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    • Anastasis B. Kapetanios letters, 1931

    • 1931-12
    • Greek Americans -- Montana -- Billings.
    • Anastasis Kapetanios, also known as A.B. Captain, was a Greek immigrant who lived in Billings, Montana. Collection consists of two letters (December 1931) written in Greek, one to his father and one to his brother Meleti Kapetanious. The letters...
    • Curley Meek narrative, [19--].

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    • Meek, Curley.; Titter, Herbert.; Montana Historical Society. Photograph Archives.; Oil fields--Montana--Cat Creek (Petroleum County : Town)--Photographs.; Petroleum workers--Montana--Cat Creek (Petroleum County : Town)--Photographs.
    • Oral history summary of Curley Meek describing a series of 1920 photographs
    • Eugene W. Tucker letters, 1865-1868

    • 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868
    • Camp Cooke (Mont.) -- History. Fort Shaw (Mont.) -- History. Meagher, Thomas Francis, 1823-1867. United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 13th.
    • Eugene W. Tucker served in the U. S. 13th Infantry at the end of the Civil War and in Fort Riley, Kansas, and Camp Cooke and Fort Shaw, Montana. Collection consists of letters (April 1865 to January 1868) from Eugene W. Tucker to his parents and to...
    • Folder 4

    • 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868
    • Camp Cooke (Mont.) -- History. Fort Shaw (Mont.) -- History. Meagher, Thomas Francis, 1823-1867. United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 13th.
    • Eugene W. Tucker served in the U. S. 13th Infantry at the end of the Civil War and in Fort Riley, Kansas, and Camp Cooke and Fort Shaw, Montana. Collection consists of letters (April 1865 to January 1868) from Eugene W. Tucker to his parents and to...
    • Gerald Simpson diary, 1965-1966.

    • 1965; 1966
    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, American; Vietnam -- History.
    • Gerald Simpson, a Billings, Montana, native, served in the Ninth Marine Corps Regiment in Vietnam. His diary (May 1965-June 1966) covers his experiences there.
    • Gerald Simpson diary, 1965-1966.

    • 1965; 1966
    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, American; Vietnam -- History.
    • Gerald Simpson, a Billings, Montana, native, served in the Ninth Marine Corps Regiment in Vietnam. His diary (May 1965-June 1966) covers his experiences there.
    • Grace Lee Kellogg letter, 1891

    • 1891-11-15
    • Sheep ranches -- Montana.
    • This collection consists of a single, hand-written letter (November 15, 1891) from a woman in Willow Creek, Montana, named Jen to Grace Lee Kellogg, her friend in Massachussetts. Jen gives her condolences for her friend's recent loss of a daughter,...
    • Harriet Keaton Smith collection, 1863-1904

    • 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1874; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1881; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885; 1886; 1887; 1888; 1889; 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904
    • Prisoners of war -- United States -- correspondence; Frontier and pioneer life -- Montana; Women pioneers -- Montana; Fort Delaware (Del.); United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons; Virginia City (Mont.); Keaton ,...
    • Harriet Smith was a Virginia City, Montana Territory, pioneer. Papers include a letter (September 19, 1863) from her brother S.M. Keaton, a Civil War prisoner of war at Fort Delaware; four land and homestead titles (1876-1904); and her marriage...
    • Harriet Keaton Smith collection, 1863-1904

    • 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869; 1870; 1871; 1872; 1873; 1874; 1875; 1876; 1877; 1878; 1879; 1880; 1881; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885; 1886; 1887; 1888; 1889; 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904
    • Prisoners of war -- United States -- correspondence; Frontier and pioneer life -- Montana; Women pioneers -- Montana; Fort Delaware (Del.); United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons; Virginia City (Mont.); Keaton ,...
    • Letter from S. M. Keaton to his sister, September 19, 1863.
    • Hezekiah L. Hosmer papers, 1848-1870

    • 1848; 1849; 1850; 1851; 1852; 1853; 1854; 1855; 1856; 1857; 1858; 1859; 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869; 1870
    • Temperance. Vigilantes -- Montana -- Virginia City. Virginia City (Mont.) Reminiscences -- Montana. Slade, Joseph Alfred, 1829-1864 -- Death and burial. Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Correspondence. Judges Montana.
    • Hezekiah L. Hosmer (1814-1893) was first chief justice of the Montana Territorial Supreme Court. Papers consist of a typed copy of a reminiscence; a handwritten biographical sketch of Hosmer revised by J. A. Hosmer, and published in Contributions...
    • Item 1 Page 1

    • 1848; 1849; 1850; 1851; 1852; 1853; 1854; 1855; 1856; 1857; 1858; 1859; 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868; 1869; 1870
    • Temperance. Vigilantes -- Montana -- Virginia City. Virginia City (Mont.) Reminiscences -- Montana. Slade, Joseph Alfred, 1829-1864 -- Death and burial. Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Correspondence. Judges Montana.
    • Certificate of Appointment as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court for Montana Territory, signed by Abraham Lincoln, June 30, 1864.
    • Item 1 Page 1

    • 1931-12
    • Greek Americans -- Montana -- Billings.
    • Letter from Anastasis Kapetanios to his brother Meleti, December 12, 1931 (written in Greek)
    • Item 14 Page 1

    • 1915
    • Brewers -- Montana -- Helena. Breweries -- Montana -- Helena. Brickworks -- Montana -- Helena. Luxembourg Americans -- Montana -- Helena. Prohibition -- Montana. Real estate business -- Montana -- Helena. Helena (Mont.) -- Commerce. Baatz, Nick,...
    • 1915 correspondence (correspondents include American Brewing Co.; Benton and Co. [re The Weakly Freak anti-prohibition magazine]; Centennial Brewing Co.; Charles Zoller Company; Goodkind Bros.; International Union of United Brewery Workmen, Local...
    • Jake Hoover letter

    • 1884-01-04
    • Love-letters -- Montana. Gray, Carrie -- Correspondence.
    • Jake Hoover was a prospector, cowboy, and poet from Central Montana. This collection consists of a poetic love letter (January 4, 1884) written by Hoover from Utica, Montana, to Carrie Gray of Helena. He had met Gray while on a cattle drive,...
    • James "Cap" Williams papers, 1886

    • 1886
    • Vigilantes -- Montana.
    • James Williams (1832-1887) was a leader of the Vigilantes in Nevada City, Montana Territory. This collection consists of a biographical sketch (n.d.) of Williams' early life written by John M. Williams and a brief letter (January 31, 1886) from...
    • James "Cap" Williams papers, 1886

    • 1886
    • Vigilantes -- Montana.
    • James Williams (1832-1887) was a leader of the Vigilantes in Nevada City, Montana Territory. This collection consists of a biographical sketch (n.d.) of Williams' early life written by John M. Williams and a brief letter (January 31, 1886) from...
    • James M. Willaims papers, 1891-1895

    • 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895
    • Courtship -- Montana. Elopement -- Montana. Jefferson (Mont.). Home Park (Mont.). Williams, James M. 1867- Williams, Margaret Frances Battle 1866- Williams, Elizabeth J. 1843-1915.
    • This collection contains five letters (1891-1895) written by James M. Williams. One letter is written to his mother Elizabeth J. Williams while he was at Jefferson, Montana. The other four letters were written from Home Park, Montana to his future...
    • James M. Willaims papers, 1891-1895

    • 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895
    • Courtship -- Montana. Elopement -- Montana. Jefferson (Mont.). Home Park (Mont.). Williams, James M. 1867- Williams, Margaret Frances Battle 1866- Williams, Elizabeth J. 1843-1915.
    • This collection contains five letters (1891-1895) written by James M. Williams. One letter is written to his mother Elizabeth J. Williams while he was at Jefferson, Montana. The other four letters were written from Home Park, Montana to his future...
    • John Galen Carter diary, 1906-1926.

    • 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919; 1920; 1921; 1922; 1923; 1924; 1925; 1926
    • Carter, Ellen Galen--Correspondence.; Galen, Hugh F., 1826-1899--Correspondence.; United States. Congress. Senate--Officials and employees--Diaries.; Americans--Canada--Diaries.; Americans--Cuba--Diaries.; Americans--Europe, Western--Diaries.;...
    • Accompanied by a typescript copy of a letter (1896) written by H.F. Galen to his daughter discussing his family's history.
    • Kessler family papers, 1865-1952: Box 11

    • 1915
    • Brewers -- Montana -- Helena. Breweries -- Montana -- Helena. Brickworks -- Montana -- Helena. Luxembourg Americans -- Montana -- Helena. Prohibition -- Montana. Real estate business -- Montana -- Helena. Helena (Mont.) -- Commerce. Baatz, Nick,...
    • Nickolas Kessler (1833-1901), a German immigrant, and his son Charles N. Kessler (1874-1957) were Helena, Montana, brewers, brick makers, and businessmen. Collection consists of six subgroups: Nickolas Kessler (1854-1900); Kessler Brewery...
    • Kessler family papers, 1865-1952: Box 16

    • 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916
    • Brewers -- Montana -- Helena. Breweries -- Montana -- Helena. Brickworks -- Montana -- Helena. Luxembourg Americans -- Montana -- Helena. Prohibition -- Montana. Real estate business -- Montana -- Helena. Helena (Mont.) -- Commerce. Baatz, Nick,...
    • Nickolas Kessler (1833-1901), a German immigrant, and his son Charles N. Kessler (1874-1957) were Helena, Montana, brewers, brick makers, and businessmen. Collection consists of six subgroups: Nickolas Kessler (1854-1900); Kessler Brewery...
    • Page 586

    • 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916
    • Brewers -- Montana -- Helena. Breweries -- Montana -- Helena. Brickworks -- Montana -- Helena. Luxembourg Americans -- Montana -- Helena. Prohibition -- Montana. Real estate business -- Montana -- Helena. Helena (Mont.) -- Commerce. Baatz, Nick,...
    • Letter press book, 1913-1916
    • Robert L. Hammond papers

    • 1877; 1878
    • Ranches -- Montana. American letters -- Montana. Frontier and pioneer life -- Montana -- 1870-1880. Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Correspondence. Hammond, Robert L., 1847-1879 creator
    • Robert Hammond papers (1877-1878). This collection consists of four letters written by John Hammond while he live on the Crow Reservation and parts of Custer County. All letters are addressed to his brother-in-law, Monroe G. Wheaton and sister,...
    • Robert L. Hammond papers

    • 1877; 1878
    • Ranches -- Montana. American letters -- Montana. Frontier and pioneer life -- Montana -- 1870-1880. Pioneers -- West (U.S.) -- Correspondence. Hammond, Robert L., 1847-1879 creator
    • Robert Hammond papers (1877-1878). This collection consists of four letters written by John Hammond while he live on the Crow Reservation and parts of Custer County. All letters are addressed to his brother-in-law, Monroe G. Wheaton and sister,...
    • Don Anderson writing, 1959

    • 1959
    • Newspaper publishing--Montana.; Montana--Newspapers.; Anaconda Company.; Lee Enterprises.; Lee Newspapers of Montana.
    • unpublished manuscript concerns the 1959 sale of seven Anaconda Company newspapers to Lee Enterprises
    • Toole family papers, 1883-1919

    • 1883; 1884; 1885; 1886; 1887; 1888; 1889; 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919
    • Governors -- Montana -- Correspondence; World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American; World War, 1914-1918 -- Veterans; World War, 1914-1918 -- France; Busha, C. T. -- Correspondence; Toole, Edwin Warren, 1839-1905; Toole, J. K. (Joseph...
    • Edwin Toole, settled in Helena, Montana, with his four sons, including Joseph K. Toole and Edwin W. Toole. Collection includes letters (1886-1897) from Edwin Toole to other family members; minor correspondence of Joseph K. Toole; and letters from...
    • Walter H. James Reminiscences 1929-1934.

    • 1929; 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934
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    • Scope and content: Reminiscences. 1929-1934. .2 linear foot. This collection consists of reminiscences written by Walter H. James (n.d.) describing the trips that he and his wife, Ida Rachel James, took to dude ranches in Montana between 1929 and...

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