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    • 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...
    • 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:...
    • River crew prepaing to dislodge debris at the Bonner Dam, 1948

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows four men in a bateau in the middle of the Blackfoot River. The front three are standing, fourth man sits holding pole attached to plank extending from riverbank. Front man in boat clutches cable mounted to pulley attached to a...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Log jam in the Blackfoot River

    • 1925
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Logging; Logs;
    • A log jam on the Blackfoot River, above Heaven Rock, Johnson Creek, completely covers the water. Both banks of the river can be seen with no water visible between the banks. Photo caption reads: Log Jam in the Blackfoot River, spring 1925.
    • Blackfoot River north of Bonner, 1900s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Log transportation -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a logjam on the Blackfoot River with snow-capped mountain in background. Photo caption reads: View of the Blackfoot River just north of Bonner in the 1900's.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Western Lumber Company and the old Black Highway Bridge

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Western Lumber Company; Blackfoot River (Mont.)
    • A bridge crosses a river with logs floating in the river. There is snow on the ground and what appears to be ice in the river. Photo caption reads: Looking to the southwest towards the old Western Mill and the old Black Highway Bridge.
    • 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...
    • Log jam in the Blackfoot River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Trestles; Lumber trade; Forest products industry
    • Logs behind boom in the Blackfoot River. The middle bridge is visible, and the photograph was taken looking toward the mouth of the river. Photo caption reads: Log jam in Blackfoot River.
    • Dick Bush fishing the Blackfoot River, 1936

    • 1936
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Creels (Fishing); Fishing -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Fishers -- Photographs; Fly fishing -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of a man fishing along a river. He is holding a fishing rod, wearing a hat, and has a creel hanging from his shoulder. Caption should read "Blue Slide." Photo caption reads: "Dick Bush along the Blackfoot River where the road along the Blue...
    • Jack Erkkila holds a cross saw

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Saws
    • Young man, wearing a shirt under bib overalls, stands alongside head-high cross saw on bank of the Blackfoot River near the mouth of the river. He stands near a log on a stand. A number of logs are on the othe side of the river.Photo caption reads:...
    • Crossing the Blackfoot River in the early days

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horse-drawn vehicles
    • Five men stand in an uncovered, horse-drawn wagon in the middle of the Blackfoot River. Photo caption reads: Crossing the Blackfoot River in early days.
    • 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...
    • Thorvald and Arnold Mickelson along the banks of the Blackfoot

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Brothers -- Montana -- Photographs; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of two young boys sitting together on a large rock overlooking the Blackfoot River. Photo caption reads: Left to Right: Thorvald and Arnold Mickelson along the banks of the Blackfoot River.
    • Log jam north of Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Women -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry --...
    • Photo of two women wearing light-colored dresses and hats, standing or sitting on logs in the river. Log jam stretches into the background of the photo. Photo caption reads: Two women in early days on log jam north of Bonner.
    • Five men stand on log barge

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Logging -- Equipment and supplies
    • Photograph featuring five men standing above a river amongst cut logs. Various logging tools are held by the men, one saw, three cant hooks and one peavey. River is most likely Blackfoot River. Photo caption reads: Left to right: 1. __, 2. Me'Me...
    • 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...
    • Swimming hole

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Swimmers; Bathing suits
    • A group of children in swimsuits stand on top of a wood and rock pier. At least one child is in the river. The highway is visible in background. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "218." Photo caption reads: Man at far...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Walter Hook and Orv Kinonen relax by Black Bridge

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teenage boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Bridges; Swimmers;
    • Two teenage boys by the by the river and a bridge. Walter Hook stands laughing on river bank holding something. Orv wears swim trunks and lies on on his back on plank diving board. An unidentified boy is in the water holding onto the diving board,...
    • Milltown bridge flooded by Blackfoot River in 1980

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph shows the Blackfoot River waters flowing over the surface of the Milltown Bridge in 1908. A small logjam is butting up against bridge and one man is climbing across the jam in the left of the pring. Photo caption reads: 1908 flood;...
    • Logs in Blackfoot River destined for Clarks Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Log transportation -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company
    • Photo shows river in the foreground, with logs floating on it. Stacks of logs line the shore, and in the background is a train pulling cars loaded with logs. Photo caption reads: Logs In Blackfoot River for Clarks Mill.
    • Swimmers pose by Blackfoot River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teenage boys -- Montana; Boys -- Montana; Swimmers; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs
    • Four teenage boys with towels around their waists stand on a rock next to the Blackfoot River. Photo caption reads: Howard Johnson, Bob Sowre, Donald Rooney, Bill Dix.
    • 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...
    • Ellen Elo near the old County Bridge over the Blackfoot River into Milltown

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a young woman in a bathing suit sitting on a piece of lumber on the banks of the Blackfoot River near a bridge. Across the river some buildings can be seen in what is reported to be Milltown. Bridge is metal with large concrete...
    • Ice skaters on frozen river

    • 1920
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Ice skaters -- Montana -- Photographs; Ice on rivers, lakes, etc. -- Montana; Rivers -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph reportedly circa 1920 with nine men wearing ice skates posing on a frozen river, probably the Blackfoot River. Most of the skaters are wearing ties or formal coats. Other skaters are visible further out on the river and the county bridge...
    • 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....
    • Bonner Mill 1950

    • 1950
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Blackfoot River Valley -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Lumber; Lumber industry; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo of mill buildings with logs in the Blackfoot River in foreground. Handwritten across top: "Bonner Mill 1950".
    • 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...
    • Arne Karkanen dislodging debris at the Bonner Dam, May, 1948

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows man standing alone in bateau in the middle of the Blackfoot River, using a pole to dislodge debris downriver of his boat. A pile of lumber is visible on the opposite bank of the river. Photo caption reads: Arne Karkanen trying to...
    • Western Lumber Co

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of the mill taken from railroad trestle over the river looking down at logs in river and on chute into sawmill. A large dark building can be seen perpendicular to river with lots of white-framed windows with five smokestacks protruding...
    • Dislodging debris at the Bonner Dam, 1948

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Two men are visible standing on wooden structure in the middle of the Blackfoot River. Large pile of floating debris can be seen in left of image. A pile of lumber is visible on bank of river in the background. Photo caption reads: Rivermen trying...
    • 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....
    • 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....
    • 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...
    • Ice fishing on the Blackfoot River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Fishers -- Montana -- Photographs; Ice fishing -- Montana; Creels (Fishing); Fishing rods
    • Photo of three ice fishermen, sitting or kneeling on the snow, each holding a fishing rod. A creel is on the ground between Pearl and Kenny, with several fish on the snow in front of Pearl. Photo caption reads: Left to right: Paul Lizotte, Pearl...
    • Relaxing under the Milltown bridge

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Teenage boys -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo of two teenage boys. One is standing in the river, and the other is on the dock. Taken near the dock under the Milltown Bridge. Photo caption reads: Left to right: 1. Walter Hook 2. Ernest Lizotte.
    • Water flowing over Milltown Dam spillway

    • 1927
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Spillways -- Photographs; Power-plants
    • Photo of water flowing over dam spillway; powerhouse is next to the dam, on opposite bank of river. Label in upper left corner of photo reads '144.' Photo caption reads: 1927.
    • Old Blackfoot road

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Roads; Dirt roads
    • Photo taken down a dirt road, running alongside a river. There is a steep, rock-covered hillside to the right of the road. Photo caption reads: The old Blackfoot road, just north of the Blue Slide area.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • A.C.M. Mill Slip

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company;
    • A man stands on logs floating in the mill pond. A log can be seen on the mill slip is in the foreground. The far bank of Blackfoot River is in the background. Photo caption reads: A.C.M. Mill Slip. Herb Demmons, river boss, on log in middle of hot...
    • View of Bonner, Montana

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Buildings -- Photographs; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho); Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Schools -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Photograph taken from a mountain looking southwest into the town of Bonner. The photo was taken before Interstate 90 was constructed and shows Bonner Dam, Milltown Dam, school, Kelly Pine Field, Bonner homes, and a large mill building. The...
    • Log drive above Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Log driving; Rivers
    • Logs fill the Blackfoot river just above Bonner. The road and buildings can be seen on the east side of the river. Photo caption reads: Log drive.
    • ACM Mill buildings with river in foreground

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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, shows the river in the foreground, and mill buildings and lumber stacks on opposite bank. Label in upper left corner reads "17." Photo caption reads: ACM Mill.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Bonner streetcar bridge

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bridges; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Electric railroads
    • Photograph of a bridge across a river, probably the Blackfoot River. A barn, some trees, and a mountain can be seen in the background. The air in the background appears hazy. Photo caption reads: The old Bonner streetcar bridge at Milltown.
    • 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.
    • Downstream from the dam

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph taken from a vantage point downstream from Milltown dam. Two women sit on a log on the shore of the river. Two men are standing in the river, one has a fishing pole visible in his hands. No photo caption.
    • Four fishermen display their catch

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Montana -- Social life and customs; Fishing -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.)
    • Four fisherman standing in a boat on the Blackfoot River showing off their catch. Photo caption reads: Left to right: Charles Johnson, Armand Dufresne, Oscar Shoholm, Klas Johnson.
    • 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...
    • Blackfoot Valley in 1963

    • 1963
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River Valley (Mont.) -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Blackfoot River Valley -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of two men measuring a pine tree in a forest setting. The trunk of a large ponderosa pine can be seen next to the men in the center of the photograph. Other types of pine trees are visible in the open forest. Photo caption reads:...
    • Norman Jacobson and Zeph Space

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs; World War, 1939-1945; United States -- Army; Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs; Railroad ties; Men -- Photographs
    • Photgraph of Norman Jacobson and Zeph Space, both of the United States Army, wearing thier uniforms and standing on the Blackfoot trestle. Logs can be seen in the river below, and mountains are in the background. Picture was taken during World War...
    • 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)...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Rock debris left after blast during 1909 Milltown dam repair

    • 1909
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Dams -- Repair; Blackfoot River (Mont.);
    • Photo showing the dam in the background, and a rubble field in the foreground. Photo caption reads: View of work in break taken from bluff after a blast. Note rock in lower right hand corner, 1909.
    • Toe construction to repair the Milltown dam in 1909

    • 1909
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Dams -- Repair; Dams -- Construction -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Construction workers -- Photographs
    • Photo of nine construction workers standing on wooden dam framework. Label in upper left corner reads '142.' Photo caption reads: Repairing the dam in 1909, toe construction. Note excellent tie to old work. Fill being made between openings before...
    • Dumping large rock from Blackfoot River into hole in Milltown Dam (1 of 5)

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair;
    • Image shows found men standing in a snowy landscape watching a large rock being hoisted onto a wooden pallet. Photo caption reads: At Left, K.B. Frye (leftmost of 2 captions). Main caption reads: "Series of five pictures show the loading of a...
    • Wilbur Lehman as a boy near old Mullan Road

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Rivers; Mullan Road
    • Boy, wearing an old-fashioned boy's outfit, stands on a rock in Milltown where I-90 is today. The Milltown Dam, overlook, and reservoir are in background, downstream. Photo caption reads: Wilbur Lehman. Old Mullan Road was to his left.
    • Repairing the Milltown Dam in 1909

    • 1909
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Dams -- Repair; Dams -- Construction -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.)
    • Label in upper left corner reads '140.' Photo caption reads: Repairing the dam in 1909. View of timber work in break behind concrete dam. This was filled with rock and floored over.
    • Bonner Mill Dam washed out in 1948

    • 1948
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dam failures -- Montana
    • Water washes through a gap in the Bonner Mill Dam. Photo caption reads: A portion of the Bonner Mill Dam washed out in 1948.
    • Mill in late 1930's

    • 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph taken from a mountain south of the mill looking into mouth of the canyon. The photo shows a teepee burner, Kelly Pine Field, the Blackfoot River, and the mill yard. Photo caption reads: Late 1930's (note empty yard). Mill was on two day...
    • Accumulated mud and silt in Milltown dam forebay in 1930

    • 1930-10
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Silt; Mud
    • Label in upper right of photo reads '145.' Photo caption reads: View of dam forebay showing accumulation of silt & mud. October 1930.
    • 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....
    • Inspecting ice damage to Milltown Dam in 1968

    • 1968-04
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Mud; Dams -- Effect of ice on
    • Photo shows two workers standing on section of dam. Label in upper left corner of photo reads '146.' Photo caption reads: Section of flashboards taken out by ice in March 1968. Also shows mud deposit above dam. April 1968.
    • Old flour mill and power plant, about 1900

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Flour mills -- Montana -- Photographs; Power plants -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Blackfoot River is in foreground of photo; there are some logs floating in the lower left of the photo. The old flour mill (which burned down in 1904) is shown on the left, and the power plant on the right. Photo caption reads: About 1900. Old...
    • High water at the Bonner dam during May 1948

    • 1948
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of heavy river flow at the Bonner Dam. Photo caption reads: High water at the Bonner dam during May, 1948.
    • Early day aerial view of Milltown Dam

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Power-plants -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Low-angle aerial view of dam and powerhouse. Photo caption reads: An early view of the Milltown Dam.
    • Milltown Near the old Highway Bridge in the 1930s

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.)
    • Photo of Milltown, showing various homes and storefronts. In lower left of photo, the name "Reardon's" is visible on one storefront. Blackfoot River is visible in the background of photo. Photo caption reads: A picture of a portion of Milltown...
    • Two men work at breaking up log jam near the Bonner Mill

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Blackfoot River Valley -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of two men in the middle of a river attempting to dislodge a log jam. Logs are visible piled on riverbank behind the men. Photo caption reads: High water at the Bonner Mill, May of 1948. Arne Karkanen is at the left with the pike pole.
    • Three women in swim attire

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bathing suits
    • Three women pose in swim wear near the river. Mountains can be seen in the background on the other side of the river. A label, with the typed number "67," has been affixed to the upper left corner of the photograph. Photo caption reads: Mabel Cyr,...
    • MacNamara's Landing

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Barns; Bridges
    • A number of people are engaged in a variety of activities at MacNamara's Landing, about 15 miles up the Blackfoot River from Bonner. The photograph shows a house, a barn, bridges, wagons and carts. Photo caption reads: MacNamara's Landing.
    • 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...
    • Milltown Dam during 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dam failures -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Looking up the Blackfoot River toward the dam. The fast moving water spills over the dam and surrounds the power plant. Trees and utility poles are partially submerged. The south side of dam appears to be missing. Photo caption reads: Missoula...
    • Logs just north of Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber trade; Forest products industry; Lumber and lumbering
    • Looking down the Blackfoot River toward a mill. Photo caption reads: Logs just north of Bonner. Old swimming hole was by pier.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Tempa Demmons

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • An older woman stands in a yard in front of a bush. She carries a purse and wears a dress and white scarf. Photo caption reads: Tempa Demmons (wife of Jeff Demmons, A.C.M. river boss).
    • Western Lumber Company office

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Office buildings --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "156". Photo shows a one-story brick building with front porch with columns. A man is sitting on the front porch. The building became the River City Grill in 2002. Photo caption reads: Western Lumber Co....
    • Milltown before 1910

    • 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of two rows of houses looking south to the already-logged slope of Mt. Sentinel west of Deer Creek. River not visible in photograph. Photo caption reads: Milltown before 1910.
    • 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...
    • The Akin family

    • 1956
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Families -- Montana -- Photographs; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs; Boys -- Montana --...
    • Family posed together outside. A lake or river is directly behind them, with swimmers visible. Mountains are in the distance. The three young girls are wearing matching plaid blouses. Photo caption reads: Back row, left to right, 1956. James Akin,...
    • Early view of the Bonner ACM Dam

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company;
    • Picture of dam with buildings in background. Photo caption reads: Early day view of the Bonner ACM Dam at Bonner.
    • Earliest photo of Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph showing mill pond, a building with a smokestack, stacks of lumber, and a rail line or conveyor line entering building. Photo taken from river across and southward to base of sparsely-treed Bonner Mountain. Photo caption reads: Earliest...
    • On the trestle

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Two women stand on train trestle, most likely across Blackfoot River. Photo caption reads: On the trestle. Hannah Anderson, Hazel Beadle.
    • Shay engine at water pump

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Locomotives -- Photographs; Shay locomotives
    • Photograph of four men standing in front of Shay steam locomotive engine, another man is on top of engine, leaning over the water pipe filling the locomotive's tank. Location of photo is the north end of Bonner with cliffs across river visible in...
    • Looking toward Missoula from mountain

    • 1932
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company
    • Photo may have been taken from "B" on Bonner Mountain. Photo overlooks old school, both churches, lumber yard, all of Milltown, and Western Lumber mill across river (with full yard -- pre 1932?). Milltown Dam and Mount Jumbo saddle are in far...
    • 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.

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