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    • 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.
    • 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,...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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....
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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)....
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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 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...
    • 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....
    • 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 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 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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....
    • 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,...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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 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...
    • 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...
    • 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 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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:...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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".
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • Hot pond

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Lumbering -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Log driving;
    • Photograph of man walking on logs that are floating in the hot pond of the mill at Bonner. Various buildings can be seen behind him along with a large pile of logs. A log loader can be seen in the background along with a railcar full of logs. Photo...
    • I'll raise ya two!

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Card games;
    • Photo of a group of men sitting around a table inside the Milltown Clubhouse, presumably playing cards. Some children are standing around the table watching the game. A sign reading "Milltown skating rink now open, season tickets now on sale." is...
    • Mill operation

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumbering -- Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs;...
    • Photograph of two men working inside the mill. Large band saw can be seen in front of the men with logs waiting to be fed into it. Photo caption reads: Mill operation.
    • Old Highway 10 bridge

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bridges;
    • View from Milltown side of the bridge. A semi-truck is approaching midway across bridge. Damage to photo is visible in center. Photo caption reads: The Old Highway 10 bridge just west of Milltown.
    • The Midway Saloon

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Nine men stand or sit on the boardwalk of The Midway Saloon, a false-front wooden building. Two of the men wearing aprons and standing in front of the door to the saloon are probably owners or employees. Another man rests his arm on a signboard on...
    • Russell and Hazel Beadle carriage ride to town

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horse-drawn vehicles -- Photographs;
    • Russell and Hazel sit in a small buggy. Hazel holds reins hooked to pinto painted pony on an unpaved street in Milltown. The building behind them has a sign above the door with "Home Bakery" on the sign. The bakery is on a street corner, and...
    • Tom Foucher and horse

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Draft horses;
    • Tom Fouher, barn boss, holds the lead rope of a large work horse standing in front of a wood building with white picket fence in front of the building. The building is probably his residence that was built next to the barn. Photo caption reads: Tom...
    • Mill men

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Baptiste Godbout, John Karkaren, Tom Foucher, and John Egan standing outdoors. Photo caption reads: L to R: Baptiste Godbout, John Karkanen, Tom Fouche, John Egan.
    • Beadle Butcher Shop

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph shows two men behind counter with woman sitting on stool in front of counter. Scale and cash register are visible on counter. Meat can be seen in glass case under counter. Mirror on back wall shows reflection of meat counter. Two men are...
    • Clark Fork River swimming hole

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Swimmers; Bridges; Rivers -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Three girls in swim caps are in the river with heads and shoulders visible above water. The Duck Bridge is in the background. The photo was taken from the middle of the river. Silhouettes of other people can be seen on the bridge, and another...
    • 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...
    • Three men with stacks of lumber

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber-yards -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company
    • Photo shows Emery Madsen and Ed Johnson standing in front of stacks of boards, and Charles Kolppa sitting on top of a stack. Photo caption reads: Emory Madsen, Charles Kolppa, Ed Johnson.
    • 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...
    • Turbines inside the Milltown Dam and powerhouse

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana; Turbines; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Man standing in a large open room with the five turbines that had a rated capacity of 13,000 kilowatts. A sticker, with a typed number, 132, has been added in the the upper left corner of the photograph. Photo caption reads: Inside the Milltown Dam...
    • The Dufresne family

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Families -- Montana -- Photographs; Families -- Photographs
    • Dufresne family posing in front of house in what appears to be Milltown. Photo caption reads: Armand, Dora, Louis, Louise, and Leo Dufresne.
    • Aftermath of a snow in Milltown

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Snow; Automobiles; Service stations -- Montana -- Photographs; Automobile repair shops; Wreckers (Vehicles)
    • Photo of town after a heavy snow. There are deep snowbanks, and the cars are covered with snow. A sign on the side of a two-story building reads "Wrecker. Johnson's Garage. Shell" The garage itself is to the right of the cars. Woody Mountain is in...
    • Milltown in the 1930s or 1940s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Service stations -- Montana -- Photographs; Automobile repair shops; Barbershops; Grocery trade; Streets -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo looking down on Milltown at an oblique angle. Levesque Barbershop is at right center of photo. Weimers Station is in the right foreground. Most homes in the photo are across street from Weimers. The street in the photo leads down to the...
    • Hazel Beadle at the swimming hole

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Swimmers; Bridges; Rivers -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • The head of a young woman or girl wearing a swim cap is visible above the water in the Clark Fork River. Photo is taken from the middle of river. A bridge can be seen in the background. An individual stands backward halfway out on the diving board...
    • Hamalainen Boarding House

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Boardinghouses
    • Photograph of the Hamalainen boarding house in Milltown. Large house shown with two chimneys and two out-buildings. One person stands by the fence. Laundry hangs in the yard at the side of the house. Power pole can be seen in the background at...
    • Pat Cyr's Saloon

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of white building with advertisements on side for Lucky Strike and Camel cigarettes. Also sign saying "Riverside Pool Hall." Young boy is walking from saloon towards woman who is standing in center of street. Photo caption reads: Pat...
    • 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.
    • The old Atlantic Bar

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Milltown (Mont.) -- History
    • Photo caption reads: The old Atlantic Bar. It was located just south of present day Harold's Club. (Two men standing in front of doors. five others sitting on bench in front of window ; "The Atlantic Bar" painted on the window) .
    • Waiting for the streetcar in Milltown

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School children -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of 14 children sitting on a long bench waiting for the street car. Some children hold hula-hoops in their hands. IWW graffiti can be seen on the wall. Handwritten on the photograph (via the negative) is "River-side electric station...
    • 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.
    • Mel's Midway Bar

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of two men standing in front of Mel's Midway Bar. One man's face is partially hidden behind box of Chesterfields that he is holding. Photo caption reads: Berty Kyle, Mike Simmon.
    • Ina Harris Larson in Milltown

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Houses -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs;...
    • Photo taken down a dirt street in Milltown. Three buildings are visible, though four are described in caption. A young girl in a dress and hat is sitting in a little wagon in the middle of the street. Photo caption reads: Ina Harris Larson. Left to...
    • The Niemi family

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs; Husbands -- Montana -- Photographs; Wives -- Montana --...
    • Studio family portrait, with husband, youngest daughter, and wife, respectively, in front row, and two older daughters in back row. Photo caption reads: Left to right: Back row -- Irma and Virginia. Front row -- Charlie, Mildred and Ida Niemi.

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