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    • Bonner before 1910

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

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    • 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...
    • Inspecting ice damage to Milltown Dam in 1968

    • 1968-04
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Photographs; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs; Mud; Dams -- Effect of ice on
    • Photo shows two workers standing on section of dam. Label in upper left corner of photo reads '146.' Photo caption reads: Section of flashboards taken out by ice in March 1968. Also shows mud deposit above dam. April 1968.
    • ACM Company teepee burner nicknamed "Little Hog"

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Anaconda Copper Mining Company -- History;
    • Two photographs in one frame. Upper shows large vessel with a feeder tube running to it. Photo caption identifies that as AC.M. Company Burner. Lower photograph shows chutes that feeds fuel to the "Little Hog." Smokestacks are visible in the...
    • Portion of the 1926 Bonner School newspaper, The Whirlpool

    • 1926
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Student newspapers and periodicals -- Montana -- Bonner;
    • Part of one typescript page of the Bonner School newsletter. The photograph shows the top half of the page, and the right side is cut off. The paper reads : "The Whirlpool. Edited monthly by the Bonner School to further its interests - Single...
    • Inside the Margaret Hotel

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.); Hotels -- Montana -- Photographs; Hotelkeepers -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows two older men sitting in wooden chairs, each next to a separate table, in front of picture windows. Photo caption reads: Francis Witikar, Mamie Bellefleur In Margaret Hotel. (Original caption read "Francis Smith" ; "Smith" crossed out...
    • Milltown during the winter of 1936 - 1937

    • 1936; 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Snow -- Photographs; Houses -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows deep snow drifts around Milltown houses. A snow covered mountain is in the background. Photo caption reads: Milltown. Winter of 1936 - 1937.
    • Western Lumber Company office

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Office buildings --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "156". Photo shows a one-story brick building with front porch with columns. A man is sitting on the front porch. The building became the River City Grill in 2002. Photo caption reads: Western Lumber Co....
    • Saw filing room

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photo shows group of six men and one woman standing outside on porch of building, below sign which reads "General Office." There are two deep snowbanks at either end of the group, and a white pillar divides the group in two. Photo caption reads:...
    • Old Western Lumber Company barn

    • 1915
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Barns -- Montana --...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "154". Photo taken in winter, and shows Oscar Peterson standing among logs that are covered with snow. A barn and mountain are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Old Western Lumber Co. Barn....
    • Walt Petaja and Edsel Koskie work on Model A tire

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph shows two men working to change tire on a vehicle. Walt works on tire of Model A in foreground with Edsel bent over front tire facing car, neither has shirt on. Photo caption reads: Walt Petaja, Edsel Koskie.
    • 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...
    • Piltzville

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs
    • View of town from above shows a number of houses, several streets, and a bridge. Cars are parked in front of some of the houses. At least some of the cars appear to be 1930's to early 1940's vintage vehicles. Photo caption reads: Piltzville.
    • Beginning a road trip to Yellowstone National Park in 1917 in a 1916 Reo automobile

    • 1917
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Automobiles -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows two women and two children sitting in a car with two men standing at front of car. Car is parked on a street in front of buildings, most likely stores. Sign on wall behind car reads Baker. Handwriting beneath photograph states...
    • 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...
    • Riverside Electric Station

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph shows group of children sitting on long bench, most likely waiting for streetcar to take them to school. Three boys have hoops with them. Written on photograph: Riverside Electric Station "Waiting for a car." -HASKE[L?] Graffiti on back...
    • 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....
    • Fred Hill and Henry Auvinen on horse-drawn wagon in town

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph shows two men on horse-drawn wagon with "Express" printed on side parked in front of unpainted buildings. Wagon has one horse hitched to it. Photo caption reads: Fred Hill and Henry Auvinen.
    • Aftermath of a plane crash in East Piltzville in the 1920s

    • 1920
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Plane crashes
    • Photograph shows front end of fuselage of Standard J-1 or a Curtiss variant biplane in a field, wingless, with one man staring at engine, second man sitting on tailgate of truck. Sign on truck says Packing and Crating. Photo caption reads:...
    • Bonner Roundhouse

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs; School buildings -- Montana -- Photographs; Stores, Retail -- Montana -- Photographs; Ford Model A automobile;
    • View looking down the street shows a school that is the old Masonic Lodge. The school does not have a bell tower. Also along the street are present-day post office building and the former George's Cafe. The nearest building has Model A parked in...
    • Southern part of Bonner in the early 1900s

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Automobiles -- Photographs; Cities and towns -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows a row of houses on the left side of the photograph and a boardwalk leading to one of the houses. Utility poles line the street, and several cars are on the street. A fence separates the street from what appears to be the...
    • Western Lumber Company

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Western Lumber Company; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Sawmill workers -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Employees -- Photographs; Sawmills -- Montana -- Photographs;...
    • Label in upper left corner of photo reads "161". Photo shows four men sitting on what appears to be a wagon, in front of a garage building. Photo caption reads: Western Lumber Co. Right to Left: Oscar Werner, Castonguay, Alfred Hanson, Paul Swanson.
    • 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...
    • Potomac logging camp

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River Valley (Mont.); Shay locomotives; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Blackfoot River Valley -- Photographs; Timekeeping; Steam...
    • Photo shows Shay engine pulling caboose and flatcar, taken at an angle from the rear of the train. Three men are on the flatcar: two seated and one standing. Kenneth Ross is one of the men on the flatcar. Another man is standing on the ground next...
    • Milltown, winter of 1936-1937

    • 1936; 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Milltown (Mont.) -- Photographs; Snow -- Photographs
    • Photo shows two buildings in near background; deep snow in the foreground. Snow-covered mountains in the background of the photo. Photo caption reads: Milltown, winter of 1936-1937.
    • Edmund Pelletier

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Tobacco pipes; Pipe smokers; Spittoons
    • Photograph shows man sitting in rocking chair with legs crossed and smoking a pipe. Second rocking chair to his right is unoccupied. Surrounding walls are covered in wallpaper and other portraits or photographs appear to be hanging above upper edge...
    • River crew prepaing to dislodge debris at the Bonner Dam, 1948

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows four men in a bateau in the middle of the Blackfoot River. The front three are standing, fourth man sits holding pole attached to plank extending from riverbank. Front man in boat clutches cable mounted to pulley attached to a...
    • Tillie Secrist with Myra Keller seated on swing

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    • 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)...
    • Soldiers and ladies beside the Clark Fork River

    • 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs; Rivers -- Montana -- Photographs; Clark Fork (Mont. and Idaho)
    • Photo shows three men in Army uniforms and three women in dresses and hats, all standing on rocks next to railroad tracks, at the base of a sign which reads "Private Property. Keep Off" The river is visible in the background, and there is a black...
    • Richard Kurtz wearing Army uniform

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Soldiers -- United States -- Photographs; United States -- Army; World War, 1939-1945
    • Photo shows a man in military uniform standing outside, a two-story building in the background. The number '71' is on the man's helmet. Photo caption reads: Richard Kurtz.
    • Hazel Beadle in a Dodge coupe in 1926

    • 1926
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Automobiles -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows woman behind the wheel of a black vehicle. Relatively open landscape appears behind car. Photo caption reads: 1926. Hazel Beadle in a Dodge coupe. Label in upper left corner reads "203".
    • Timekeeper at early day logging camp in the Potomac area

    • 1912
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Offices -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- History; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Employees -- Photographs;...
    • Photo of office, showing man seated in a chair with an empty chair beside him. There is a desk on the wall to his right, with cubbies full of papers. On the wall to his left are shelves with books and other items. Calendar on the wall shows March,...
    • Our Saviors Lutheran Congregaton, 1940

    • 1940
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Church buildings -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of a large group of people on the steps of a church. Sign above the doorway reads Our Savior's Lutheran. Small sign in lower left of photograph on the church building shows 1932. No photo caption. Written across the bottom of the...
    • Arne Karkanen dislodging debris at the Bonner Dam, May, 1948

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows man standing alone in bateau in the middle of the Blackfoot River, using a pole to dislodge debris downriver of his boat. A pile of lumber is visible on the opposite bank of the river. Photo caption reads: Arne Karkanen trying to...
    • Laura and Emma Kurtz

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Families -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows two women standing next to each other outside. Both are wearing suits, and both are wearing small corsages. A house is visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Laura and Emma Kurtz.
    • Mrs. Anne Troop, Bonner School third grade teacher

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph shows woman standing at base of steps in front of two closed doors. Image earlier identified as taking place at the "new" brick school. Photo caption reads: Mrs. Anne Troop, Bonner School third grade teacher.
    • Bonner School, Catholic and Lutheran Churches

    • 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Church buildings -- Montana -- Photographs; School buildings -- Montana -- Photographs; Catholic church buildings -- Montana; Lutheran church buildings -- Montana
    • Photo shows Bonner School on the far left, the old St. Ann's Catholic Church (used until later church was constructed in 1939) next, and the second Our Savior's Lutheran Church (built in 1932) on the right. There is no "B" on Bonner Mountain. Photo...
    • Alphonse and Bernice Fontaine

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Couples -- Photographs
    • Photo shows a young man and woman standing outside, next to a body of water. He has his arm around her shoulder; she has her arm around his waist, his hand over hers. Photo caption reads: Alphonse and Bernice Fontaine.
    • Two women on log jam, early 1900's

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Log transportation; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows log jam which fills entire field of view. Two women in light-colored dresses are seated next to each other on a log. Photo caption reads: Two women on log jam north of Bonner in early 1900s. .
    • Dedication: first tree planted at the Bonner School

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Schools -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Schools -- Montana -- History; Students -- Montana -- Photographs; Teachers -- Montana -- Photographs; School principals -- Montana -- Photographs;...
    • Photo shows the old Bonner School, with large group of students and teachers standing outside. Principal Akin stands at far right of photo, arms crossed. Photo caption reads: Dedication: 1st tree planted at the Bonner School.
    • Tom and Tillie Edlund with Ken and Myla Secrist

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs; Families -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows family standing outside: A man in a suit and a woman in dress with corsage, and hat standing behind a boy and girl. A fence is visible behind the man, to his right, and the corner of a building is visible to the left of the woman. Photo...
    • 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.
    • Happy birthday

    • 1933-06-07
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Birthday parties -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs; Celebrations -- Montana -- Milltown -- Photographs;...
    • Photo shows a gathering of people, most if not all women and girls, on the porch, steps and sidewalk of a house. Photo caption reads: Birthday party for Mrs. Charles Rose (age 89). June 7, 1933, Milltown. Mrs. Rene Levesque, center row at right. Do...
    • 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...
    • Arnold Zaugg and Conrad Richlie during World War II

    • 1939; 1940; 1941; 1942; 1943; 1944; 1945
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph shows two men standing, facing camera, with a car behind them. A dog faces the car with two paws on the running board. Arnold Zaugg wears patched and torn overalls and Conrad Rirchlie wears pants with a shirt tucked in along with a belt....
    • U.S. Army nurse Eva Lien Marshal during World War II

    • 1942
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; United States -- Army Nurse Corps; United States -- Army -- Nurses -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; World War, 1939-1945; Airplanes -- Photographs
    • Photo shows woman in Army Nurse's uniform, standing outside. An airplane with open door is visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Eva Lien Marshal. Enlisted in U. S. Army Nurse Corps in 1942
    • Bonner snow, winter of 1936-37

    • 1936; 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Snow -- Photographs; Houses -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows large snowbank with path cut through it. There is a house behind the snowbank, and a snow-covered mountain in the background. Photo caption reads: Bonner, winter of 1936-37.
    • Dolores Sterner, Betty Peterson, and Myla Secrist

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows three young women standing outside, their arms around each other. A picket fence and a house are visible in the background. Photo caption reads: Dolores Sterner, Betty Peterson, Myla Secrist
    • 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...
    • Debris at Bonner Dam, May 1948

    • 1948-05
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows two men holding a piece of lumber while standing on a platform in the middle of the Blackfoot River. A large pile of debris is visible in the left of the photograph, with a pile of lumber on the bank of the river behind the men....
    • Older students, Bonner School

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Students -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; School children -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Schools -- Montana
    • Photo shows twenty students, standing on stairs of school. Penciled in to the left of the typed captions: 2nd row: Hazel Egan, Benjamin daughter, Peterson girl; penciled in under the typed Front Row captions: George Hodgson; Penciled in the Back...
    • Carl and Alma Rooney

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Married people -- Montana -- Photographs; Married men -- Montana -- Photographs; Married women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows an older couple standing outside, holding hands. There is a house visible in the background, the house number '408' showing on a porch support. Photo caption reads: Carl and Alma Rooney.
    • Bonner community gardens

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Community gardens -- Montana -- Bonner
    • The ground level photograph shot across lush gardens shows the backside of large bunkhouse. The mountain in the background is partially obscured by the smoky air. Photo caption reads: Community gardens.
    • Blackfoot River near the Chaffey homestead

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Blackfoot River (Mont.) -- Photographs
    • Photo shows the river, full of logs, with a long pile of logs on the bank at the left side of the photo. A homestead is visible on the opposite bank. Photo caption reads: Blackfoot River near the old Chaffey homestead, and a short distance from the...
    • Margaret Hotel grounds

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Hotel Margaret (Bonner, Mont.);
    • Photograph shows view from inside Margaret Hotel in Bonner with view of a lawn and forested slope. Photo caption reads: Looking west from inside the Margaret Hotel in Bonner.
    • Dolly Doucette

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • Photo shows a woman standing outdoors next to a small tree. A hillside is visible in background. Photo caption reads: Dolly (Raymer) Doucette.
    • Wood and stull cutting

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Logging; Logging -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Clearcutting; Allen Company (Mont.)
    • Photograph shows a clear cut area on flat ground and extending up to the top of a mountain. Brush piles and cut logs are scattered about the flats. A label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "2." Photo caption reads: Wood and stull...
    • 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.
    • Camp 9 Cookhouse

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber camps;
    • Photograph shows four men wearing aprons standing in a kitchen. One man holds a large knife, another had his hand on a rolling pin. Behind the men are shelves containing bowls, pitchers and coffee pots. Wood plank flooring is visible. Various other...
    • Hugo Kattelus on logs

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs; Logs; Pistols; Firearms
    • Photo shows a man sitting on a stack of logs, with a pistol in his right hand, and a cigarette held up to his mouth with his left hand. Photo caption reads: Hugo Kattelus.
    • Dumping large rock from Blackfoot River into hole in Milltown Dam (1 of 5)

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair;
    • Image shows found men standing in a snowy landscape watching a large rock being hoisted onto a wooden pallet. Photo caption reads: At Left, K.B. Frye (leftmost of 2 captions). Main caption reads: "Series of five pictures show the loading of a...
    • Henry Eide, 1937

    • 1937
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows a man standing with his arms crossed. He is standing outside, a building with wood siding and a stone chimney is visible behind him. '1937' is written at the bottom of the photo. Photo caption reads: Henry Eide.
    • School class of 37 children

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- photographs; Montana -- History; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs; School children -- Montana -- Photographs; Students -- Montana -- Photographs; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Teenagers --...
    • Photo shows a group of about three dozen students with their teachers. New photo caption labels have been stuck over the original ones. Photo caption reads: Left to Right: 4th Row - [second label] Left to Right: 4th Row - 1. [blank] 2. [blank] 3....
    • Mary Newport's second grade class

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; School children -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Photograph of teacher and students standing on the steps of the school. The photograph shows more student than the photo caption indicates. Label in the upper left corner of the photo reads "89." Photo caption reads: Mary Newport's second grade....
    • 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, 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...
    • Dumping large rock from Blackfoot River into hole in Milltown Dam (3 of 5)

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair;
    • Photograph shows man with mustache standing next to large rock which has been dropped onto wooden sled for transportation. A large strand of chain is visible around rock. Photograph reportedly taken near base of damn, spillway is visible to right,...
    • Carl and Bill Rooney

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men - Montana - Photographs; Brothers - Montana - Photographs; Milltown (Mont.)
    • Photo shows two men standing in front of a house, both wearing dark suits and porkpie hats. The man on the left has his hands in his pockets; the man on the right has his hands clasped in front of him. Photo caption reads: Left to Right - Carl...
    • 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...
    • Piltzville community gathering

    • 1939-03-04
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Communities -- Montana; Montana -- Social life and customs
    • Photograph shows a group of men, women, and children standing or sitting on the porch and steps of a home. Two people are not identified. Back row (standing): Ethel Teague, Belle Peterson, Dawn Crabtree, Mary Akerson, holding Betty Jo, Mrs. Gus...
    • Walter Marks gauging lumber

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows two women standing on a wooden sidewalk or dock, arms around each others' waists and smiling. Photo caption reads: Left to Right: 1. Alma Rooney 2. [blank]
    • Bert Kyle

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs;
    • An older man sits with his head resting on his hand. A poster hangs on wall behind him and is partially obscured. The part of the poster than is visible says "Champion!... Mountain" and shows man on horseback with dog in foreground of the poster....
    • Jack Ailport with lumber stack

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Lumber; Lumber industry -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- Photographs; Lumber trade -- Montana -- History; Lumber industry -- Employees -- Photographs
    • Photo shows man standing at far end of long stack of lumber. Photo caption reads: Jack Ailport.
    • Dumping large rock from Blackfoot River into hole in Milltown Dam (4 of 5)

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Dams -- Montana -- Maintenance and repair;
    • Photograph shows two men standing, with one man up against large rock and another off to the right side. Large chain is around the rock and hoisting it into the air. Wooden sled is visible beneath rock. Photo caption reads: Harry McCann. K.B. Frye.
    • School friends Donna Karkanen, Donald Rooney and Mary Walker

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Teenagers -- Montana -- Photographs; Boys -- Montana -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows three teenagers, two girls and one boy. The boy, in the center, has his arms around the girls' necks. Photo caption reads: Left to Right: 1. Donna Karkanen 2. Donald Rooney 3. Mary Walker
    • 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...
    • Montana Power dam in Milltown

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Buildings -- Photographs; Montana Power Company
    • The photograph, taken looking to the northeast, shows an oblique view of the Milltown Dam and surrounding area. The dam across the Blackfoot River is seen in the foreground. Duck Bridge is toward the top of the photograph. Hand-printed on the...
    • 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.
    • Milltown bridge flooded by Blackfoot River in 1980

    • 1908
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph shows the Blackfoot River waters flowing over the surface of the Milltown Bridge in 1908. A small logjam is butting up against bridge and one man is climbing across the jam in the left of the pring. Photo caption reads: 1908 flood;...
    • Emma and Esther Sampson and Myla Secrist

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs; Families -- Montana -- Photographs; Milltown (Mont.)
    • Photo shows two women and a little girl standing outside, next to a house. Photo caption reads: Emma Sampson, Esther Sampson, Myla Secrist in front.
    • 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.
    • Schools and churches

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Catholic church buildings -- Montana; Church buildings -- Montana -- Photographs; Lutheran church buildings -- Montana; Schools -- Montana -- Bonner -- Photographs;
    • Photograph shows (left to right) the old Bonner School, the first St. Ann's Catholic Church, and the early Our Savior's Lutheran Church. The label affixed to the upper left corner of the photo reads "162." No photo caption.
    • John Nagle on lumber stack

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

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows woman standing in open field ; mouth of Blackfoot Canyon is visible in background. She is wearing a checkered coat and plaid skirt. Photo caption reads: Senia Petaja.
    • 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....
    • Unidentified men stand around early sports car

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Young men -- Montana -- Photographs; Automobiles -- Photographs
    • Photo shows eight young men standing near rear of early model sports or racing car, on an unpaved dirt road. Some of the men have their arms around each others' shoulders. Photo caption reads: Identities not certain. Walter Hines' car? Doodum...
    • 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...
    • 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.
    • Thelma (Johnson) Hegdal poses by picket fence

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Women -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows woman in light-colored dress, standing outside. Picket fence, tree, and house are visible behind her. Photo caption reads: Thelma (Johnson) Hegdal.
    • 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.
    • Survey crew

    • 1904
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History
    • Photograph shows four unidentified men standing with survey equipment in front of a white A-Frame tent. Photo caption reads: Survey crew, 1903-04.
    • Boy and father with boxing gloves

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Boxing
    • A boy and a kneeling man both wear boxing gloves. The photograph is possibly taken in Riverside Park and shows the West Riverside woods. No photo caption.
    • Eileen Lehti as a young child

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Children -- Montana -- Photographs; Girls -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Photo shows a little girl in light-colored dress, dark stockings and high-button shoes, posed in a chair. According to book, A Grass Roots Tribute: The Story of Bonner, Montana, Eileen Lehti is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Matt Lehti. Photo caption...
    • Don Mackenzie

    • 1948
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Men -- Montana -- Photographs
    • Label in upper left corner reads "30." Photo shows man wearing felt hat, plaid jacket, checked shirt with watch-chain visible. He is sitting at the base of a pine tree, which has an axe stuck in it. Photo caption reads: Don Mackenzie, August 14,...
    • Earliest Seeley Lake Ranger Station

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    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Ranger stations -- Montana; Lolo National Forest (Mont.)
    • The photograph shows five cabins in a row. A ladder leans against one cabin. The water in the foreground is probably a pond or the lake. A man stands between the cabins and the water near a horse and wagon. An outhouse can be seen in the background...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Sterling Hayden and local "extras" from Timberjack

    • 1950; 1951; 1952; 1953; 1954; 1955
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Photographs; Montana -- History; Motion pictures -- History -- 20th century; Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- 20th century; Motion pictures -- Pictorial works; Motion picture locations -- Montana -- Photographs;...
    • Color photo taken outdoors near the railroad tracks behind Kelly Pine Field. Photo shows actor Sterling Hayden standing behind five young women in blouses and jeans. The film was released in 1955. Photo caption reads: Sterling Hayden, main actor in...

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