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    • Milltown before 1910

    • 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of street and houses looking south across what would have been the reservoir. A woodpile is visible in the foreground. Photo caption reads: Milltown before 1910. Label in upper left corner reads "103".
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Hazel Fowler

    • 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Montana -- Social life and customs; Rope; Young women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photograph taken in the Bonner-Milltown area around 1900-1910 of a girl presumed to be Hazel Fowler. Photo caption reads: Unidentified woman from picture taken in the Bonner-Milltown area around 1900-1910.
    • Unloading ice

    • 1904
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Image showing wooden structures, one with walkway entering through door where ice is being transported through. Neighboring building has sign saying Milltown Hall, Ice Cream, Soft Drinks, Cigars & Tobacco, The Parlor. Photo caption reads:...
    • Missoula Central Market

    • 1905
    • Missoula (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Butchers -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photograph showing three men standing in front of shop with several carcasses hanging behind them. Sign at front of shop partially visible identifying store as Central Market in Missoula, Montana. Elk antlers can be partially seen at center of...
    • Constructing the Milltown dam

    • 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Construction; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana
    • Men working on constructing the Milltown dam, a timber-crib, rock-filled dam, on the Blackfoot River. The power-plant is to the left of the dam, and mountains can be seen in the background. A sticker, with a typed number, 130, has been added in the...
    • Flooding at the Milltown dam in 1908

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana
    • Water flows over the Milltown dam during the flood of 1908. Water flows around and under the bottom of the power plant. A sticker, with typed number 135, has been added to the upper left corner of the photograph. Photo caption reads: 1908 flood.
    • Water flowing over the Milltown dam during the 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana
    • This photograph, looking across the river, was taken during the flood of 1908. A portion of the power plant can be seen with water flowing over Milltown Dam and above ground level of the power plant. The embankment to the road and the mountain...
    • Looking towards the Milltown Dam during the 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana;
    • Water flows over the Milltown Dam during the flood of 1908. The power plant is surrounded by water. Another building in the foreground is partially submerged. Photo caption reads: Looking east towards the Milltown Dam during the flood of 1908.
    • Milltown bridge flooded by Blackfoot River in 1980

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph shows the Blackfoot River waters flowing over the surface of the Milltown Bridge in 1908. A small logjam is butting up against bridge and one man is climbing across the jam in the left of the pring. Photo caption reads: 1908 flood;...
    • Fred R. Thibodeau, bartender

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana;
    • A bartender, with his arms folded, stand behind a bar. The bar is possibly what is now Harolds Club. A cash register and mirror are against the wall, and a mirror hangs on the wall. The sign hanging on the wall says "No minors allowed." Photo...
    • Milltown Dam during 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dam failures -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Looking up the Blackfoot River toward the dam. The fast moving water spills over the dam and surrounds the power plant. Trees and utility poles are partially submerged. The south side of dam appears to be missing. Photo caption reads: Missoula...
    • Water flowing over the dam in the 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana
    • Water flows over the Milltown dam during the flood of 1908. The power plant is surrounded by water. Flow at the dam during the flood was estimated at 48,000 cubic feet per second. A sticker, with typed number 133, has been added to the upper left...
    • Water flowing over the Milltown dam during the 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana
    • Water flows over the Milltown dam during the flood of 1908. Water flows around and under the bottom of the power plant. Milltown can be seen in the background. The photograph is taken looking upstream, and the mountains on both sides of the...
    • Repairing the Milltown Dam after the 1908 flood

    • 1909
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Two men stand on the timber framework of the Milltown Dam. The framework is against the rock cliff. A sticker, with typed number 137, has been added to the upper left corner of the photograph. Photo caption reads: 1909, Repairing the dam. Tying the...
    • Repairing the Milltown Dam in 1909 after the 1908 flood

    • 1909
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair
    • Photograph showing detail of timber work for Milltown Dam repair. A sticker, with typed number 138, has been added to the upper left corner of the photograph. Photo caption reads: 1909, Repairing the dam. Pockets were cut in the rock for timbers,...
    • Rock debris left after blast during 1909 Milltown dam repair

    • 1909
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Dams -- Repair; Blackfoot River (Mont.);
    • Photo showing the dam in the background, and a rubble field in the foreground. Photo caption reads: View of work in break taken from bluff after a blast. Note rock in lower right hand corner, 1909.
    • Toe construction to repair the Milltown dam in 1909

    • 1909
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Dams -- Repair; Dams -- Construction -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Construction workers -- Photographs
    • Photo of nine construction workers standing on wooden dam framework. Label in upper left corner reads '142.' Photo caption reads: Repairing the dam in 1909, toe construction. Note excellent tie to old work. Fill being made between openings before...
    • Repairing the Milltown Dam in 1909

    • 1909
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Dams -- Repair; Dams -- Construction -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.)
    • Label in upper left corner reads '140.' Photo caption reads: Repairing the dam in 1909. View of timber work in break behind concrete dam. This was filled with rock and floored over.
    • Milltown Dam with railroad grade and Big Blackfoot Milling Company mills in background

    • 1909-04-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Flour mills -- Montana -- Photographs; Bridges; Hydroelectric power plants
    • Looking up the Blackfoot River at the Milltown Dam and powerhouse. The view shows a railroad grad and bridge, and Milltown can be seen in the background.A sticker, with typed number 131, has been added to the upper left corner of the photograph....
    • Milltown before 1910

    • 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of two rows of houses looking south to the already-logged slope of Mt. Sentinel west of Deer Creek. River not visible in photograph. Photo caption reads: Milltown before 1910.
    • Sanfacon Bar

    • 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a group of men, boys and a dog standing in front of two story building. Wooden barrels are lined up on street in front of the people. Photo caption reads: Sanfacon Bar, 1910. Two doors up from the Midway Bar. A handwritten question...
    • Children posing next to house

    • 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of children assembled in yard of house. Two girls in white, three boys wearing matching shirts. Youngest girl sits in chair at center of photograph. Photo caption reads: This picture taken in 1910 by the house along the Blackfoot River...
    • Riverside Market 1910

    • 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; General stores -- Montana -- Photographs; Stores, Retail -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photograph showing young boy in knickers in front of counter with three men behind counter. Various cans of goods can be seen along back wall. Four barrels are visible on the storeroom floor. What appears to be pieces of meat can be seen on counter...
    • Western Lumber Company

    • 1911
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Forest products industry; Western Lumber Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photograph of Western Lumber Company mill showing mill buildings, logs, and railroad tracks. Photo caption reads: 1911 Western Lumber Co.
    • Fred R. Thibodeau and the Midway Saloon

    • 1911
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana; Boardinghouses -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A man, wearing an apron, stands on the boardwalk of the Midway Saloon. A large sign over saloon door reads "Garden City Beer 5 cents; Restaurant; Furnished Rooms." Lower sign above small barber pole reads "Lunch Counter." Ornate writing on the...
    • Old Finn Hall Suomi Club

    • 1914
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Finnish Americans;
    • Photo of dozens of people posing in front of Finn Hall, including about 15 men in front wearing athletic clothes. "Old Finn Hall - (Suomi Club) area Finnish residents - Milltown-Bonner area - 1914" is handwritten in margin across the bottom of the...
    • Unidentified soldier with George and Simi Petaja

    • 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1914-1918; Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs;
    • Two Petaja children pose with an unidentified soldier outside a tent erected in a clearing. Photo caption reads: Left to right - 1. Unknown soldier, helping guard Milltown bridges during WW I. 2. George Petaja. 3. Simi Petaja.
    • Dancing in Riverside Park

    • 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; United States -- Army; World War, 1914-1918; Dance;
    • Three couples dance in the the park. The women are wear dresses and hats. The men wear World War I-era military uniforms. The photo is similar to a photo on another panel. I the background, pine trees, buildings and the water tower from Western...
    • Unidentified World War I soldiers who helped guard railroad bridges near Milltown and Bonner

    • 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs; United States -- Army; Western Lumber Company;
    • Two unidentified soldiers in uniform stand on railroad tracks. The soldier on the left holds a drawn saber. A handwritten notation in large letters across top of the photograph read "We feel desperate." The mill with smokestacks is visible in the...
    • 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...
    • Milltown circa 1915

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Reservoirs; Rivers; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo looking north from across Milltown dam up the Blackfoot River. The railroad and highway bridge are visible on the left, part of horse barn on the far left and a two-story school and two churches on the far right. Milltown is in the...
    • Milltown around 1915

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; School buildings -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Church buildings -- Montana; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho);
    • Photo of Milltown with the Bonner Mill, Catholic church and school in the background. The Clark Fork River just visible in foreground. Photo caption reads: Milltown about 1915. Bonner Mill, school, church in background. Label in upper left...
    • Western Lumber Co. 1915

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph taken from across the Blackfoot River at train trestle looking towards the Western Lumber Company mill. Railroad tracks, water tower, five smokestacks, the slopes of Woody Mountain above Pine Grove, and saddle of Mount Jumbo are visible...
    • Milltown around 1915

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho); Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo of Milltown with the junction of the Blackfoot and Clark Fork Rivers in the foreground. Part of the railroad bridge is visible on the left. Photo caption reads: Milltown, about 1915, the old Mullan Trail & McCormick Hill can be seen. Label...
    • Riverside Market 1916

    • 1916
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph showing the inside of the Riverside Market in Milltown. Woman sits on barstool at left of image. Two men are visible behind the counter. Two scales and a cash register can be seen on the counter. Pieces of meat are assembled on the...
    • Beginning a road trip to Yellowstone National Park in 1917 in a 1916 Reo automobile

    • 1917
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Automobiles -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows two women and two children sitting in a car with two men standing at front of car. Car is parked on a street in front of buildings, most likely stores. Sign on wall behind car reads Baker. Handwriting beneath photograph states...
    • Soldiers guarding the tunnel near Milltown Dam during World War I

    • 1917
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1914-1918; United States -- Army; Tunnels -- Montana;
    • Three soldiers stand on the railroad tracks in front of the entrance to a tunnel. Two are holding rifles. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "61." Photo caption reads: Soldiers guarding the tunnel near Milltown Dam, WWI.
    • Newlyweds Paul and Ingebord Mickelson

    • 1918
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs; Husbands; Wives; Women -- Montana; Men -- Montana
    • Studio portrait of a young couple. Photo caption reads: Paul and Ingebord Mickelson and wedding, 1918.
    • Ice skaters on frozen river

    • 1920
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Ice skaters -- Montana -- Photographs; Ice on rivers, lakes, etc. -- Montana; Rivers -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph reportedly circa 1920 with nine men wearing ice skates posing on a frozen river, probably the Blackfoot River. Most of the skaters are wearing ties or formal coats. Other skaters are visible further out on the river and the county bridge...
    • Men and horses of the Western Lumber Company

    • 1920
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Draft horses; Horses; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of nine men and about 14 horses, standing in a line. The men are holding the horses' leads. Mill building and water tower are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Men and horses of Western Lumber Company, about 1920.
    • Western Lumber Company paycheck

    • 1921
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Checks -- Photographs; Wages; Western Lumber Company
    • Photo of paycheck issued to Otto Carlson by the Western Lumber Company in Milltown, Montana. The check was in the amount of $55.68, and was issued on April, 5, 1921. It was signed C. H. Richardson (for Charles H. Richardson, manager of the mill)....
    • Water flowing over Milltown Dam spillway

    • 1927
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Spillways -- Photographs; Power-plants
    • Photo of water flowing over dam spillway; powerhouse is next to the dam, on opposite bank of river. Label in upper left corner of photo reads '144.' Photo caption reads: 1927.
    • Riverside Meat Market after fire

    • 1928; 1929
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of burnt building with dog standing in the snow in front of the building. Columnar structures are visible at front of building but storefront is missing. Photo caption reads: Riverside Meat Market after 1928 fire. Sticker in upper left...
    • 1928 Missoulian

    • 1928-12-31
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • The Daily Missoulian, Monday morning, December 31, 1928. Page 1 banner headline reads "One killed at Milltown fire. Hugh Elliott is electrocuted while fighting $5,000 Riverside Market Blaze. (Article headlines in far right column: "Five men hurt...
    • Milltown Post Office  and Hemgrem's Store, circa 1930s

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Stores, Retail -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Close-up of front window of a commercial building. The sign in the window reads "Post Office Milltown, Mont." Cans of food are stacked in a window display. Photo caption reads: Milltown Post Office and Hemgren's Store, 1930s.
    • Milltown Near the old Highway Bridge in the 1930s

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.)
    • Photo of Milltown, showing various homes and storefronts. In lower left of photo, the name "Reardon's" is visible on one storefront. Blackfoot River is visible in the background of photo. Photo caption reads: A picture of a portion of Milltown...
    • Accumulated mud and silt in Milltown dam forebay in 1930

    • 1930-10
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Silt; Mud
    • Label in upper right of photo reads '145.' Photo caption reads: View of dam forebay showing accumulation of silt & mud. October 1930.
    • 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...
    • Happy birthday

    • 1933-06-07
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Birthday parties -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Celebrations -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs;...
    • Photo shows a gathering of people, most if not all women and girls, on the porch, steps and sidewalk of a house. Photo caption reads: Birthday party for Mrs. Charles Rose (age 89). June 7, 1933, Milltown. Mrs. Rene Levesque, center row at right. Do...
    • Sailboat on Milltown Dam reservoir

    • 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Reservoirs; Sailing; Sailboats
    • A small sailboat can be seen on the reservoir. The reflection off the water makes details of the boat hard to see. Photo caption reads: A sailboat on the reservoir behind the Milltown Dam. Late 1930s.
    • Four men at work outdoors

    • 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Four men working. Two men are carrying a plank; another is nailing a plank into a short wall. Photo caption reads: Left to right - 1. 2. Arnold Olson. 3. Elden Levesque 4. Thorval Mikelson. Picture taken by Walter Hook, late 1930's near Milltown.
    • Plowing snow

    • 1936
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Snow; Snowplows; Antique and classic trucks -- Photographs; Icehouses; Sawmill workers -- Photographs;...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "160". Photo shows Carl Johnson standing next to a truck with a snowplow blade fitted to the front. The back is loaded with lumber. There is snow on the ground. Buildings are visible behind the truck. Photo...
    • Milltown during the winter of 1936 - 1937

    • 1936; 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Snow -- Photographs; Houses -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows deep snow drifts around Milltown houses. A snow covered mountain is in the background. Photo caption reads: Milltown. Winter of 1936 - 1937.
    • Milltown, winter of 1936-1937

    • 1936; 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Snow -- Photographs
    • Photo shows two buildings in near background; deep snow in the foreground. Snow-covered mountains in the background of the photo. Photo caption reads: Milltown, winter of 1936-1937.
    • Winter time in Milltown 1936

    • 1936; 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of the Disbrow and Ellis home(s) in Milltown during the winter of 1936-1937 showing high drifts of snow in front of the houses and on the roof. Photograph was taken from the road looking towards the houses. Snow-covered mountain can be...
    • Dick Bush prepares to go fishing

    • 1937-08-19
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Fishing -- Montana -- Photographs; Fishers -- Montana -- Photographs; Creels (Fishing); Fishing rods
    • Photo of Dick Bush, sitting on cement steps of a house, holding a hat in one hand and scratching his head with the other. Behind him, a horseshoe is hanging on a nail. Next to him, a creel, waders and dismantled fly rod and reel are visible....
    • High water at Milltown Dam in 1938

    • 1938
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho);
    • Photo taken downstream of the dam. The word 'ditto' is handwritten in the upper left corner of photo. Photo caption reads: High water at the Milltown Dam, 1938.
    • High water at Milltown Dam in 1938

    • 1938
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a large volume of water streaming through the dam spillway and possible over the top. Photo taken from concrete walkway along dam. Photo caption reads: Highwater at the Milltown Dam, 1938.
    • Clowning around the outhouse

    • 1938
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teenage boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Teenage girls -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Group of teenagers goofing around near old Highway 10 bridge at Milltown. Mary Bush is at the outhouse door that says "Women" and Leo Dufresne and Gene Kyle have thier heads poking out. There is an unidentified boy on the roof looking down. Photo...
    • Bob and Howard Sowre

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Families -- Photographs; Men -- Photographs; Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs; United States -- Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945
    • Photograph taken during World War II of Bob and Howard (Tot) Sowre, both of United States Marines, standing on a wooden walkway in front of a home. Howard is wearing his military uniform. Photo caption reads: Left to right: Bob Sowre and Howard...
    • Paul and Kenny Lizotte

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; United States -- Army; World War, 1939-1945;
    • Two men lean on a car. Paul wears an Army uniform and has a hand on Kenny's shoulder. A dog sits on the ground by the two men. Photo was possibly taken in Milltown. Photo caption reads: Paul and Kenny Lizotte.
    • Summer 1942

    • 1942
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Close up picture of three young men. A general merchandise building, telephone poles and a street corner are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Summer of 1942: Left to Right: 1. Ivan Levesque 2. Arne Ranta 3. Eldon Levesque. ("Summer...
    • The Hamma house

    • 1942
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Houses -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs
    • Photo of a large two story home, with a car parked in front of the house, a picket fence around the yard, and several trees. Label in upper left corner reads "122." Photo caption reads: 1942. The Hamma house.
    • Rene Levesque,  Allen Godbout, and Ivan Levesque

    • 1946-03-16
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Brothers -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Sailors -- United States -- Photographs; United States -- Navy
    • Photo of three men standing outside in open field, mountain visible in the background. Allen Godbout is in a United States Navy uniform. The other two men stand on either side of him, each with a hand on his shoulder. Photo caption reads: Left to...
    • Disbrow's Store in the 1950s

    • 1950
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Grocery trade; Stores, Retail -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo of the interior of a grocery store, taken from higher up, looking over the entire store. Label in upper left corner reads "123." Photo caption reads: Disbrow's Store about 1950.
    • ACM officials (1955)

    • 1955
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company
    • ACM officials standing on the front step of office wearing winter coats. Photo caption reads: ACM officials, Circa 1955. Top Row L to R: Virgil Campbell, Louis LaPaine, Ronald Dix (Mgrs). Bottom Row L to R: Carl Jacobson, Anton Anderson, Emil Ello,...
    • Inspecting ice damage to Milltown Dam in 1968

    • 1968-04
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Mud; Dams -- Effect of ice on
    • Photo shows two workers standing on section of dam. Label in upper left corner of photo reads '146.' Photo caption reads: Section of flashboards taken out by ice in March 1968. Also shows mud deposit above dam. April 1968.
    • Old Western Sawmill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Western Lumber Company; Blackfoot River (Mont.);
    • Photograph of a sawmill showing several buildings, four smoke stacks, a water tower, a teepee burner, and a conveyor going from the mill pond to the second story of one of the buildings. The mountains in the background are pale, probably as a...
    • Beadle residence and bakery

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of Milltown buildings with one on left showing Royal Crown Cola sign over door, Coca Cola signs under the two windows and an indecipherable sign above windows. Building next to store appears to be residence. Photo caption reads: The...
    • Wilbur Lehman

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Boys -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs
    • Photo of a boy standing on a rock in an open lot among houses in Milltown. He is wearing a tie, and is holding a hat in his left hand. Photo caption reads: Wilbur Lehman in Milltown.
    • Ed Labbe

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teenage boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Swimmers; Bathing suits; Parks
    • Photo of a young man in a bathing suit and bare feet, sitting on top of a wooden fence railing. Water can be seen between the fence rails, along with an open park area. Trees and mountain are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Ed...
    • On the front lawn

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Group of people sitting and standing for a photograph in the yard of a house. Picket fence can be seen behind them along with a house. Edith, Eric Ranstrom's young daughter, sits in front center. Photo caption reads: Back row: Elsie Hallgren, Ole...
    • 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....
    • Downstream from the dam

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph taken from a vantage point downstream from Milltown dam. Two women sit on a log on the shore of the river. Two men are standing in the river, one has a fishing pole visible in his hands. No photo caption.
    • Western Lumber Mill green chain

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber;
    • A large group of men sit or stand in the mill. Cut lumber is in the foreground, and the first row of men are clearly sitting on the lumber. Photo caption reads: Western Lumber Mill green chain.
    • Group photo

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Families -- Montana -- Photograph;
    • Twelve young children and eight mothers stand for group photo with Woody Mountain and homes in Milltown visible in background. No photo caption.
    • 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...
    • Studio portrait of Virginia Niemi

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Studio portrait of a woman. Photo caption reads: Virginia Niemi ; Lizotte is handwritten under Niemi.
    • Children in upper Milltown taking garbage to the dump

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Children -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of several children pushing two wood-laden wheelbarrows and a baby buggy on south side of tracks in Milltown. Haze is visible in the air which may be smoke. Woody Mountain rises in background and a train boxcar can be seen in the middle...
    • Jack Erkkila in field

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • A man stands in a field in the Bonner or Milltown area. Photo caption reads: Jack Erkkila.
    • Milltown, Montana, women and children

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Group photograph of some women from Milltown along with a number of children. Two boys and ten girls in front of the women. Bonner Mountain can be seen in background. Photo caption reads: Milltown ladies: 1. Mrs. John Anderson. 2. Mrs. John...
    • Posing by the Mullan Monument at the confluence of the Blackfoot and Clark Fork Rivers

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Mullan, John, 1830-1909 -- Monuments -- Montana; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Four women stand in front of the fence surrounding the monument. Railroad tracks, a teepee burner, and smokestack can be seen in the background between the monument and the mountains. The monument was later moved into Missoula at intersection of...
    • ACM Company engine room

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History;
    • Photograph of the side of a brick building with five tall smokestacks projecting from the roof. Four windows are visible on the side of the building. Photo caption reads: A.C. M. Company engine room.
    • C.H. Richardson

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Western Lumber Company; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Executives -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "157". Photo of older man sitting outside in a wicker rocking chair. He is wearing a striped three-piece suit and a bowler hat. He is holding a cane. There is a large shrub to his left, and behind him...
    • Milltown homes

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a row of houses with Bonner Mountain visible in background. A man stands in front of picket fence in front of the Johnson one-story home. The next two homes are two stories while the last two homes are one-story. A picket fence runs...
    • Looking down into Bonner toward Missoula

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bridges; Buildings -- Photographs; Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company;
    • An oblique-angle view of the Bonner area from the mouth of canyon, looking generally west toward Missoula. Landmarks in the photograph include Heaven Rock, the Milwaukee trestle, both dams, and Mount Jumbo. Photo caption reads: Mill looking toward...
    • Mr. and Mrs. Henry Niskanen

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs; Husbands -- Montana -- Photographs; Wives -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of a man and a woman, sitting on wooden chairs on the porch of a house. Photo caption reads: Mr. and Mrs. Henry Niskanen.
    • Earliest photo of Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph showing mill pond, a building with a smokestack, stacks of lumber, and a rail line or conveyor line entering building. Photo taken from river across and southward to base of sparsely-treed Bonner Mountain. Photo caption reads: Earliest...
    • Group of people in front of store

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Group of people posing in front of storefront. 12 men, one girl, and one dog. Possibly a barbershop as there appears a barber's pole sticking out from storefront. Photo caption reads: First row: ???, St. Maries, Fred R. Thibodeau, "Willie" William...
    • Teens in field

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Young women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo showing two young women standing together in a vacant field. In the distance, a fence, a shed, and stacks of lumber are visible. Photo caption reads: Aili Wiemer, Elmi Erkkila (Kuney).
    • 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...
    • Streetcar

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History;
    • A streetcar on the tracks near Milltown. A large "B" can be seen on the front of car. Homes and mountain are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Streetcar.
    • Blacksmiths shop

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Blacksmithing -- Equipment and supplies; Western Lumber Company
    • Photograph of two men standing by anvil inside a blacksmith's shop. A variety of tools are visible in the background. The man on left has his left foot resting on base of anvil and an elbow resting on his leg. Other man stands with hands behind...
    • The Bob Rooney family

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Families -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Married people -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs;...
    • Undated photo of family standing in front of what appear to be palm trees. Bobby and Virginia are youngsters, about four or five years old. (Virginia's last name is actually Rodrick - Helen's married name). Photo caption reads: Left to right - 1....
    • Group of young girls

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Young women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of seven young women standing outside, next to a building. Photo caption reads: Left to Right: Eileen Lehti, Aafje Dewitt, Rena Chaffey, Elmi Erkkila, Corrine Daigle, ?, Ida Mattson.
    • 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.

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