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    • A load of logs

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    • Log transportation; Coeur d'Alene National Forest (Idaho); Loggers
    • A man on top of a load of logs, securing them with a large chain. Coeur d'Alene National Forest.
    • A man standing by a road

    • 1899; 1900; 1901
    • Landscape photography; Mountains
    • An unidentified man stands by a road, probably near Missoula, Montana. Dirt road extends into the distance, followed closely by a wooden pole fence. Fields and grassy slopes are visible behind the man. Forest or cultivated trees are visible in the...
    • A.C.M. camp 1 commissary, Woodworth

    • 1943
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber camps; Company stores
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company camp #1 commissary, Woodworth, Montana. A man in front of the counter points to an item on a shelf while a man behind the counter looks at the shelf.
    • A.C.M. camp 1, Woodworth

    • 1943
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber camps; Kitchens -- Employees
    • Man in kitchen of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company camp #1, Woodworth, Montana.
    • A.C.M. Company near Woodworth

    • 1943
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company ; Log transportation; Logging trucks; Woodworth (Mont.); Logging; Logging -- Equipment and supplies
    • Loading out Anaconda Copper Mining Company near Woodworth. Men loading logs into a truck.
    • A.C.M. log camp, Woodworth

    • 1943
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Lumber camps; Lumber trade; Bulldozers; Logging -- Equipment and supplies
    • Man operating a dozer at the Anaconda Copper Mining Company log camp, Woodworth, Montana.
    • A.C.M. logging operations

    • 1958
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Logging -- Equipment and supplies; Loggers; Log transportation;
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company logging operations. Men and machinery can be seen loading and moving logs in a clear-cut area of a forest.
    • Across Dearborn River toward Steamboat Mountain

    • 1921
    • Dearborn River (Mont.); Sun River Valley (Mont.); Wildfires -- Environmental aspects; Douglas fir; Conifers
    • Across Dearborn River toward Steamboat Mountain, Montana. Plate 26a (July 10, 1921) Fire Group 5: Cool-dry Douglas-fir. Elevation 5000 ft (1524 m). Looking northwest across the Dearborn River towards Steamboat Mountain from a point approximately...
    • Across Dearborn River toward Steamboat Mountain

    • 1981-09-07
    • Wildfires -- Environmental aspects; Dearborn River (Mont.); Douglas fir; Limber pine
    • Across Dearborn River toward Steamboat Mountain, Montana. Plate 26b (September 7, 1981) 60 years later. Camera was moved backward to avoid Douglas-fir and limber pine which screened original view. Scene shows a marked change in tree cover on the...
    • Across Prichard Creek into Reeder Gulch

    • 1897
    • Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Wallace Ranger District (Idaho); Western redcedar; Western hemlock; Abies grandis; Mountain roads
    • Across Prichard Creek into Reeder Gulch. Plate 5a (1897) Fire Group 11: Warm-moist grand fir, western red cedar, and western hemlock. Elevation 3,300 (1,006 m) Camera faces northeast across Prichard Creek into Reeder Gulch near Murray, Idaho, on...
    • Across Prichard Creek into Reeder Gulch

    • 1980
    • Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Wallace Ranger District (Idaho); Conifers
    • Across Prichard Creek into Reeder Gulch. Plate 5b (July 1, 1980) 83 years later. Growth of conifers necessitated placement of camera at lower position. A road now runs along the Prichard Creek bottom. Increased cover of conifers is typical of...
    • Across Smith Creek toward Crown Mountain

    • 1900
    • Rocky Mountains; Lewis and Clark National Forest (Mont.); Douglas fir; Aspen; Willows; Prunus virginiana; Forests and forestry
    • Across Smith Creek toward Crown Mountain on east front of Rockies. Plate 23a. Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 5300 ft. (1616 m). From the ridge about 5 miles west of Haystack Butte, the view is southwest across Smith Creek toward Crown...
    • Across Smith Creek toward Crown Mountain

    • 1981-09-16
    • Rocky Mountains; Lewis and Clark National Forest (Mont.); Douglas fir; Forests and forestry
    • Across Smith Creek toward Crown Mountain on east front of Rockies. Plate 23b. Slopes below camera point and adjacent terrain as well as near slope are now densely covered by Douglas-fir. View was obtained by cutting screening fir and climbing one...
    • Across Sun River toward Home Gulch

    • 1899-07
    • Sun River Valley (Mont.); Sun River (Mont. : River); Douglas fir; Rivers; Mountains; Forests and forestry
    • Across Sun River toward Home Gulch. Plate 22a. Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 4800 ft. (1463 m). Looking south-southwest across the Sun River toward Home Gulch from upper ridge in Wagner Basin. Effects of past fires are shown as snags...
    • Across Sun River toward Home Gulch

    • 1981-09-08
    • Sun River Valley (Mont.); Sun River (Mont. : River); Conifers; Rivers; Mountains; Forests and forestry
    • Across Sun River toward Home Gulch. Plate 22b. Dense conifer stands now occupy much of the area that was formerly open. Note particularly the band of conifers along the distant ridge at right.
    • Airplane crash in the Bitterroot National Forest

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    • Aircraft accidents; Bitterroot National Forest (Mont. and Idaho)
    • Crash of a T-airplane (transport?) in the Bitterroot National Forest, Montana. A broken-up airplane rests on large rocks on a hill (a talus slope?) in a forest. Dick Johnson and Clarence Sutliff both survived.
    • Airplane spraying for tussock moths

    • 1947-07-01
    • Airplanes; Lymantriidae; Harvard (Idaho); Aerial spraying and dusting in forestry
    • Carl Brady's last tussock moth spray flight. Harvard, Idaho. Photograph of one plane on a grassy field with another plane in the distance spraying or dropping pesticide on a forest. One man can be seen standing in field.
    • Al Retzlaf and Bob Marshall

    • 1929
    • Marshall, Robert, 1901-1939; United States. Forest Service -- Employees; Men
    • (l) Al Retzlaf, (r) Bob Marshall
    • Alder Gulch above Virginia City, Montana

    • 1981
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Environmental aspects; Alder Gulch (Madison County, Mont.); Juniperus scopulorum; Douglas fir; Wheatgrasses; Shrubs; Trees
    • Alder Gulch 2.2 miles above Virginia City, Montana. Plate 68b (July 28, 1981) 110 years later. The large Douglas-fir in foreground-left (arrow) is the same pictured in the original scene. Regeneration of Douglas-fir and Rocky Mountain juniper on...
    • Alder Gulch above Virginia City, Montana

    • 1871
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Environmental aspects; Alder Gulch (Madison County, Mont.); Juniperus scopulorum; Douglas fir; Wheatgrasses; Wildfires -- Environmental aspects
    • Alder Gulch 2.2 miles above Virginia City, Montana. Plate 68a (1871) Fire Group 5: Cool-dry Douglas-fir. Elevation 6000 ft (1829 m). An east-northeast view up Alder Gulch 2.2 miles above Virginia City, Montana. Placer mining following discovery of...
    • Alder Gulch above Virginia City, Montana

    • 1871
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Environmental aspects; Alder Gulch (Madison County, Mont.); Juniperus scopulorum; Douglas fir; Wheatgrasses; Wildfires -- Environmental aspects
    • Alder Gulch 2.2 miles above Virginia City, Montana. Plate 68a (1871) Fire Group 5: Cool-dry Douglas-fir. Elevation 6000 ft (1829 m). An east-northeast view up Alder Gulch 2.2 miles above Virginia City, Montana. Placer mining following discovery of...
    • Alicia Conrad

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    • Conrad, Alicia D. Stanford (Alicia Davenport Stanford), 1860-1923; Portraits
    • Alicia Conrad. Mrs. C. E. Conrad. Studio portrait of a young woman in front of a canvas painted with a forest scene.
    • Anaconda Company sign

    • 1960; 1961; 1962; 1963; 1964; 1965; 1966; 1967; 1968; 1969
    • Bonner (Mont.); Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Anaconda Forest Products Company; Signs and signboards; Sawmills
    • Sign at gate to Anaconda Lumber Company, Bonner, Montana
    • Badland Buttes on Beaver Creek

    • 1934-09
    • Landscapes; Ponderosa pine; Cliffs; Custer National Forest (Mont. and S.D.)
    • Badland Buttes on Beaver Creek, Custer National Forest (image is of ponderosa pine on cliffside).
    • Bannack, Montana

    • 1880
    • Bannack (Mont.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.; Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Logging -- Environmental aspects; Cercocarpus ledifolius; Sagebrush; Conifers; Grasses; Cities and towns
    • Bannack, Montana. Plate 49a. Mahogany Fire Group. Elevation 5,800 ft (1,768 m) Northeast view of Bannack City, Montana. The open slopes above town support sagebrush/grass. Dark shrubs on near ridge are curlleaf mountain mahogany. Patchy...
    • Bannack, Montana

    • 1981-05
    • Bannack (Mont.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.; Cercocarpus ledifolius; Riparian plants; Cottonwood; Willows; Cities and towns
    • Bannack, Montana. Plate 49b. Mature cottonwood, willow, and other riparian vegetation now dominate Grasshopper Creek bottomland, while Bannack is a remnant of its former self. Mahogany stands have increased in density on deep soils, as have...
    • Bear Creek Ranger Station with Madison Range

    • 1936
    • Madison Range (Mont.); Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Douglas fir; Aspen
    • Bear Creek Ranger Station with Madison Range in background. Plate 61a (1936) Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 6400 ft (1951 m). Looking south-southeast toward the Madison Range from a bench above the old Bear Creek Ranger Station,...
    • Bear Creek Ranger Station with Madison Range

    • 1979
    • Madison Range (Mont.); Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Douglas fir; Aspen
    • Bear Creek Ranger Station with Madison Range in background. Plate 61b (August 29, 1979) 43 years later. Openings formerly occupied by aspen are now dominated by Douglas-fir. Where aspen have not been in competition with conifers, aspen stands have...
    • Beargrass

    • 1947
    • Xerophyllum (Plants); Forest plants; Forest roads
    • Road through a forest with stalks of beargrass in bloom.
    • Beaver Creek near Nelson, Montana

    • 1900
    • Landscape photography; Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Douglas fir; Conifers; Understory plants;
    • Beaver Creek 3.2 miles downstream from Nelson, Montana. Plate 29a. Fire Group 4: Warm-dry Douglas-fir. Elevation 4000 ft (1220 m). The camera faces due south across Beaver Creek at a point 3.2 miles downstream from Nelson, Montana, on Helena Ranger...
    • Beaver Creek near Nelson, Montana

    • 1980-07-24
    • Landscape photography; Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Douglas fir; Understory plants;
    • Beaver Creek 3.2 miles downstream from Nelson, Montana. Plate 29b. Douglas-fir regenerated following the late 1800's fire. Understory vegetation, including mountain maple, snowberry, buffaloberry, serviceberry, and currant, has since deteriorated...
    • Belt Ranger Station

    • 1929; 1930; 1931
    • Belt (Mont.); Lewis and Clark National Forest (Mont.); Forest fires; Ranger stations
    • Belt Ranger Station. Plate 40a (Ca. 1930) Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 5,100 ft (1,555 m) Looking west-southwest toward the Belt Creek Ranger Station, Lewis and Clark National Forest. Open slopes behind station support shrubs,...
    • Belt Ranger station

    • 1979-09-13
    • Belt (Mont.); Lewis and Clark National Forest (Mont.); Forest fires; Ranger stations
    • Belt Ranger Station. Plate 40b (September 13, 1979) About 49 years later. Camera is positioned lower on slope to allow a less-obstructed view. Conifers on slope behind Ranger Station are predominately Douglas-fir. Lodgepole pine are also present....
    • Bigfork, from top of hill

    • 1908
    • Bigfork (Mont.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.; Wooden-frame buildings
    • Town of Big Fork, Montana, from top of the hill. Buildings can be seen along sides of a dirt road. Forest visible in the background.
    • Blackfeet Reservation, Montana

    • 1898; 1899; 1900
    • Great Blackfeet Reservation (Mont.); Blackfeet Indian Reservation (Mont.); Mountains; Trees; Snow; Indian reservations
    • Blackfeet Reservation, Montana.
    • Blackfoot Fire Protective Association truck

    • 1919; 1920; 1921
    • Forest Fire Fighters; Forest fires -- Prevention and control
    • Blackfoot Fire Protective Association fire truck with crew riding in the back.
    • Blackfoot Road, Blackfoot River Valley

    • 1907; 1908; 1909
    • Roads; Rural roads; Blackfoot River Valley (Mont.);
    • Blackfoot Road, Blackfoot River Valley, Montana. Photograph shows dirt road amongst dense forest.
    • Blacktail Deer Creek above Whiskey Springs

    • 1928-09-29
    • Blacktail Deer Creek (Beaverhead County, Mont.); Landscape photography; Forest fires
    • Blacktail Deer Creek 1.5 miles above Whiskey Springs. Plate 54a (September 19, 1928) Fire Group 5: Cool-dry Douglas-fir. Elevation 7,000 ft (2,134 m) The camera faces east-southeast at a point on upper Blacktail Deer Creek approximately 1.5 miles...
    • Blacktail Deer Creek above Whiskey Springs

    • 1981-06-23
    • Blacktail Deer Creek (Beaverhead County, Mont.); Landscape photography; Forest fires
    • Blacktail Deer Creek 1.5 miles above Whiskey Springs. Plate 54b (June 23, 1981) 53 years later. Flat effects of heavy livestock grazing. Sagebrush stand on toe slope at left has expanded down slope. In distance, aspen have matured in canyon...
    • Blake Creek on south side of Big Snowy Mountains

    • 1909
    • Lewis and Clark National Forest (Mont.); Rivers; Mountains; Canyons; Ponderosa pine; Douglas fir; Shrubs; Forests and forestry
    • Blake Creek on south side of Big Snowy Mountains. Plate 44a. Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 6,100 ft. (1,860 m) Looking north-northwest up Blake Creek at a point 1 mile above forest boundary on south side of Big Snowy Mountains, Lewis...
    • Blake Creek on south side of Big Snowy Mountains

    • 1980-08-20
    • Lewis and Clark National Forest (Mont.); Rivers; Mountains; Canyons; Douglas fir; Conifers; Forests and forestry
    • Blake Creek on south side of Big Snowy Mountains. Plate 44b. Camera was moved left of original point to avoid trees that screened early view. Regeneration of Douglas-fir has resulted in a landscape dominated by conifers. The rock outcrop visible...
    • Bob Marshall

    • 1928
    • Priest River (Idaho); Marshall, Robert, 1901-1939; Priest River Experiment Station (Priest River, Idaho); United States. Forest Service -- Employees
    • Bob Marshall, probably at Priest River Ranger Station, Idaho.
    • Bob Marshall

    • 1931
    • Marshall, Robert, 1901-1939; United States. Forest Service -- Employees
    • Photo portrait in natural surroundings. Text on photo reads: 'Oomik Polluk.'
    • Bob Marshall at Priest River Station

    • 1928
    • Priest River (Idaho); Marshall, Robert, 1901-1939; Priest River Experiment Station (Priest River, Idaho); United States. Forest Service -- Employees
    • Priest River (Idaho) Ranger Station. Bob Marshall is 2nd from upper left.
    • Bonner, Montana

    • 1909; 1910; 1911
    • Bonner (Mont.); Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Anaconda Forest Products Company; Sawmills
    • A wide angle view of Bonner, Montana and the Anaconda Copper Mining Company Mill (Image featured in the Re-Photographing Missoula exhibit, see umt010588)
    • Bonner, Montana

    • 1947; 1948; 1949
    • Bonner (Mont.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.; Dwellings; Bonner Mill (Bonner, Mont.); Mountains; Sawmills;
    • Bird's eye view of Bonner, Montana. (Image featured in Then and Now: Re-Photographing Missoula exhibit (for Now image see umt010588.)
    • Bonner, Montana and the ACM Co. Mill

    • 1909; 1910; 1911
    • Bonner (Mont.); Anaconda Copper Mining Company; Anaconda Forest Products Company; Sawmills
    • Wide-angle view of the Anaconda Copper Mining Company Mill and the town of Bonner, Montana.
    • Boothill above Virginia City, Montana

    • 1924
    • Virginia City (Mont.); Cemeteries; Plummer, Henry Amos, -1864; Sepulchral monuments; Mountain big sagebrush; Grasses
    • Boothill above Virginia City, Montana. Plate 67a ( 1924) Sagebrush/Grass Fire Group. Elevation 5800 ft (1768 m). The camera faces north from Boothill above Virginia City, Montana. Graves are those of five members of Henry Plummer's infamous road...
    • Boothill above Virginia City, Montana

    • 1980-07-09
    • Virginia City (Mont.); Cemeteries; Plummer, Henry Amos, -1864; Sepulchral monuments; Mountain big sagebrush; Wheatgrasses
    • Boothill above Virginia City, Montana. Plate 67b (July 9, 1980) 56 years later. Grading and remonumenting graves resulted in displacement of soil in foreground. Note change in location of grave markers. Near slope shows a marked increase in the...
    • Bozeman Pass on Interstate 90

    • 1903; 1904
    • Bozeman (Mont.); Mountain passes; Railroad tracks; Outcrops (Geology); Trees
    • Bozeman Pass on Interstate 90 about 6 miles east of Bozemen, Montana.
    • Bozeman Pass on Interstate 90

    • 1981
    • Bozeman (Mont.); Mountain passes; Railroad tracks; Outcrops (Geology); Trees
    • Bozeman Pass on Interstate 90 about 6 miles east of Bozeman, Montana.
    • Bradley Creek drainage south of Norris, Montana

    • 1981-07-29
    • Norris (Mont.); Pastures; Aspen; Conifers
    • Bradley Creek drainage four miles south of Norris, Montana. Plate 69b (July 29, 1981) 80 years later. Foreground is in fenced pasture. Aspen clone at left has regenerated from suckers. Conifers are more dense, and skunkbrush on lower slope at...
    • Bradley Creek Drainage south of Norris, Montana

    • 1901-08-20
    • Norris (Mont.); Limber pine; Freight and freightage; Horse-drawn vehicles; Juniperus scopulorum; Aspen; Willows
    • Bradley Creek Drainage four miles south of Norris, Montana. Plate 69a (August 20, 1901) Fire group 1: Dry limber pine. Elevation 5200 ft (1585 m). A north-northwest view in Bradley Creek drainage on U.S Highway 287 approximately 4 miles south of...
    • Bridge over Rattlesnake Creek

    • 1899; 1900; 1901
    • Rattlesnake Valley (Missoula County, Mont.); Bridges; Trees
    • Bridge over Rattlesnake Creek, Missoula, Montana. Wooden bridge constructed of small diameter timber arches over small river. Dirt road extends into the distance through a forest.
    • Bucking a fallen tree into logs

    • 1943
    • Loggers ; Crosscut saws
    • Henry Johnson and Ben Hallgreen 'bucking' a fallen tree into logs using a two man saw, Woodworth, Montana.
    • Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine crew

    • 1948-08
    • Johnson, Philip C. (Philip Cornwell), 1907-1990; Forest entomologists
    • Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine research crew, Loon Lake, Montana. Philip Johnson on the right.
    • Burned-over lodgepole area above Seeley Lake

    • 1910
    • Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Carriages and carts; Mules -- Transportation; Muleteers; Lodgepole pine; Men;
    • Burned-over lodgepole area above Seeley Lake, Montana. Two mules pulling carriage down what might be a logging road (?). This was a bad fire year.
    • Camp in the woods

    • 1922; 1923; 1924
    • United States. Forest Service; Camping
    • Three men at a camp in thick forest, there is a United States Forest Service pack hanging in the foreground. Likely in Montana.
    • Campfire Lodge Resort in Madison River Canyon

    • 1981-07-15
    • Madison River (Wyo. and Mont.); Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Douglas fir; Aspen; Bromegrasses; Epilobium angustifolium; Madison River Valley (Wyo. and Mont.)
    • Campfire Lodge Resort in Madison River Canyon. Plate 72b. Structures made it necessary to move camera to left of original position. Canyon bottom shows evidence of having been cultivated earlier. Smooth brome and fireweed comprise a significant...
    • Caterpillar tractor and grader

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    • Graders (Earthmoving machinery); Road scrapers; Caterpillar Tractor Company; Forest roads; Roads -- Maintenance and repair
    • A Caterpillar tractor and road grader grade a road in mountainous terrain. Note on photo reads: ""Finishing road grade with a ""Caterpillar"" Tractor and Grader. This is the cheapest possible method of doing it--and the best.""
    • CCC building fences

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Montana
    • Workers for the Civilian Conservation Corps building fences in Montana, possibly in the Ninemile area.
    • CCC building fences

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Montana
    • Workers for the Civilian Conservation Corps building fences in Montana, possibly in the Ninemile area.
    • CCC clearing land

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Montana
    • Workers for the Civilian Conservation Corps work clearing land in Montana, possibly in the Ninemile area.
    • CCC clearing land

    • 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.); Montana
    • A worker for the Civilian Conservation Corps works clearing land in Montana.
    • Clearwater River from Gilfillian Creek

    • 1982-09-01
    • Clearwater River (Idaho); Forest fires; Wildfires; Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Conifers; Shrubs;
    • Clearwater River from Gilfillian Creek. Plate 1b. Camera point was moved about 30 feet to the left to avoid screening trees, while other trees were cut to obtain a less obstructed view. Conifers now dominate slope on the opposite side of the...
    • Clearwater River from Gilfillian Creek

    • 1941-08
    • Clearwater River (Idaho); Forest fires; Wildfires; Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Junipers; Western redcedar; Abies grandis; Conifers; Shrubs;
    • Clearwater River from Gilfillian Creek. Plate 1a. Fire Group 11: Redcedar/grand fir. Elevation 2,700 ft (823 m) Looking northeast up the North Fork of the Clearwater River from the outlet of Gilfillian Creek. Conifers and shrubs are in an early...
    • Close-up of rock outcrop on Blake Creek

    • 1980-08-20
    • Outcrops (Geology); Sandstone; Fergus County (Mont.); Canyons; Douglas fir; Forests and forestry
    • Close-up of rock outcrop on Blake Creek. Plate 45b. This view was offset approximately 100 yards south of original point to avoid Douglas-fir which screened original view. The dense Douglas-fir stand now almost totally obstructs view of rock...
    • Close-up of rock outcrop on Blake Creek

    • 1909
    • Outcrops (Geology); Sandstone; Fergus County (Mont.); Canyons; Douglas fir; Forests and forestry
    • Close-up of rock outcrop on Blake Creek. Plate 45a. Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 6,100 ft. (1,860 m) Close up view of rock outcrop shown in previous plate. The presence of Douglas-fir regeneration and the condition of snags suggest...
    • Clyde Fickes and Carl Willis packing shakes

    • 1908; 1909
    • Horses; Ranger stations; Pack animals (Transportation); United States. Forest Service -- Employees
    • Clyde Fickes and Carl Willis packing shakes, near Kalispell, Montana. Two men stand in front of two horses loaded with wood slats. Building visible behind the horses.
    • Coal-Mine Rims four miles south of McLeod, Montana

    • 1981-07-20
    • Sweet Grass County (Mont.); Grasses; Limber pine; Sagebrush; Juniperus communis
    • Coal-Mine Rims 4 miles south of McLeod, Montana. Plate 80b. Camera point does not precisely duplicate original. Scene shows strong encroachment of sagebrush on the flats and some encroachment on the near slopes. Common juniper and limber pine have...
    • Coal-Mine Rims four miles south of McLeod, Montana

    • 1908; 1909; 1910
    • Sweet Grass County (Mont.); Grasses; Limber pine; Sagebrush; Juniperus communis
    • Coal-Mine Rims four miles south of McLeod, Montana. Plate 80a. Juniper Fire Group. Elevation 5000 ft. (1524 m). Looking northwest at the Coal-Mine Rims area on State Highway 298, four miles south of McLeod, Montana. Perennial grasses predominate in...
    • Columbia Mountain and Teakettle Mountain

    • 1981-08-28
    • Montana; Mountains; Wildfires; Forest fires; Forests and forestry; Trees; Fir
    • Columbia Mountain (left) and Teakettle Mountain, Montana. Plate 9b. Photograph taken from ground level through haze caused by wildfires. Valley floor and mountains in distance are now largely covered by dense stands of lodgepole pine and...
    • Columbia Mountain and Teakettle Mountain

    • 1935-08-24
    • Montana; Mountains; Coram Experimental Forest (Mont.); Flathead National Forest (Mont.); Fir; Forests and forestry; Forest fires
    • Columbia Mountain (left) and Teakettle Mountain (right), Montana. Plate 9a. Fire Group 9: Moist lower subalpine fir. Elevation 6,400 ft. (1,951 m) Looking southwest toward Columbia Mountain (left) and Teakettle Mountain (right) from fire lookout...
    • Continental Divide north of Red Rock Pass

    • 1981-06-25
    • Targhee National Forest (Idaho and Wyo.); Landscape photography; Forest fires
    • Continental Divide .25 miles north of Red Rock Pass. Plate 56b (June 25, 1981) 53 years later. Snag at lower left is same one pictured in original view. Shrubs in foreground and midground are primarily sagebrush and snowberry. Aspen stands have...
    • Continental Divide north of Red Rock Pass

    • 1928-09-20
    • Targhee National Forest (Idaho and Wyo.); Landscape photography; Forest fires
    • Continental Divide .25 miles north of Red Rock Pass. Plate 56a (September 20, 1928) Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 7,200 ft (2,195 m) An east-southeast view toward the Continental Divide from a point on the Targhee National Forest 0.25...
    • Cookshack at Woodworth

    • 1943
    • Lumber camps ; Camps -- Food service; Woodworth (Mont.); Men; Lumber trade -- Employees
    • Cookshack at Woodworth, Montana. Dining hall full of men eating.
    • Coram Ranger Station

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    • Coram (Mont.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.; Ranger stations; Forest fires
    • Coram Ranger Station, Montana.
    • Cutting Ponderosa near Libby, Montana

    • 1921-08-08
    • Ponderosa pine; Logging; Logging -- Equipment and supplies; Crosscut saws; Men;
    • Cutting a Ponderosa Pine with a two man saw on the bench north of the Kootenai River at Libby, Montana.
    • Cyanide Mountain on the Wood Canyon drainage

    • 1900
    • Rocky Mountains; Mountains; Douglas fir; Forests and forestry; Aspen
    • Cyanide Mountain on the Wood Canyon drainage. Plate 24-a. Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 5300 ft. (1616 m). Looking west-northwest toward Cyanide Mountain on the Wood Canyon drainage, Rocky Mountain Front, from a point approximately 50...
    • Cyanide Mountain on the Wood Canyon drainage

    • 1981-09-16
    • Rocky Mountains; Mountains; Douglas fir; Forests and forestry; Aspen; Conifers
    • Cyanide Mountain on the Wood Canyon drainage. Plate 24b. Camera was moved about 100 yards down slope from original position to avoid trees that screened view. Closure of Douglas-fir canopy (lower left) has resulted in deterioration of aspen and...
    • Daphnia Pond and Swan Range on Flathead Lake

    • 1902
    • Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Flathead Lake (Mont.); Conifers; Swan Range (Mont.)
    • Daphnia Pond and Swan Range on the east side of Flathead Lake. Plate 8a (1902) Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 3,100 ft (945 m) Camera faces north toward Daphnia Pond and Swan Range on the east side of Flathead Lake, 3 miles north of...
    • Daphnia Pond and Swan Range on Flathead Lake

    • 1981-09-28
    • Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Flathead Lake (Mont.); Douglas fir; Ponderosa pine; Larches; Spruce; Typha; Cottonwood; Dogwoods
    • Daphnia Pond and Swan Range on the east side of Flathead Lake. Plate 8b (September 28, 1981) 79 years later. Fall haze obscures Swan Range in distance. Cattail growth now obscures pond surface. Dense conifers including ponderosa pine, Douglas-fir,...
    • De Borgia, Montana, after the great fire of 1910

    • 1910
    • De Borgia (Mont.); Forest fires; Tents
    • De Borgia, Montana, street scene after the great Fire of 1910. The only remaining building pictured is the Saloon. Seven people can be seen standing in front of two canvas tents.
    • Dearborn River south of Augusta, Montana

    • 1981-09-07
    • Dearborn River (Mont.); Augusta (Mont.); Douglas fir; Aspen; Willows; Forests and forestry; Rivers; Mountains; Black cottonwood
    • Dearborn River south of Augusta, Montana. Plate 25b. Cabin in 1900 photo is no longer standing. Drainage bottom in midground now supports mature cottonwoods, aspen, and willow. Slopes in distance which were formerly open are now largely covered by...
    • Dearborn River south of Augusta, Montana

    • 1900
    • Dearborn River (Mont.); Augusta (Mont.); Douglas fir; Aspen; Willows; Forests and forestry; Ranches; Rivers; Mountains; Dwellings
    • Dearborn River south of Augusta, Montana. Plate 25a. Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 4500 ft. (1372 m). A southeast view from low bluff on Wallace Bean Ranch. Location is on Dearborn River south of Augusta, Montana. Snags and early...
    • Deep Creek, Beaverhead Mountains in distance

    • 1981
    • Beaverhead Mountains (Idaho and Mont.); Douglas fir; Conifers; Forests and forestry
    • Deep Creek, Beaverhead Mountains in distance. Plate 52b. Douglas-fir shows a marked increase in density along Deep Creek and on the distant slopes of the Beaverhead Mountains. Sites that formerly supported few or no conifers are now covered by...
    • Deep Creek, Beaverhead Mountains in distance

    • 1871
    • Beaverhead Mountains (Idaho and Mont.); Douglas fir; Conifers; Forests and forestry
    • Deep Creek, Beaverhead Mountains in distance. Plate 52a. Fire Group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 7,900 ft. (2,409 m) Looking south across Deep Creek at Beaverhead Mountains in distance. Camera point is on ridge above conifer stand indicated by...
    • Dirty Dick Gulch north of Philipsburg

    • 1981-07-21
    • Philipsburg (Mont.); Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Grasses; Douglas fir; Conifers; Junipers; Idaho fescue
    • Dirty Dick Gulch - Two miles north of Philipsburg, Montana. Plate 15b. Production of bluebunch wheatgrass has declined because of encroachment of Douglas-fir and Rocky Mountain juniper. A dense Douglas-fir stand now occupies canyon bottom and north...
    • Dirty Dick Gulch north of Philipsburg

    • 1906; 1907; 1908
    • Philipsburg (Mont.); Forest fires -- Environmental aspects; Trees; Grasses; Douglas fir; Junipers; Idaho fescue
    • Dirty Dick Gulch - Two miles north of Philipsburg, Montana. Plate 15a. Fire Group 5: Cool-dry Douglas-fir. Elevation 5,600 ft (1,707 m). The camera faces west down Dirty Dick Gulch approximately two miles north of Philipsburg, Mont. Ground cover on...
    • Elkhorn Mountains of west-central Montana

    • 1982-09-03
    • Wildfires -- Environmental aspects; Logging -- Environmental aspects; Douglas fir; Lodgepole pine
    • Elkhorn Mountains of west-central Montana. Plate 71b (September 3, 1981). 80 years later. Camera has been elevated to an opening on a ridge that allows a partial view of original scene. Dense Douglas-fir and lodgepole pine now cover most of the...
    • Elkhorn, Montana

    • 1901
    • Wildfires -- Environmental aspects; Logging -- Environmental aspects; Elkhorn (Jefferson County, Mont.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.; Douglas fir
    • Elkhorn, Montana. Plate 71a (1901) Fire group 6: Moist Douglas-fir. Elevation 6600 ft (2012 m). The camera faces northeast from a point high on the slope above Elkhorn, an early mining town in the Elkhorn Mountains of west-central Montana. Adjacent...
    • Elrod in the Mission Mountains

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    • Elrod, Morton J. (Morton John), 1863-1953; College teachers; Mission Mountains Wilderness (Mont.); Tents; Tipis; Camps
    • Morton J. Elrod at a camp in the Mission Mountain Range, Montana. Tents, a tipi, and other buildings are seen in the forest.

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