Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: Jack L. Demmons' Photographs of Bonner, Montana

  • All fields: seen
(177 results)



Display: 100

    • 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.
    • Missoula Central Market

    • 1905
    • Missoula (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Butchers -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photograph showing three men standing in front of shop with several carcasses hanging behind them. Sign at front of shop partially visible identifying store as Central Market in Missoula, Montana. Elk antlers can be partially seen at center of...
    • Cliff removal

    • 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photographs shows a work site along the river. A lattice of timbers can be seen in the foreground with a headframe on top of the timbers. Tracks lead along the river. A bridge can be seen in the background. A sticker, with a typed number, 139, has...
    • Constructing the Milltown dam

    • 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Construction; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana
    • Men working on constructing the Milltown dam, a timber-crib, rock-filled dam, on the Blackfoot River. The power-plant is to the left of the dam, and mountains can be seen in the background. A sticker, with a typed number, 130, has been added in the...
    • Water flowing over the Milltown dam during the 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana
    • This photograph, looking across the river, was taken during the flood of 1908. A portion of the power plant can be seen with water flowing over Milltown Dam and above ground level of the power plant. The embankment to the road and the mountain...
    • Beavertail Hill during the flood of 1908

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho); Floods -- Montana;
    • The photograph shows the flooded flats to east of hill. Train cars can be seen on tracks with parts of the track under water. Water surrounds buildings on the south side of the river. Photo caption reads: Beavertail Hill during the flood of 1908....
    • Water flowing over the Milltown dam during the 1908 flood

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Floods -- Montana; Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana
    • Water flows over the Milltown dam during the flood of 1908. Water flows around and under the bottom of the power plant. Milltown can be seen in the background. The photograph is taken looking upstream, and the mountains on both sides of the...
    • Milltown Dam with railroad grade and Big Blackfoot Milling Company mills in background

    • 1909-04-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Flour mills -- Montana -- Photographs; Bridges; Hydroelectric power plants
    • Looking up the Blackfoot River at the Milltown Dam and powerhouse. The view shows a railroad grad and bridge, and Milltown can be seen in the background.A sticker, with typed number 131, has been added to the upper left corner of the photograph....
    • Riverside Market 1910

    • 1910
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; General stores -- Montana -- Photographs; Stores, Retail -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photograph showing young boy in knickers in front of counter with three men behind counter. Various cans of goods can be seen along back wall. Four barrels are visible on the storeroom floor. What appears to be pieces of meat can be seen on counter...
    • Bonner streetcar and roundhouse

    • 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919; 1920; 1921; 1922; 1923; 1924; 1925; 1926; 1927; 1928; 1929; 1930; 1931; 1932
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Roundhouses (Railroads); Streets -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo of a Bonner street. Several houses are visible on the sides, and the Bonner streetcar can be seen in front of the roundhouse at the end of the street. Photo caption reads: Bonner streetcar and roundhouse. .
    • Missoula Light & Water Company streetcar

    • 1913
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Railroad cars; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a railcar with a group of men standing in front of it. Conductor can be seen leaning out of a window of the car and four men are sitting inside of the car. Two of the standing men hold what appear to be lunch boxes. Car has...
    • Western Lumber Co. 1915

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

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho); Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photo of Milltown with the junction of the Blackfoot and Clark Fork Rivers in the foreground. Part of the railroad bridge is visible on the left. Photo caption reads: Milltown, about 1915, the old Mullan Trail & McCormick Hill can be seen. Label...
    • West Riverside about 1915

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Western Lumber Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Label in upper left corner reads "124." The Western Lumber Company office building was later converted into the River City Grill in the late 1990s. Photo caption reads: West Riverside about 1915. Western Lumber Co. office and Finn Hall (upper...
    • Riverside Market 1916

    • 1916
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph showing the inside of the Riverside Market in Milltown. Woman sits on barstool at left of image. Two men are visible behind the counter. Two scales and a cash register can be seen on the counter. Pieces of meat are assembled on the...
    • World War I soldiers

    • 1917-08-02
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; United States -- Army; World War, 1914-1918;
    • Eight soldiers in uniform stand in two rows in formation with rifles on shoulders. A wood-framed building and a tree are visible in the near background. A mountain can be seen farther in the background. A label affixed to the upper left corner of...
    • School house where Grace Wisherd taught

    • 1920
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School buildings -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a one- or two-room school in a clearing. A flag flies over the school. Stumps can be seen near the school building, and pine trees and mountains are in the background. Photo caption reads: The school house where Grace Wisherd taught...
    • 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....
    • Log jam in the Blackfoot River

    • 1925
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Logging; Logs;
    • A log jam on the Blackfoot River, above Heaven Rock, Johnson Creek, completely covers the water. Both banks of the river can be seen with no water visible between the banks. Photo caption reads: Log Jam in the Blackfoot River, spring 1925.
    • Sheep being herded through Bonner in front of the old Kennedy home

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Houses -- Montana -- Photographs; Sheepherding;
    • A flock of one hundred or so sheep are herded through Bonner. A shepherd leads the flock. A row of similar houses with porches can be seen on the far side of the street, and an automobile is on the near side of the street. Photo caption reads:...
    • Missoula in the 1930s

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bridges; Buildings -- Photographs; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho); Automobiles -- Photographs;
    • Looking north across the Orange Street bridge in Missoula. Street lamps line the bridge. The courthouse can be seen. Mt. Jumbo and the Rattlesnake drainage are in the distance. Automobiles cross the bridge, and pedestrians can be seen walking along...
    • Old Bonner School house

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School buildings -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a two-story school building. A mountain can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: The old Bonner School house in early 1930s.
    • Sheep graze at base of Bonner Mountain

    • 1930-05-11
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Grazing
    • A flock of sheep graze at the base of Bonner Mountain. A small building can be seen on the left side of the photograph. Photo caption reads: Bonner 5/11/30.
    • Ruth and Eddie Therriault

    • 1935
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Two adults stand in the lawn beside a wood-frame house. A window with plants in the window can be seen. Handwritten beneath caption: "1935, Turah." Photo caption reads: Ruth and Eddie Therriault.
    • Sailboat on Milltown Dam reservoir

    • 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Reservoirs; Sailing; Sailboats
    • A small sailboat can be seen on the reservoir. The reflection off the water makes details of the boat hard to see. Photo caption reads: A sailboat on the reservoir behind the Milltown Dam. Late 1930s.
    • Boss's Row street in Bonner, winter of 1936-37

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

    • 1936; 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of the Disbrow and Ellis home(s) in Milltown during the winter of 1936-1937 showing high drifts of snow in front of the houses and on the roof. Photograph was taken from the road looking towards the houses. Snow-covered mountain can be...
    • Winter 1936 from Kniffen's back yard

    • 1936-02-13
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Snow -- Photographs;
    • Deep snow as high as the top of the fence is seen in a yard. The Kniffen home is partly obscured by the mound of snow. The mountain and snow-covered trees are visible in background. Photo caption reads: Kniffens back yard 2/13/36.
    • Camping in 1937

    • 1937-07
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Camping; Camp sites, facilities, etc.
    • Adults and children sit and stand for a group photo at a campsite. A tent and a car can be seen behind the group. Trees are visible in the background. "Belmont / July 1937" is written in script across the bottom margin of the photo. Photo caption...
    • Jerry Bush in 1939

    • 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Tricycles
    • A toddler sits on a tricycle in the snow. A picket fence can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Jerry Bush, March, 1939.
    • Arne Ranta

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; United States -- Army; World War, 1939-1945; Jeep automobile;
    • A soldier leans on a jeep. Barracks can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Arne Ranta, U.S. Army, World War II.
    • Five World War II Marines

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1939-1945; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs; Philippines -- Photographs
    • Tot Sowre and four other soldiers pose around palm trees in a mowed lawn. There are large buildings in background and other soldiers can be seen in front of one of the buildings. Photo caption reads: Howard (Tot) Swore, U.S. Marines, WW II....
    • Bonner Lutheran Church's World War II Serviceman's Committee

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1939-1945;
    • A man with three women, all wearing coats stand in a parking lot. Part of a car can be seen behind them, and there is a mountain in the background. Photo caption reads: L ro R: Bill Lien, Dorothy Otto, Mabel Johnson, Elsie (Benum) Davis, Bonner...
    • Norman Jacobson and Zeph Space

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs; World War, 1939-1945; United States -- Army; Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs; Railroad ties; Men -- Photographs
    • Photgraph of Norman Jacobson and Zeph Space, both of the United States Army, wearing thier uniforms and standing on the Blackfoot trestle. Logs can be seen in the river below, and mountains are in the background. Picture was taken during World War...
    • Onni Hamma in uniform during World War II

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; United States -- Army; World War, 1939-1945;
    • A man in uniform stands in front of a boardwalk leading to what appears to be a large wood-frame military building. A sign on the other side of the walk says "Danger manhole." Unidentified men can be seen in background. Photo caption reads: Onni...
    • U.S. Marines

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; United States -- Marine Corps;
    • Photograph of three men standing together on a lawn in front of a parking lot. Palm trees are visible around them. A tall building can be seen in the distance. Photo caption reads: Howard (Tot) Sowre at right. Bill (Basil) Smith, center. U.S....
    • Leif Anderson and Ernie Lizotte in Saipan

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; United States -- Army -- Air Corps; World War, 1939-1945; Consultants
    • Two men stand outside a Quonset hut. One man wears a uniform. The other man is shirtless. Additional Quonset huts can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Left to right - Leif Anderson and Ernie Lizotte meet on Saipan during World War...
    • Oxford school bus (1940)

    • 1940
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School buses -- Montana
    • Big car with a black and white cat sitting on running board. "Dist. 43" painted on side of the bus, The license plate reads 4-T156. Mountains and pine trees can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Oxford school bus, 1940. Carried...
    • Frank Bond Jr., winter of 1940

    • 1940
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo of a man standing outside wearing a wool coat. Snow is visible on the ground and part of a building can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Frank Bond Jr., winter of 1940.
    • Norman Mattson in civilian suit in 1941

    • 1941
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs; World War, 1939-1945;
    • A young man, wearing civilian clothes, leans on a post at a train station. A train car is on the tracks behind the man. A mountain can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Norman Mattson, World War II, July, 1941.
    • Charlie Oxford logging operation in 1942

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

    • 1942-11
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1939-1945; United States -- Army -- Airborne Division, 82nd; Parachute troops;
    • A soldier in uniform stands in the snow outside a house An automobile and a woodpile can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Arne Ranta, Nov. 1942, a paratrooper with the 82d Airborne Division. Picture taken in Bonner area.
    • Cecil Madsen during World War II

    • 1943
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1939-1945; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a young man in uniform standing on a sidewalk. The location is not identified. Part of a sign over a store front reads "Clothing Co." Other men can be seen in the background walking toward the camera. A couple cars are angle parked....
    • Ed Swanson wearing Navy uniform

    • 1943
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1939-1945; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs; United States -- Navy; Dogs;
    • A sailor standing in front of a car holds a dog by its front paws. Houses and the side of a mountain can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Ed Swanson, U.S. Navy, World War II. Picture taken in West Riverside (The Flat, or Finn Town).
    • Pauline and Della Karkanan in 1944

    • 1944
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph of two women sitting on the grass of a yard. Low tree can be seen behind them along with a wooden chair. Photo caption reads: Pauline and Della Karkanan, 1944.
    • Fred Brauer receives the Distinguished Flying Cross in France during World War II

    • 1945-02
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; World War, 1939-1945; United States -- Army -- Air Corps; Distinguished Flying Cross (Medal)
    • Fred Bauer, of the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division, has the Distinguished Flying Cross medal pinned to his uniform by an unidentified officer. The men stand on a runway. Two other military personnel can be seen on the left side of the photo,...
    • 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...
    • Dislodging debris at the Bonner Dam, 1948

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Two men are visible standing on wooden structure in the middle of the Blackfoot River. Large pile of floating debris can be seen in left of image. A pile of lumber is visible on bank of river in the background. Photo caption reads: Rivermen trying...
    • Howard Sowre

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; United States -- Marine Corps; Korean War, 1950-1953;
    • Photograph of young man kneeling at the edge of a foxhole and sandbags. A Browning M1917 maching gun can be seen in the foxhole. Photo caption reads: Howard (Tot) Sowre during the Korean War. U.S. Marines.
    • 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...
    • Tearing down the Margaret Hotel

    • 1957
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of the dismantling of Hotel Margaret in 1957. A wheeled vehicle can be partially seen behind some low trees along with debris from the hotel. Part of the hotel is still standing behind the machinery. A power pole is visible in the right...
    • Bonner School in 1957

    • 1957
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Schools -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; School buildings -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a school building. The American flag flies on a flagpole beside the building. Automobiles can be seen in the parking lot. Mountains are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Picture of the Bonner School after the first...
    • Construction of new Bonner plant in 1962

    • 1962
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Buildings -- Photographs; Anaconda Forest Products Company; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Color photograph showing two men working on building frames, amid construction of big green plywood buildings. A chip train can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: New construction at Bonner Plant, 1962.
    • 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...
    • Blackfoot Valley in 1963

    • 1963
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River Valley (Mont.) -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Blackfoot River Valley -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of two men measuring a pine tree in a forest setting. The trunk of a large ponderosa pine can be seen next to the men in the center of the photograph. Other types of pine trees are visible in the open forest. Photo caption reads:...
    • Company A, Third Platoon in 1967

    • 1967-03
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Vietnam War, 1961-1975; United States -- Army; Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs; Fort Lewis (Wash.)
    • Photo of 56 soldiers in United States Army uniforms, standing in 5 rows. On soldier in the front row is holding the unit flag which has the insignia "2 TNG BDE [2 crossed rifles] A 2". Another holds a signboard. Not all of it is clear enough to...
    • Hal and Judy Thibodeau Karl

    • 1970; 1971; 1972; 1973; 1974; 1975; 1976; 1977; 1978; 1979
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Two young adults pose outdoors, possibly in the early 1970s. Both wear short sleeve shirts. Trees and a wood pile can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Hal and Judy Thibodeau Karl.
    • Cowboy Logger Days, Missoula County

    • 1989-05-06
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Two women and a man dressed in 19th century costumes. The man is dressed as a sheriff. The women wear long dresses and hats. Two fairgrounds building can be seen in the background. No photo caption. Written across top -- 5/6/89 Cowboy Logger Days,...
    • Ed Labbe

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teenage boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Swimmers; Bathing suits; Parks
    • Photo of a young man in a bathing suit and bare feet, sitting on top of a wooden fence railing. Water can be seen between the fence rails, along with an open park area. Trees and mountain are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Ed...
    • On the front lawn

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Group of people sitting and standing for a photograph in the yard of a house. Picket fence can be seen behind them along with a house. Edith, Eric Ranstrom's young daughter, sits in front center. Photo caption reads: Back row: Elsie Hallgren, Ole...
    • Melvin Madsen

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Young man standing in yard with his hands in his pocket. A wood frame house with a fenced yard is behind him and a mountain can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Melvin Madsen.
    • Saw filing room

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Equipment and supplies; Files and...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo with number 24 on it. Photo shows large floor-standing machine with wide band-type saw blade running horizontally. In the background, on the left, a man is seen leaning over another machine. Photo caption reads:...
    • Man and woman on porch of L-shaped house

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs; Houses -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a man and woman on the porch of L-shaped home behind board fence with what appears to be many weeds in front of the fence. House has one chimney and behind the house a pole can be seen for power lines. No photo caption.
    • Antone Iverson and Melvin Madsen

    •  
    • 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...
    • Children in upper Milltown taking garbage to the dump

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Children -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of several children pushing two wood-laden wheelbarrows and a baby buggy on south side of tracks in Milltown. Haze is visible in the air which may be smoke. Woody Mountain rises in background and a train boxcar can be seen in the middle...
    • Woman in front of Blackfoot Ranch home in the Blackfoot Valley

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • An unidentified woman stands in from of a two-story, unpainted house. Another building can be seen on the right side of the photograph behind the house. Photo caption reads: Home at the Blackfoot Ranch in Blackfoot Valley.
    • Milltown, Montana, women and children

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Group photograph of some women from Milltown along with a number of children. Two boys and ten girls in front of the women. Bonner Mountain can be seen in background. Photo caption reads: Milltown ladies: 1. Mrs. John Anderson. 2. Mrs. John...
    • Posing by the Mullan Monument at the confluence of the Blackfoot and Clark Fork Rivers

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Mullan, John, 1830-1909 -- Monuments -- Montana; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Four women stand in front of the fence surrounding the monument. Railroad tracks, a teepee burner, and smokestack can be seen in the background between the monument and the mountains. The monument was later moved into Missoula at intersection of...
    • Mrs. Wise

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History
    • Two women and a man stand on a path posing for a photograph. The man stands between the two ladies with his arms around each woman. One of the women is holding what appears to be a brochure. A man-made rock wall can be seen on both sides of the...
    • Joe Jacobson and John Lebert

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History;
    • Two men pose in front of a picket fence in town. Houses and utility poles can be seen behind the fence, with mountains in the background. Handwritten question mark beside Joe Jacobson's name in caption. Paul Mickelson is handwritten under Joe...
    • Men pose with railroad pump car on tracks

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History;
    • Seven unidentified men sit or stand on a railroad pump car on railroad tracks. Several buildings can be seen in the background. No photo caption.
    • Margaret Hotel in winter

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of Hotel Margaret taken during winter. Snow covers the ground and icicles are visible hanging off of the roof eaves. A bird house on a tall pole can be seen in front of the hotel. A person is visible at the right of the photograph...
    • Tommy Fouche

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Horse-drawn vehicles; Horses; Draft horses;
    • A man stands by a horse-drawn wagon. A building can be seen in background. Photo caption reads: Tommy Fouche.
    • Ben Wise and fellow hunter display their game

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs; Mule deer; White-tailed deer
    • Photograph of two men after returning from a hunting trip. Two mule deer bucks and one whitetail doe hang between them. Two snowshoe hares and a coyote are also shown hanging next to the deer. Canvas tent can be seen behind them. Various camping...
    • Streetcar

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History;
    • A streetcar on the tracks near Milltown. A large "B" can be seen on the front of car. Homes and mountain are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Streetcar.
    • Potomac logging camp

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

    •  
    • 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...
    • Hans Anderson

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • A man sits on the arm of a living room chair holding a book or newspaper. A portion of a Christmas tree can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Hans Anderson, who lived in Piltzville.
    • Simi Petaja near ACM Dam at Bonner

    •  
    • 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.
    • Bonner before 1910

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

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.) -- Photographs; Woodwork;
    • Photograph of the interior of Hotel Margaret's lobby showing a staircase and counter tops. Interior is mostly wood. Pole that appears to be metal can be seen in center of photograph. Label in upper left reads 188. Photo caption reads: Margaret...
    • Men at a banquet

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of men in suits sitting around a banquet table. The table is covered with coffee cups, water glasses and pitchers of water. A woman can be seen standing in the background behind another table of men. Photo caption reads: Left to right -...
    • Tillie Secrist with Myra Keller seated on swing

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Families -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows two women facing the camera. One is seated on a swing, and the other is standing behind her. In the background, a man is seen walking, his back to the camera. Photo caption reads: Tillie (Nelson) Secrist (In Back). Myla (Secrist)...
    • Mr. and Mrs. Harry Peterson on their wedding day

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Married people -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Weddings -- Photographs; Catholic church buildings -- Montana;
    • Wedding photograph of the Harry Petersons. The women wear big corsages. St. Ann Catholic Church is behind the group. Bonner Mountain can be seen in the background. Photo caption reads: Mr. and Mrs. Charles Niemi, Mr.and Mrs. Harry Peterson, Mr....
    • Mill operation

    •  
    • 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.
    • Fourth of July in Missoula

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Pavements; Ford Model T automobiles -- Photographs
    • Girls, wearing dresses and bonnets, stand on the street and on the running board of the car that is parked on a paved street. Other children sit in the car. Several buildings are seen in background, two of which have signs at the top of the...
    • Albert Anderson saws a beam

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Saws;
    • A man stands with a saw resting on a beam on a beside a Milltown street. Houses can be seen on the other side of the street, and mountains are in the background. Photo caption reads: Albert Anderson.
    • Carl J. (Collie) Johnson and John McCloskey, sawyer

    •  
    • 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...
    • Ty Jacobson and Fred Farmer in costume

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.);
    • Photograph of two older teenagers or young men posing in costume on a Bonner street. Ty is dressed as a woman in long dress; Fred wears a man's suit and tie. The top of a building, possibly the Hotel Margaret, can be seen in the background over...
    • Men in the Bonner House bar

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Montana; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo showing fading, especially along the left side and top of the photo. Men hold up glasses of beer, or in Charlie Kennedy's case, a bottle. The Roman numeral clock on wall appears to read 8:45. Lawson and Doucette? are behind the bar ; Coombs...
    • Frank and Ethel Farmer

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • An older couple stands along the side of road. There is snow on ground off road, and a forest can be seen in the background. "Mr. and Mrs. Frank & Ethel Farmer: is handwritten on the photo. No photo caption.
    • Western Lumber Co

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

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

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Young women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of woman hugging her daughter in front of a shingled wall of a house. What appears to be a wooden gate can be seen in the left side of the photograph. Woman wears a large hat while the young girl has a sash tied around her waist. Photo...
    • Pat Cyr's Saloon

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo of a woman wearing a white dress standing in the street in front of Pat Cyr's saloon. A man can be seen in the background walking away from the saloon. Photo caption reads: Pat Cyr's Saloon in Milltown. Across the street from Hemgren's...
    • Swimmers on the Milltown Bridge

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Swimmers; Bathing suits; Blackfoot River (Mont.); Boys -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Bridges;
    • A group of unidentified young boys sit on and in front of the bridge railing looking south. The Blackfoot River can be seen in the background. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "219." Photo caption reads: Swimmers posing...
    • Beadle Butcher Shop

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

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

    •  
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Automobiles -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Priests -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a man standing in front of the rectory of St. Ann's Church. Two vehicles can be seen parked behind the pastor. Photo caption reads: Rev. John J. Connolly. St. Ann's Church.

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK