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    • Old mill (1891-1892)

    • 1891
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Water pours over the top of the mill dam. The view is from downsteam. Photo caption reads: Old mill (1891-1892)
    • Hammond Mill

    • 1894; 1895; 1896
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Incinerators; Sawmills;
    • Smoke is rising from a teepee burner at the Hammond Mill. Workhorses, two hitched to a loaded lumber wagon with three men standing on top of the load, the railroad tracks, and wood-frame mill buildings can be seen. Photo caption reads: Old mill.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Milltown around 1915

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

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

    • 1919; 1920; 1921; 1922; 1923; 1924; 1925; 1926; 1927; 1928; 1929; 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Gardens -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Looking across a large garden toward what appears to be a mill. The valley, with mountains rising on both sides, is in the background. Photo caption reads: Gardens near Anaconda Mill in Bonner. (between WWI & WWII). .
    • Ice skaters on frozen river

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

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

    • 1921
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Checks -- Photographs; Wages; Western Lumber Company
    • Photo of paycheck issued to Otto Carlson by the Western Lumber Company in Milltown, Montana. The check was in the amount of $55.68, and was issued on April, 5, 1921. It was signed C. H. Richardson (for Charles H. Richardson, manager of the mill)....
    • 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....
    • View of Bonner Mill from hotel (1925)

    • 1925
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Community gardens; Incinerators; Forest products industry
    • The view from the hotel shows the gardens beyond a picket fence with the sawmill and teepee burner beyond that and mountains in the background. Photo caption reads: Bonner taken from hotel, circa 1925.
    • Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Demmons

    • 1926
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Couples -- Photographs; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a couple standing in the road in front of an automobile. The large building in the background is possibly the mill. Photo caption reads: Mr. & Mrs. Leslie Demmons.
    • Cynthia Bouchard with Sam

    • 1927
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Babies -- Montana -- Photographs; Mothers and sons -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of Toots holding Sam, a baby, in winter clothing. Toots holds Sam upright and looks down at him, not at the camera. A picket fence and mill wood piles are visible in the background. There is snow on the ground. Photo caption reads:...
    • East entrance of the Bonner School in 1926 with piles of slabwood used for heating

    • 1932
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Buildings -- Photographs; Rural schools -- Montana
    • Photograph of the east entrance of the Bonner School. Photo caption reads: The Bonner School east entrance. Note the piles of slabwood which were burned for fuel. The wood was hauled from the mill in a wheelbarrow. On cold days, first Paul Teague...
    • 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...
    • Mill in late 1930's

    • 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph taken from a mountain south of the mill looking into mouth of the canyon. The photo shows a teepee burner, Kelly Pine Field, the Blackfoot River, and the mill yard. Photo caption reads: Late 1930's (note empty yard). Mill was on two day...
    • 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...
    • Boss's Row street in Bonner, winter of 1936-37

    • 1936; 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Snow -- Photographs; Streets -- Montana -- Photographs; Houses -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of Boss's Row street in Bonner. Street is covered in deep snow. A person is on the street in the distance. Houses are visible on the right side of the photo; a picket fence is visible on the left. Mill buildings can be seen in the distance....
    • Winter 1936 from the alley behind the Tuirr house

    • 1936-02-13
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Snow -- Photographs;
    • Photo looking down the alley. Deep snow is on the ground and the mountain. Smoke rises from a building down the street. Woody Mountain is in the background. Photo caption reads: Looking down the alley back of Tuirrs house 2/13/36. LaForges lived on...
    • 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.
    • Fifth grade class, 1942

    • 1942
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs; School children -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; School children -- Montana -- Photographs; Students -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Students -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo of ten boys standing outside. Bonner mill and Blackfoot Canyon are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Left to Right - 1. Bill Demmons, 2. Bob Lerch, 3. Edward Walters, 4. Glen Hultgrin?, 5. Donald Rooney, 6. Gilbert Fornal, 7....
    • Bonner School 1947 third grade class

    • 1947
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Classes (Groups of students) -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • A group of students stand outdoors for a class photo. Smoke, presumably rising from the mill, can be seen in the background. Mountains are in the far background. Handwritten on the photo border are "Bonner School" and "Third Grade 1947." Photo...
    • Bonner dam and high water

    • 1948
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Floods -- Montana;
    • Photo of dam taken from upstream and above the dam. Water flows over the top of the dam. Photo caption reads: Bonner dam and high water, spring of 1948.
    • Bonner Mill Dam washed out in 1948

    • 1948
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dam failures -- Montana
    • Water washes through a gap in the Bonner Mill Dam. Photo caption reads: A portion of the Bonner Mill Dam washed out in 1948.
    • High water over Bonner dam

    • 1948
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Close-up view of the top of the dam. Water is spilling over the top. Brush and other debris are caught in the dam. Photo caption reads: High water going over the Bonner dam, 1948.
    • 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.
    • High water at Bonner Dam

    • 1948
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • View of the dam from upstream. Water rushes over the top of the dam. Several men are working to remove debris from the dam. Photo caption reads: High water at the Bonner Dam, 1948. Rivermen attempting to free debris at the dam.
    • High water at the Bonner Mill Dam

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Dam failures -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo showing water breaching the dam. Photo caption reads: High water at The Bonner Mill Dam, May 1948.
    • Boat sinks near Bonner Mill Dam

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Dam failures -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Dam failures -- Montana -- Bonner -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo of a swollen river near the Bonner Mill Dam. Blurry side view of Arne Karnanen, jumping onto debris pile in the river. A second man, wearing a hard hat, is standing on a bar above the river. There is a pile of logs on the opposite shoreline....
    • High water at the Bonner Mill

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dam failures -- Montana -- Bonner -- History; Rivers -- Montana -- Photographs; Railroad tracks -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History
    • Photo shows water nearly as high as the railroad tracks in the left of the photo. Logs and other debris are visible in the water. Photo caption reads: High water at the Bonner Mill, May, 1948.
    • Two men work at breaking up log jam near the Bonner Mill

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Blackfoot River Valley -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of two men in the middle of a river attempting to dislodge a log jam. Logs are visible piled on riverbank behind the men. Photo caption reads: High water at the Bonner Mill, May of 1948. Arne Karkanen is at the left with the pike pole.
    • 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".
    • Bonner, early 1950s

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

    • 1951
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teenage boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber-yards -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph from above the "B" on Bonner Mountain looking down on a group of boys painting the "B". Kelly Pine Field, the highway, and the mill yard are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: 8th grade 1951. Painting the "B" on the last...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Bonner Mill in 1962

    • 1962
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • View looking to the southeast into Bonner. The Blackfoot River can be seen at the base of the mountain in the foreground. Smoke from teepee burner rises into the air. The interstate and the big green buildings at the mill were not yet built at the...
    • Bonner Mill 1969

    • 1969
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana
    • Mabel Stoianoffs picture of the Bonner Mill taken in 1969. Photo caption reads: Bonner Mill, 1969. (Mabel Stoianoffs picture)
    • 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...
    • Percy Thibodeau and Dave Mahoney

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.);
    • Two men shake hands in the mill. One man is presenting a paper to the other. Photo caption reads: Percy Thibodeau, Dave Mahoney.
    • Antone Iverson and Melvin Madsen

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs;
    • Two men who are wearing hard hats and shaking hands stand behind a piece of equipment inside a mill. Both men are dressed informally; one wears bib overalls and the other man wears a plaid shirt and slacks. Shelving and tables can be seen in the...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Six men and a boy pose in front of a building

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Six men stand or lean against white building. Trig, a boy with his hands on his hips, stands in front of two men. Photo caption reads: Oscar Werner, Adolf Olson, ?, a setter at mill Gus Swanson, a machinist at mill Trig Bergseth Albert Anderson,...
    • Bonner School teachers Eunice Morris, Alta Legerwood, and Margaret Strong

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teachers -- Montana -- Photographs; School buildings -- Montana -- Photographs; Schools -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of three women standing on the steps of Bonner School. A swingset and the mill are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Bonner School teachers. Left to right: Eunice Morris, Alta Legerwood, Margaret Strong.
    • Men at the old Bonner Sawmill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a large group of largely unidentified men outside the mill. Some men stand on what appears to be a conveyor belt. Train tracks run up to the mill with men standing on the tracks and several men sitting or standing on a small flatbed...
    • Looking down into Bonner toward Missoula

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1939-1945; United States -- Navy; Married people;
    • Photograph of Frank and Pauline Inman taken near the mill. Frank is wearing his Navy uniform. Photo caption reads: Frank and Pauline Inman.
    • Earliest photo of Mill

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

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Lumber-yards -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of logs channeled off of main river being fed up chute into sawmill. A teepee burner, half of the mill dam and a few houses are also visible in photo. Photo caption reads: Old mill showing log loading.
    • Denny Pleasant and two other men

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies;
    • Photograph taken in the lumber mill showing Denny Pleasant, Armand Dufresne, and an unknown man. Photo caption reads: Left to right - 1. Denny Pleasant 2. Armand Dufresne? 3.____. .
    • Carl J. (Collie) Johnson and John McCloskey, sawyer

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Milltown; Houses -- Montana -- Milltown
    • Photo of three men standing on either on the front porch or in the yard of a two-story house. The yard is surrounded by a picket fence. Another house is visible to the left of the house, and the mill is visible in the background. Photo caption...
    • Old mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills; Lumber trade;
    • View of a lumber mill showing buildings, two smokestacks, and, in the foreground, horses hitched to wagons. One of the wagons is loaded with boards, and a man stands on the boards. The other wagon appears empty, and two men sit on the wagon. The...
    • Western Lumber Co

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of the mill taken from railroad trestle over the river looking down at logs in river and on chute into sawmill. A large dark building can be seen perpendicular to river with lots of white-framed windows with five smokestacks protruding...
    • Swimming hole

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Swimmers; Bathing suits
    • A group of children in swimsuits stand on top of a wood and rock pier. At least one child is in the river. The highway is visible in background. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "218." Photo caption reads: Man at far...
    • View of Bonner with Margaret Hotel, roundhouse, mill, and homes

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Looking down into into the valley. The photograph shows the roundhouse at the modern-day post office, and three cars of Blackfoot train in the foreground. The Margaret Hotel is in the center of the photograph. The mill and teepee burner are in the...
    • Piltzville

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs
    • An undated photograph taken from a hill looking down into Piltzville. The Piltz home is to right and behind fire station, which is visible in lower forefront. A road runs in the foreground, and utility poles can be seen. A bridge crosses a small...
    • Jim Johnson using a push-mower to mow a park in Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A man, wearing a hat, uses a push mower to mow a park in Bonner. A dog sits at his feet. Part of the mill can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Jim Johnson.
    • 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.
    • The Fuller family

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • The Fuller family pose in a park-like setting, possibly Mill Park in Bonner. Earl wears a suit, and the women all wear dresses. Some wear hats and wear or carry gloves. Trees and walkways can be seen behind the people. Photo caption reads: The...
    • 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...
    • The Rooneys

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Four adults stand outdoors in what could be Mill Park near Margaret Hotel. Photo caption reads: Left to right: Carl Rooney, Bob Rooney, Mrs. Rooney, Bill Rooney, Harry Rooney.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Walter Marks and Leo Dufresne work at the mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History;Sawmill workers -- Photographs;
    • Walter Marks and Leo Dufresne working on the beam lamination process at the Anaconda Company. Photo caption reads: Left to right -- Walter Marks, Leo Dufresne.
    • Belle and Alfred (Pete) Peterson

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Husbands; Wives
    • Photo of a couple standing outside in the snow. The man is wearing a suit, overcoat and hat, and the woman is in a dress coat with hat. The Bonner mill is visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Belle and Alfred (Pete) Peterson.
    • Mill workers

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Seven men stand in front of the mill office. Three men stand on a step, and four men are in front of them. All men are wearing coats and at least one also wears gloves. A label in upper left corner of the photo reads "41."Photo caption reads: ACM...
    • 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:...
    • Gardens at Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Gardens -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Community gardens -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Two men and one woman stand in the middle of the garden, too far away to identify. Mill buildings are visible in the distance. Black smoke pours from a smokestack in the background. Photo caption reads: Gardens at Bonner. Identity of individuals...
    • LaForge men (3 generations)

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Three men of different generations in dress suits, hats, and jackets stand on brick pavement. Photo caption reads: L to R: John LaForge, George LaForge, Clifford LaForge. (An article in the online Missoulian by Kim Briggeman, dated August 14, 2012...
    • Vern Anderson and Leo Dufresne with the mill's scarfing machine

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Vern Anderson and Leo Dufresne working the scarfing machine at the mill. Photo caption reads: Left to right -- Vern Anderson, Leo Dufresne (Scarfing machine). .
    • 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...
    • ACM ripper men feed the slip

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Bonner --...
    • Three men stand on logs on mill the pond in front of the slip leading into the mill. Photo caption reads: Before 1908; ACM ripper men feeding the slip; L to R: Bob Martin, Gendrow, Labbe.
    • 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.
    • Log jam on the Blackfoot River

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Logs; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry;
    • Photograph taken from a mountainside looking up the Blackfoot valley and down at the river which is choked full of logs. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "7," and a round sticker is attached to the upper left corner of...
    • 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.
    • Early day Bonner Mill

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers
    • Five workers walk along boardwalk in front of a long building ; one man stands on the porch . Photo caption reads: Bonner Mill office.
    • Bonner Mill superintendent Jack Mairs with Mrs. Mairs

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of several dozen men in front of mill building, standing and sitting on cut lumber. Forested slopes are visible behind the building. No photo caption.
    • 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:...
    • 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.
    • Alma LaForge Rooney

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of woman sitting on metal railing. House or other structure behind her with large class front windows and large pillars holding up porch. What appear to be mill buildings are in background along with a sidewalk in front of building and a...
    • Paul Michaud and two other men in the saw riling room, ACM Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Saws -- Photographs; Band saws;
    • Three men stand around a saw in the saw filing room of the old ACM mill. Photo caption reads: Saw Filing room In the old ACM Mill prior to the fire of 1918. Left to right - 1. __ 2. Paul Michaud 3. Willis Ross? .
    • Roland P. and Edmond Fontaine

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Roland P. Fontaine and Edmond Fontaine examine a large tire at a mill home garage in Bonner. You can see the shadow of an unknown persons shadow in the foreground of the photograph. Photo caption reads: Roland P. Fontaine, Edmond Fontaine.
    • Emma and Esther Sampson and their dogs

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.); Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Dogs
    • Photo shows two women standing outside. The woman at the right of the photo is holding puppy, while an older dog sits at her feet, looking up. A picket fence is behind the women. The Bonner Mill is in the background. Photo caption reads: Emma and...

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