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    • Young Spotted Eagle.

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    • Spotted Eagle (Dakota Indian).; Dakota Indians--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 143
    • 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)
    • XIT Cowboys on the Fallon Ferry.

    • 1914-05
    • XIT Ranch.; Ferries--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.
    • XIT cowboys on horseback crossing on river ferry near Fallon, Montana, May 1914.
    • Wreck on the N.P.R.R. Near Boulder, Mont.

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    • Northern Pacific Railway Company.; Photographers.; Railroad accidents--Montana--Jefferson County.; Trestles--Montana--Jefferson County.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives).
    • Wreck on the N.P.R.R. Near Boulder, Mont.

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    • Northern Pacific Railway Company.; Photographers.; Railroad accidents--Montana--Jefferson County.; Trestles--Montana--Jefferson County.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives).
    • Wreck on the N.P.R.R. Near Boulder, Mont.

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    • Northern Pacific Railway Company.; Photographers.; Railroad accidents--Montana--Jefferson County.; Trestles--Montana--Jefferson County.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives).
    • 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.
    • Wolf Den.

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    • Animals--Habitations--Montana.
    • In distance wolf den visible under striated rocky overhang; swallows nests visible; Eastern Montana.
    • Winter in Zortman, Montana.

    • 1907-12-23
    • Freight and freightage -- Montana -- Zortman.
    • View of Joe Hartmann's twelve horse freight outfit in Zortman, Montana, December 23, 1907, loaded with 18,500 pounds of supplies for the Ruby Gulch Mining Company and the merchants of Zortman. Snowy scene with two buildings in background; man...
    • Where Custer Fell.

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    • Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Bones--Montana--Big Horn County.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 1, 40
    • Welldriver, December 10, 1910.

    • 1910-12-10
    • Water well drilling--Montana.
    • Water well drill with "Keystone Driller Co., Beaver Falls, PA. U.S.A." on side; welldriver drilling rig, people, and horses.; Eastern Montana.
    • Watermelon Feast.

    • 1909-09-19
    • Watermelons--Montana.; Wooden-frame buildings--Montana.
    • Group of men, women and children seated and standing eating watermelon near white frame house with dog sitting in front, near Marsh, Montana, on Bad Route at Finches'; people include Finches, Sutliffes, and Doty's.; Eastern Montana.
    • Water tank and locomotive at entrance to Mullan Tunnel.

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    • Water tanks--Montana--Mullan Tunnel.; Locomotives--Northern Pacific Railroad Company.; Railroad Tunnels--Montana--Powell County.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; View of large water tank with spout, NPRR locomotive and tracks, and hillside above Mullan Tunnel entrance. Includes sign announcing speed limit and instructing users of tunnel to ring bell.
    • View of Springdale Cut [Montana].

    • 1959-05-06
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • 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...
    • Two Moons Teepee. Lame Deer.

    • 1896
    • Two Moon (Cheyenne Indian), 1847-1917.; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Indians--Dwellings.; Tipis--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 20
    • Two Moon, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Two Moon (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Identified as Shows-or-Spies in Following the Frontier, by Freeman Tilden, p.214.; Vintage negative number : 1588; 27632; 2875.; Portrait of Indian, seated. Holding staff.
    • Trio in Wheat.

    • 1910-04-10
    • Williams, Janet.; Williams, Mabel.; Advertising--Montana.
    • Left to right, Mabel Williams, Evelyn Cameron, and Janet Williams sitting on Dolly, horse, with sign around horse's neck advertizing Evelyn Cameron's photography business; three women sitting on white horse. The Williams sisters, Janet and Mabel,...
    • Treaty Commission 1879.

    • 1880
    • Stuart, Tom, 1839-1915.; Old Crow (Crow Indian).; Medicine Crow (Crow Indian).; Long Elk (Crow Indian).; Quivey, A. M.; Two Belly (Crow Indian chief); Keller, A. R. (Augustus R.); Plenty Coups, Chief of the Crows, 1848-1932.; Pretty Eagle (Crow...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • The Pursuit.

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    • Williams, Mabel.; Chickens--Montana.; Turkeys--Montana.
    • Mabel Williams in snow holding chicken with turkey nearby, circa 1911.
    • The Old Mining Town of Kendall, Montana.

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    • Mine hoisting--Montana--Kendall.; Kendall (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; Overview of Kendall, Montana, probably from the Barnes-King Mine area, includes surrounding hills, hoist of mine and buldings in town.
    • 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.
    • 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 Honyocker.

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    • Wilsey, George.; Plowing--North Dakota.; Agriculture--North Dakota.; Dogs--North Dakota.
    • Vintage negative number : 666
    • 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.;...
    • 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.
    • Taking the Tongues.

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    • Hunters--Montana.; American bison hunting--Montana.; American bison--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 114
    • 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.
    • Students and teacher at Noxon School.

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    • Noxon (Mont.); Classrooms.; School buildings.; Schools--Montana--Noxon.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives).; Interior and exterior views of schoolhouse, including students and teacher posed near bookcase and blackboard and posed with another woman in front of building bearing sign, "Standard School Dist....
    • Students and teacher at Noxon School.

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    • Noxon (Mont.); Classrooms.; School buildings.; Schools--Montana--Noxon.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives).; Interior and exterior views of schoolhouse, including students and teacher posed near bookcase and blackboard and posed with another woman in front of building bearing sign, "Standard School Dist....
    • St. Joseph's Orphans Home, Helena, Mont.

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    • St. Joseph's Orphanage (Helena, Mont.); Children's clothing.; Nuns.; Orphanages--Montana--Helena.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; Group portrait of young boys and girls posed with Catholic nuns on porch and steps of orphanage in Helena.
    • Spotted Eagle's Tepee.

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    • Dakota Indians--Montana.; Indians--Dwellings.; Tipis--Montana.; Hides and skins--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 29, 66
    • Sounding Clark Fork River at Scenic Bridge.

    • 1962-11-07
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Sounding Clark Fork River at Scenic Bridge [Men pulling rope].

    • 1962-11-07
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Sounding Clark Fork River at Scenic Bridge

    • 1962-11-07
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Snubbing Wild Mare.

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    • Horses--Training--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Corrals--Montana.
    • From the series 'The Spring Round-up on the Great Stock Ranges of Eastern Montana.'; Vintage negative number : 5, 6, 6B, 39 1/2
    • 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.
    • Skinning buffalo.

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    • Hunters--Montana.; American bison hunting--Montana.; American bison--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 190, (no number)
    • Sioux Camp Tongue Valley.

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    • Dakota Indians--Montana.; Indians--Dwellings.; Tipis--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 76C
    • Sheep shearers with sheep in front of shearing pens.

    • 1906
    • Van, Oliver.; Shearing sheds--Montana.; Sheep shearers (Persons)--Montana.; Sheep-shearing--Montana.
    • A travelling shearing crew holding shorn sheep in front of the Baker shearing pens about 8 miles north of Terry, Montana on the Baker Section, standing in back left Oliver Van (Sonny Me), 1906.; Eastern Montana.
    • 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,...
    • Senator Kendrick's OW.

    • 1890
    • OW Ranch.; Ranches--Montana--Big Horn County.; Fences--Montana.; Orchards--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 145
    • Saint Paul's Mission School, Students and Teachers, near Hays, Montana.

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    • St. Paul's Mission (Hays, Mont.); Ursulines--Montana.; Boarding schools--Montana--Hays.; Church schools--Montana--Hays.; Gymnastics.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives).; Three views of St. Paul's Mission School on the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation include an overview of school buildings, a large group of girl students posed with nuns amid rocks and trees, and the...
    • Saint Paul's Mission School, Students and Teachers, near Hays, Montana.

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    • St. Paul's Mission (Hays, Mont.); Ursulines--Montana.; Boarding schools--Montana--Hays.; Church schools--Montana--Hays.; Gymnastics.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Three views of St. Paul's Mission School on the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation include an overview of school buildings, a large group of girl students posed with nuns amid rocks and trees, and the...
    • Saint Paul's Mission School, Students and Teachers, near Hays, Montana.

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    • St. Paul's Mission (Hays, Mont.); Ursulines--Montana.; Boarding schools--Montana--Hays.; Church schools--Montana--Hays.; Gymnastics. Three views of St. Paul's Mission School on the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation include an overview of school...
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives).
    • Running Deer (Crow)

    • 1883
    • Running Deer (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Also known as Hoop-on the Forehead according to Folowing the Frontier, by Freeman Tilden, p. 204.; Vintage negative number : 1495; 2872; 26593D. Portrait of Indian, seated. Holding tomahawk. Profile showing three earrings in left ear.
    • Ruby Gulch Mine, Zortman, Montana.

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    • Gold miners--Montana--Zortman. Mine buildings--Montana--Zortman. Mine railroad cars--Montana--Zortman. Ruby Gulch Mining Company--Montana--Zortman.
    • View of horse pulling full ore cars towards door at top of mill; women, girls and miner sit on cars and stand next to rails; forested hillside in background.
    • Rosie Roesler's Homestead, August 31, 1913.

    • 1913-08-31
    • Roesler, Rosie.; Housing, Rural--Montana.; Wooden-frame houses--Montana.; Hats--Montana.
    • Two women seated in the doorway of homestead cabin. Two men stand on either side of the women. A third man on horseback at right. Woman seated on right is probably Rosina Roesler.
    • Pumpkin Creek Pool Roundup Crew. June, 1906 or 1907.

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    • Pumpkin Creek Pool--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana--group portraits.; Cattle herding--Montana--camps.; Tents--Montana 1900-1910.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number). Cowboys pose at campsite. Tent and wagons at side; cattle visible in background.
    • Public Hearing on Hysham - Forsyth Road. Hysham [Montana]

    • 1963-09-01
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Public Hearing [Axline says Wolf Creek].

    • 1963
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • Pacific express (N.P.) approaching the Rockies

    • 1894
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--Trains.; Northern Pacific Railroad Company--Trestles.
    • Double header train crossing trestle over river in mountainous area. Green Horn Trestle, Mullen Pass, West of Helena.; Vintage negative number: Fee '94 124.
    • Our artist (F.J. Haynes) at the Great Falls of the Missouri

    • 1880
    • Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921.; Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921--Photographic Expeditions.; Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921--Photographic equipment.; Missouri River--Waterfalls.
    • Haynes with stereoscopic camera and tripod on rocks above crest of the falls. Vintage negative number: 569.
    • Old Freighters.

    • 1942
    • Hartmann, Joseph M., Duvall, C. W., Murray, Jimmy
    • Three men, wearing suits, ties and hats, stand in studio portrait. Left to right: Joe Hartmann, C.W. Duvall, and Jimmy Murray. Old freighters. Taken about 1942.
    • Old Cow Camp at Bitter Creek.

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    • Spear Brothers Ranch.; C. B. Strass Ranch.; Log buildings--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • 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.
    • 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...

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