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    • Barrett, Britton

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    • Pioneers;
    • Britton Barrett came to Montana from Iowa in 1887. He homesteaded on a branch of Trout Creek and later bought land on Rock Creek. His wife Rose came to Fergus County with her mother and two older brothers. Britton freighted between Billings and...
    • Brice Hospital, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Hospitals;
    • Brice Hospital. It was built by George W. Taylor between the years 1914 and 1917 and completed in 1919. The Brice Hospital was an impressive two-story red brick structure with a day-lighted basement and rooms on the third floor (attic). It was...
    • Burke Warehouse, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Wool Industry;
    • It was built by Daniel "Pickhandle" Burke in 1917. When Burke saw the need for such a building, he procured the site and set to work on his plans, little did he realize that years later his warehouse would be the storage place for nine-million...
    • Burke Warehouse, Lewistown, Montana.

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    • Wool Industry;
    • It was built by Daniel "Pickhandle" Burke in 1917. When Burke saw the need for such a building, he procured the site and set to work on his plans, little did he realize that years later his warehouse would be the storage place for nine-million...
    • Civic Center, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Recreation Centers; WPA;
    • Five years before the start of World War II, the Civic Center was built on Fifth Avenue South between Watson and Water streets. It was built under the Works Progress Administration (WPA) with the understanding that it would serve Lewistown as their...
    • Colver, Charles P.

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    • Pioneers;
    • In 1879 Charles P. Colver left Wisconsin and came up the Missouri River to Montana. He settled in Prickley Valley near Helena and ran a freight line into Helena with three yoke of cattle and a wagon. In 1881 his brother Fred T. Colver joined him...
    • Cummings, Frank L.

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    • World War l; Textbook burning;
    • Frank L. Cummings was principal of the Fergus County High School, Lewistown, Montana from 1916-1923. He trained at the University of Chicago where he earned both his A.B. and A.M. degrees. To accommodate the farm boys who could not attend the full...
    • Flood July 4, 1920 Lewistown, MT.

    • 1920-1929
    • Floods;
    • View from 100 block of Main Street. Cars traveling through the flooded street.The Knerr-Tubb building (built 1909) is on the right. The Montana Building (built 1917) is the tallest building in the middle of the photo.
    • Gold Mining in Central Montana

    • 1906-1909
    • Gold Mining; Kendall, Montana;
    • View shows the trestle and electric engine which hauled the ore trains from the Santiago Gold Mine to the Kendall mill where it was processsed. At the back is the entrance to the "Open Cut" of the Kendall Mine. A part of the mill of the Kendall...
    • Gold Mining in Central Montana

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    • Gold Mining; Kendall, Montana;
    • Santiago Gold Mine. Between the Kendall and Barnes-King Development company's properties was the Santiago mine which was filed upon in 1898. In 1908 the claims in this group, six in number, were sold to the North Moccasin Gold Mining company....
    • Hawthorne School, 1912.

    • 1910-1919
    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • The school was torn down in 1917. Located between Corcoran and Evelyn Streets on the 200 block.
    • Hawthorne School, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Hawthorne School (built 1899 demolished 1918). It was located between 2nd and 3rd Avenue North on Evelyn Street. A few homes are to the right of the school were built by James Corcoran. The Moccasin Mountains are in the distance.
    • Hawthorne School, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • It was built in 1899 and condemned in 1917. It was located between Evelyn and Corcoran Streets and 2nd and 3rd Avenue North, Lewistown, Montana
    • Hawthorne School, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Hawthorne School (built 1899 and condemned in 1817). It was located between 2nd and 3rd Avenue North on Evelyn Street. View of the interior of a classroom with rows of desks and American flags hanging from the ceiling.
    • Hawthorne School, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Schools;
    • It was located between Evelyn and Corcoran Streets and 1st and 2nd Avenue. It was built in 1899 and torn down in 1917.
    • Hawthorne School, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Located between Corcoran and Evelyn Streets on the 200 block. It was built in 1899 and demolished in 1917. Children are holding the American flag.
    • Hawthorne School, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown, Montana
    • Hawthorne School (built 1899 demolished 1918). It was located between 2nd and 3rd Avenue North on Evelyn Street.
    • Hawthorne School, Lewistown, Montana

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    • American Flag;
    • It was located between Evelyn and Corcoran Streets and 1st and 2nd Avenue. It was built in 1899 and torn down in 1917
    • Hawthorne School.

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • The school was built in 1899 and condemned in 1917. Located between Corcoran and Evelyn Streets on the 200 block.
    • High Divide School.

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    • Schools;
    • School was located between Lewistown and Grass Range
    • Homes of Lewistown, Montana

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    • James Corcoran built the house in 1897. He built it for his new wife, Anna Trepp, who was the widow of an 1860 pioneer, Martin Trepp. Mr. Corcoran built the house in Lewistown as an exact replica of a fifteen room brick house he had built and lived...
    • Homes of Lewistown, Montana

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    • James Corcoran;
    • Houses on Corcoran Street between 2nd Avenue North and 3rd Avenue North. They were all built by James Corcoran.
    • Homes of Lewistown, Montana

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    • James Cor¬coran built the house in 1897. He built it for his new wife, Anna Trepp, who was the widow of an 1860 pioneer, Martin Trepp. Mr. Corcoran built the house in Lewistown as an exact replica of a fifteen room brick house he had built and...
    • Kendall, Montana

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    • Gold Mining; Kendall, Montana;
    • The town of Kendall, first formed in 1900, quickly grew into a booming mining camp with a population of 1,400 by 1910. Nestled in a sloping valley between two mountain ridges leading to the mining district, Kendall was a town complete with hotel,...
    • Lady on elephant.

    • 1910-1919
    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Parade in Lewistown. Buildings in the background are on south side of the 400 block.
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Freighting;
    • Freight team in front of the Golden Rule Store (400 block on Main Street, Lewistown, MT). The Judith Basin Bank (built 1899) is on the corner with the curved doorway and the old Courthouse is on the far left. The first part of the Burke Hotel is...
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Area included is Washington Street to Virginia Street between the 200 and 300 blocks. Hawthorne School (built 1899, demolished 1918) is shown on far left (top). Home on the left was used for a short time as the Courthouse until the first Courthouse...
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Overview of Lewistown from the corner of 7th Avenue and Main Street looking northeast. Photo is taken from the top of the Attix Clinic. Homes in the foreground are between 6th and 7th Avenues on the south side of Main Street. The Bright/Burke Hotel...
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • The Masonic Temple is the building on the left. The street is 4th Avenue North between Broadway Street and Washington Street
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown as seen from 10th Avenue South between Watson and Janeaux Streets
    • Lewistown, Montana

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    • Lewistown as seen from 10th Avenue south between Watson and Water Streets
    • Lewistown, Montana future Post Office area.

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    • Empty field is where the Post Office would be built in 1931. The area is between Broadway St. and Washington St. on 3rd Avenue North. The buildings on the left are the backside of the Power Mercantile building.
    • Lincoln School, Lewistown, Montana

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    • The second Lincoln School (built 1912) located on 7th Avenue South between Janeaux Street and Watson Street. The houses on the right are on Watson Street and the houses on the left are on Janeaux Street.
    • Lincoln School, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Located between 6th Avenue South and 7th Avenue South. It was built in 1889 and torn down in 1911. It was sometimes called the Brick School.
    • Maiden, Montana

    • 1896-1897
    • Maiden, Montana;
    • Used in U.S. Geological survey report of 1896-97, p. 512. “Skookum Joe” Anderson, David Jones, Frank “Pony” McPartland, J. R. Kemper, C. Snow and others, were credited with the discovery of the mines of the Maiden District. In May, 1880,...
    • Maiden, Montana

    • 1896-1897
    • Maiden, Montana;
    • “Skookum Joe” Anderson, David Jones, Frank “Pony” McPartland, J. R. Kemper, C. Snow and others, were credited with the discovery of the mines of the Maiden District. In May, 1880, “Skookum Joe” and Jones located placer mines in Virgin...
    • Maiden, Montana

    • 1883
    • Maiden, Montana;
    • A residence, laundry and a boarding house. “Skookum Joe” Anderson, David Jones, Frank “Pony” McPartland, J. R. Kemper, C. Snow and others, were credited with the discovery of the mines of the Maiden District. In May, 1880, “Skookum Joe”...
    • Man on a horse.

    • 1900-1909
    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • The street behind him is Broadway at the corner of 5th Avenue north.
    • Masonic Temple building, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Golden Montana Co.;
    • Corner of Broadway and 4th Ave North. The Masonic Temple in Lewistown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is associated with events that reflect significant settlement patterns in the growth of Montana and in the development...
    • Masonic Temple, Lewistown, Montana

    • 1909
    • Masonic Temple; Cook-Reynolds Co;
    • Corner of Broadway and 4th Ave North. The Masonic Temple in Lewistown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is associated with events that reflect significant settlement patterns in the growth of Montana and in the development...
    • Masonic Temple, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Masonic Temple; Chamber of Commerce;
    • Corner of Broadway and 4th Ave North. The Masonic Temple in Lewistown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is associated with events that reflect significant settlement patterns in the growth of Montana and in the development...
    • Masonic Temple, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Masonic Temple, Lewistown, Montana;
    • Corner of Broadway and 4th Ave North. The Masonic Temple in Lewistown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is associated with events that reflect significant settlement patterns in the growth of Montana and in the development...
    • Masonic Temple, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Cook-Reynolds Co.;
    • Corner of Broadway and 4th Ave North. The Masonic Temple in Lewistown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is associated with events that reflect significant settlement patterns in the growth of Montana and in the development...
    • Masonic Temple, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Masonic Temple; Chamber of Commerce;
    • Corner of Broadway and 4th Ave North. The Masonic Temple in Lewistown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is associated with events that reflect significant settlement patterns in the growth of Montana and in the development...
    • Masonic Temple, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Masonic Temple; Argus Printing and Supply; Chamber of Commerce;
    • Corner of Broadway and 4th Ave North. The Masonic Temple in Lewistown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is associated with events that reflect significant settlement patterns in the growth of Montana and in the development...
    • Masonic Temple, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Corner of Broadway and 4th Ave North. Cook-Reynolds Real Estate men. The Masonic Temple in Lewistown is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is associated with events that reflect significant settlement patterns in the growth of...
    • Messier Bros truck

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    • Ike and Slim Messier formed the Messier Bros. Motor Company in 1921. Their business was located between 2nd and 3rd Avenue on Broadway Street, Lewistown, Montana.
    • Messier Bros truck pulling a car.

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    • Ike and Slim Messier formed the Messier Bros. Motor Company in 1921. Their business was located between 2nd and 3rd Avenue on Broadway Street, Lewistown, Montana.
    • Messier Bros. tow truck, Lewistown, Montana

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    • Ike and Slim Messier formed the Messier Bros. Motor Company in 1921. Their business was located between 2nd and 3rd Avenue on Broadway Street, Lewistown, Montana.
    • Nash Motors.

    • 1950-1959
    • Lewistown, Montana;
    • Located on the 100 block of Janeaux Street. Photo taken during the flood of 1953.
    • Norman, W. G.

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    • Jewelry Shops;
    • W. G. Norman came to Montana in 1883 from North Carolina and then to Lewistown in 1884 to celebrate the 4th of and witnessed killing of Rattlesnake Jake. In 1887 opened first jewelry story in Lewistown. He did such well in business for the next few...

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