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    • [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.
    • [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.
    • [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)
    • [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)
    • [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)
    • [Wolfer, rear view of cart].

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    • Wolf hunting--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Dogs--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Barthelmess Indian.

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    • Spotted Hawk (Northern Cheyenne Indian); Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Rifles--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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)
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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,...
    • Fire Wolf.

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    • Fire Wolf (Cheyenne Indian).; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Rifles--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 61, no number
    • 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.
    • General Sheridan and party at Old Faithful.

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    • Sheridan, Philip Henry, 1831-1888.; United States. Army.; Armed Forces--Officers.; Old Faithful Geyser (Wyo.); Yellowstone National Park.
    • Vintage negative number : 276, no number
    • Granville Stuart.

    • 1883
    • Stuart, Granville, 1834-1918.
    • 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
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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 Camp.

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    • Indians of North America--Montana.; Sweatbaths--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • 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)
    • 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.
    • Killing of a buffalo.

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    • American bison--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; American bison hunting--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Line Camp. LO Bull Camp between Pumpkin Creek & Mizpah.

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    • LO Ranch--Montana.; Cowboys--horsemanship--group portraits.; Line camps--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no numbers). Log and earth cabin. Two cowboys and their horses. Wagon to side; utensils discernible.
    • Manufacturing Plant of Kalispell Lumber Company.

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    • Railroad switching--Montana--Kalispell.; Lumber trade--Montana--Kalispell.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative). View of lumber mill with smokestacks, planed lumber on railroad cars, and man kneeling by railroad tracks adjusting the siding switch.
    • Mex John Making Pies.

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    • Mexican John.; Chuckwagons--Montana 1880-1900.; Cowboys--Montana 1880-1900.; XIT Ranch (Tex.)
    • Vintage negative number : no number. Close-up view of XIT cook leaning over table extending from rear of wagon. There are pies, kitchen utensils, cookbook and clock on table.
    • Missoula from Sentinel Mountain No. 3

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    • Missoula (Mont.) - Flood
    • 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 are of Butte, Montana...
    • 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.
    • Mr. and Mrs. Simon Conrad.

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    • Conrad, Simon.; Conrad, Mrs.
    • Book shaped case, blue velvet cover with brass edges and fittings, red velvet inside. Exterior of velvet-covered case showing front medallion and clasps. No hallmarks. Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Simon Conrad, taken before leaving for California,...
    • No Like Picture Taken, Flathead Reservation.

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    • Indians - Flathead
    • 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 are of Butte, Montana...
    • No Wonder the Lights Went Out in Missoula

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    • Missoula (Mont.) - Flood
    • Dam and downed power lines; 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...
    • No. 101. Crater of Comet Geyser.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • Daisy Geyser. The Enchanted Land or Wonders of the Yellowstone National Park, by H. B. Calfee
    • No. 103. Group of Grand Geysers.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • View of geysers obstructed by tree. Views of the Wonderland or Yellowstone Park Illustrated by Calfee & Catlin, Bozeman, Montana, Ter.
    • No. 105. Monument Park.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • Views of the Wonderland or Yellowstone National Park by H.B. Calfee.
    • No. 106. Crater of Giant Geyser.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • Two men standing around geyser crater. Views of the Wonderland or Yellowstone Park Illustrated by Calfee & Catlin, Bozeman, Montana, Ter.
    • No. 108. Fire Hole Falls.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • The Enchanted Land or Wonders of the Yellowstone National Park, by H. B. Calfee
    • 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. 109. Crater of Giant Geyser.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • [Semi-circle crater and slight steam]. The Enchanted Land or Wonders of the Yellowstone National Park, by H. B. Calfee
    • No. 12 “Gen. Merritt and Officers of the Fifth Cavalry.”

    • 1876
    • Soldiers
    • [Groups of soldiers seated on rocks: 2nd Lt. Charles D. Parkhust, Lt. William C. Hunter, Kellogg or Riley, 1st Lt. Alfred B. Bache, Major Julius W. Mason, Col. Wesley Merritt, Captain Emil Adam, 2nd Lt. Satterlee C. Plummer, 2nd Lt. Hoel S. Bishop,...
    • No. 12. Debra Hill, Mammoth Hot Springs.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • Mammoth Terraces. Views of the Wonderland or Yellowstone Park Illustrated by Calfee & Catlin, Bozeman, Montana, Ter.
    • No. 128. A View on Lake Agnes.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • Known as Trout Lake. Views of the Wonderland or Yellowstone Park Illustrated by Calfee & Catlin, Bozeman, Montana, Ter.
    • No. 136. Hermit Rocks.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • Known as Baronett Peaks. Views of the Wonderland or Yellowstone Park Illustrated by Calfee & Catlin, Bozeman, Montana, Ter.
    • No. 145. Cascades, Huston Creek.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • Views of the Wonderland or Yellowstone Park Illustrated by Calfee & Catlin, Bozeman, Montana, Ter.
    • No. 147. Crown Butte. 10,000 feet high.

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    • Yellowstone National Park.
    • Crown Butte. 10,000 feet high. Photographed Aug. 17th. Views of the Wonderland or Yellowstone Park Illustrated by Calfee & Catlin, Bozeman, Montana, Ter.

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