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    • 4th of July, 1913, Polson, Mont.

    • 1913
    • Krieghoff, William George, 1875-1930; Russell, Charles M. (Charles Marion), 1864-1926.; Scheuerle, Joe, 1873-1948.
    • Group of people, several of them artists, seated on porch behind railing; left to right are Mrs. [Caroline] Scheuerle, William Krieghoff, Charles M. Russell, Joe Scheuerle, unidentified man and Hop. Inscription on verso of photograph reads "To my...
    • [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.
    • [Crow Indians Putting Up Ice]

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    • Ice industry--Montana.; Crow Indians--Montana.
    • Ice detail, Crow Indians putting up ice ca. 1905; ice house in background. Crew of 10 Indian men, lined up in front of building, wearing work clothes and hats, several hold hooks and bars for handling ice.
    • [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...
    • [Gilbert Bell.]

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    • Bell, Gilbert
    • Head and shoulders portrait of young boy wearing buttoned jacket and floppy tie. Probably Gilbert Bell, the half brother of William S. Bell. Book shaped case with brass hasp, stamped leather cover, worn at edges, and red velvet inside. No hallmarks.
    • [Margaret Williams with book].

    • 1910-12-14
    • Williams, Margaret.; Reading--Montana.; Living rooms--Montana.
    • Portrait of Mrs. O.R. Williams (Margaret) seated in parlor with the Thomas W. Lawson book Friday the Thirteenth. Kerosene lamp and stack of newspapers on table next to her.
    • [Mary Bell.]

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    • Bell, Mary
    • Portrait of infant girl, wearing dress, hands in lap, seated in chair. Probably Mary Bell, half sister of William S. Bell. Book shaped case, stamped leather cover with brass hasp has leaf and vine motif, red velvet inside. No hallmarks.
    • [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...
    • [St. Labre Indian School boys].

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    • St. Labre Indian Mission School (Ashland, Mont.); Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Indians of North America--Education.; School children--Montana.; Nuns--Montana.; Clergy--Montana.; Catholics--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 31
    • [St. Labre Indian School children].

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    • St. Labre Indian Mission School (Ashland, Mont.); Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Indians of North America--Education.; School children--Montana.; Nuns--Montana.; Clergy--Montana.; Catholics--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 31
    • [White Bull interview].

    • 1901
    • Rowland, William.; White Bull, Joseph, 1849-1947.; Wheeler, Olin D. (Olin Dunbar), 1852-1925.; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Interviews--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 38
    • [Wolfer, rear view of cart].

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    • Wolf hunting--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Dogs--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • A 49'er.

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    • Gold miners.; Knives.
    • Leather case embossed with Rinhart #125 design "Delicate rose", circa 1847. Hallmark at top of plate reads: "Daguerreotype Richebourg a Paris quai de la...?...69" Has decorated preserver; Upper body portrait of bearded man wearing hat with front of...
    • Alley family, portrait of child.

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    • Picture frames enclosure
    • Black case elaborately carved, wooden with six sided diamond shaped frame. Case backed with Davis & Co's printed information and advertisement.; Portrait of child from the ancestors of Alice May Alley Reitsch; boy has bow tie and pink tinted cheeks.
    • 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.
    • Andrew Jackson Fisk.

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    • Fisk, Andrew Jackson, 1849-1910.
    • Hinged oval shaped case, covered with blue velvet and lined with white satin. Image not removed from case. Case similar to C977-002.; Head and shoulders portrait of young man with mustache.
    • Andrew Jackson Fisk.

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    • Fisk, Andrew Jackson, 1849-1910.
    • Hinged opal shaped case, covered in red velvet and lined with white satin. Image not removed from case. Sepia toned image.; Head and shoulders portrait of young man with mustache.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Bob Leavitt's saloon in Jordan, Montana.

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    • Leavitt, Nigger Bob.; Bars (drinking establishments)--Jordan (Mont.); African Americans--Montana.; Beer.; Jordan (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number :327.; 'Nigger Bob' Leavitt's saloon in Jordan, Montana. Log building with large sign with a portrait of an African American man and an advertisement for Golden Grain Belt Beers. Men sit in front; horse at side.
    • 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,...
    • 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 Calves.

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    • Cattle branding--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 334.; Two cowboys hold calf while a third brands. Cowboy on horseback leads another calf to fire.
    • 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.
    • Bringing a Calf to the Branding fire.

    • 1907
    • Cowboys--Montana 1907.; Calf roping--Montana 1907.
    • Vintage negative number : 220.; View of mounted cowboy with roped calf. Cowboys and cattle in background.
    • 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.
    • Catholic Sisters by Old Mission.

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    • Clergy 1880-1920.; Catholic churches--Montana--Ashland 1880-1920.; Nuns 1880-1920.; St. Labre Mission (Ashland, Mont.)
    • View of six nuns and a priest beside log building with sod roof. Cross on roof top. Left to right: Sisters Gertrude, Barbara, and Monica, Mother Mary of the Angels, sisters Thecla and Hildegarde, Father Vermaat. Vintage negative number : no number.
    • Cattle Holding big Hat X herd.

    • 1904
    • Hat X Ranch--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 343.; Two mounted cowboys in foreground. Herd grazing in distance.
    • Cattle Round up 'Butch' LU Bar Cook making bread. August, 1904.

    • 1904
    • Munroe, Rodrich.; LU Bar Ranch--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana 1900-1910.; Chuckwagons--Montana 1900-1910.
    • Vintage negative number : 248.; Interior of cook tent: stove, cooking utensils, table extended from back of wagon, etc. Munroe, the cook, works with dough; second figure stands to side; third sits on ground.; [Roderick Munroe, cook, Ben Fleming,...
    • Cheyenne Camp near Mission.

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    • Plenty Bird.; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Indians--Dwellings.; Tipis--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 26
    • Cheyenne Chief Two Moons' Lodge - Lamedeer Agency, Mont.

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    • Two Moons--Dwellings.; Northern Cheyenne Tribe of the Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation, Montana--Structures.
    • Vintage negative number : no number.; View of the lodge of Two Moons, Cheyenne chief, including two adult figures and two children. Meat drying on racks.
    • 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 : 1496; 27636; 2857; 27655.; Close-up portrait of Indian, seated. Wearing embroidered and fringed leather jacket. 3/4 view.
    • 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.
    • Clara Wilcox Fisk. Wife of Andrew Jackson Fisk.

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    • Fisk, Clara Wilcox Mrs.
    • Hinged oval case, covered with purple velvet outside, and white satin lining inside. Case similar to C977-009.; Head and shoulders portrait of young Clara Wilcox Fisk; portrait of young woman looking to side, almost in profile.
    • Con Kohrs with Manager (CK) and range foreman.

    • 1900
    • Crowder, Bill.; Kohrs, Conrad, 1835-1920.; Horses--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number).; View of Kohrs with Bill Crowder, foreman, and another man standing beside house. Saddled horse at side, wagon in background.
    • Cook and Pie Biter At Work.

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    • Richardson, P. S.; Ferdous, Billy.; Chuckwagons--Montana 1880-1900.; Cowboys--Montana 1880-1900.
    • Vintage negative number : no number.; View of chuck wagon and equipment. One figure reaches into drawer, another eats pie, while yet another lies on the ground to side. Saddled horse is tied to opposite side.
    • Covered Wagon Train Jerkline 12 on Old Freight Road.

    • 1883
    • Covered wagons 1883.
    • Vintage negative number : no number.; View of four covered wagons pulled by single team of 12 horses, one ridden by man. Additional wagon and another man on horseback follow.
    • 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.
    • D.W. Tilton.

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    • Tilton, D. W. (Daniel Webster), 1839-1919.
    • Uncased. Has mat, cover glass, and preserver showing oval image.; Upper body portrait of bearded D.W. Tilton.
    • Dr. William Reed Bullard

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    • Bullard, William Reed, 1837-1890.
    • Oval case, red velvet on outside, white satin inside; Head and shoulders portrait of bearded Dr. Bullard.
    • Driveway Along the Yellowstone River, Hayden Valley.

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    • Carriages & coaches 1910-1920.; Hayden Valley--Park County (Wyo.); Yellowstone River Valley--Wyoming.
    • Vintage negative number : 16240.; Carriage and two horses in road beside river, utility poles, flume, buildings and mountains in distance.
    • Ellen Lavatta, wife of James Stuart, 1865.

    • 1865
    • Lavatta, Ellen.
    • Uncased, no glass or protector. Full length portrait of dark haired woman, wearing patterned dress, standing with hand on kitchen/side chair.
    • Flathead River Upstream from Belton.

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    • Rivers--Montana.; Picture frames enclosure; Flathead River (B.C. and Mont.)
    • Wooden frame painted bronze. Landscape view from one shore across Flathead River. Photographed, colored, framed, and sold by R.E. Marble of The Marble Studio in Belton, Montana.
    • Forsyth Bridge from North

    • 1905
    • Forsyth Bridge.; Horseback riding.; Ferries--Montana.; Bridges--Yellowstone River--dedications.; Flags--United States.; Yellowstone River--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 551. View of Yellowstone River bridge decorated with flags. Four mounted men pose in front of bridge. Ferry discernible at side.
    • Forsyth Bridge.

    • 1905
    • Bridges--Montana--Forsyth.; Dedications.; Wagons--Montana.; Flags--United States.; Yellowstone River.
    • Vintage negative number : 550
    • Forsyth Bridge.

    • 1905
    • Bridges--Montana--Forsyth.; Dedications.; Wagons--Montana.; Flags--United States.; Yellowstone River.
    • Vintage negative number : 550
    • French Gulch.

    • 1862-08-23
    • Landscape--Montana.; French Gulch (Mont.)
    • Uncased. Has mat and scalloped preserver. Distant landscape view of structures in French Gulch, Montana.
    • Gabriel Dumont, 1885, Riel's War Chief, Fort Benton

    • 1895
    • Dumont, Gabriel, 1838-1906.; Métis.
    • Head and shoulders portrait of Gabriel Dumont, wearing shirt, jacket and sheepskin vest, taken by unidentified photographer in Fort Benton, Montana, in 1885. "Following the Riel Rebellion Gabriel Dumont frequently came to Central Montana to hold...
    • Gardiner Mont. Coaches and Electric pk in distance.

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    • Electric Peak--Yellowstone National Park.; Railroad Stations--Gardiner (Mont.); Stagecoaches.
    • Vintage negative number : 428. View of two horse-drawn coaches beside railroad car. Several figures stand on landing. Snow-capped Electric Peak in background.
    • Gibbon Falls. YNP.

    • 1882
    • Gibbon Falls (Wyo.)
    • Vintage negative number : 1260 ; 12908. Man standing in shadows on shore of river at foot of falls.
    • Gnarled Tree Location Unkown

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    • Trees.; Picture frames enclosure
    • Wooden frame painted bronze. Portrait oriented photograph of gnarled tree with cloud filled sky and countryside visible in background. Photographed, colored, framed, and sold by R.E. Marble of The Marble Studio in Belton, Montana.
    • Going Places in Glacier Park. Bears on the Going-to-the-Sun Highway

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    • Bear cubs--Montana.; Bears--Montana.; Picture frames enclosure; Glacier National Park (Mont.); Going-to-the-Sun Road (Mont.)
    • Wooden frame painted in silver. Bear walking with two cubs walking behind it on the tree lined Going-to-the-Sun Highway. Photographed, framed, and sold by R.E. Marble of The Marble Studio in Belton, Montana.
    • Group portrait of five men.

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    • Leather case. Has preserver showing oval image. Portrait of five unidentified men wearing jackets and vests, seated around small round table.
    • Group portrait of seven men.

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    • Uncased. Has mat, cover glass, and decorated preserver. Mat reads: "Scovill Mfg. Co. superior/Waterbury Conn. No. 251" Portrait of four men seated with three men standing behind them; many of the men have beards or mustaches and all are dressed in...
    • Hail Stone, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Hail Stone (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Vintage negative number : 1492[B]; 27642; 2869[B]. Portrait of Indian, seated. Wearing striped shirt. 3/4 view.
    • Half Breed Train.

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    • Red River carts; Métis.; Lewistown (Mont.)
    • View of men standing among five red river carts and one four wheeled wagon, all with harnessed horses, buildings of Lewistown in background. Square house at left, residence and office of Dr. W.F. Hanson, is on the corner of 5th Avenue and...
    • Hat X Cow Camp, Hungry Creek.

    • 1904-08-01
    • Hat X Ranch.; Horse herding--Montana; Cowboys--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Hat X Cow Camp, Timber Creek.

    • 1902
    • Wells family.; Hat X Ranch.; Farmhouses--Montana.; Seesaws--Montana.; Swings--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : no number. View of log house with sod roof. Hugh Wells and family stand in front with unidentified ranch hand. Child's swing hangs from porch timbers; teeter-totter in front. Various utensils visible.
    • Hidden Lake, Glacier National Park.

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    • Hidden Lake.; Lakes--Montana.; Picture frames enclosure; Glacier National Park (Mont.)
    • Wooden frame painted gold. Landscape view of Hidden Lake surrounded by steep rocky snow dappled mountainsides with snags and trees in forefront. Photographed, colored, framed, and sold by R.E. Marble of The Marble Studio in Belton, Montana.
    • Indian Children and Travois.

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    • Travois--Montana.; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Cheyenne Indians--Domestic animals.; Cheyenne Indians--Montana--Social life and customs.; Ponies--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 81, (no number)
    • Indian family Havre vicinity.

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    • Denny, James 1890-1974; Denny, Maggie 1890-1978; Standing Rock, Florence Denny Stump 1914-1986; Denny, William, 1911-1989.; Cree Indians--Montana--Havre.
    • Vintage negative number: A5090 Studio portrait of Jim Denny family, including his wife Maggie (daughter of Cree Indian Little Bear), son William and daughter Florence. Jim wears beaded vest and his hair is in braids, Maggie wears braids, beaded...
    • Isabel May Nauerth.

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    • Haynes, Isabel May Nauerth, 1899-1993.
    • Uncased. Image on convex oval of metal, which includes metal stand. Portrait of Isabel May Nauerth as a young child wearing gown; she later married Jack E. Haynes.
    • Katharine L. Cole

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    • Ming, Katharine Cole.
    • Uncased. Photograph of same sitting as carte de visite photoprint 941-546. Upper body portrait of Katharine L. Cole; young girl wearing dress, hair in long braids.
    • Lake McDonald in Winter.

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    • Picture frames enclosure; Glacier National Park (Mont.); McDonald, Lake (Mont.)
    • Wooden frame painted silver. Similar to cataloged image 956-737. Photograph taken from shore with tree branches in upper left corner, facing snow covered mountains reflected in the water. Photograph by T.J. Hileman in Kalispell, Montana.
    • Lake McDonald with Birches.

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    • Birch--Montana.; Picture frames enclosure; Glacier National Park (Mont.); McDonald, Lake (Mont.)
    • Wooden frame painted gold. Postcard format of this image in PAc 89-72. View from shore with two birch trees in right forefront, facing lake and opposite shore with rocky mountains. Photographed, colored, framed, and sold by R.E. Marble of The...
    • Lake McDonald.

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    • Picture frames enclosure; Glacier National Park (Mont.); McDonald, Lake (Mont.)
    • Wooden frame painted brown and gold. Photograph taken from one side of Lake McDonald across water to opposite shore of lake lined with trees and rocky mountains. Photographed, colored, framed, and sold by R.E. Marble of The Marble Studio in Belton,...
    • Lame Deer Agency.

    • 1904
    • Log buildings--Montana.; Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation (Mont.); Lame Deer (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 8

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