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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)
    • [Game warden R. A. Waagner].

    • 1902
    • Waagner, R. A.; Game wardens--Montana.; Horsemanship--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 136
    • [Lemmon, South Dakota].

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    • Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company.; Railroad trains.; Lemmon (S.D.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Ranch building, Circle Bar Ranch].

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    • Circle Bar Ranch.; Cold Springs Ranch (Mont.); Ranches--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Fortification--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • 'Montana' bedrolls.

    • 1906-06
    • Cattle herding--Montana--camps; Cowboys--Montana.; Tents--Montana.; Horses--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • A Sheep Ranch on Powder River.

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    • Housing, Rural--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Horsemanship--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Cheyenne Indian Sweat Lodge.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Sweatbaths--Montana.; American bison--skull.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Choosing Dance of the Blackfeet., The

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    • Indians - Blackfeet
    • Wagon in foreground; same image as 322; 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...
    • Cody, Wyoming.

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    • Lumber trade--Wyoming--Cody.; Cody (Wyo.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no numbers)
    • 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...
    • Eve Ranch, Terry, Montana.

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    • Eve Ranch--Montana.; Ranches--Montana.
    • Distant view of Cameron's Pine Creek Ranch at base of hills north of Terry, Montana, 1901-1906; snow in foreground, cattle and rider on horseback visible.; Eastern Montana.
    • Fairy Glen, Lake McDonald, The

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    • Glacier National Park;
    • Branch across stream in foreground; 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...
    • Flathead - Ranch at Selish.

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    • Ranches--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.; Orchards--Montana.; Fences--Montana.; Ravalli (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 356
    • 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
    • Great Steel Hoist, Original Mine, Butte, Mont., The

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    • Butte (Mont.) - Mines and mining
    • Two girls in foreground by pipes; 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...
    • Greenough Property Damaged by the Rattlesnake

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    • Missoula (Mont.) - Flood
    • Children in foreground; 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...
    • Horse Power Threshing.

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    • Threshing--Montana.; Agriculture--Montana.; Threshing machines--Montana.; Farm life--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Indian Camp.

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    • Indians of North America--Montana.; Sweatbaths--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Jim Johnson's Cabin Creek.

    • 1900
    • Housing, Rural--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Joe Hartmann driving his sixteen horse freight outfit near Zortman, Montana.

    • 1907-11-01
    • Freight and freightage--Montana--Zortman.
    • View of 16 horse freight team pulling wagons and cart, Joe Hartmann driving, demonstrating the jerkline method of driving a string team. Tim Hartman on saddle horse at right, dog in foreground. Mountainous countryside near Zortman, Montana.
    • Looking East on Park Street, Butte, Mont.

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    • Butte (Mont.) - City life;
    • Man and woman crossing street in foreground; 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...
    • Main Street During the Flood.

    • 1881
    • Floods--Montana--Miles City.; Ice floes--Montana--Miles City.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number: (no number)
    • Old Hunting Scene. Game and boat market hunters.

    • 1883
    • Meat industry and trade--Montana.; Hunters--Montana.; Deer hunting--Montana.; Hunting--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; Deer--Montana.; Tents--Montana.; Boats and boating--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Old SH Ranch, Tongue River.

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    • SH Ranch.; Ranches--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Windmills--Montana.; Tongue River (Wyo. and Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Picnic Grounds, Columbia Gardens, Butte, Mont.

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    • Butte (Mont.) - Columbia Gardens
    • Girls seated in foreground; 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...
    • Picnic Grounds, Columbia Gardens, Butte, Mont.

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    • Butte (Mont.) - Columbia Gardens
    • Girl seated in foreground; 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...
    • Raging River at the Power House., The

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    • Missoula (Mont.) - Flood
    • Broken board structure in foreground; 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...
    • Ranch, Harvey Trusler's.

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    • Ranches--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.; Outhouses--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • SH Roundup Outfit in Camp.

    • 1886
    • Chuckwagons--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.; SH Ranch (Mont.)
    • View of twelve men eating on the ground. Tent behind them, campfire and cooking utensils in foreground. Three horses. [At mouth of Jim Creek and Big Powder] [L to R, seated: William Choisser, Silas Owen, Dad Kastly, Robert Rice, Oscar Broaddus,...
    • Sun Worshipers Preparing for Sun Dance.

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    • Indians - Blackfeet
    • Buckets and soda crackers in foreground; 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...
    • Swimming a Bunch of Cattle.

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    • Cowboys--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 32, 225
    • The Branding Fiah, Big Dry, Northern Montana.

    • 1902
    • Calf roping--Montana 1902.; Cattle branding--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 206.; Roped calf being dragged to branding fire. Cowboys to side. Saddled horses in foreground.
    • The Honyocker.

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    • Wilsey, George.; Plowing--North Dakota.; Agriculture--North Dakota.; Dogs--North Dakota.
    • Vintage negative number : 666
    • The Indian School at Elbowoods. Mandan Indian Reservation.

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    • United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Fort Berthold Agency.; Mandan Indians--North Dakota.; Indians of North America--Education.; School children--North Dakota.; Schools--North Dakota.; Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (N.D.); Elbowoods (N.D.)
    • Vintage negative number : 39.; Elbowoods was the agency headquarters for Fort Berthold.
    • The old OX Ranch near Marmarth.

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    • OX Ranch.; Ranches--North Dakota.; Log buildings--North Dakota.; Corrals--North Dakota.; Stacks (Hay, grain, etc.)--North Dakota.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Tim and Joe Hartmann at the foot of the Alabama Hill.

    • 1908-08-15
    • Freight and freightage--Montana--Phillips County.
    • Overview of two freight teams pulling loaded ore wagons into yard of Alder Gulch Mill (Phillips County). Frame structures, sets of wheels and pen with hay bales in foreground, steep, forested mountains in background. Inscription reads: "Tim & Joe...
    • Two Moon on Custer Battlefield.

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    • Two Moon (Cheyenne Indian), 1847-1917.; Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 91D

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