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    • [Plains Cree family taken near Butte, 1906.]

    • 1906
    • Cree Indians--Montana--Butte.
    • Portrait of Cree Indian women and children standing in front of shelter and tipi. Children wear beaded moccasins, girl wears necklace, boy wears decorative leggings.; Smallboy family, Cree, Butte area, Montana. Back row, l-r: Mary Smallboy; Marie...
    • Big Medicine Man, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Big Medicine Man (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Vintage negative number : 1494; 2871.; Close-up portrait of Indian, seated. Wearing cloth head-band. Holding fan.
    • Bob Small, Cree Indian

    • 1906
    • Cree Indians--Montana.; Indian children.
    • Kes-Kah-Yo "Bob Tail". Bob Small, Plains Cree, taken near Butte - 1906. Full-length portrait of young Indian boy, wearing quill work enhanced moccasins and leggings, choker at neck and blanket capote, holding long-handled pipe with axe head,...
    • 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.
    • Camping on Yellowstone Lake (birds and fish).

    • 1882
    • Loomis, Almon L.; Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921--expeditions & surveys.; Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921--Employees.; Hunting--Yellowstone National Park.; Fishing--Yellowstone National Park.
    • Vintage negative number : 1283[B], 12878.; Almon L. Loomis, Haynes' employee, and another man near tent and camp supplies. Dead game birds and fish displayed.
    • 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.
    • Chief Little Head, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Little Head (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Vintage negative number : 1496; 27636; 2857; 27655.; Close-up portrait of Indian, seated. Wearing embroidered and fringed leather jacket. 3/4 view.
    • Curley, Crow Indian scout (Crow).

    • 1883
    • Curley (Crow Indian); Crow Indians--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number :1488; 27658; 2866.; Portrait of Indian, seated in front of painted background. Wearing elaborately embroidered leather coat. Holding rifle.
    • Gibbon Falls. YNP.

    • 1882
    • Gibbon Falls (Wyo.)
    • Vintage negative number : 1260 ; 12908. Man standing in shadows on shore of river at foot of falls.
    • Hail Stone, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Hail Stone (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Vintage negative number : 1492[B]; 27642; 2869[B]. Portrait of Indian, seated. Wearing striped shirt. 3/4 view.
    • Half Breed Train.

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    • Red River carts; Métis.; Lewistown (Mont.)
    • View of men standing among five red river carts and one four wheeled wagon, all with harnessed horses, buildings of Lewistown in background. Square house at left, residence and office of Dr. W.F. Hanson, is on the corner of 5th Avenue and...
    • Helen F. Sanders Taking Notes at Sun Dance.

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    • Indians - Blackfeet
    • 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...
    • Little Moon, Crow

    • 1883
    • Little Moon (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Vintage negative number : 1498; 27637; 2873.Close-up portrait of Indian, seated. Arms crossed. White fur pieces on necklace.
    • Lower Falls from Red Rock - winter. YNP. January, 1887.

    • 1887
    • Lower Falls of the Yellowstone River (Wyo.)--Winter.
    • Vintage negative number : 2677A; 10630; 2677B; 3526; 10631. Man on snowshoes looking toward the falls and Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone in the distance.
    • Lower Main Street, Deadwood.

    • 1877
    • Butcher shops--Dakota Territory 1870-1880.; Streets--Dakota Territory 1870-1880.
    • Vintage negative number : 205. People along sidewalk of business street. Butcher in apron holding knife in front of Hukill Big Bonanza Meat Market. Carcasses hanging over sidewalk.
    • Me Catchem, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Me Catchem (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Vintage negative number : 1499; 27634; 2874. Close-up portrait of Indian, seated. Wearing vest with rows of metal studs. Painted design on hair.
    • No. 12 “Gen. Merritt and Officers of the Fifth Cavalry.”

    • 1876
    • Soldiers
    • [Groups of soldiers seated on rocks: 2nd Lt. Charles D. Parkhust, Lt. William C. Hunter, Kellogg or Riley, 1st Lt. Alfred B. Bache, Major Julius W. Mason, Col. Wesley Merritt, Captain Emil Adam, 2nd Lt. Satterlee C. Plummer, 2nd Lt. Hoel S. Bishop,...
    • Our artist (F.J. Haynes) at the Great Falls of the Missouri

    • 1880
    • Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921.; Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921--Photographic Expeditions.; Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921--Photographic equipment.; Missouri River--Waterfalls.
    • Haynes with stereoscopic camera and tripod on rocks above crest of the falls. Vintage negative number: 569.
    • Pacific express (N.P.) approaching the Rockies

    • 1894
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company--Trains.; Northern Pacific Railroad Company--Trestles.
    • Double header train crossing trestle over river in mountainous area. Green Horn Trestle, Mullen Pass, West of Helena.; Vintage negative number: Fee '94 124.
    • [Mary Bell.]

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    • Bell, Mary
    • Portrait of infant girl, wearing dress, hands in lap, seated in chair. Probably Mary Bell, half sister of William S. Bell. Book shaped case, stamped leather cover with brass hasp has leaf and vine motif, red velvet inside. No hallmarks.
    • Gardiner Mont. Coaches and Electric pk in distance.

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    • Electric Peak--Yellowstone National Park.; Railroad Stations--Gardiner (Mont.); Stagecoaches.
    • Vintage negative number : 428. View of two horse-drawn coaches beside railroad car. Several figures stand on landing. Snow-capped Electric Peak in background.
    • Portrait of young man.

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    • Case embossed with decorative design. Has decorated preserver showing oval image.; Upper body portrait of unidentified young man wearing bow tie.
    • Portrait of man.

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    • Leather case embossed with pattern similar to Rinhart #195, "Tangent Circle", circa 1852. Head and shoulders portrait of man.
    • Portrait of man.

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    • Leather case. Has decorated preserver showing oval image. Head and shoulder portrait of unidentified man.
    • Portrait of two women.

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    • Paper covered case. Has scalloped preserver. Portrait of two women seated next to one another, both wear lace collars and cuffs, hands folded in their laps.
    • Portrait of woman with book.

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    • Books and reading.
    • Thermoplastic case embossed with Rinhart #36 design, "Cupid and the Wounded Stag", circa 1862. Has scalloped perserver. Label pasted under plate reads: "Littlefield, Persons & Co. manufacturers of Daguerreian cases..." Hallmark reads "Double/A....
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Leather case, embossed with Rinhart #87, "The Hummingbird" design, circa 1854. Upper body portrait of woman.
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Case embossed with decorative pattern. Has decorated preserver showing oval image. Mat reads: "Scovill Mfg. Co. Superior". Upper body portrait of unidentified woman seated with hands across lap; brooch highlighted with gold paint.
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Leather case embossed with decorative oval design. Has decorated preserver. Writing inside case reads: "Chas. W. Barrett, Mary E. Harnlain [or Hamlain]. Courting a second wife." Upper body portrait of woman; brooch and ring painted gold; image faded
    • Portrait of young woman.

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    • Leather case, circa 1848, embossed with Rinhart #138 "Mixed Flowers". Has scalloped preserver. Hallmark in lower right reads: "Phoenix". Hallmark in lower left reads "40m".; Portrait of young woman sitting, wearing dress and holding hands together...
    • The Nighthawk in his Nest.

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    • Cowboys--sleep.
    • Vintage negative number : 257.; Cowboy sleeping on ground; saddle at side; horse tied in background. Horse in background not visible on glass negative.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Portrait of man.

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    • Thermoplastic case. Has decorated preserver showing oval image. Upper body portrait of unidentified man wearing shirt, jacket, plaid vest and large bow tie. Cheeks tinted pink.
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Leather case embossed with flower design inside twelve pointed figure. Has mat, scalloped preserver, and glass. Upper body portrait of seated woman wearing hat with ribbons, jacket, and striped skirt.
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Hinged thermoplastic case embossed with decorative design. Paper label under plate reads: "Genuine union case improved S. Peck's patent, Oct. 3d 1854, H Halverson's patent Aug. 7th 1855..." Decorated preserver surrounds image. Plate opposite image...
    • Portrait of woman.

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    • Leather case embossed with flower design inside twelve-pointed figure. Has decorated scalloped preserver. Upper body portrait of unidentified woman seated and wearing hat with long ribbons, striped skirt, and gloves.
    • Portrait of young child.

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    • Leather case embossed with stylized flower inside rectangle and leaf design. Mat reads: "Holmes, Booth & Hayden superfine".Upper body portrait of sober young girl, wearing dress, sitting with hands on lap.
    • Portrait of young man.

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    • Paper covered case. Has octagonal preserver showing oval image.; Head and shoulder portrait of unidentified young man.
    • Portraits of man, woman, and child.

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    • A double case, leather embossed with floral design surrounded by leaf pattern, gold stamping along outside edge. Has decorated preserver showing oval image. Hallmark upper right reads: "N...?" Houses C978-106A and B. Upper body portrait of bearded...
    • Young Jack Ellis Haynes.

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    • Haynes, Jack Ellis, 1884-1962.; Picture frames enclosure
    • Inner case is a picture frame, outer case is velvet lined leatherette with clasp.
    • Plains Cree taken near Butte, 1906.

    • 1906
    • Cree Indians--Montana--Butte.
    • Group portrait of five Indian men, wearing hair in braids, chokers at neck, beaded leggings and moccasins, blankets wrapped around waists and shoulders, standing in front of tent; left to right: Os-cha-se-mas [Old Boy] and Os-se-me-mas [Young Boy]...
    • Red River half-breed camp and carts.

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    • Red River Carts; Métis.
    • Group of men, women and children, probably Metis in Montana, standing and seated near tents, cooking tripod and two-wheeled red river carts. Verso bears the stamp of collector A. F. Foote, Dentist, Helena, M.T.
    • Running Deer (Crow)

    • 1883
    • Running Deer (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Also known as Hoop-on the Forehead according to Folowing the Frontier, by Freeman Tilden, p. 204.; Vintage negative number : 1495; 2872; 26593D. Portrait of Indian, seated. Holding tomahawk. Profile showing three earrings in left ear.
    • Two Moon, Crow.

    • 1883
    • Two Moon (Crow Indian); Crow Indians.
    • Identified as Shows-or-Spies in Following the Frontier, by Freeman Tilden, p.214.; Vintage negative number : 1588; 27632; 2875.; Portrait of Indian, seated. Holding staff.

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