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    • [Birney, Montana].

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    • Birney (Mont.); Housing, Rural--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Rosebud County (Mont.); Tongue River (Wyo. and Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Charles W. Eismann].

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    • Eismann, Charles W.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Saddlery--Montana.
    • Close-up view of cowboy posed on horseback. Brand visible. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Circle Bar Ranch].

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    • Howes, Levi.; Circle Bar Ranch.; Ranches--Montana.; Canoes and canoeing--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no numbers)
    • [Coal outcrop, Badlands].

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    • Badlands--Montana.; Coal--Montana.
    • View of man standing by coal outcrop. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Cowboy with boy riding goat].

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    • Parades--Montana--Miles City.; Children--Montana.; African Americans--Montana.; Goats--Montana.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Cowboys branding calves in corral.]

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    • Cattle branding--Montana; Cattle--Marking--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Corrals--Montana.
    • From the series 'The Spring Round-up on the Great Stock Ranges of Eastern Montana.'; Vintage negative number : 9, 20
    • [Cree Indians, Havre, Montana, 1892]

    • 1892
    • Cree Indians--Montana--Havre.
    • Vintage negative number: Lucke's #76; Group of Indians, in costume, possibly performing for a crowd of onlookers standing, seated on ground and mounted on horses on First Street, Havre, Montana. Lee's Chinese restaurant visible in background.
    • [Dewar's Saloon, Zortman, Montana.]

    • 1905
    • Bars (Drinking establishments)--Montana--Zortman. Card Games --Montana -- Zortman.
    • Men in Dewar's Saloon in Zortman, Montana, 1905. Jimmy and Tom Dewar, Joseph and Tim Hartmann, Phil Shaw, Tom Eidem, Frank Howe.
    • [Elks parade, Miles City, Montana].

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    • Elks (Fraternal order); Parades--Montana--Miles City.; Umbrellas.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Elks parade in Miles City. View of men in white suits, standing in circle, holding umbrellas. Spectators line the street. Elks were known as Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the United States of America.; Vintage negative number : (no...
    • [Feeding sheep].

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    • Sheep--Feeding and feeds.; Wagons--Montana.
    • Winter view of man feeding sheep hay from horse-drawn wagon. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Freight teams hauling ore from Alabama Mine to Alder Gulch Mill

    • 1908-08-15
    • Freight and feightage, Phillips County, Montana
    • View of six freight teams, harnessed to ore-hauling wagons, posed in front of two large barns. Image is inscribed "All of the teams that hauled ore from the Alabama Mine to the Alder Gulch Mill [Phillips County], August 15, 1908. No. 1 Frank...
    • [General Godfrey on horseback].

    • 1916
    • Godfrey, Edward Settle, 1843-1932.
    • View of General Edward S. Godfrey mounted on horse. Photographed during Custer Trail Expedition. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [General Godfrey with branch].

    • 1916
    • Godfrey, Edward Settle, 1843-1932.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Group of men beside Jordan Garage, Jordan, Montana].

    • 1916-05-28
    • Stores, Retail--Montana--Jordan.; Automobile repair shops--Montana--Jordan.; Blacksmithing--Montana--Jordan.; Jordan (Mont.)
    • Views of a group of unidentified men beside Jordan Garage and Blacksmith in Jordan, Montana. Vintage negative number : 1, 2
    • [Hunters with remains of elk and bears.]

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    • Hunters--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; Elk--Montana.; Bears--Montana.; Hunting--Montana.; Elk hunting--Montana.; Bear hunting--Montana.
    • Two men, one with rifle, stand with carcasses of bears and elk. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Lemmon, South Dakota].

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    • Stores, Retail--South Dakota--Lemmon.; Real estate business--South Dakota.; Frontier and pioneer life--South Dakota.; Lemmon (S.D.)
    • Vintage negative number : 9
    • [Lemmon, South Dakota].

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    • Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company.; Railroad trains.; Lemmon (S.D.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Lock Bluff construction, Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad].

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    • Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana; Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company.; Railroads--Montana--Design and construction.; Railroad construction workers--Montana.; Yellowstone River.
    • View from elevation showing construction crew, horses, river, and machinery leveling Lock Bluff terrace for Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Man in tree].

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    • Trees--Montana.; Axes--Montana.
    • View of man standing on limb of small tree. Hatchet propped against tree. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Martin Wehinger].

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    • Wehinger, Martin.; Teamsters--Montana.
    • Full-length studio portrait of teamster Martin Wehinger seated against studio backdrop. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Military parade, Custer Battlefield].

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    • Anniversaries--Montana.; United States. Army. Cavalry, 7th.; Parades--Montana.; Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876--Centennial celebrations, etc.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Muskrats on riverbank].

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    • Muskrat--Montana.
    • Views of muskrats near water. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Plains Cree family taken near Butte, 1906.]

    • 1906
    • Cree Indians--Montana--Butte.
    • Portrait of Cree Indian women and children standing in front of shelter and tipi. Children wear beaded moccasins, girl wears necklace, boy wears decorative leggings.; Smallboy family, Cree, Butte area, Montana. Back row, l-r: Mary Smallboy; Marie...
    • [Private David Sweetmedicine]

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    • Sweetmedicine, David.; United States. Army. Cavalry, 8th.; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Indians in military service.; Soldiers--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number).
    • [Railroad bridge construction].

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    • Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana; Railroads--Montana--Design and construction.; Railroad bridges--Montana.; Railroad construction workers--Montana.
    • View of workers framing a pier. River in background. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Red River cart built by Joe Dussome and Joe Hartmann.]

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    • Dussome Family; Carriages and carts -- Montana -- Zortman. ; Metis.
    • View of older couple [Mr. and Mrs. Joe Dussome] standing beside two-wheeled "Half-Breed Cart of Frontier Days" in front of tipi. A horse is harnessed to cart. This facsimile of the cart was made by Joe Dussome, President of the Homeless Indians,...
    • [Rural schoolhouse].

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    • Schools--Montana.; Rural schools--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.
    • View of log school building with flagpole and flag at side. Outbuildings in background. Automobile and two children in front. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Scott and Company Ranch, Powder River].

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    • Scott and Company Ranch.; Ranches--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.; Ranch life--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Wooden fences--Montana.
    • From the series 'The Spring Round-up on the Great Stock Ranges of Eastern Montana.'; Vintage negative number : 143
    • [Sergeant Butler's marker].

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    • Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Sepulchral monuments--Montana.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Sheep in pens].

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    • Sheep--Montana.; Sheepfolds--Montana.; Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep dogs--Montana.
    • View of sheep being herded into pens. Sheepherders and dogs in foreground. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Sheep wagons and shepherds].

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    • Wool industry--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Sheep wagons and shepherds].

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    • Wool industry--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep--Montana.
    • Views of sheep wagons and sheepherders. Bands of sheep in some images. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Sheep wagons and shepherds].

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    • Wool industry--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Shepherd and sheep dogs].

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    • Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep dogs--Montana.
    • View of sheepherder, with arm raised, standing between two sheep dogs. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Steam-powered tractor].

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    • Agriculture--Montana.; Plowing--Montana.; Farm tractors--Montana.
    • View of steam-powered tractor plowing field in Eastern Montana. Vintage negative number : 30
    • [Street scene, Jordan, Montana].

    • 1916
    • Stores, Retail--Montana--Jordan.; Jordan (Mont.)
    • Views of main street, Jordan, Montana. Vintage negative number : 5, 8
    • [Train crossing railroad bridge].

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    • Railroad trains--Montana.; Railroad bridges--Montana.
    • Views of train crossing three-span iron bridge. Vintage negative number : 33, 42
    • [Valley and hills near Rosebud camp.]

    • 1916
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    • View of valley. Hills in far background. Photographed during Custer Trail Expedition. Vintage negative number : (no number).
    • [Women in stagecoach.]

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    • Stagecoaches--Montana--Pillips County.
    • View of stagecoach filled with women and children, three men and a boy seated on driver's bench; two women in riding costumes on horesback at right, two men and a dog on wagon at left, one-story log livery barn with out-buildings and rocky cliff in...
    • "Advance of Civilization" - Northern Pacific Express.

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    • Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana.; Northern Pacific Railway Company.; Freight cars.; Steam locomotives.; Railroads--Montana--Design and construction.; Tipis--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 66, 177
    • A few Antelope (hanging).

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    • Animal carcasses--Montana.; Antelopes--Montana.; Antelope hunting--Montana.
    • View of hanging dressed carcasses. Rifles stacked to rear. Vintage negative number : 123, 357, 485
    • A Monster Buffalo Bull.

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    • American bison--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; American bison hunting--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 116
    • A Sioux Warrior's Grave.

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    • Dakota Indians--Montana--Social life and customs.; Sepulchral monuments--Montana.; Indians of North America--Funeral customs and rites.
    • Vintage negative number : 194
    • Adams.

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    • Adams (Mont.); Adams Express Company.; Railroad stations--Montana.; Railroad travel--Montana.
    • Views of men and children standing and sitting on porch of Adams Express Company in Adams, Montana. Railroad tracks in foreground. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Alder Gulch Mill.

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    • Freight and freightage -- Montana. ; Mine buildings -- Montana -- Phillips County.
    • Overview of Alder Gulch Mill yard, Phillips County, Montana; includes two loaded freight outfits, frame buildings and steep, forested mountains.
    • American Horse's Camp.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Indians--Dwellings.; Tipis--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 76D
    • An Old Time Chuck Wagon About 1885

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    • Chuck wagons--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana--eating and drinking.
    • Vintage negative number : 3; 12.; Cowboys being served a meal from rear of wagon. Utensils discernible.
    • Avalanche Falls, (5,000 feet) Glacier Park.

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    • Glacier National Park;
    • This collection consists of 556 stereographs taken by N. A. Forsyth from circa 1901 to circa 1911. The views capture Montana locations that Forsyth visited primarily between the years 1906 and 1909. The bulk of the images are of Butte, Montana...
    • Avalanche Falls, (5,000 feet) Glacier Park.

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    • Glacier National Park;
    • View of Avalanche Lake same as 225 and 264; This collection consists of 556 stereographs taken by N. A. Forsyth from circa 1901 to circa 1911. The views capture Montana locations that Forsyth visited primarily between the years 1906 and 1909. The...
    • Band. Guard mount at Ft Keogh - in fur coats. January, 1882.

    • 1882
    • Soldiers--Montana 1882.; Military bands--Montana 1880-1900.; Fort Keogh (Mont.)--barracks.; United States. Army. Infantry.; Barracks--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 395; Winter view of soldiers at attention on parade ground in front of barracks. Band with instruments in foreground; armed soldiers to side.
    • Barthelmess Indian.

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    • Spotted Hawk (Northern Cheyenne Indian); Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Rifles--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Big Medicine Man, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Big Medicine Man (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Vintage negative number : 1494; 2871.; Close-up portrait of Indian, seated. Wearing cloth head-band. Holding fan.
    • Bill Reece's Dance Hall.

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    • Dance halls--Montana--Miles City.; Wagons--Montana.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Billings Street View.

    • 1882-06-01
    • Tents--Montana--Billings.; Bars (Drinking establishments)--Montana--Billings.; Billings (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 222, 462, 466
    • Black Wolf. Southern Cheyennes.

    • 1901
    • Black Wolf.; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.
    • Studio portrait of a seated man wearing cloth shirt and trousers. He wears "hair-pipe" choker and his braids are wrapped in cloth. He holds pipe and decorated bag with danglers in hand. Vintage negative number : 74, 153
    • Boating on Lake Wilder.

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    • Lake Wilder--Montana--Jefferson County.; Boats and boating--Montana--Jefferson County.; Footbridges--Montana--Jefferson County.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; Six people seated in a long rowboat, one man pulls oars, one woman holds parasol; footbridge and shoreline in background. Lake Wilder was in Jefferson County, Montana, but no longer exists.
    • Bob Small, Cree Indian

    • 1906
    • Cree Indians--Montana.; Indian children.
    • Kes-Kah-Yo "Bob Tail". Bob Small, Plains Cree, taken near Butte - 1906. Full-length portrait of young Indian boy, wearing quill work enhanced moccasins and leggings, choker at neck and blanket capote, holding long-handled pipe with axe head,...
    • Boulder Canon, Mont. on the M.C.R.R. and N.P.R.R.

    • 1892
    • Montana Central Railway Company--Railroad tracks.; Northern Pacific Railway Company--Railroad tracks.; Boulder River Watershed (Jefferson County, Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; View of Montana Central and Northern Pacific Railroad tracks, separated by flowing water, in the Boulder River Canyon (Jefferson County) Montana.
    • Boy in the Water, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Boy in the Water (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • [Most commonly known as Goes Ahead, one of Custer's Crow Scouts.].; Vintage negative number : 1491[A]; 2868[A]; 1491[B]; 2868[B].; Portraits of Indian, seated with arms crossed. Slight smile on face. Poses vary sightly.
    • Brand Enough for a Two Year Old.

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    • Illinois and Montana Cattle Company.; Cattle brands--Montana.; Cattle--Montana.
    • From the series 'The Spring Round-up on the Great Stock Ranges of Eastern Montana.'; Vintage negative number : 12, 22
    • Branding a calf.

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    • Iowa and Montana Livestock Company.; Cattle branding--Montana; Cattle--Marking--Montana.; Cattle brands--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.
    • Used in the series 'The Spring Round-up on the Great Stock Ranges of Eastern Montana.'; Vintage negative number : 11, 18, 32
    • Branding in Corral.

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    • Cattle branding--Montana; Cowboys--Montana.; Cattle--Marking--Montana.; Corrals--Montana.
    • From the series 'The Spring Round-up on the Great Stock Ranges of Eastern Montana.'; Vintage negative number : 8, 17
    • Braunlich family portrait.

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    • Braunlich family.; Picture frames enclosure
    • Possibly crystoleum photograph. Image is adhered to glass and is in decorative metal frame.; Woman holding baby wrapped in handworked blanket, standing with two small children between her and man wearing hat; outdoors.
    • Bucked off.

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    • Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Horses--Training--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 13
    • Bull train, Main and Park Streets.

    • 1881
    • Oxen--Montana.; Freight and freightage--Montana--Miles City.; Hotels--Montana--Miles City.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 487
    • C. [C Dot] Horse Camp, [Sand Creek].

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    • C Dot Horse Camp.; Horses--Montana.; Corrals--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 19, 185
    • Calamity Jane

    • 1880
    • Calamity Jane, 1852-1903.
    • Vintage negative number : 365.; Studio portrait view of woman seated against studio backdrop.
    • Camping on Yellowstone Lake (birds and fish).

    • 1882
    • Loomis, Almon L.; Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921--expeditions & surveys.; Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921--Employees.; Hunting--Yellowstone National Park.; Fishing--Yellowstone National Park.
    • Vintage negative number : 1283[B], 12878.; Almon L. Loomis, Haynes' employee, and another man near tent and camp supplies. Dead game birds and fish displayed.
    • Cattle. The Roundup, Big Dry.

    • 1904
    • Cattle--Montana.; Cattle brands--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 342
    • Cavalry Barracks, Fort Keogh.

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    • United States. Army. Cavalry.; Barracks--Montana--Fort Keogh.; Fort Keogh (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 457, 458.
    • Charles Padley, Dillon, Montana. Now Warner's store.

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    • Butchers--Montana--Dillon.; Telephone--Montana--Dillon.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives).; Interior view of butcher shop, includes Padley weighing meat, dressed animal carcasses hanging from beams, a ceiling lamp, mounted elk head and wall-mounted telephone.
    • Cheyenne Annie, a Pretty Cheyenne Girl.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Women--Montana.
    • Studio portrait of a woman wearing cloth dress, wrapped in blanket, and holding a fan. Hair is braided. Vintage negative number : 86

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