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    • 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.
    • ACM Mill in winter

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of the ACM Mill with a teepee burner on the right side of the photograph and mountains across river in background. Photo caption reads: An old-time picture of The ACM mill in winter.
    • ACM Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber-yards;
    • Undated view of mill buildings with cut lumber and rail road tracks in foreground and a mountain in background, Photo caption reads: ACM Mill.
    • View of Bonner, Montana

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Buildings -- Photographs; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho); Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Schools -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Photograph taken from a mountain looking southwest into the town of Bonner. The photo was taken before Interstate 90 was constructed and shows Bonner Dam, Milltown Dam, school, Kelly Pine Field, Bonner homes, and a large mill building. The...
    • 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...
    • Nils Hallgren, Carl Berglund

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Montana -- History;
    • Photograph of two young boys standing in the snow across from the mill. Photo caption reads: Nils Hallgren, Carl Berglund.
    • 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 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 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 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.
    • 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)
    • 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...
    • Men standing in street of Boss's Row near mill office in Bonner

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Ten men, some in office clothes, some not stand in the street. The photograph was probably taken near Boss's Row at the mill office in Bonner. One man is unidentified. Photo caption reads: Left to right - 1. John Magnusson 2. Bill Leibel 3. __ 4....
    • Percy Thibodeau works at the Bonner Mill

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of man taking measurements of a piece of lumber at the Bonner Mill. Photo caption reads: Percy Thibodeau at the Bonner mill.
    • 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.
    • 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 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Jeff Demmons

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;...
    • Studio portrait of man wearing dress suit and hat, standing next to a printed backdrop of an ornate fireplace. His right hand is resting on the back of a chair. Handwritten photo caption reads: Jeff Demmons, ACM river boss, early 1900's.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • Winter in Bonner after the new ACM office was built

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Buildings -- Photographs; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph taken from the mountain across the river from the mill looks down into a smoky valley. The sparsely-treed, sloped mountain behind the tow is part of Bonner Mountain. The Hotel Margaret is near the middle of the photograph, the old...
    • 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). .
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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:...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • View of mill buildings in Bonner from the Margaret Hotel about 1925

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.) -- History; Bonner (Mont.) -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.); Community gardens -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills...
    • View of the mill, showing a picket fence at the lower edge of the photo, with the garden on the other side of it. The mill is visible past the gardens. Photo caption reads: Bonner, taken from the Margaret Hotel about 1925.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Toddlers Leo and Albert Dufresne play

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Families -- Photographs
    • Toddlers Leo Dufresne and Albert Dufresne playing outside with the Bonner Mill in the background. Photo caption reads: Leo Dufresne, Albert Dufresne.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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)....
    • 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.
    • 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 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 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:...
    • 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.
    • 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 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.
    • 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 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.
    • 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....
    • 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.
    • 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 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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....
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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. .
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • 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:...
    • 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.
    • 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....
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • 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,...
    • 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....

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