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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...
    • [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.
    • [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...
    • 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.
    • Boorman's Mill Crew, Smith Valley, Mont.

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    • Lumber trade--Montana.; Sawmills--Montana.; Smith Valley (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; Group of men stand in front of Boorman sawmill, horse pulls a load of lumber along track.
    • 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.
    • Butte, Anaconda and Pacific Railway Steam Locomotive at Unidentified Location.

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    • Butte, Anaconda, and Pacific Railway Company--Montana.; Steam locomotives--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; Four men pose on front of BAP Ry locomotive #25 while one man leans out of cab window; railroad tracks in foreground, buildings in background. American Locomotive Company built the engine in 1907.
    • Cathodes going into rinse.

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • Central Rock Drill Repair Shop (Frances Dowling placing a repaired machine in a rack)

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • Charles M. Russell twirling rope in front of his log cabin studio.

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    • Russell, Charles M. (Charles Marion), 1864-1926.; Russell, Nancy Cooper, -1940.; Art, American--Montana.; Ethnic costume.; Indians of North America.; Women--Montana.; Great Falls (Mont.)
    • Charles M. Russell at Great Falls studio, throwing a rope.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Coming to work and stack

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • Dr. J.W. Gunn's Office. Hennessy Building, Butte, Mont. July, 1899.

    • 1899
    • Medical offices--Montana--Butte.; Physicians.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative); Man (presumably Doctor J.W. Gunn) and woman seated in office, both writing; furniture in room includes examination chair, desk, and cupboard of drugs and medical equipment.
    • East Helena Plant - Exteriors (Flue system with power house in foreground)

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • European Hotel and Cafe in Roy, Montana, 1915.

    • 1915
    • Hotels--Montana--Roy.; Waitresses.; Roy (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative). Waitress, wearing apron, and two other women stand in doorways of two-story, frame, hotel and cafe. Note on back reads, "I waited table here in winter of 1915 & 16 - in Roy, while I was homesteading,...
    • Evelyn Jephson Cameron Collection of Personal Photographs, photograph album 2, 1880-1900.

    • 1880; 1881; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885; 1886; 1887; 1888; 1889; 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900
    • Cameron, Evelyn, 1868-1928; Cameron, Ewen S. (Ewen Somerled), 1854-1914; Carriages & coaches 1880-1900; Fox hunting - Great Britain; Hunting; Hunting trophies.
    • Blank pages in original album: page 20, page 22, page 25 and page 31. Views of Evelyn Jephson Cameron as a young adult in England, and on honeymoon in Montana with husband Ewen. Contains images of family and friends, favorite horses, hunting scenes...
    • Explosives (Jet Ward, John Boer, and Claude Crabtree prepping primers for blasting)

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • 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.
    • Food Glynn Family (Platter Chatter column - Mrs. Joan Glynn and children eating at table)

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • Fred Schmooke and Phil Larson setting up (Setting up drifter to drill)

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • G.R.M. Stritzel Residence, Polson, Mont.

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    • Stritzel, G. R. M.--dwellings.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative). View of three-story, gabled frame home. Bay windows and balustrades along two balconies and wide porch are visible.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • High School Track Meet, Missoula, Montana, 1910.

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    • Running races--Montana--Missoula.; Track and field athletes--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative). Boys wearing track uniforms from various Montana high schools line up for start of race, officials stand at side, crowd fills bleachers in background. This track meet was probably held at the...
    • 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...
    • Inside the Cash Grocery Store. Main Street, Deer Lodge, Montana.

    • 1907
    • Grocery trade--Montana--Deer Lodge.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative). Owner (Jensen, at left) and clerks assist patrons in grocery store. Shelves are lined with canned goods, glass cases are filled with food and cigars; artfully arranged boxes and stamped tin ceiling...
    • Interior of Bar in Bridger, Montana.

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    • Bars (Drinking establishments)--Bridger (Mont.); Gambling--Equipment and supplies.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of bartenders waiting on patron seated on bar stool. Includes glass-front cases containing tobacco, cigars and candy, refrigerator, wood stove, stencils of geese on walls, punch boards and...
    • Interior of Bar in Bridger, Montana.

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    • Bars (Drinking establishments)--Bridger (Mont.); Gambling--Equipment and supplies.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of bartenders waiting on patron seated on bar stool. Includes glass-front cases containing tobacco, cigars and candy, refrigerator, wood stove, stencils of geese on walls, punch boards and...
    • Interior views of First National Bank, Glasgow, Montana.

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    • Banks and banking--Montana--Glasgow.; Offices--Montana--Glasgow.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of interior of First National Bank in Glasgow, including office equipment, teller cages, furniture, and men at work.
    • Interior views of First National Bank, Glasgow, Montana.

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    • Banks and banking--Montana--Glasgow.; Offices--Montana--Glasgow.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of interior of First National Bank in Glasgow, including office equipment, teller cages, furniture, and men at work.
    • Interior views of First National Bank, Glasgow, Montana.

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    • Banks and banking--Montana--Glasgow.; Offices--Montana--Glasgow.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of interior of First National Bank in Glasgow, including office equipment, teller cages, furniture, and men at work.
    • Interior views of First National Bank, Glasgow, Montana.

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    • Banks and banking--Montana--Glasgow.; Offices--Montana--Glasgow.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of interior of First National Bank in Glasgow, including office equipment, teller cages, furniture, and men at work.
    • 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,...
    • Lida Marie Haynes.

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    • Haynes, Lida Marie, 1931-1952.; Picture frames enclosure
    • Inner case is a picture frame, outer case is velvet lined leatherette with clasp.Upper body portrait of Lida Marie Haynes as young girl wearing nautical style clothing, bow in hair.
    • Little Bear, Cree Indian Chief.

    • 1895
    • Little Bear (Cree chief), 1851-1921.; Cree Indians--Montana.
    • Portrait of Little Bear, Cree Indian, seated, holding pipe, blanket wrapped around his waist, hair styled with braids and topknot. Photograph probably taken by W.H. Taylor of Helena, Montana.
    • Machine Shops, Welders etc Anaconda (Marg Sammons with machine shop worker)

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • Men in line for "Group 1" - buying war bonds

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • Men leaving work.

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • Miners in cage about to go down - Issue #1

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • Moonlight on Whitefish Lake.

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    • Picture frames enclosure; Whitefish Lake (Mont.)
    • Wooden frame painted siver and black. Whitefish Lake in the moonlight. Photographed, framed, and sold by R.E. Marble of The Marble Studio in Belton, Montana.
    • Mr. and Mrs. Frank Benolken.

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    • Benolken, Frank.; Benolken, Phoebe Danziel Mrs.; Picture frames enclosure
    • PAc 91-44.FR1A has gold-plated metal frame showing oval image, cover glass with mat painted on one side. Unframed image PAc 91-44.FR1B is missing bottom left corner; other places have tears and nicks. Head and shoulders portrait of young man...
    • New Converter (Joe Messer cooling anodes on turntable)

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • Newcomb interviewing Anode Worker (John Epperson interviewed)

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • No. 109 “Sioux Graves 1870.” "Sioux graves - buried on poles."

    • 1870
    • Dakota Indians
    • "This photo was in Montana and while Mr. Morrow was taking the pictures he was shot at by an Indian that objected to his taking the photo. Mr. Morrow was a good runner and the Indian a poor shot. This spot was about a mile from the river where the...
    • No. 190 “Bones and unknown graves.”

    • 1879
    • Little Bighorn Battlefield (Mont.)
    • [Wooden sign nailed on stick. Sign lettering reads: Unknown; same image as 007] (Photographic Gems of the Great Northwest
    • No. 280 “Fort Benton, Montana.”

    • 1871
    • Business enterprises
    • [Looking up the street lined with buildings. Signs on buildings read: Overland Hotel and Carroll Steell. Same image as 050] (Photographic Gems of the Great Northwest)
    • No. 36 “Supposed grave of Lieut. Sturgis.”

    • 1879
    • Little Bighorn Battlefield (Mont.)
    • [Wooden sign nailed on stick. Sign lettering reads: "Lt. Sturgis, 7th Cav, June 25, 76] (Photographic Views of the Great North-West)
    • No. 38 “Decorating the graves on Custer's Battle field.”

    • 1879
    • Little Bighorn Battlefield (Mont.) ; Soldiers
    • [Capt. George K. Sandernson, standing; Sign on headstone reads: "Col. Keogh and 8 Soldiers of Co. 17 Cav. Killed Here June 25, 1876"; Corp. John Wild's headboard is behind Keogh marker; same image as 005] (Photographic Views of the Great North-West)

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