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    • 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. .
    • Log jam in Bonner in 1908

    • 1908-06-14
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Log...
    • Photo shows mill in background; river in foreground is completely covered by logs. Handwritten across the top of the photo: "Log jam, Bonner, Mont., June 14, 1908"; label in upper left corner of photo reads "13." Typed photo caption reads: 1908 log...
    • ACM Mill with logs in river

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo taken from hill overlooking river and mill. The river is in the foreground, full of logs floating on it. On the opposite bank, mill buildings, including the teepee burner, are visible. Label in upper left corner reads "21". Combining this...
    • ACM Mill buildings with river in foreground

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo taken from hill, shows the river in the foreground, and mill buildings and lumber stacks on opposite bank. Label in upper left corner reads "17." Photo caption reads: ACM Mill.
    • Two men work at breaking up log jam near the Bonner Mill

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Blackfoot River Valley -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of two men in the middle of a river attempting to dislodge a log jam. Logs are visible piled on riverbank behind the men. Photo caption reads: High water at the Bonner Mill, May of 1948. Arne Karkanen is at the left with the pike pole.
    • ACM Mill buildings with river in foreground

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.);
    • Photo taken from a hill, overlooking the mill. The river is visible in the bottom foreground of the photo, and on the bank beyond, are all of the mill buildings. Label in upper left corner reads "20". Combining this photo with the ACM Mill photos...
    • 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 Mill interior in the 1950s

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies...
    • Photo shows interior of mill building and a large milling machine. Squared-off cut logs are being fed into a machine. One mill employee is standing in the center of the photo, loading a log into the machine. No photo caption label, but "Bonner Mill...
    • Carl J. (Collie) Johnson and John McCloskey, sawyer

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Sawmills --...
    • Photo taken inside mill, showing large machine being operated by a man. On far left of photo, the face of a second man can be seen. Photo caption reads: Carl J. (Collie) Johnson on rig and John McCloskey, sawyer. Handwritten on caption label: East...
    • West Riverside about 1915

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Western Lumber Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Label in upper left corner reads "124." The Western Lumber Company office building was later converted into the River City Grill in the late 1990s. Photo caption reads: West Riverside about 1915. Western Lumber Co. office and Finn Hall (upper...
    • 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,...
    • Ben McMurray at Bonner Mill slip

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Forest products industry; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmill workers; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana --...
    • A sawmill employee guides logs onto the slip. A handwritten note on the photo caption states that this is the west slip. Photo caption reads: Ben McMurray at one of the slips at the Bonner Mill.
    • Looking toward Missoula from mountain

    • 1932
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company
    • Photo may have been taken from "B" on Bonner Mountain. Photo overlooks old school, both churches, lumber yard, all of Milltown, and Western Lumber mill across river (with full yard -- pre 1932?). Milltown Dam and Mount Jumbo saddle are in far...
    • 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.
    • Western Lumber Company in winter

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Western Lumber Company; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Photographs; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "152". Photo of the mill taken in winter shows multiple mill buildings and smokestacks. The ground, the roofs of the buildings, and the mountain in the background are all covered with snow. Photo caption...
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company in the 1920s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Automobiles -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Gates --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "22". Photo shows sign at the mill gate: "Anaconda Copper Mining Co." in the center of the sign, flanked by "Bonner Plant" on left, and "Lumber Dept." on right. Two Model A-type autos are parked in front of...
    • The slip at the Western Lumber Company

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "150". Photo shows three men standing on logs in river; a fourth man is visible in the background. Mill buildings, a water tower, and power poles are also visible in the photo. According to the book A Grass...
    • Western Lumber Company office

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Office buildings --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "156". Photo shows a one-story brick building with front porch with columns. A man is sitting on the front porch. The building became the River City Grill in 2002. Photo caption reads: Western Lumber Co....
    • Saw filing room

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies; Files and...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo with number 24 on it. Photo shows large floor-standing machine with wide band-type saw blade running horizontally. In the background, on the left, a man is seen leaning over another machine. Photo caption reads:...
    • Old Western Lumber Company barn

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Barns -- Montana --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "154". Photo taken in winter, and shows Oscar Peterson standing among logs that are covered with snow. A barn and mountain are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Old Western Lumber Co. Barn....
    • Western Lumber Company, about 1915

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "158". Photo of three men standing outside, near stacks of cut lumber. Emery Mattson and Ed Johnson are standing on the ground, and Charles Kolppa is standing on top of one of the shorter stacks. Photo...
    • 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.
    • Water tower

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Fires and fire prevention; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "159". Photo of the water tower at the sawmill. A teepee burner is visible behind it, to the left. The mountain the background is covered with snow. Photo caption reads: The water tower in the photograph...
    • Company store and office

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Company stores -- Montana -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "27." Photo is taken from the south; Bonner Mountain and peaks are in the background. Photo shows the store and office building, with a white fence in from of most of it. Young trees are visible between...
    • Old ACM Store and Office

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Company stores -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Employees -- Photographs; Office buildings -- Montana -- Photographs;...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "28." Photo shows seven men standing on porch of store. The porch has six pillars: four pillars in front, two in rear. A horse-drawn wagon, pulled by two horses stands to the left of the men. There is a...
    • Log pond and slip at Western Lumber Company

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "151". Photo of Western Lumber Company, showing logs floating in the pond in the foreground. Slip and mill buildings are visible. Photo caption reads: Log pond & slip.
    • Melvin Madsen and W. C. Lubrecht stand by stacks of lumber

    • 1936
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lubrecht, W. C. (William C.), -1952; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Label in upper left corner reads "31." Two men stand on rail tracks at base of lumber stack: Melvin Madsen in plaid work jacket, and W. C. Lubrecht in long coat over suit and tie. There is snow on ground. Photo caption reads: "1936. Left to right -...
    • Western Lumber Company

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs;...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "161". Photo shows four men sitting on what appears to be a wagon, in front of a garage building. Photo caption reads: Western Lumber Co. Right to Left: Oscar Werner, Castonguay, Alfred Hanson, Paul Swanson.
    • Tie treating

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana --...
    • Photo of the yard at the mill. Charles H. Richardson is standing in the right foreground, other men are standing either on the ground, on a platform, or on top of a large stack of ties. Photo caption sticker is incomplete. Photo caption reads, in...
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company in the 1930s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Automobiles -- Photographs; Gates -- Photographs; Buildings -- Photographs
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "23." Photo shows front gate of the mill, "Anaconda Copper Mining Co." in large letters in center of sign, with "Bonner Plant" in smaller letters on the left, and "Lumber Dept." in smaller letters on the...
    • Mill workers

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History;
    • Photograph of four men in work clothes standing inside Bonner Mill circa 1960. Some equipment and machinery is partially visible behind them. Photo caption reads: Ray Long, Verner Haaglund, Gordon Teague and Jerry Buckhouse.
    • West Coast Lumberman

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History;
    • Clipped page from West Coast Lumberman magazine, page 52 The name Percy Thibodeau is handwritten at top right. Photo on page of 6 men. Caption: The "Anaconda Copper Mining Co., Lbr. Dept. filing crew. Left to right: Percy Thibodeau, Willis Ross...
    • Bonner / Milltown area about 1915

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Western Lumber Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Power-plants
    • Photo taken from above, at a distance, showing the mill, houses and the power plant. Label in upper left corner of photo reads '148.' Photo caption reads: Bonner, Milltown, power plant houses, Western Lumber Company, West Riverside, about 1915.
    • Power plant worker housing north of Milltown Dam about 1915

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Industrial housing; Company towns; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Houses -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs
    • Photo taken from above, showing row of houses, each with a fenced yard, and mature trees. Beyond, stacks of lumber are visible. Label in upper left corner of photo reads '149.' Photo caption reads: Houses of power plant workers, just north of...
    • 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.
    • Western Lumber Company about 1915

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo taken from hill, looking down on the mill. Label in upper left corner reads '147.' Photo caption reads: Western Lumber Company, about 1915.
    • Ruins from the 1919 fire at the Bonner Mill

    • 1919
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- Fire, 1919; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Fire losses; Fires -- Montana -- Bonner; Lumber industry -- Fires and fire prevention; Lumber industry --...
    • Photo of ruins after the fire at the Bonner Mill. Photo caption reads: The Bonner Mill burned Jan. 1919. Caption originally read "about 1918"; this was crossed out and "Jan. 1919" was handwritten to replace it.
    • Bonner Mill debarker

    • 1958
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber trade -- Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of mill yard showing timber, teepee burner, debarker, railroad tracks carrying a crane car. There is snow visible on the mountain in the background. Photo caption reads: Bonner Mill Debarker 1958.
    • 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...
    • View of mill buildings in Bonner from the Margaret Hotel about 1925

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.); Community gardens -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills...
    • View of the mill, showing a picket fence at the lower edge of the photo, with the garden on the other side of it. The mill is visible past the gardens. Photo caption reads: Bonner, taken from the Margaret Hotel about 1925.
    • ACM Mill on the banks of the river

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Dams -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumber...
    • Photo taken from a hill, overlooking the river, the dam, and the mill. Label in upper left corner reads "19". Combining this photo with the ACM Mill photos with labels "20" and "21" in the upper left corner of the photos creates a panoramic view of...

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