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    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Girls group photo

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A group of young girls standing in the mill yard with the canyon in background. Photo caption reads: Front row - 1. Edith Ranstrom, 2. Darlene Miller, 3. Nina Petroff. 2d row - 1. Donna Karkanen, 2. Winnifred Thibodeau, 3. __, 4. Beverly Pine....
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Mill men

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Logs;
    • Five women wearing slacks and hats stand on a log near the Bonner Mill. Two of the women are not identified in the caption. Photo caption reads: Left to right - 1. __ 2. __ 3. Mabl Cyr 4. Alma Rooney 5. Edith Rooney.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Workers at the mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Four workers, one unidentified, sit against a building at the mill. The front of an automobile or truck can be seen on the right side of the photo. Photo caption reads: Left to right: ???, Carl (Cullie) Johnson, Joe Jacobson, Tot Sowre.
    • Thirteen men pose outdoors

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Lubrecht, W. C. (William C.), -1952;
    • Grainy photograph, possibly taken from newsprint, showing thirteen men, many with ties to the mill at Bonner. Photo caption reads: Top row: left to right: 3. Melvin (Mully) Johnson. 4. Guy Weimer. 5. Bill Anderson. 6. L. (Dornie) Dornberger. 7....
    • 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.
    • Helen Walter Cyr and Hazel Beadle Karkanen

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Helen stands on the low peg of a telephone pole leaning against Hazel. Both women wear dresses and hats and carry small bouquets. The Bonner Mill can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Helen Walter Cyr; Hazel Beadle Karkanen.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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). .
    • 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...
    • Mill entrance

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company
    • Looking down a fence-lined street to mill entrance gate with "Anaconda Copper Mining Co." across top. A number of vehicles can be seen near the entrance. The photograph was taken in the summer. Photo caption reads: Entrance to mill.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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)
    • 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.
    • 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 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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....
    • 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....
    • 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 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.
    • 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...
    • 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)....
    • 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.
    • 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....
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • Fred Farmer at the ACM gas pump

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Automobiles -- Photographs; Service stations -- Montana -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Company stores -- Montana; Texaco Company
    • Photo shows a man with a pencil behind his ear and wearing a shop apron and sleeve protectors pumping gas into a car. The gas pump has Texaco markings on it, and is under some type of shelter or roof. Buildings and parts of the mill are visible in...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Bonner community gardens and bunkhouse during World War I

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Community gardens -- Montana -- Bonner; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; World War, 1914-1918; Gardens -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo taken from a hill, overlooking the community gardens. Houses and sheds are visible in the foreground, the bunkhouse and mill are visible beyond the gardens. A sticker in the upper left corner of the photo reads '18.' Photo caption reads:...
    • 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.
    • Bonner Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmills -- Montana; Sawmills -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- History; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo taken from an oblique angle view into the valley, looking upriver to the northeast. Photo shows teepee burner, a large portion of the log yard, and the river in the background. Photo caption reads: Bonner Mill.
    • ACM Mill with logs in river

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo taken from hill overlooking river and mill. The river is in the foreground, full of logs floating on it. On the opposite bank, mill buildings, including the teepee burner, are visible. Label in upper left corner reads "21". Combining this...
    • Western Lumber Company about 1915

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo taken from hill, shows the river in the foreground, and mill buildings and lumber stacks on opposite bank. Label in upper left corner reads "17." Photo caption reads: ACM Mill.
    • Hotel Margaret and early mill in Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Hotels...
    • Photo taken from side of mountain looking down on Bonner. The Margaret Hotel and gardens are in the foreground. The old mill with smoke rising from stacks is in the background. Houses are seen to the right and left of the Margaret Hotel. A sticker...
    • 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...
    • 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, 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...
    • 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.
    • Huckleberry pickers show the results of their effort

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a group of people sitting behind an automobile showing off buckets of huckleberries that they picked. Four adults and two children pose for the photograph while another man is behind the wheel of the automobile. Portions of the mill...
    • 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...
    • The Western lumber mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a large, multistory building with conveyor angling down from front of the building; Four smokestacks rise from the roof of an adjoining building. Railroad tracks are visible in the foreground. Photo caption reads: The Western Lumber...
    • Newly installed Bonner Mill debarker

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Equipment and supplies -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Barkers (Woodworking machinery)
    • Photograph of a portion of Bonner mill. Several buildings are visible with several sets of stairs to different building levels. A log is sitting on the debarker. Photo caption reads: Picture of the Bonner Mill debarker when it was first installed. .
    • 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...
    • Bonner in the 1920s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; Communities -- Montana;
    • Photograph of Bonner, Montana taken from above on Bonner Mountain. No photo caption.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.

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