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    • [Band of sheep, Square Butte Ranch].

    • 1912-10-15
    • Square Butte Ranch (Mont.); Sheep--Montana.; Ranches--Montana.; Barns--Montana.; Stacks (Hay, grain, etc.)--Montana.
    • Large band of sheep in front of barn and stockade, Square Butte Ranch. Men standing near tall haystack. Bluffs in distant background.
    • [Brewster ranch house and outbuildings].

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    • George W. Brewster ranch.; Ranches--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.
    • Views of large frame house and several outbuildings taken from elevation. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Circle Bar Ranch].

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    • Howes, Levi.; Circle Bar Ranch.; Ranches--Montana.; Canoes and canoeing--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no numbers)
    • [Freight teams hauling ore from Alabama Mine to Alder Gulch Mill

    • 1908-08-15
    • Freight and feightage, Phillips County, Montana
    • View of six freight teams, harnessed to ore-hauling wagons, posed in front of two large barns. Image is inscribed "All of the teams that hauled ore from the Alabama Mine to the Alder Gulch Mill [Phillips County], August 15, 1908. No. 1 Frank...
    • [Gilbert Bell.]

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    • Bell, Gilbert
    • Head and shoulders portrait of young boy wearing buttoned jacket and floppy tie. Probably Gilbert Bell, the half brother of William S. Bell. Book shaped case with brass hasp, stamped leather cover, worn at edges, and red velvet inside. No hallmarks.
    • [Goshawk perched on Ewen Cameron's glove].

    • 1907-04
    • Cameron, Ewen S. (Ewen Somerled), 1854-1914.; Goshawk--Montana.; Men's clothing--Montana.
    • Ewen Cameron with goshawk perched on his glove at Farnum Ranch. Cameron wears herringbone cap, checked jacket, and leather gloves.
    • [Group of men beside Jordan Garage, Jordan, Montana].

    • 1916-05-28
    • Stores, Retail--Montana--Jordan.; Automobile repair shops--Montana--Jordan.; Blacksmithing--Montana--Jordan.; Jordan (Mont.)
    • Views of a group of unidentified men beside Jordan Garage and Blacksmith in Jordan, Montana. Vintage negative number : 1, 2
    • [Margaret Williams with book].

    • 1910-12-14
    • Williams, Margaret.; Reading--Montana.; Living rooms--Montana.
    • Portrait of Mrs. O.R. Williams (Margaret) seated in parlor with the Thomas W. Lawson book Friday the Thirteenth. Kerosene lamp and stack of newspapers on table next to her.
    • [XIT cowboys holding copies of Bystander].

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    • McMakin, L. D.; Thompson, Ed.; Weisner, Ed.; XIT Ranch.; Cowboys--Montana.
    • XIT hands holding copies of Bystander by tent over wagon. Group includes Ed Thompson, L. D. McMakin, and Ed Weisner.
    • A 49'er.

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    • Gold miners.; Knives.
    • Leather case embossed with Rinhart #125 design "Delicate rose", circa 1847. Hallmark at top of plate reads: "Daguerreotype Richebourg a Paris quai de la...?...69" Has decorated preserver; Upper body portrait of bearded man wearing hat with front of...
    • Alley family, portrait of child.

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    • Picture frames enclosure
    • Black case elaborately carved, wooden with six sided diamond shaped frame. Case backed with Davis & Co's printed information and advertisement.; Portrait of child from the ancestors of Alice May Alley Reitsch; boy has bow tie and pink tinted cheeks.
    • Andrew Jackson Fisk.

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    • Fisk, Andrew Jackson, 1849-1910.
    • Hinged oval shaped case, covered with blue velvet and lined with white satin. Image not removed from case. Case similar to C977-002.; Head and shoulders portrait of young man with mustache.
    • Andrew Jackson Fisk.

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    • Fisk, Andrew Jackson, 1849-1910.
    • Hinged opal shaped case, covered in red velvet and lined with white satin. Image not removed from case. Sepia toned image.; Head and shoulders portrait of young man with mustache.
    • Billings Street View.

    • 1882-06-01
    • Tents--Montana--Billings.; Bars (Drinking establishments)--Montana--Billings.; Billings (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 222, 462, 466
    • Boating on Lake Wilder.

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    • Lake Wilder--Montana--Jefferson County.; Boats and boating--Montana--Jefferson County.; Footbridges--Montana--Jefferson County.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; Six people seated in a long rowboat, one man pulls oars, one woman holds parasol; footbridge and shoreline in background. Lake Wilder was in Jefferson County, Montana, but no longer exists.
    • Boorman's Mill Crew, Smith Valley, Mont.

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    • Lumber trade--Montana.; Sawmills--Montana.; Smith Valley (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; Group of men stand in front of Boorman sawmill, horse pulls a load of lumber along track.
    • Boulder Canon, Mont. on the M.C.R.R. and N.P.R.R.

    • 1892
    • Montana Central Railway Company--Railroad tracks.; Northern Pacific Railway Company--Railroad tracks.; Boulder River Watershed (Jefferson County, Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; View of Montana Central and Northern Pacific Railroad tracks, separated by flowing water, in the Boulder River Canyon (Jefferson County) Montana.
    • Boy in the Water, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Boy in the Water (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • [Most commonly known as Goes Ahead, one of Custer's Crow Scouts.].; Vintage negative number : 1491[A]; 2868[A]; 1491[B]; 2868[B].; Portraits of Indian, seated with arms crossed. Slight smile on face. Poses vary sightly.
    • Branding Calves.

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    • Cattle branding--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 334.; Two cowboys hold calf while a third brands. Cowboy on horseback leads another calf to fire.
    • Butte ground breaking  1961

    • 1961
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Butte, Anaconda and Pacific Railway Steam Locomotive at Unidentified Location.

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    • Butte, Anaconda, and Pacific Railway Company--Montana.; Steam locomotives--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative).; Four men pose on front of BAP Ry locomotive #25 while one man leans out of cab window; railroad tracks in foreground, buildings in background. American Locomotive Company built the engine in 1907.
    • Charles Padley, Dillon, Montana. Now Warner's store.

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    • Butchers--Montana--Dillon.; Telephone--Montana--Dillon.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives).; Interior view of butcher shop, includes Padley weighing meat, dressed animal carcasses hanging from beams, a ceiling lamp, mounted elk head and wall-mounted telephone.
    • Cheyenne Indian Police.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Indian reservation police--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 28
    • Chief Little Head, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Little Head (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Vintage negative number : 1497[A]; 2857; 1497[B]; 2858.; Portrait of Indian seated in front of painted background. Holding rifle in fringed case, slanted over his left shoulder. Rifle case across lap in second image.
    • Clara Wilcox Fisk. Wife of Andrew Jackson Fisk.

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    • Fisk, Clara Wilcox Mrs.
    • Hinged oval case, covered with purple velvet outside, and white satin lining inside. Case similar to C977-009.; Head and shoulders portrait of young Clara Wilcox Fisk; portrait of young woman looking to side, almost in profile.
    • Cody, Wyoming.

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    • Lumber trade--Wyoming--Cody.; Cody (Wyo.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no numbers)
    • Covered Wagons, West Main Street.

    • 1882
    • Wagons--Montana.; Freight and freightage--Montana--Miles City.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Cowboy Dunn, the Hat X horse wrangler.

    • 1904-08
    • Dunn, Albert Edmund 1873-1945; Hat X Ranch.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Saddlery--Montana.
    • Albert Edmund Dunn (Al) was born October 18, 1873 and died January 2, 1945.; Vintage negative number : 252
    • Cromwell Dixon, Killed at Spokane, Oct 2, 1911, Age 19

    • 1911
    • Montana State Fair - Cromwell Dixon
    • This collection consists of 556 stereographs taken by N. A. Forsyth from circa 1901 to circa 1911. The views capture Montana locations that Forsyth visited primarily between the years 1906 and 1909. The bulk of the images are of Butte, Montana...
    • Custer Battlefield Graves of Unknown.

    • 1879-04-01
    • Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Tombs--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 2, 90, 282, 288
    • Diamond R Bull Train, Main Street, Miles City, Montana.

    • 1880
    • Diamond R Freighting Company.; Oxen--Montana.; Freight and freightage--Montana--Miles City.; Wagons--Montana.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Dr. J.W. Gunn's Office. Hennessy Building, Butte, Mont. July, 1899.

    • 1899
    • Medical offices--Montana--Butte.; Physicians.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative); Man (presumably Doctor J.W. Gunn) and woman seated in office, both writing; furniture in room includes examination chair, desk, and cupboard of drugs and medical equipment.
    • Dr. William Reed Bullard

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    • Bullard, William Reed, 1837-1890.
    • Oval case, red velvet on outside, white satin inside; Head and shoulders portrait of bearded Dr. Bullard.
    • Ellen Lavatta, wife of James Stuart, 1865.

    • 1865
    • Lavatta, Ellen.
    • Uncased, no glass or protector. Full length portrait of dark haired woman, wearing patterned dress, standing with hand on kitchen/side chair.
    • European Hotel and Cafe in Roy, Montana, 1915.

    • 1915
    • Hotels--Montana--Roy.; Waitresses.; Roy (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative). Waitress, wearing apron, and two other women stand in doorways of two-story, frame, hotel and cafe. Note on back reads, "I waited table here in winter of 1915 & 16 - in Roy, while I was homesteading,...
    • Evelyn Jephson Cameron Collection of Personal Photographs, photograph album 2, 1880-1900.

    • 1880; 1881; 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885; 1886; 1887; 1888; 1889; 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900
    • Cameron, Evelyn, 1868-1928; Cameron, Ewen S. (Ewen Somerled), 1854-1914; Carriages & coaches 1880-1900; Fox hunting - Great Britain; Hunting; Hunting trophies.
    • Blank pages in original album: page 20, page 22, page 25 and page 31. Views of Evelyn Jephson Cameron as a young adult in England, and on honeymoon in Montana with husband Ewen. Contains images of family and friends, favorite horses, hunting scenes...
    • Farm Life.

    • 1900
    • Housing, Rural--Montana.; Children--Montana.; Dogs--Montana.; Farm life--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Fire Wolf.

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    • Fire Wolf (Cheyenne Indian).; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Rifles--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 61, no number
    • First Monument, Custer Battleground.

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    • Monuments--Montana--Big Horn County.; Bones--Montana--Big Horn County.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 3, 87, 281, 283
    • Flag Ladies at Bonner Interstate Job.

    • 1965-06-24
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Forsyth Bridge.

    • 1905
    • Bridges--Montana--Forsyth.; Dedications.; Wagons--Montana.; Flags--United States.; Yellowstone River.
    • Vintage negative number : 550
    • Forsyth Bridge.

    • 1905
    • Bridges--Montana--Forsyth.; Dedications.; Wagons--Montana.; Flags--United States.; Yellowstone River.
    • Vintage negative number : 550
    • G.R.M. Stritzel Residence, Polson, Mont.

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    • Stritzel, G. R. M.--dwellings.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative). View of three-story, gabled frame home. Bay windows and balustrades along two balconies and wide porch are visible.
    • General Sheridan and party at Old Faithful.

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    • Sheridan, Philip Henry, 1831-1888.; United States. Army.; Armed Forces--Officers.; Old Faithful Geyser (Wyo.); Yellowstone National Park.
    • Vintage negative number : 276, no number
    • General Sheridan's Headquarters, Upper Geyser Basin.

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    • Sheridan, Philip Henry, 1831-1888.; United States. Army.; Military camps--Wyoming.; Armed Forces--Officers.; Upper Geyser Basin (Wyo.); Yellowstone National Park.
    • Vintage negative number : 277, no number
    • Grave of Lieutenant Sturgis.

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    • Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Sepulchral monuments--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 92, no number
    • Guard Mount in Buffalo Coats.

    • 1882-01-01
    • United States. Army. Infantry.; Soldiers--Montana.; Bands (Music); Musical instruments--Montana.; Barracks--Montana--Fort Keogh.; Fort Keogh (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 403, no number
    • Hell Creek Badlands.

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    • Missouri Breaks (Mont.); Hell Creek Formation.
    • Vintage negative number : 167
    • Hell Creek Badlands.

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    • Missouri Breaks (Mont.); Hell Creek Formation.
    • Vintage negative number : 167
    • High School Track Meet, Missoula, Montana, 1910.

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    • Running races--Montana--Missoula.; Track and field athletes--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative). Boys wearing track uniforms from various Montana high schools line up for start of race, officials stand at side, crowd fills bleachers in background. This track meet was probably held at the...
    • Home for the senile aged. 1961. [sign on side of car door.]

    • 1961
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Huffman Studio in Early Days.

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    • Photographic studios--Montana--Miles City; Photography--Montana--Miles City--Studios and dark rooms.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Miles City.; Chinese Americans--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Indian Rain-in-the-face at home.

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    • Rain in the Face, approximately 1835-1905.; Dakota Indians--Montana.; Indians--Dwellings.
    • Vintage negative number : 30, 471
    • Inside the Cash Grocery Store. Main Street, Deer Lodge, Montana.

    • 1907
    • Grocery trade--Montana--Deer Lodge.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative). Owner (Jensen, at left) and clerks assist patrons in grocery store. Shelves are lined with canned goods, glass cases are filled with food and cigars; artfully arranged boxes and stamped tin ceiling...
    • Interior of Bar in Bridger, Montana.

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    • Bars (Drinking establishments)--Bridger (Mont.); Gambling--Equipment and supplies.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of bartenders waiting on patron seated on bar stool. Includes glass-front cases containing tobacco, cigars and candy, refrigerator, wood stove, stencils of geese on walls, punch boards and...
    • Interior of Bar in Bridger, Montana.

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    • Bars (Drinking establishments)--Bridger (Mont.); Gambling--Equipment and supplies.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of bartenders waiting on patron seated on bar stool. Includes glass-front cases containing tobacco, cigars and candy, refrigerator, wood stove, stencils of geese on walls, punch boards and...
    • Interior views of First National Bank, Glasgow, Montana.

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    • Banks and banking--Montana--Glasgow.; Offices--Montana--Glasgow.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of interior of First National Bank in Glasgow, including office equipment, teller cages, furniture, and men at work.
    • Interior views of First National Bank, Glasgow, Montana.

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    • Banks and banking--Montana--Glasgow.; Offices--Montana--Glasgow.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of interior of First National Bank in Glasgow, including office equipment, teller cages, furniture, and men at work.
    • Interior views of First National Bank, Glasgow, Montana.

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    • Banks and banking--Montana--Glasgow.; Offices--Montana--Glasgow.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of interior of First National Bank in Glasgow, including office equipment, teller cages, furniture, and men at work.
    • Interior views of First National Bank, Glasgow, Montana.

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    • Banks and banking--Montana--Glasgow.; Offices--Montana--Glasgow.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negatives). Views of interior of First National Bank in Glasgow, including office equipment, teller cages, furniture, and men at work.
    • Interstate Construction and Blast - Wolf Creek Canyon.

    • 1962-03-23
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Interstate Construction Between Custer and Hysham.

    • 1963-08-06
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Interstate Construction North of Helena [shovel and dump truck].

    • 1962-03-07
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Interstate Construction North of Helena.

    • 1962-05-02
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Interstate construction west of Miles City

    • 1960-08-22
    • Montana. Department of Transportation.; Roads--Design and construction.
    • The collection consists of prints and negatives, black and white, as well as color transparencies taken by Highway Department / Department of Transportation photographers from 1958 to 1998.
    • Isabel May Nauerth.

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    • Haynes, Isabel May Nauerth, 1899-1993.
    • Uncased. Image on convex oval of metal, which includes metal stand. Portrait of Isabel May Nauerth as a young child wearing gown; she later married Jack E. Haynes.
    • Katharine L. Cole

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    • Ming, Katharine Cole.
    • Uncased. Photograph of same sitting as carte de visite photoprint 941-546. Upper body portrait of Katharine L. Cole; young girl wearing dress, hair in long braids.
    • Knowlton, Montana.

    • 1907
    • Knowlton (Mont.); Log buildings--Montana.; Corrals--Montana.; Stores, Retail--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Custer County (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)

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