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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...
    • A 49'er.

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    • Gold miners.; Knives.
    • Leather case embossed with Rinhart #125 design "Delicate rose", circa 1847. Hallmark at top of plate reads: "Daguerreotype Richebourg a Paris quai de la...?...69" Has decorated preserver; Upper body portrait of bearded man wearing hat with front of...
    • 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,...
    • 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...
    • Mrs. Harvey Showers taken in 1863 in Virginia City.

    • 1863
    • Showers, Harvey Mrs.
    • Plain leather case. Wide decorated preserver surrounds image. Paper with image reads: "This picture is believed to be the first ever taken in Montana". Full length portrait of young girl with braids wearing plaid dress and short cape/mantelet. Mrs....
    • Nathaniel Pitt Langford.

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    • Langford, Nathaniel Pitt, 1832-1911.
    • Leather case with diamond and grape design embossed on outside. Decorative metal clasp and decorated preserver showing oval image. Mat reads: "Scovill Mfg. Co" on verso. Label attached to case reads: "#6 Aquisitions register, pix of Nathaniel Pitt...
    • 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. 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)
    • 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 006] (Views of Gen'l Crook's Expedition and the...
    • Portrait of baby.

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    • Wallace, William Jr.
    • Hinged Thermoplastic case. Enclosed label reads: "Six months old. God Bless Willie" "Willie taken July 28, 1854 (?)". Full portrait of child of William Wallace, Jr.; baby wearing gown.
    • Portrait of child seated in chair.

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    • Uncased. Has mat, cover glass, and decorated preserver showing oval image. Mat reads: "Holmes & Hayden superfine/Waterbury Conn. No. 42" Portrait of young child wearing dress, sitting in chair and tilting head to side.
    • Portrait of infant.

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    • Embossed cardboard over wood case, design of mixed flower bouquet centered inside oval. Lock of hair and ribbon pinned to velvet inside case. Mat reads: "Cooke and Emerson's R Patent applied for/Providence, R.I." Has decorative metal preserver....
    • Portrait of man.

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    • In a double case, leather with gold stamping along inside border, envelope closure design. Also houses C977-001B. Hallmark in upper right reads: "Scovill Mfg. Co. extra" and in lower left reads: "...vill Mfg. C..." Has decorative metal preserver....
    • Portrait of man.

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    • Paper case embossed in quatrefoil design with leaf pattern surrounding. Decorated preserver surrounds to show oval image. Card behind image reads: "P. Tenney Gates' sky light photographic Palace of Art. Plattsburg, NY". Mat reads: "Dean & Emerson,...
    • Portrait of man.

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    • Leather case with scallop and leaf pattern. Has decorated preserver showing oval image. Card behind image reads: "P. Tenney Gates' sky light photographic Palace of Art. Plattsburg, NY" Mat reads: "Scovill Mfg. Co. supeior/Waterbury, Conn. No. 210"...
    • Portrait of man.

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    • Thermoplastic case. Has decorated preserver with star shaped flowers in corners, showing oval image. Paper label pasted in case reads: "Littlefield, Parson's & Co., Daguerreotype Cases...Patented October 14, 1856. and April 21, 1857." Upper body...
    • Portrait of man.

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    • Case embossed with decorative design. Has decorated preserver. Card inside case reads: "Alexander's Ambrotype Saloon. Pictures taken for Fifty Cents and upwards, according to style of case and finish. Perfect satisfaction given or no pay...
    • Portrait of man.

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    • Paper covered case, embossed with simple border pattern. Has decorated preserver showing oval image. Mat reads: "Dean & Emerson Patent applied for/Worcester, Mass. No. 17" Stamped on tinype: "Melainotype enter for Neff's pat 19 Feb 56." (One of the...
    • Portrait of woman and two children.

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    • Uncased. Has mat, cover glass and decorated preserver. Mat reads: "Holmes Booth & Hayden's superfine/Waterbury Conn. No. 32" Portrait of woman seated with one child on her lap and the other standing beside her.
    • Portrait of woman with book.

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    • Books and reading.
    • Thermoplastic case embossed with Rinhart #36 design, "Cupid and the Wounded Stag", circa 1862. Has scalloped perserver. Label pasted under plate reads: "Littlefield, Persons & Co. manufacturers of Daguerreian cases..." Hallmark reads "Double/A....
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Uncased, no glass protector. Has preserver showing oval portrait. Hallmark in upper right reads: " HB Bear 40". Upper body portrait of unidentified woman wearing lace collar.
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Uncased. Has mat, cover glass, and decorated preserver showing oval image. Mat reads: "Lear and Emerson, patent applied for/Worcester, Mass. No. 33" Upper body portrait of woman wearing dress with lace collar and small cape; seated in chair with...
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Case embossed with decorative pattern. Has decorated preserver showing oval image. Mat reads: "Scovill Mfg. Co. Superior". Upper body portrait of unidentified woman seated with hands across lap; brooch highlighted with gold paint.
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Hinged thermoplastic case. Mat reads: "Patented Dec. 24, 1861" Label pasted inside reads: "Littlefield, Parsons & Co., Manufacturers of Daguerreotype Cases...Patented October 14, 1856, and April 21, 1857" Upper body portrait of woman seated with...
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Uncased. Has mat, scalloped preserver and cover glass. Mat stamped "P.T. Gates". Printed card behind plate reads: "P. Tenney Gates' sky light photographic palace of Art. Plattsburg, NY." Upper body portrait of woman seated with hands on lap,...
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Hinged thermoplastic case embossed with decorative design. Paper label under plate reads: "Genuine union case improved S. Peck's patent, Oct. 3d 1854, H Halverson's patent Aug. 7th 1855..." Decorated preserver surrounds image. Plate opposite image...
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Leather case embossed with decorative oval design. Has decorated preserver. Writing inside case reads: "Chas. W. Barrett, Mary E. Harnlain [or Hamlain]. Courting a second wife." Upper body portrait of woman; brooch and ring painted gold; image faded
    • Portrait of young child.

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    • Leather case embossed with stylized flower inside rectangle and leaf design. Mat reads: "Holmes, Booth & Hayden superfine".Upper body portrait of sober young girl, wearing dress, sitting with hands on lap.
    • Portrait of young man.

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    • Uncased. Has mat, cover glass, and decorated preserver showing oval image. Mat reads: "Dean and Emerson patent applied for/ Worcester, Mass. No. 36". Head and shoulders portrait of young man.
    • Portrait of young man.

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    • Uncased. Has mat, cover glass and decorated preserver. Mat reads: "Scovill Mfg. Co. superior/Waterbury, Conn. No. 42"; Upper body portrait of young boy/man wearing bow tie.
    • Portrait of young man. Possibly Andrew Fisk.

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    • Fisk, Andrew Jackson, 1849-1910.
    • Leather case embossed with flower design with rays going out from it inside circle, surrounded by more decorative design. Has decorated preserver showing oval image that reads: "Holmes Booth & Hayden, Superfine/Waterbury Conn. No. 13".; Head and...
    • Portrait of young woman.

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    • Leather case, circa 1848, embossed with Rinhart #138 "Mixed Flowers". Has scalloped preserver. Hallmark in lower right reads: "Phoenix". Hallmark in lower left reads "40m".; Portrait of young woman sitting, wearing dress and holding hands together...
    • Portraits of man and woman.

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    • In a double thermoplastic case, embossed with scroll pattern, hinged design, also houses C978-012B. Has decorated scalloped preservers. Paper label pasted under right and left imagge reads: "A.P. Critchlow and Co." Head and shoulder portrait of man...
    • Portraits of man and woman.

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    • Couples.
    • Thermoplastic case. Has scalloped preserver. Label pasted in case reads: "Littlefield, Parsons & Co., Manufacturers of Daguerreotype Cases. Patented Oct. 14, 1856, and April 21, 1857". Related to image #C988-001A,B. Two portraits of a bearded man...
    • Portraits of man, woman, and child.

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    • A double case, leather embossed with floral design surrounded by leaf pattern, gold stamping along outside edge. Has decorated preserver showing oval image. Hallmark upper right reads: "N...?" Houses C978-106A and B. Upper body portrait of bearded...
    • Profile of man.

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    • Uncased. Has mat, cover glass, and decorative metal preserver showing oval image. Mat reads: "Dean & Emerson patent applied for/Worcester Mass. No. 23" Head and shoulders portrait of young man in profile with dark hair and mustache.
    • Sign 73 EMPLOYEES ABSENT (sign reads "73 Employees Were Absent From War Production...

    • 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...
    • Snowbound Lake McDonald, No. 795.

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    • Picture frames enclosure; Glacier National Park (Mont.); McDonald, Lake (Mont.)
    • Wooden frame. See cataloged image 956-742. Verso reads: "Laura Marble Cunningham gave this to me - Lucille Martin".; Lake McDonald in winter; image of lake and snow covered mountain on opposite shore framed with tall trees, taken short distance...
    • 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...

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