around each woman. One of the women is holding what appears to be a brochure. A man-made rock wall can be seen on both sides of the...
    • Charlie Oxford logging operation in 1942

    • 1942
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Logging -- Machinery; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A truck is parked near the railroad tracks in a field. Logs are on the ground in several places; some are stacked. The triangular structure in the middle of the photo is probably a gin pole. Mountains are in the background. Piltzville can be seen...
    • Bonner Roundhouse

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; School buildings -- Montana -- Photographs; Stores, Retail -- Montana -- Photographs; Ford Model A automobile;
    • View looking down the street shows a school that is the old Masonic Lodge. The school does not have a bell tower. Also along the street are present-day post office building and the former George's Cafe. The nearest building has Model A parked in...
    • Looking towards the Milltown Dam during the 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana;
    • Water flows over the Milltown Dam during the flood of 1908. The power plant is surrounded by water. Another building in the foreground is partially submerged. Photo caption reads: Looking east towards the Milltown Dam during the flood of 1908.
    • Tearing down the Margaret Hotel

    • 1957
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of the dismantling of Hotel Margaret in 1957. A wheeled vehicle can be partially seen behind some low trees along with debris from the hotel. Part of the hotel is still standing behind the machinery. A power pole is visible in the right...
    • Cliff removal

    • 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photographs shows a work site along the river. A lattice of timbers can be seen in the foreground with a headframe on top of the timbers. Tracks lead along the river. A bridge can be seen in the background. A sticker, with a typed number, 139, has...
    • Victoria's House 1908

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Group photo taken next to a house with men in front row sitting in rockers and back row standing. Taken circa 1908, because Rita Thibodeau (Lavoie) who was born in 1905 looks about 3- or 4-years old in the photo. The same photograph appears in...
    • ACM Mill in the early days

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo overlooking the mill, taken from a hillside. The teepee burner is visible on the right side of the photo. The number '69' is handwritten in the upper right hand corner of the photo. Photo caption reads: Early day view of ACM mill.
    • Western Lumber Company with logs along bank of streetcar right-of-way

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Forest products industry; Industrial chimneys; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber-yards -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Looking across the river to the old mill. Logs are in the water, and the mill is in the background. Smoke can be seen rising from the mill. Mountains are in the far background. Photo caption reads: Old view of the Western Lumber Company, with logs...
    • Blackfoot River near the Chaffey homestead

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs
    • Photo shows the river, full of logs, with a long pile of logs on the bank at the left side of the photo. A homestead is visible on the opposite bank. Photo caption reads: Blackfoot River near the old Chaffey homestead, and a short distance from the...
    • Filming of the movie Timberjack in the Blackfoot during the early 1950's

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Blackfoot River Valley (Mont.); Men -- Photographs; Freight cars -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Motion pictures -- History -- 20th century; Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century; Motion...
    • Color photo of seven unidentified men standing in brush below railroad track. There is one flatcar visible on the track. The film was released in 1955. Photo caption reads: Filming of the movie Timberjack in the Blackfoot during the early 1950's.
    • Beavertail Hill during the flood of 1908

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho); Floods -- Montana;
    • The photograph shows the flooded flats to east of hill. Train cars can be seen on tracks with parts of the track under water. Water surrounds buildings on the south side of the river. Photo caption reads: Beavertail Hill during the flood of 1908....
    • On the Blackfoot River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Boats and boating; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Four adults, all wearing hats, sit in a rowboat below Mill Dam. The boat is perpendicular to the shore in the middle of river. A teepee burner and other mill buildings can be seen near the river bank. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the...
    • Chris Magnuson by lumber yard

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber-yards -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo of a man walking by the gate in front of a lumber yard. The corner of a tall building is visible in the background on the far right and another smaller structure of some kind can be seen in the background on the left. Lumber is stacked in...
    • Hotel Margaret and early mill in Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Hotels...
    • Photo taken from side of mountain looking down on Bonner. The Margaret Hotel and gardens are in the foreground. The old mill with smoke rising from stacks is in the background. Houses are seen to the right and left of the Margaret Hotel. A sticker...
    • View of Bonner Mill from the air

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumbering -- Montana -- History
    • Aerial photo take upriver of the mill with river in foreground and up the right side of the photo. Logs are floating on the river. Hotel Margaret is visible in the upper left of the photo. There are no grandstands at the baseball field, indicating...
    • Filming of the movie Timberjack at Bonner and in the Blackfoot in the early 1950s

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Motion pictures -- History -- 20th century; Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century; Motion pictures -- Pictorial works; Motion picture locations -- Montana -- Photographs;...
    • Blurry color photograph taken outdoors shows a Shay locomotive, with steam and smoke. Crowds of people are around it. High weeds in the foreground. Some house roofs are visible behind engine. The motion picture was released in 1955. Photo caption...
    • Picnic at West Riverside

    • 1916; 1917
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Finnish Americans; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Group photograph of perhaps 100 people. The children sit in front on the ground. The women sit on chairs behind the children. The men stand in two or three rows behind the women. Photo caption reads: Rosa Sutherland's picture of a picnic in the...
    • Wading in the river

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Three young women wade in an unidentified river. The water is shin-deep. The women all wear identical short-sleeved, knee-length dresses. The river bank is tree-lined. A label, with the typed number 66, has been added to the upper left corner of...
    • Old Blackfoot Road along the Clearwater River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of dirt road running along a lake, a hill is visible in the background. Handwritten in the lower center of the picture is a copyright symbol and the name Don McKay. Photo caption reads: The old Blackfoot road, near the Placid Lake cutoff...
    • Inside the old Milwaukee Railroad tunnel near the Milltown Dam

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Railroad tracks -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph taken inside of train tunnel reportedly looking to the west. Camera was placed on right rail for a long exposure. Wooden planking is visible on the walls, and light can be seen at end of tunnel and on the rocks on the ground. Photo...
    • Blackfoot River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Ranch houses;
    • View of the Blackfoot River, looking upstream. The valley walls are visible on both sides of the river. Sheep Mountain is in the background. A ranch can be seen between the mountain and the river on the right side of the river. Photo caption reads:...
    • Flooding at the Milltown dam in 1908

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana
    • Water flows over the Milltown dam during the flood of 1908. Water flows around and under the bottom of the power plant. A sticker, with typed number 135, has been added to the upper left corner of the photograph. Photo caption reads: 1908 flood.
    • Old Western Sawmill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Western Lumber Company; Blackfoot River (Mont.);
    • Photograph of a sawmill showing several buildings, four smoke stacks, a water tower, a teepee burner, and a conveyor going from the mill pond to the second story of one of the buildings. The mountains in the background are pale, probably as a...
    • Plowing snow

    • 1936
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Snow; Snowplows; Antique and classic trucks -- Photographs; Icehouses; Sawmill workers -- Photographs;...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "160". Photo shows Carl Johnson standing next to a truck with a snowplow blade fitted to the front. The back is loaded with lumber. There is snow on the ground. Buildings are visible behind the truck. Photo...
    • Milltown Dam with railroad grade and Big Blackfoot Milling Company mills in background

    • 1909-04-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Flour mills -- Montana -- Photographs; Bridges; Hydroelectric power plants
    • Looking up the Blackfoot River at the Milltown Dam and powerhouse. The view shows a railroad grad and bridge, and Milltown can be seen in the background.A sticker, with typed number 131, has been added to the upper left corner of the photograph....
    • Water tower

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Fires and fire prevention; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "159". Photo of the water tower at the sawmill. A teepee burner is visible behind it, to the left. The mountain the background is covered with snow. Photo caption reads: The water tower in the photograph...
    • Soldiers and ladies beside the Clark Fork River

    • 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs; Rivers -- Montana -- Photographs; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho)
    • Photo shows three men in Army uniforms and three women in dresses and hats, all standing on rocks next to railroad tracks, at the base of a sign which reads "Private Property. Keep Off" The river is visible in the background, and there is a black...
    • Hazel Karkanen honored for 50 years' service as Bonner librarian

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Librarians -- Montana; Libraries -- Montana;
    • Three people pose in front of a bookshelf with a large photograph above the bookshelf. The woman in the middle wears a corsage. The label affixed to the upper left corner of the photograph reads"72." Photo caption reads: Hazel Karkanen (center),...
    • Old intersection near Hemgrens Store and old Highway 10

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Signs and signboards; Barbershops; Buildings -- Photographs; Snow; Roads -- Interchanges and intersections -- Photographs;
    • Close-up picture of an intersection. Photo was taken looking across the street to where Two Rivers Market is now. A sign above the stop sign on a phone pole reads "Stop! Thru Road". A few buildings and a snow covered mountainside are visible in...
    • The old Bonner school bus

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School buses -- Montana;
    • A girl sits on the front bumper of vehicle with "School Bus" printed over the front windshield. A baseball glove hangs on the opened door of the bus. Another person is partially in view as if getting ready to get on the bus. Photo caption reads:...
    • Swimmers on the Milltown Bridge

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Swimmers; Bathing suits; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Boys -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Bridges;
    • A group of unidentified young boys sit on and in front of the bridge railing looking south. The Blackfoot River can be seen in the background. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "219." Photo caption reads: Swimmers posing...
    • The roundhouse

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Railroad tracks -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph looking down upon the "Roundhouse" where the Missoula to Bonner street car would turn around. A wide street is visible in front of the building. Hotel Margaret is partially visible behind trees. Power poles and wires line the street. In...
    • Piltzville

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs
    • An undated photograph taken from a hill looking down into Piltzville. The Piltz home is to right and behind fire station, which is visible in lower forefront. A road runs in the foreground, and utility poles can be seen. A bridge crosses a small...
    • The big Bonner streetcar

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Railroad tracks -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Bonner (Mont.) -- History;
    • Photograph of black electric street car on a snow-covered track. A house and wooded slope are visible behind the car. Front of the street car has the number 50 and a large F printed on it. A conductor is visible center front of the car. Upper left...
    • Debris at Bonner Dam, May 1948

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows two men holding a piece of lumber while standing on a platform in the middle of the Blackfoot River. A large pile of debris is visible in the left of the photograph, with a pile of lumber on the bank of the river behind the men....

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