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    • Clyde Jammer

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Forest products industry; Logging -- Equipment and supplies; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Log transportation; Logging railroads
    • A "jammer" with a load of logs sits on railroad tracks. Photo caption reads: Clyde "Jammer".
    • Western Lumber Company and the old Black Highway Bridge

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Western Lumber Company; Blackfoot River (Mont.)
    • A bridge crosses a river with logs floating in the river. There is snow on the ground and what appears to be ice in the river. Photo caption reads: Looking to the southwest towards the old Western Mill and the old Black Highway Bridge.
    • Charlie Oxford logging operation in 1938

    • 1938
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Logging; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry;
    • A girl stand behind two large logs. There is snow on the the ground and a mountain in the background. Photo caption reads: 1938. Charlie Oxford logging operation near Turah. Norma Oxford standing behind logs.
    • ACM horse teams

    • 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Barns -- Montana -- Photographs; Horses; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • A group of men and horses stand in a line in front of the ACM barn. Other buildings and the mountains are visible in the background. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "10." Photo caption reads: ACM horse teams, all but...
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company barn and horses

    • 1900
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Barns -- Montana -- Photographs; Horses; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • A group of men and horses stand outside a large barn. A label affixed to the upper left corner reads "9." Photo caption reads: Anaconda Copper Mining Co. barn & horses in Bonner around 1900. Matt Kennedy, barn boss, (Charley's Dad) in front.
    • Clarence Haaglund and cut-off saw

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Saws; Sawmill workers;
    • A laborer monitors a large saw cutting a log. Photo caption reads: Clarence Haaglund and cut-off saw.
    • 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.
    • Allard Crabtree, sawyer

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Saws; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • A man stands at a saw in the mill. Photo caption reads: Allard Crabtee, sawyer.
    • A.C.M. Mill Slip

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company;
    • A man stands on logs floating in the mill pond. A log can be seen on the mill slip is in the foreground. The far bank of Blackfoot River is in the background. Photo caption reads: A.C.M. Mill Slip. Herb Demmons, river boss, on log in middle of hot...
    • Marvin Troutwine working construction at the Bonner Plant in 1962

    • 1962
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Cranes, derricks, etc.; Anaconda Forest Products Company;
    • A man stands on top of building being constructed with a crane towering behind him. Deer Creek and Kelly Pine Field dugout are in the background. Marvin blocks the view of the school. Photo caption reads: Marvin Troutwine at Bonner during new plant...
    • Hank Claus and the set works at the mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs;
    • A man, working with mill machinery, can be seen on the left side of the photo. The face of another man is visible behind a large log on the right side of the photo. Two logs are in the photo. The log on the left has been cut. Photo caption reads:...
    • 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.
    • Gus Stokke's truck at the ACM plant

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A truck at the ACM plant is backed up to a loading area and carries a load of lumber. The top of a teepee burner and buildings can be seen in the background.The ground is wet. Photo caption reads: One of Gus Stokke's trucks at the ACM plant.
    • Charlie Oxford logging operation in 1942

    • 1942
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Logging -- Machinery; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A truck is parked near the railroad tracks in a field. Logs are on the ground in several places; some are stacked. The triangular structure in the middle of the photo is probably a gin pole. Mountains are in the background. Piltzville can be seen...
    • Hauling blanks

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horse-drawn vehicles -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • A two horse team is hitched to a wagon loaded with blanks. Two men sit on boards on the wagon. There is snow on the ground, and stacks of lumber can be seen in the background. No photo caption.
    • View of Bonner Mill from the air

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumbering -- Montana -- History
    • Aerial photo take upriver of the mill with river in foreground and up the right side of the photo. Logs are floating on the river. Hotel Margaret is visible in the upper left of the photo. There are no grandstands at the baseball field, indicating...
    • Loading logs at Bonner Mill

    • 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971; 1972
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Log transportation -- Photographs; Logging -- Machinery; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Logs; Logging railroads;
    • Anaconda Forest Products Lumber Jack loader placing logs on train car. There is one man visible inside loader and one man standing next to front wheel of loader, both wearing hardhats. Possibly taken in the 1960s. "Bonner Mill" handwritten on...
    • Bill Roberts and Carl Larson stand on stack of lumber

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber trade; Forest products industry; Lumber-yards
    • Bill Roberts and Carl Larson stand on a stack of lumber. One man has an arm resting on a gin pole. Photo caption reads: Bill Roberts and Carl Larson.
    • Old flour mill and power plant, about 1900

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Flour mills -- Montana -- Photographs; Power plants -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Blackfoot River is in foreground of photo; there are some logs floating in the lower left of the photo. The old flour mill (which burned down in 1904) is shown on the left, and the power plant on the right. Photo caption reads: About 1900. Old...
    • 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...
    • Don Ruby in the old ACM jammer

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Close up of a steam jammer sitting in log yard. Photo caption reads: Don Ruby in the old ACM jammer.
    • New construction at the Bonner Plant

    • 1962
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Anaconda Forest Products Company; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Color photograph looking up at beams with a man standing on the framework. The cloudless sky is a bright blue. Photo caption reads: New construction at the Bonner Plant, 1962.
    • Construction of new Bonner plant in 1962

    • 1962
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Buildings -- Photographs; Anaconda Forest Products Company; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Color photograph showing two men working on building frames, amid construction of big green plywood buildings. A chip train can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: New construction at Bonner Plant, 1962.
    • On the Blackfoot River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Boats and boating; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Four adults, all wearing hats, sit in a rowboat below Mill Dam. The boat is perpendicular to the shore in the middle of river. A teepee burner and other mill buildings can be seen near the river bank. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the...
    • Logging sled

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horse-drawn vehicles; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Snow; Log transportation
    • Four horses pull a logging sled along a snow-covered road. The driver sits on the logs. No photo caption.
    • Olaf (Ole) Halgren, Ed Berglund, Frank Halvori, and an unidentified man on green chain

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Photographs;
    • Four men stack lumber on the green chain inside the sawmill. Photo caption reads: Left to right: Olaf (Ole) Halgren, Ed Berglund, ____, Frank Halvori.
    • Retiring employees Guy Trenary, Willis Ross, Jack Root, and Ben Rae

    • 1957-08-01
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Four men, all wearing suits and ties, pose indoors. There is a curtain behind them, and an American flag is barely visible on the left side of the photo. A label attached to the upper left corner of the photo reads "42." Photo caption reads: All...
    • Gunnar Iverson

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horse-drawn vehicles; Lumber
    • Gunnar Iverson sits on a lumber wagon loaded with boards in front of a building, possibly at the mill. A team of two white horses is hitched to the wagon with an unidentified man holding the horses' reins. Photo caption reads: Gunnar Iverson.
    • ACM hot pond, 1948

    • 1948
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • High water fills the pond to the base of a building. Part of mill is visible on the left side of the photo. A pile of logs are stacked next to railroad tracks in by the river. Photo caption reads: View of ACM hot pond during high water of 1948.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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 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....
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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:...
    • 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...
    • Bonner before 1910

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Jumbo, Mount (Mont.) -- Photographs; Sentinel, Mount (Missoula County, Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber-yards -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Label in upper left corner reads "25." Photo shows homes set somewhat haphazardly along logged-over flat that is now Bonner. It is unclear which is Bonner House. Hundreds of lumber stacks fill the open flat. Pine-lined river-bank can be seen in the...
    • 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 -...
    • Log landing at ACM mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Forest products industry; Log transportation -- Photographs; Logging railroads;
    • Logs are stacked on railroad cars. The tracks are against a tree-covered hill. Photo caption reads: Log landing at ACM mill with old log jammer in the background.
    • Log jam in the Blackfoot River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Trestles; Lumber trade; Forest products industry
    • Logs behind boom in the Blackfoot River. The middle bridge is visible, and the photograph was taken looking toward the mouth of the river. Photo caption reads: Log jam in Blackfoot River.
    • Log drive above Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Log driving; Rivers
    • Logs fill the Blackfoot river just above Bonner. The road and buildings can be seen on the east side of the river. Photo caption reads: Log drive.
    • Western Lumber Company with logs along bank of streetcar right-of-way

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Forest products industry; Industrial chimneys; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber-yards -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Looking across the river to the old mill. Logs are in the water, and the mill is in the background. Smoke can be seen rising from the mill. Mountains are in the far background. Photo caption reads: Old view of the Western Lumber Company, with logs...
    • Logs just north of Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber trade; Forest products industry; Lumber and lumbering
    • Looking down the Blackfoot River toward a mill. Photo caption reads: Logs just north of Bonner. Old swimming hole was by pier.
    • Bonner and Milltown, Montana

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Laminated wood; Wooden beams; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs
    • Man stands next to a stack of lumber, looking at a triangular tag. The letters 'A I T C' may be seen in the center. Caption below photo reads: Jack Ailport. Label above photo reads: Anaconda Company beam lamination process.
    • Wilbur Woffe at lumber mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs
    • Man wearing gloves is bent over, lifting or moving pieces of lumber. Photo caption reads: Wilbur Woffe.
    • Man with two horses

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company
    • Man wearing hat and striped suspenders holds lead ropes for two dark horses. An unidentified building is in the background -- perhaps the old Western Lumber Company barn. Photo has no caption.
    • ACM lunchroom during World War II

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Forest products industry; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Cafeterias
    • Numerous workers sit at six tables in a lunchroom. Most are looking at the camera. Hats hang on pegs on the walls. Photo caption reads: ACM lunchroom during World War II days.
    • Two men stand on log pile

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Forest products industry; Logging -- Equipment and supplies
    • Oscar Peterson and an unidentified man stand on a log pile in the snow and holding what appear to be axes. Photo caption reads: Left to right: Oscar Peterson.
    • Operating the trimmer

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo is taken inside the mill; John Flink is seated at the trimmer. Photo caption reads: John Flink operating the trimmer.
    • Winter in Bonner in 1925

    • 1925
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber-yards -- Montana; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo looking into Bonner from the mill site across empty yards. Snow is on the ground. The Margaret Hotel is the large building closest to the empy yards. A number of Bonner houses can be seen behind the hotel and on the left side of the photo....
    • 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...
    • Bonner lumberjacks and families in the early 1900s

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber-yards -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo of a man walking by the gate in front of a lumber yard. The corner of a tall building is visible in the background on the far right and another smaller structure of some kind can be seen in the background on the left. Lumber is stacked in...
    • The Swedish Missions Church

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) --...
    • Photo of four men in suits and hats, one holding the hand of a young girl, standing in front of a building. Photo caption reads: Bonner lumberjacks at Milltown, early 1900's.
    • Bonner Mill 1950

    • 1950
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Blackfoot River Valley -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Lumber; Lumber industry; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo of mill buildings with logs in the Blackfoot River in foreground. Handwritten across top: "Bonner Mill 1950".
    • Hammond Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of mill site, including mill buildings, piles of timber, and smoke or steam from milling operations. Mountain is visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Hammond Mill. Circa 1894-1896. Across photo on bottom, original caption reads:...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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,...
    • 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)....
    • 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.
    • Dry kiln and stacker

    • 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana; Lumber-yards -- Montana; Lumber -- Drying
    • Photo of the mill grounds, showing stacks of lumber and several mill buildings. Photo caption reads: Dry kiln and stacker In 1937.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Ruins left after 1919 fire at ACM Mill

    • 1919
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Fire losses; Debris; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- Fire, 1919; Lumber industry -- Fires and fire prevention; Factories -- Fires and fire prevention; Fires -- Montana -- Bonner; Bonner Mill...
    • Photo showing burned wreckage of cook house and bunk house. Teepee burner is visible in background. Photo caption reads: ACM Mill, burned in 1919. In background, #1, cook house, #2 bunk house.
    • 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...
    • 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).
    • Laminated beams

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Laminated wood; Wooden beams; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows a stack of laminated beams in a large mill building. No photo caption.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Bonner Mill in the 1950s

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955; 1956; 1957; 1958; 1959
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies; Saws -- Photographs
    • Photo shows interior of mill building, with machine trimming logs. There are four untrimmed logs loaded and awaiting trimming. Handwritten on upper center of photo margin: Bonner Mill 1950's. No photo caption label.
    • John Nagle on lumber stack

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs
    • Photo shows John Nagle using a machine on the top of a beam. Photo caption reads: John Nagle. Worked 28 years at the plant. Retired 1972.
    • 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. .
    • Gunnar Iverson on lumber wagon

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horse-drawn vehicles; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumbering -- Montana -- History
    • Photo shows lumber wagon pulled by two white horses. The wagon is filled with 3 tall stacks of boards, secured with a chain. Gunnar Iverson sits atop the stack, holding the reins of the horses. Photo caption reads: Gunnar Iverson.
    • Louie Knopp

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs
    • Photo shows man feeding a board into a machine. There are stacks of boards in the background. Photo caption reads: Louie Knopp.
    • Jack Ailport with lumber stack

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs
    • Photo shows man standing at far end of long stack of lumber. Photo caption reads: Jack Ailport.
    • Walter Marks gauging lumber

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Gaging; Measurement; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs
    • Photo shows man with a thickness gauge in one hand and a pen in the other, measuring lumber. Photo caption reads: Walter Marks, guaging thickness. (Gauging is misspelled)
    • 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...
    • Logs in Blackfoot River destined for Clarks Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Log transportation -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company
    • Photo shows river in the foreground, with logs floating on it. Stacks of logs line the shore, and in the background is a train pulling cars loaded with logs. Photo caption reads: Logs In Blackfoot River for Clarks Mill.
    • ACM Mill after 1919 fire

    • 1919
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Fire losses; Debris; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- Fire, 1919; Lumber industry -- Fires and fire prevention; Factories -- Fires and fire prevention; Fires -- Montana -- Bonner; Bonner Mill...
    • Photo shows ruins of ACM Mill after 1919 fire. Numbers written on photo: (1) next to cookhouse, (2) next to bunkhouse. The number "58" is handwritten in upper right hand corner of photo. No photo caption.
    • Potomac logging camp

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Anaconda Forest Products Company; United States...
    • Photo taken at the mill. Stacks of squared-off logs or beams are visible in the foreground. A large mill building, and a few unidentified employees are visible in the background. A label in the upper left corner of the photo reads '15'. Photo...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...

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