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    • 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...
    • Dumping large rock from Blackfoot River into hole in Milltown Dam (3 of 5)

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair;
    • Photograph shows man with mustache standing next to large rock which has been dropped onto wooden sled for transportation. A large strand of chain is visible around rock. Photograph reportedly taken near base of damn, spillway is visible to right,...
    • Dumping large rock from Blackfoot River into hole in Milltown Dam (4 of 5)

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair;
    • Photograph shows two men standing, with one man up against large rock and another off to the right side. Large chain is around the rock and hoisting it into the air. Wooden sled is visible beneath rock. Photo caption reads: Harry McCann. K.B. Frye.
    • Fishing buddies

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Fishers -- Montana -- Photographs; Fishes; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Five men stand together holding large fish between them. The man on the left is holding a large bottle. The porch of a home or cabin and a forest are in the background. Photo caption reads: Arnie Ranta, Ernest Ranta, Eugene Lavoie, David Halme,...
    • Dumping large rock from Blackfoot River into hole in Milltown Dam (2 of 5)

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair;
    • Photograph of five men in snow with a large rock being hoisted onto wooden platform. Two men are up on sled with right hands resting on rock which has a chain around it and is attached to a hoist above. The second man from the left is K. B. Frye,...
    • Alma LaForge Rooney

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of woman sitting on metal railing. House or other structure behind her with large class front windows and large pillars holding up porch. What appear to be mill buildings are in background along with a sidewalk in front of building and a...
    • Dumping large rock from Blackfoot River into hole in Milltown Dam (5 of 5)

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair;
    • Action shot of large boulder being dumped off of wooden platform into water behind dam structure. Snow is visible on the ground and water can be seen coming through spillway of dam. No photo caption.
    • 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...
    • Ben Soucie and John Karkanen at Clearwater Lake, August 1934

    • 1934
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Fishing -- Montana -- Photographs; Fishers -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Clearwater Lakes (Mont.)
    • Two men standing near a large tree, holding four fish strung on stick between them. Photo caption reads: "Ben Soucie (on the right) and John Karkanen coming from Clearwater Lake, Aug. 1934"
    • Clara Ranstrom with Ranstrom and Benum children

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a woman with four young girls in front of a wood-frame building with a large window. Photo caption reads: Elsie Benum, Clara Ranstrom with Edith, Ina Ranstrom, Mary Benum.
    • Mrs. Henry Evans

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Wives -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A woman sits on a chair or a couch with a large flower-shaped pillow behind her. There are floral curtains on the window. The woman wears a hat and a pearl brooch. Photo caption reads: Mrs. Henry Evans.
    • Saw filing room

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies; Files and...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo with number 24 on it. Photo shows large floor-standing machine with wide band-type saw blade running horizontally. In the background, on the left, a man is seen leaning over another machine. Photo caption reads:...
    • Cowboy Annie

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lasso; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Rope; Cowgirls
    • Studio portrait of a young woman wearing a dark dress with sailor collar and anchor trim, large bow in hair, gloves, hat, holster with gun, and swinging a lasso. Photo caption reads: Early day Milltown-Bonner picture. Woman unknown. Additional...
    • Western Lumber Mill green chain

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber;
    • A large group of men sit or stand in the mill. Cut lumber is in the foreground, and the first row of men are clearly sitting on the lumber. Photo caption reads: Western Lumber Mill green chain.
    • Victoria Lee Parent at the Ranta house

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Houses -- Montana
    • Photo of a woman standing inside the picket fence surrounding the yard of a large house with wood siding. There are several young trees in the yard. Photo caption reads: Victoria (Lee) Parent, (Ranta house).
    • Family on a picnic

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Families -- Montana -- Photographs; Brothers and sisters -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Photographs; Women -- Photographs; Children -- Photographs; Picnics
    • Photo of picnic in a wooded area. Uncle Charley pours from large bucket into bowl or cup. Bill and Helen are children, sitting at the table next to an unidentified older woman. Photo caption reads: Left to right, back row: 1) Bill Reeves' Uncle...
    • Gathering on front stoop

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • 13 men and one boy in front of multi-story building. Eight wooden kegs in front of line of men, a dog sits on one keg in front of boy. First floor of building has large glass windows, second story has two turret structures with bay windows.
    • Children in upper Milltown taking garbage to the dump

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Children -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of several children pushing two wood-laden wheelbarrows and a baby buggy on south side of tracks in Milltown. Haze is visible in the air which may be smoke. Woody Mountain rises in background and a train boxcar can be seen in the middle...
    • Five World War II Marines

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1939-1945; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs; Philippines -- Photographs
    • Tot Sowre and four other soldiers pose around palm trees in a mowed lawn. There are large buildings in background and other soldiers can be seen in front of one of the buildings. Photo caption reads: Howard (Tot) Swore, U.S. Marines, WW II....
    • 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.
    • Men at the old Bonner Sawmill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a large group of largely unidentified men outside the mill. Some men stand on what appears to be a conveyor belt. Train tracks run up to the mill with men standing on the tracks and several men sitting or standing on a small flatbed...
    • C.H. Richardson

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Western Lumber Company; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Executives -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "157". Photo of older man sitting outside in a wicker rocking chair. He is wearing a striped three-piece suit and a bowler hat. He is holding a cane. There is a large shrub to his left, and behind him...
    • Charlie Oxford logging operation in 1938

    • 1938
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Logging; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry;
    • A girl stand behind two large logs. There is snow on the the ground and a mountain in the background. Photo caption reads: 1938. Charlie Oxford logging operation near Turah. Norma Oxford standing behind logs.
    • Clarence Haaglund and cut-off saw

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Saws; Sawmill workers;
    • A laborer monitors a large saw cutting a log. Photo caption reads: Clarence Haaglund and cut-off saw.
    • 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....
    • 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...
    • Streetcar

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History;
    • A streetcar on the tracks near Milltown. A large "B" can be seen on the front of car. Homes and mountain are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Streetcar.
    • Bonner Mill interior in the 1950s

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies...
    • Photo shows interior of mill building and a large milling machine. Squared-off cut logs are being fed into a machine. One mill employee is standing in the center of the photo, loading a log into the machine. No photo caption label, but "Bonner Mill...
    • Hot pond

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Lumbering -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Log driving;
    • Photograph of man walking on logs that are floating in the hot pond of the mill at Bonner. Various buildings can be seen behind him along with a large pile of logs. A log loader can be seen in the background along with a railcar full of logs. Photo...
    • Edward Akin

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Man wearing a suit and hat sits on a large rock in the hills ; possibly at Heaven, lower Blackfoot Mountains. Photo caption reads: Edward Akin.
    • Mill operation

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumbering -- Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs;...
    • Photograph of two men working inside the mill. Large band saw can be seen in front of the men with logs waiting to be fed into it. Photo caption reads: Mill operation.
    • 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:...
    • 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),...
    • Our Saviors Lutheran Congregaton, 1940

    • 1940
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Church buildings -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a large group of people on the steps of a church. Sign above the doorway reads Our Savior's Lutheran. Small sign in lower left of photograph on the church building shows 1932. No photo caption. Written across the bottom of the...
    • Alma LaForge as a girl

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of a young girl, holding an umbrella and leaning against a large rock on a hillside. Mountains are visible in the distance. Photo caption reads: Alma LaForge.
    • Carl J. (Collie) Johnson and John McCloskey, sawyer

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Sawmills --...
    • Photo taken inside mill, showing large machine being operated by a man. On far left of photo, the face of a second man can be seen. Photo caption reads: Carl J. (Collie) Johnson on rig and John McCloskey, sawyer. Handwritten on caption label: East...
    • Dedication: first tree planted at the Bonner School

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Schools -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Schools -- Montana -- History; Students -- Montana -- Photographs; Teachers -- Montana -- Photographs; School principals -- Montana -- Photographs;...
    • Photo shows the old Bonner School, with large group of students and teachers standing outside. Principal Akin stands at far right of photo, arms crossed. Photo caption reads: Dedication: 1st tree planted at the Bonner School.
    • 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...
    • Mrs. Danielson with daughter Vivian

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Young women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of woman hugging her daughter in front of a shingled wall of a house. What appears to be a wooden gate can be seen in the left side of the photograph. Woman wears a large hat while the young girl has a sash tied around her waist. Photo...
    • 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...
    • Bonner snow, winter of 1936-37

    • 1936; 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Snow -- Photographs; Houses -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows large snowbank with path cut through it. There is a house behind the snowbank, and a snow-covered mountain in the background. Photo caption reads: Bonner, winter of 1936-37.
    • Old Akin home in Wisconsin

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; Houses -- Wisconsin -- Whitewater; Whitewater (Wis.) -- Photographs
    • Photo of a very large, two-story home, with columns on the open front porch. In an open yard with mature trees. Photo caption reads: The old Akin home in Whitewater, Wisconsin.
    • Picture taken in Potomac area.

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Houses -- Montana; Log cabins -- Montana -- Photographs; Flags -- United States -- Photographs; Wire fencing; Fences; Barbed wire; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of a large log house with several American flags flying from the windows and the barbed wire fence. A man is standing in the open doorway. Photo caption reads: Pictu[r]e taken in Potomac area.
    • 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...
    • Bonner bunkhouse and community gardens

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Community gardens -- Montana -- Bonner
    • The two-story Bonner bunkhouse was some 200 feet long. The southeast corner of the large garden area is fenced. The air is very smoky, especially in background. Photo caption reads: Bonner Bunkhouse. Community Gardens.
    • 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....
    • Bonner community gardens

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Community gardens -- Montana -- Bonner
    • The ground level photograph shot across lush gardens shows the backside of large bunkhouse. The mountain in the background is partially obscured by the smoky air. Photo caption reads: Community gardens.
    • Hamalainen Boarding House

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Boardinghouses
    • Photograph of the Hamalainen boarding house in Milltown. Large house shown with two chimneys and two out-buildings. One person stands by the fence. Laundry hangs in the yard at the side of the house. Power pole can be seen in the background at...
    • Camp 9 Cookhouse

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber camps;
    • Photograph shows four men wearing aprons standing in a kitchen. One man holds a large knife, another had his hand on a rolling pin. Behind the men are shelves containing bowls, pitchers and coffee pots. Wood plank flooring is visible. Various other...
    • 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...
    • 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:...
    • Baking bread outdoors

    • 1906
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Baking;
    • Twelve men stand on and around a large outdoor oven. Smoke rises from the oven. There is snow on the ground. A label affixed to the upper left corner reads "4." Photo caption reads: Baking bread in outdoor oven, French Gulch, Mont., near St. Regis,...
    • 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...
    • Load of logs from the Bitterroot

    • 1893
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Log transportation -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Six men stand on top of logs or on the ground next to a sled loaded with large logs in a forest. The logs are stacked six high on a sled that is being pulled by a team of four horses. Snow on the ground. Photo caption reads: West Fork of...
    • Intermountain Lines bus

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bus travel -- Montana -- History; Bus lines -- Montana; Buses -- Photographs
    • Large group of men and a couple of women pose in front of an "Intermountain Lines" bus ; two in middle of front row share sign that reads "Missoula-Bonner Brotherhood, Montana." Photo caption reads: Top Row, 4th from left, Melvin Moosen. 7th from...
    • Mrs. Thibodeau and Mrs. Goyer with their babies

    • 1914
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A faded photo of two women standing in the yard of a large, wood-frame house. One woman holds a baby in her arms. The other woman holds the hand of a small child. Photo caption reads: 1914. Mrs. Thibodeau and Mrs. Goyer with their babies. House in...
    • Unidentified World War I soldiers who helped guard railroad bridges near Milltown and Bonner

    • 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs; United States -- Army; Western Lumber Company;
    • Two unidentified soldiers in uniform stand on railroad tracks. The soldier on the left holds a drawn saber. A handwritten notation in large letters across top of the photograph read "We feel desperate." The mill with smokestacks is visible in the...
    • Successful fishermen Stanley Wold and Don Lurasky

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Fishers -- Montana -- Photographs; Fishing -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of two men sitting in a boat with an outboard motor. Don is holding up two large fish, and Stanley points his thumb at himself. Photo caption reads: Left to right: 1. Stanley Wold 2. Don Lurasky.
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company barn and horses

    • 1900
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Barns -- Montana -- Photographs; Horses; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • A group of men and horses stand outside a large barn. A label affixed to the upper left corner reads "9." Photo caption reads: Anaconda Copper Mining Co. barn & horses in Bonner around 1900. Matt Kennedy, barn boss, (Charley's Dad) in front.
    • Tom Foucher

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Draft horses;
    • Tom Foucher, barn boss, stands in front of large horse barn. Several horse can be seen in the trees at the rear of the barn. The mountain in background is barely visible. Photo caption reads: Tom Fouche.
    • Laminated beams

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Laminated wood; Wooden beams; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows a stack of laminated beams in a large mill building. No photo caption.
    • The Hamma house

    • 1942
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Houses -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs
    • Photo of a large two story home, with a car parked in front of the house, a picket fence around the yard, and several trees. Label in upper left corner reads "122." Photo caption reads: 1942. The Hamma house.
    • George Petaja and grandson, Tim Stein, display their catch

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Families -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A man in a hat stands in front of a wooden fence holding two large trout in his hands. A young boy stands next to the man. Photo caption reads: George Petaja and grandson Tim Stein.
    • Girls' chorus, 1960

    • 1960
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women's choirs -- Montana -- Photographs; Choirs (Music) -- Photographs; Young women -- Montana -- Photographs; Singers -- Photographs
    • Photo of 16 young women, all with large music notes worn over their hearts. Photo caption reads: Girls Chorus 1960. Left to right, back row: Nancy Klapper, Sandra Harris, Mary Ann Berglund, Cathy Ellis, Penny Wisherd, Alice Hill, Carol Kurtz,...
    • Roland P. and Edmond Fontaine

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Roland P. Fontaine and Edmond Fontaine examine a large tire at a mill home garage in Bonner. You can see the shadow of an unknown persons shadow in the foreground of the photograph. Photo caption reads: Roland P. Fontaine, Edmond Fontaine.
    • 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 Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana; Sawmills -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- History; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo taken from an oblique angle view into the valley, looking upriver to the northeast. Photo shows teepee burner, a large portion of the log yard, and the river in the background. Photo caption reads: Bonner Mill.
    • Onni Hamma in uniform during World War II

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; United States -- Army; World War, 1939-1945;
    • A man in uniform stands in front of a boardwalk leading to what appears to be a large wood-frame military building. A sign on the other side of the walk says "Danger manhole." Unidentified men can be seen in background. Photo caption reads: Onni...
    • Earl Fuller displays some of his wood inlay work

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Woodwork; Marquetry
    • A man poses with four large pieces of wood inlay artwork. Photo caption reads: Earl Fuller and some of his outstanding wood inlay work.
    • 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...
    • ACM Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Anaconda Forest Products Company; United States...
    • Photo taken at the mill. Stacks of squared-off logs or beams are visible in the foreground. A large mill building, and a few unidentified employees are visible in the background. A label in the upper left corner of the photo reads '15'. Photo...
    • Esther and Allan Sampson

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    • Lolo (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Children -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Young woman and boy are pictured sitting in front of a large boulder. Rock has some letters/initials written on it. Possibly AR or AH. Small pine tree can be seen growing to the left of the rock. Forest appears behind the rock. Photo caption reads:...
    • Undated school photograph

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School children -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Schools -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Undated school photograph with large group of students and teachers standing on the front steps of Bonner School. Boys in back row hold basketball over Miss St. Germaine's head while various students are cut out of photo at edges of front rows....
    • Old-Timers Gabfest and Sing-Along

    • 1970
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Clubs; Fraternal organizations; Singers; Singing; Older people -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Social participation
    • Photo of a large crowd seated on folding chairs in a school gym. Many are holdings papers in their hands or on their laps. Photo caption reads: The first Old-Timers Gabfest and Sing-Along. 1970. Hellgate Lions Club charter member Larry Burlingame...
    • Tom Foucher and horse

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Draft horses;
    • Tom Fouher, barn boss, holds the lead rope of a large work horse standing in front of a wood building with white picket fence in front of the building. The building is probably his residence that was built next to the barn. Photo caption reads: Tom...
    • The Western lumber mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a large, multistory building with conveyor angling down from front of the building; Four smokestacks rise from the roof of an adjoining building. Railroad tracks are visible in the foreground. Photo caption reads: The Western Lumber...
    • 1936 Chevrolet

    • 1936
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Automobile driving in winter; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of a car on a road with large snowbank visible behind it. License plate visible on front of car, 4-1208. Photo caption reads: 1936 Chevrolet. Label in upper left corner reads "204".
    • Ted, Dorothea and Helma Applequist

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Buildings -- Photographs; Families -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Family portrait of Ted, Dorothea, and Helma Applequist, sitting on a large log in front of a cabin. Photo caption reads: Left to right Ted, Dorothea and Helma Applequist.
    • 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...
    • Three men ride on a horse-drawn box sled on runners

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sleds; Montana -- Social life and customs; Men -- Photographs; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs; Horse-drawn vehicles -- Photographs;
    • Photograph taken behind the Margaret Hotel of Charles Kennedy, Pete Fleming, and Tom Fleming sitting on a box sled on runners being pulled by a large chestnut horse. Photo caption reads: Behind the Margaret Hotel. Charles Kennedy, Pete Fleming, Tom...
    • ACM Company teepee burner nicknamed "Little Hog"

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History;
    • Two photographs in one frame. Upper shows large vessel with a feeder tube running to it. Photo caption identifies that as AC.M. Company Burner. Lower photograph shows chutes that feeds fuel to the "Little Hog." Smokestacks are visible in the...
    • Peter Karkanen on crutches

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Plants, Potted
    • A boy, wearing bib overalls, stands on crutches on the doorstep to a house. A large potted plant sits in front of the door behind the boy. Photo caption reads: Peter Karkanen.
    • Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Demmons

    • 1926
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Couples -- Photographs; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a couple standing in the road in front of an automobile. The large building in the background is possibly the mill. Photo caption reads: Mr. & Mrs. Leslie Demmons.
    • Norwegian-heritage picnic

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Picnics; Ethnic festivals -- Montana; Norwegian-Americans -- Montana
    • Photo of a large group of people, a few in ethnic costume, posed on the grass of a park. Norwegian and American flags are on poles behind them. A roof is visible in the background. Photo is perhaps taken at Riverside Park by Milltown Dam. Photo...
    • 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...
    • Grader breaks bridge

    • 1920
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bridges;
    • Photograph of wooden and wire-supported bridge with broken lower timbers and a large piece of construction equipment stuck on it. Photo caption reads: Patrick LaVoie was driving grader when it broke through the bridge, circa 1920.
    • Madeline Thibodeau with unidentified woman

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs
    • Studio portrait of two women standing next to each other ; Madeline is on left. Both women have large bows in the back of their hair, and are wearing dark dresses. Madeline has a high white collar with a little bow at the throat; the other woman is...
    • Group of people in front of the Swanson Store in West Riverside

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Stores, Retail -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A large group of people sit or stand in front of the store store. The last name in list (Flerson?) is smudged and barely readable. Handwritten on the photo: "Dad" with arrow from John Sampson's picture and "Mother Esther" with arrow from Esther's...
    • Gardens

    • 1919; 1920; 1921; 1922; 1923; 1924; 1925; 1926; 1927; 1928; 1929; 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Gardens -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Looking across a large garden toward what appears to be a mill. The valley, with mountains rising on both sides, is in the background. Photo caption reads: Gardens near Anaconda Mill in Bonner. (between WWI & WWII). .
    • Turbines inside the Milltown Dam and powerhouse

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana; Turbines; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Man standing in a large open room with the five turbines that had a rated capacity of 13,000 kilowatts. A sticker, with a typed number, 132, has been added in the the upper left corner of the photograph. Photo caption reads: Inside the Milltown Dam...
    • Jack Erkkila

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Fishers -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a young man standing in an open area in front of a house wearing coveralls and a hat and holding a large trout in his right hand. His left hand is reaching into a pocket. Photo caption reads: Jack Erkkila.
    • Group photo

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Group of men gathered for a picture in a large room with wood panelling. The front row is sitting on folding chairs. The others are standing. Photo caption reads: Front row: 1.__ 2. Earl Fuller.
    • I'Rene Levesque by Milltown Pool Hall

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a man standing in front of large white building with a dilapidated sign on the side of the building which reads Climax Plug. Below a smaller sign has a southpaw baseball batter next to the words Lucky Strike Cigarettes. Rene stands...
    • High water at Milltown Dam in 1938

    • 1938
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a large volume of water streaming through the dam spillway and possible over the top. Photo taken from concrete walkway along dam. Photo caption reads: Highwater at the Milltown Dam, 1938.
    • Tie treating

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana --...
    • Photo of the yard at the mill. Charles H. Richardson is standing in the right foreground, other men are standing either on the ground, on a platform, or on top of a large stack of ties. Photo caption sticker is incomplete. Photo caption reads, in...
    • Julius, Tot, and  Kenny Sowre

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Julius and two of his sons stand next to a large post, probably a utility pole. All three wear identical suits and hats. A building is partially visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Left to right: Julius Sowre, Tot Sowre, Kenny Sowre.

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