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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)
    • [Circle Bar Ranch].

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

    • 1916
    • Godfrey, Edward Settle, 1843-1932.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • 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)
    • [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)
    • [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).
    • [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,...
    • [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 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.
    • 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 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
    • 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)
    • 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.
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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 boy.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Children--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 91
    • Cheyenne Girls. Sisters.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Women--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 75, 146, 172
    • Cheyenne Maidens.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Women--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 555
    • Chief Kenewash

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    • Kennewash, Peter; Cree Indians--Montana.
    • Head to waist portrait of Native American man with braided hair, wearing kerchief at neck and beaded belt at waist. This is probably a portrait of Peter Kennewash, Cree Indian from Rocky Boy Reservation in Montana. Stamp on verso of card indicates...
    • Chief Little Head, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Little Head (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Vintage negative number : 1497[A]; 2857; 1497[B]; 2858.; Portrait of Indian seated in front of painted background. Holding rifle in fringed case, slanted over his left shoulder. Rifle case across lap in second image.
    • Chief Little Head, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Little Head (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Vintage negative number : 1496; 27636; 2857; 27655.; Close-up portrait of Indian, seated. Wearing embroidered and fringed leather jacket. 3/4 view.
    • Cody, Wyoming.

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    • Lumber trade--Wyoming--Cody.; Cody (Wyo.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no numbers)
    • Comenha. A Cheyenne girl.

    • 1880
    • Comenha (Cheyenne Indian).; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Women--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 83, 120
    • Comenha. My partner's wife.

    • 1880
    • Comenha (Cheyenne Indian).; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Women--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 6, 72, 85B
    • Covered Wagons, West Main Street.

    • 1882
    • Wagons--Montana.; Freight and freightage--Montana--Miles City.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Crew at the Ruby Gulch Mine in Zortman, Montana.

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    • Gold miners--Montana--Zortman. Mine buildings--Montana--Zortman.
    • Group portrait of the crew of the Ruby Gulch Mine posed in front of frame buildings. Kitchen crew at right, forested mountain in background.
    • Curley, Crow Indian scout (Crow).

    • 1883
    • Curley (Crow Indian); Crow Indians--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number :1488; 27658; 2866.; Portrait of Indian, seated in front of painted background. Wearing elaborately embroidered leather coat. Holding rifle.
    • Custer Battlefield Graves of Unknown.

    • 1879-04-01
    • Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Tombs--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 2, 90, 282, 288
    • Custer monument.

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    • Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876--Centennial celebrations, etc.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Cutting out the cows and calves.

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    • Cattle herding--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Cattle--Montana.
    • From the series 'The Spring Round-up on the Great Stock Ranges of Eastern Montana.'; Vintage negative number : 6, 13, 53
    • Diamond R Bull Train, Main Street, Miles City, Montana.

    • 1880
    • Diamond R Freighting Company.; Oxen--Montana.; Freight and freightage--Montana--Miles City.; Wagons--Montana.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Falls 5,000 Feet High, Lake McDonald.

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    • Glacier National Park;
    • Same image as 210, 264 - Avalanche Falls/Lake; 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....
    • Fire Wolf.

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    • Fire Wolf (Cheyenne Indian).; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Rifles--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 61, no number
    • First Monument, Custer Battleground.

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    • Monuments--Montana--Big Horn County.; Bones--Montana--Big Horn County.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 3, 87, 281, 283

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