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    • Killing of a buffalo.

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    • American bison--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; American bison hunting--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Wolf Den.

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    • Animals--Habitations--Montana.
    • In distance wolf den visible under striated rocky overhang; swallows nests visible; Eastern Montana.
    • [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)
    • Archdale's Ranch, Knowlton, Montana.

    • 1904-07-16
    • Archdale, Ida.; Archdale, Lionel.; Archdale, Monte.; Longfellow, Billy.; Cattle--Marking--Montana.; Ranches--Montana.; Cattle--Montana.; Corrals--Montana.
    • Archdale's Fiddleback ranch near Knowlton, Montana. Four men inside plank corral branding cow, additional cattle in adjoining pen. Billy Longfellow at right on rope, Ida Archdale behind fence, Monte branding, Lionel at heels.
    • [Ida Archdale and foal].

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    • Archdale, Ida.; Foals--Montana.; Porches--Montana.
    • Ida Archdale standing next to foal, with water basin on ground. Man sitting on porch of log home in background.
    • [Ida Archdale in her sitting room].

    • 1909
    • Archdale, Ida.; Living rooms--Montana.; Women's clothing--Montana.
    • Ira Archdale seated and holding a book in the sitting room of her Fiddleback ranch house, known to the locals as "Castle Archdale." Fur skins on floor, portraits on wall and on table.
    • Women and man in badlands.

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    • Badlands--Montana.; Formations (Geology)--Montana.
    • Four women on horseback [third from left Cap Barker], one man perched on rock formation in badlands, circa 1905.; Eastern Montana.
    • 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.
    • Marsh Barret.

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    • Barrett, Marsh.; Mules--Montana.
    • Marsh Barret seated on black mule holding rifle across saddle, halter leading a pack mule behind him loaded with camping supplies and two rifles; two dogs on ground.; Eastern Montana. Rifle Barret holds is identified as an 1894 carbine.
    • 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...
    • [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.
    • Child seated in doorway.

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    • Benches--Montana.
    • Portrait of child, seen through doorway, hands clasped, sitting on bench seat with curved sides .; Eastern Montana.
    • 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.
    • Taking the Monster's Robe.

    • 1882
    • Bison hunting--Montana 1882.; American Bison.
    • Vintage negative number : 117.; Film copy negative number : 117.; View of buffalo hunter skinning carcass. Several carcasses in background.
    • Taking the Monster's Robe.

    • 1882
    • Bison hunting--Montana 1882.; American Bison.
    • Vintage negative number : 117.; Film copy negative number : 117.
    • Mr. and Mrs. John Howard and son Franke.

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    • Boardinghouses -- Montana--Phillips County. Mine buildings --Montana--Phillips County. John Howard family.
    • View of parents and young boy standing in doorway of frame building, mill buildings in background. Image inscribed by Joe Hartmann: "Mr. and Mrs. John Howard and son Franke. They managed the boarding house for the Alder Gulch mill hands and the Ore...
    • 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.
    • 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
    • [Dick Brown mounted with wolf carcass].

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    • Brown, Dick.; Trappers--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; Wolves--Montana.; Wolf hunting--Montana.; Horses--Montana.
    • Wolfer Dick Brown mounted on horseback with dead wolf draped behind him.
    • Lower Main Street, Deadwood.

    • 1877
    • Butcher shops--Dakota Territory 1870-1880.; Streets--Dakota Territory 1870-1880.
    • Vintage negative number : 205. People along sidewalk of business street. Butcher in apron holding knife in front of Hukill Big Bonanza Meat Market. Carcasses hanging over sidewalk.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Calamity Jane

    • 1880
    • Calamity Jane, 1852-1903.
    • Vintage negative number : 365.; Studio portrait view of woman seated against studio backdrop.
    • 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.
    • [Evelyn Cameron with her Graflex camera].

    • 1921-09-04
    • Cameron, Evelyn, 1868-1928.; Photographers--Montana.; Cameras--Montana.; Graflex camera.
    • Evelyn Cameron with her Graflex camera and tripod. Group of people standing in background.
    • [Ewen Cameron on hillside with two young wolves].

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    • Cameron, Ewen S. (Ewen Somerled), 1854-1914.; Wolves--Montana.
    • Ewen Cameron standing behind two young wolves on rocky hillside, looking downhill. Wolves probably Camerons' pets, Weecharpee and Tussa.
    • 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.
    • The Hon. Geo. Burt's Traction Engine.

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    • Carriages and carts--Montana.; Tractors--Montana.; Wool--Montana.
    • George Burt's steam tractor leaving Dinwoodie Pens, hauling 65 lbs sacks of wool to be shipped from Terry, Montana station [1903-1907]; steam tractor pulling several wagons linked together and loaded with sacks of wool; people on first wagon.;...
    • 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.
    • Cheyenne boy.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Children--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 91
    • American Horse's Camp.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Indians--Dwellings.; Tipis--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 76D
    • Young Cheyenne Squaw and Papoose.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Mother and child--Montana.; Women--Montana.; Children--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Cheyenne Girls. Sisters.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Women--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 75, 146, 172
    • Snow slide and C.M. & P.S. Locomotive along the St. Regis River.

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    • Chicago, Milwaukee & Puget Sound Railway Company--Montana--Railroad accidents.; Avalanches--Montana.; Saint Regis River (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; View of men shoveling snow from railroad tracks which parallel the St. Regis River while Chicago, Milwaukee and Puget Sound steam locomotive, under power, idles at edge of slide.
    • [Boy and baby in buggy].

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    • Children--Montana.; Infants--Montana.; Baby carriages--Montana.
    • Boy standing next to baby seated in fancy pram with handmade "1872" coverlet.
    • 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.
    • 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,...
    • [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)
    • 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.
    • Thomas Conrad.

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    • Conrad, Thomas, 1821-1880.
    • Hinged leather case embossed with scrolls and leaves around quatrefoil design. Small piece of paper inside case with identification in ink.; Upper body portrait of bearded Thomas Conrad, in his wife's room.
    • Page 2 Thomas Conrad.

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    • Conrad, Thomas, 1821-1880.
    • Hinged leather case embossed with scrolls and leaves around quatrefoil design. Small piece of paper inside case with identification in ink. Upper body portrait of bearded Thomas Conrad, in his wife's room.
    • Evelyn Cameron kneading bread.

    • 1904-08
    • Cooking (Bread); Kitchens--Montana.; Stoves--Montana.
    • Evelyn Cameron in her kitchen leaning over to knead pan full of bread dough; standing in front of corner cupboard and between a small table and cook stove.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • The Nighthawk in his Nest.

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    • Cowboys--sleep.
    • Vintage negative number : 257.; Cowboy sleeping on ground; saddle at side; horse tied in background. Horse in background not visible on glass negative.
    • Little Bear "Immasees" Cree Indian Chief, Havre, Mont.1896

    • 1896
    • Cree Indians--Clothing.; Cree Indians.; Havre (Mont.)
    • Group of Indian men and boys seated and standing around rock on which Little Bear, Cree Chief, stands, elevated from the crowd. Several men wrapped in blankets, some wear jewelry or hats, one holds a sword. Daniel Dutro was affiliated with the...
    • Unidentified Cree Indian.

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    • Cree Indians--Montana--Havre.
    • Portrait of Cree Indian man, seated by table in front of studio backdrop; man wears hat with feather, necklace, rings, bracelet and nail-head belt and has blanket wrapped around waist and one shoulder. This image was probably taken in the studio of...
    • [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.
    • North side of 1st Street, Havre, Montana.

    • 1892
    • Cree Indians--Montana--Havre.
    • Indians in costume posed in street, surrounded by horses and wagons. North side of First Street, Havre, Montana, looking east from 2nd Avenue East. Broadwater Bros. Drugs, Olong Lee Restaurant and other businesses visible in background.
    • Patrick Henry's Family.

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    • Cree Indians--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : A3050 Studio portrait of two women holding babies, standing behind four children of various ages. Standing at rear, left to right, are Mary Henry holding Theresa Henry and Beatrice Pepin Lafromboise holding Joe...
    • 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,...
    • 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.
    • 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 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)
    • Grave of Lieutenant Sturgis.

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    • Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Sepulchral monuments--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 92, no number
    • [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)
    • Sioux Camp Tongue Valley.

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    • Dakota Indians--Montana.; Indians--Dwellings.; Tipis--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 76C
    • Spotted Eagle's Tepee.

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    • Dakota Indians--Montana.; Indians--Dwellings.; Tipis--Montana.; Hides and skins--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 29, 66
    • Montana Man Hunters of the Seventies.

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    • Davis, "Eph."; Hawkins, Jack.; King, Louis.; Smith, Billy (W. D.); Irvine, Thomas H. (Thomas Howard), 1845-1926.; Police--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number). Left to right: Billy Smith, Jack Hawkins, Tom Irvine, Louis King, and "Eph" Davis.
    • 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...
    • [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,...
    • 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.
    • 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.

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