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    • Filming of the movie Timberjack in the Blackfoot during the early 1950's

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Blackfoot River Valley (Mont.); Men -- Photographs; Freight cars -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Motion pictures -- History -- 20th century; Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century; Motion...
    • Color photo of seven unidentified men standing in brush below railroad track. There is one flatcar visible on the track. The film was released in 1955. Photo caption reads: Filming of the movie Timberjack in the Blackfoot during the early 1950's.
    • Early day steam shovel

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • An unidentified man stands at door of steam shovel, with smoke rising from the smoke stack. The steam shovel sits in a shallow pit. Several young people stand in the shovel bucket, which is several feet off the ground. Photo caption reads: Early...
    • Bonner Mill superintendent Jack Mairs with Mrs. Mairs

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of man and woman standing in doorway of wooden structure. Man wears overalls. Photo caption reads: Jack Mairs, supt. of Bonner mill, late 1920s and early 1930's.
    • Nels Abrahamson

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History;
    • Studio portrait of a very tall man sitting on a barstool. A white background sheet can be seen in the left of the photograph and a grey screen behind the man. Photo caption reads: Big Nels Abrahamson. An early day photo when he was a young man in...
    • Early view of the Bonner ACM Dam

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company;
    • Picture of dam with buildings in background. Photo caption reads: Early day view of the Bonner ACM Dam at Bonner.
    • Simi Petaja near ACM Dam at Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company;
    • Woman stands near a dam. Water flows over the dam, and mill buildings can be seen on the other side of the dam. Photo caption reads: Simi Petaja near early day ACM Dam at Bonner.
    • ACM Mill in the early days

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo overlooking the mill, taken from a hillside. The teepee burner is visible on the right side of the photo. The number '69' is handwritten in the upper right hand corner of the photo. Photo caption reads: Early day view of ACM mill.
    • Jeff Demmons

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;...
    • Studio portrait of man wearing dress suit and hat, standing next to a printed backdrop of an ornate fireplace. His right hand is resting on the back of a chair. Handwritten photo caption reads: Jeff Demmons, ACM river boss, early 1900's.
    • Two men and a dog in an automobile

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Automobiles -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of two men and a dog in topless car. Driver is staring down at steering wheel while passenger and dog are staring at camera. The number 27 appears on the front radiator of the car. Spare inner tube hands on a hook alongside the vehicle....
    • Southern part of Bonner in the early 1900s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Automobiles -- Photographs; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows a row of houses on the left side of the photograph and a boardwalk leading to one of the houses. Utility poles line the street, and several cars are on the street. A fence separates the street from what appears to be the...
    • Bonner and Milltown, Montana

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Blackfoot River Valley (Mont.); Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho); Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Mullan Road;
    • Looking northeast across the Clark Fork River into Milltown and Bonner and up into Blackfoot River Valley. Milltown is in the foreground with two bridges crossing the Blackfoot River at Milltown near the confluence of the Blackfoot and Clark Fork...
    • Log jam north of Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Women -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry --...
    • Photo of two women wearing light-colored dresses and hats, standing or sitting on logs in the river. Log jam stretches into the background of the photo. Photo caption reads: Two women in early days on log jam north of Bonner.
    • Potomac logging camp

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River Valley (Mont.); Shay locomotives; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Blackfoot River Valley -- Photographs; Timekeeping; Steam...
    • Photo shows Shay engine pulling caboose and flatcar, taken at an angle from the rear of the train. Three men are on the flatcar: two seated and one standing. Kenneth Ross is one of the men on the flatcar. Another man is standing on the ground next...
    • Hotel Margaret and early mill in Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Hotels...
    • Photo taken from side of mountain looking down on Bonner. The Margaret Hotel and gardens are in the foreground. The old mill with smoke rising from stacks is in the background. Houses are seen to the right and left of the Margaret Hotel. A sticker...
    • Class photograph

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs; School children -- Montana -- Photographs; School children -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Students -- Montana -- Bonner --...
    • Class photo of a group of young children, standing on the steps of the old Bonner School. Judging by their clothing, estimated date is early 20th century. Photo caption reads: Left to Right: Row 1: Harry Peterson, Carl Brandt, Billy Pleasant, Clark...
    • Montana Power dam in Milltown

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Buildings -- Photographs; Montana Power Company
    • The photograph, taken looking to the northeast, shows an oblique view of the Milltown Dam and surrounding area. The dam across the Blackfoot River is seen in the foreground. Duck Bridge is toward the top of the photograph. Hand-printed on the...
    • Schools and churches

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Catholic church buildings -- Montana; Church buildings -- Montana -- Photographs; Lutheran church buildings -- Montana; Schools -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows (left to right) the old Bonner School, the first St. Ann's Catholic Church, and the early Our Savior's Lutheran Church. The label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "162." No photo caption.
    • Piltzville

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs
    • View of town from above shows a number of houses, several streets, and a bridge. Cars are parked in front of some of the houses. At least some of the cars appear to be 1930's to early 1940's vintage vehicles. Photo caption reads: Piltzville.
    • Bonner, early 1950s

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Trestles;
    • Photograph looking down into Bonner and the Blackfoot River. The photograph shows the road along the river, train tracks, and a trestle. The mill can be seen in the photograph as well as town buildings. Mountains can be seen in the background. Logs...
    • Early day teachers and students

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Classes (Groups of students) -- Photographs; Students -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Teachers -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of students and teachers. Five teachers are in the back row; the rest of the individuals in the photo are students. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "83." Photo caption reads: Early Day Teachers And Students....
    • Dumping large rock from Blackfoot River into hole in Milltown Dam (1 of 5)

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair;
    • Image shows found men standing in a snowy landscape watching a large rock being hoisted onto a wooden pallet. Photo caption reads: At Left, K.B. Frye (leftmost of 2 captions). Main caption reads: "Series of five pictures show the loading of a...
    • Harpers Lake picnic.

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Ford Model A automobile
    • Photograph shows several people standing between a tent and a lake. Two Model A's are parked in the field near the tent. Mountains are in the background. "Harper's Lake" is handwritten at bottom of the photograph. Photo caption reads: Early days...
    • Crossing the Blackfoot River in the early days

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horse-drawn vehicles
    • Five men stand in an uncovered, horse-drawn wagon in the middle of the Blackfoot River. Photo caption reads: Crossing the Blackfoot River in early days.
    • Early day Bonner Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horse-drawn vehicles; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Ray and Ed Moss plus four unidentified men stand near three teams of horses, two of which are attached to log wagons. Mill buildings are in the background. Photo caption reads: Early day Bonner Mill; At far left, Ray Moss. Second from left, Ed...
    • Queen Hotel and Potomac Saloon

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Hotels -- Montana -- Photographs; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana
    • A very faded photograph of two adjoining, long two-storied white buildings. The hotel is higher than the saloon. The sign on tallest building reads "Queen Hotel, John Rinouette or Rinquette." Woman, dog, and man stand in front of motel. Another man...
    • Cowboy Annie

    • 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lasso; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Rope; Cowgirls
    • Studio portrait of a young woman wearing a dark dress with sailor collar and anchor trim, large bow in hair, gloves, hat, holster with gun, and swinging a lasso. Photo caption reads: Early day Milltown-Bonner picture. Woman unknown. Additional...
    • Logging in cedar forests

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Logging; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Saws -- Photographs; Cedar;
    • Two men in woods cut trees. One man is using a crosscut saw. The other man is standing on a the tree that is being cut. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "1." Photo caption reads: Early day logging in cedar forests.
    • Two women on log jam, early 1900's

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Log transportation; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows log jam which fills entire field of view. Two women in light-colored dresses are seated next to each other on a log. Photo caption reads: Two women on log jam north of Bonner in early 1900s. .
    • Rev. A. O. Hjemboe

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lutheran Church -- Clergy -- Montana;
    • Portrait photograph. A label with the number "170" is affixed to the upper left corner of photo. Photo caption reads: Rev. A.O. Hjemboe.
    • Meeting on the streets of Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs
    • Photo of a man and two women, one pushing a stroller, walking on a sidewalk next to a wooden fence. There is snow on the ground. In the background, an unidentified man is crossing the street. Photo caption reads: Picture taken in Bonner during the...
    • Four unidentified men in suits in the early 1900s

    • 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Four unidentified men wearing suits and hats pose for a formal photo; two men sit on stools ; the other two men stand behind them. Photo caption reads: Early Milltown-Bonner photo, between 1900-1910.
    • Joe Boileau

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A man stands in a clearing in the woods. He hold some sort of stick, possibly a fishing pole, in his left hand. Photo caption reads: Joe Boileau. West Riverside, early days.
    • Unidentified man and woman sit for portrait in the early 1900s

    • 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • An unidentified man and woman posing for studio shot. The man wears a suit, the woman wears a high-necked dress. Photo caption reads: Early Milltown-Bonner photo, between 1900-1910.
    • Hal and Judy Thibodeau Karl

    • 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Two young adults pose outdoors, possibly in the early 1970s. Both wear short sleeve shirts. Trees and a wood pile can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Hal and Judy Thibodeau Karl.
    • The Fuller family

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Studio portrait of Earl and Ada Fuller and their daughters. The youngest two daughters are seated in front. Photo caption reads: The Fuller family, early 1930s. Back row, left to right - Ada, Earl, and Edith. Front row, left to right - Lois and...
    • Unidentified man and two women pose for photograph

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Women's hats;
    • Studio photograph of an unidentified man wearing a suit and hat, flanked by two unidentified women wearing furs, coats, dresses, and hats. Photo caption reads: Early Milltown-Bonner photo, between 1900-1910.
    • Bonner lumberjacks in Milltown in the early 1900s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) --...
    • Photo of four men in suits and hats, one holding the hand of a young girl, standing in front of a building. Photo caption reads: Bonner lumberjacks at Milltown, early 1900's.
    • Pre-school class at the Swedish Lutheran Church

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Church buildings -- Montana -- Milltown; Lutheran church buildings -- Montana; Children -- Montana -- Milltown
    • Photo of 22 young children in hats and coats, standing outside the Swedish Lutheran Church. Label in upper left corner of photo reads "128." According to the book 'A grass roots tribute: The story of Bonner, Montana,' the Swedish Community Church...
    • The Swedish Missions Church

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Church buildings -- Montana -- Milltown; Lutheran church buildings -- Montana; Men -- Montana -- Milltown; Women -- Montana --...
    • Photo of church building, with approximately 20 adults and children standing on the front steps. According to the book 'A grass roots tribute: The story of Bonner, Montana,' the Swedish Community Church was a Lutheran church built in the early...
    • Bonner lumberjacks and families in the early 1900s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Loggers -- Montana -- Photographs; Families -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Logging...
    • Photo of a group of men, women and children, all in dress clothes, seated or standing next to a wooden building. Young trees and a picket fence are also visible behind them. Handwritten photo caption reads: Bonner lumberjacks & families in...
    • Bonner Mill in the early 1900's

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph overlooking Bonner Mill with Hotel Margaret visible in the background. Some houses are visible around the hotel. Photo caption reads: Picture of the Bonner Mill, early 1900's.
    • Filming of the movie Timberjack at Bonner and in the Blackfoot in the early 1950s

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Motion pictures -- History -- 20th century; Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century; Motion pictures -- Pictorial works; Motion picture locations -- Montana -- Photographs;...
    • Blurry color photograph taken outdoors shows a Shay locomotive, with steam and smoke. Crowds of people are around it. High weeds in the foreground. Some house roofs are visible behind engine. The motion picture was released in 1955. Photo caption...
    • Timekeeper at early day logging camp in the Potomac area

    • 1912
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Offices -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Employees -- Photographs;...
    • Photo of office, showing man seated in a chair with an empty chair beside him. There is a desk on the wall to his right, with cubbies full of papers. On the wall to his left are shelves with books and other items. Calendar on the wall shows March,...
    • Early day aerial view of Milltown Dam

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Power-plants -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Low-angle aerial view of dam and powerhouse. Photo caption reads: An early view of the Milltown Dam.
    • An early mill in Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner (Mont.) -- History;
    • Photo showing mill buildings ; smoke rising from several stacks ; mountains in background. Label in upper left corner of photo has number '11' written on it. Book 'A grass roots tribute: The story of Bonner, Montana' also has this photo, with a...
    • Bonner School in the 1950s

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School buildings -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • View of the old school from the church parking lot with snow on the ground. Several 1950s style cars are parked in front of school. The present-day gym is visible in the back. Bonner Mountain is in background. Photo caption reads: Early 1950s.
    • Old Bonner School house

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School buildings -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a two-story school building. A mountain can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: The old Bonner School house in early 1930s.
    • Bonner School showing 7th and 8th Grade entrance

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School buildings -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; School buildings -- Montana -- Photographs; Schools -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Schools -- Montana -- History
    • Photo caption reads: Early day picture of the Bonner School showing 7th and 8th grade entrance - facing south towards Piltzville.
    • Unidentified students and teacher in classroom in a Blackfoot Valley school

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School children; Rural schools -- Montana
    • Students and teacher sit at desks in a classroom with stove in the foreground. A small bell sits of the teacher's desk at the front of the room. Photo caption reads: Early day picture of school house 1 mile west of Blackfoot Ranch in Blackfoot...
    • Unidentified teacher and students in Blackfoot Valley school classroom

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School children; Teachers -- Montana; Rural schools -- Montana
    • Nine students and one teacher stand in front of a blackboard that has rows of five-digit numbers written on it. Pictures line the walls at the top of board. The teacher stands in back on left and is half a head shorter than the girl in middle of...
    • Early Day Picnic

    • 1928
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Social participation; Communities -- Montana; Picnics; Montana -- Social life and customs
    • Photograph of a group of people from the Bonner-Milltown area enjoying an early day picnic in 1928. Photo caption reads: An early day picnic in the Blackfoot. People were from the Bonner-Milltown Area. Taken in 1928... On separate caption: Baron...
    • Early day Bonner School students and teacher

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Students -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Classes (Groups of students) -- Photographs; Boys -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Teachers -- Montana...
    • Class photograph of student and teacher standing on school steps. Photo caption reads: Early day Bonner School Picture. 1. Lila Lundy, 2. Grace LeClaire, 3. Laura Nelson, 4. Edna Teague, 5. Ina Tickenen 6. Freda Salmonson, 9. ___ 10. ___ 11. ___...
    • Early day teachers

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teachers -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Six teachers stand on the school steps. Label in upper left corner reads "84." Photo caption reads: Early day teachers. Left to right: Lilah Eberle, Mary LaForge, W.F. Akin, Principal, Jennie McGregor, Lucille Cook, Donata Violette.
    • Early 1900's-vintage Case steam tractor

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Tractors -- Montana -- Photographs; J.I. Case Threshing Machine Company
    • Color photograph of a green Case tractor with red-spoke wheels. Two 1960s vintage automobiles are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Old steam tractor, purchased from Ernest Wills in the Blackfoot, 1908.
    • Unidentified men stand around early sports car

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs; Automobiles -- Photographs
    • Photo shows eight young men standing near rear of early model sports or racing car, on an unpaved dirt road. Some of the men have their arms around each others' shoulders. Photo caption reads: Identities not certain. Walter Hines' car? Doodum...

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