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    • [Birney, Montana].

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    • Birney (Mont.); Housing, Rural--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Rosebud County (Mont.); Tongue River (Wyo. and Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Cheyenne Indian girl with toys].

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Indian children--Montana.; Indian toys--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Indians of North America--Dwellings.
    • 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)
    • [Cowboy feeding colt from pan].

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    • Horses--Feeding and feeds--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Tents--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Cowboy with boy riding goat].

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    • Parades--Montana--Miles City.; Children--Montana.; African Americans--Montana.; Goats--Montana.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Crow woman and child].

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    • Crow Indians--Montana.; Indian children--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [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.
    • [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.
    • [Military parade, Custer Battlefield].

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    • Anniversaries--Montana.; United States. Army. Cavalry, 7th.; Parades--Montana.; Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876--Centennial celebrations, etc.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Private David Sweetmedicine]

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    • Sweetmedicine, David.; United States. Army. Cavalry, 8th.; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Indians in military service.; Soldiers--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number).
    • [Ranch building, Circle Bar Ranch].

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    • Circle Bar Ranch.; Cold Springs Ranch (Mont.); Ranches--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Fortification--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Red Cross car].

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    • American Red Cross.; Automobiles--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Roping a bronco at a rodeo].

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    • Rodeos--Montana.; Rodeo animals--Montana.; Team roping--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Sergeant Butler's marker].

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    • Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Sepulchral monuments--Montana.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Sheep wagons and shepherds].

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    • Wool industry--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Sheep wagons and shepherds].

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    • Wool industry--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Wolfer, rear view of cart].

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    • Wolf hunting--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Dogs--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • 'Montana' bedrolls.

    • 1906-06
    • Cattle herding--Montana--camps; Cowboys--Montana.; Tents--Montana.; Horses--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Barthelmess Indian.

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    • Spotted Hawk (Northern Cheyenne Indian); Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Rifles--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Bill Reece's Dance Hall.

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    • Dance halls--Montana--Miles City.; Wagons--Montana.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Catholic Sisters by Old Mission.

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    • Clergy 1880-1920.; Catholic churches--Montana--Ashland 1880-1920.; Nuns 1880-1920.; St. Labre Mission (Ashland, Mont.)
    • View of six nuns and a priest beside log building with sod roof. Cross on roof top. Left to right: Sisters Gertrude, Barbara, and Monica, Mother Mary of the Angels, sisters Thecla and Hildegarde, Father Vermaat. Vintage negative number : no number.
    • Cattle Crossing Powder River - Old N- Crossing.

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    • Fords (Stream crossings)--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Cattle--Montana.; Ranches--Montana.; N Bar Ranch (Mont.); Powder River (Wyo. and Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Cattle Roundup. Roping Calves.

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    • Cattle branding--Montana; Calf roping--Montana.; Cattle--Marking--Montana.; Cattle--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horsemanship--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 207, 209N, 211, 213, 214, 217, 223, no number
    • Cattle Roundup. Roping Calves.

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    • Cattle branding--Montana; Calf roping--Montana.; Cattle--Marking--Montana.; Cattle--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horsemanship--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 207, 209N, 211, 213, 214, 217, 223, no number
    • 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.
    • Cody, Wyoming.

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    • Lumber trade--Wyoming--Cody.; Cody (Wyo.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no numbers)
    • Con Kohrs with Manager (CK) and range foreman.

    • 1900
    • Crowder, Bill.; Kohrs, Conrad, 1835-1920.; Horses--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number).; View of Kohrs with Bill Crowder, foreman, and another man standing beside house. Saddled horse at side, wagon in background.
    • Cook and Pie Biter At Work.

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    • Richardson, P. S.; Ferdous, Billy.; Chuckwagons--Montana 1880-1900.; Cowboys--Montana 1880-1900.
    • Vintage negative number : no number.; View of chuck wagon and equipment. One figure reaches into drawer, another eats pie, while yet another lies on the ground to side. Saddled horse is tied to opposite side.
    • Covered Wagon Train Jerkline 12 on Old Freight Road.

    • 1883
    • Covered wagons 1883.
    • Vintage negative number : no number.; View of four covered wagons pulled by single team of 12 horses, one ridden by man. Additional wagon and another man on horseback follow.
    • 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)
    • Coxey's Army group, Northern Pacific box car.

    • 1894
    • Coxey's Army.; United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 22nd (1866-1957); Northern Pacific Railroad Company.; Unemployed--Montana.; Soldiers--Montana.; Railroad cars--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number).
    • Custer monument.

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    • Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876--Centennial celebrations, etc.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • 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.
    • 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,...
    • Fire Wolf.

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    • Fire Wolf (Cheyenne Indian).; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Rifles--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 61, no number
    • 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
    • Granville Stuart.

    • 1883
    • Stuart, Granville, 1834-1918.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Grave of Lieutenant Sturgis.

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    • Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Sepulchral monuments--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 92, no number
    • Group portrait of seven men.

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    • Uncased. Has mat, cover glass, and decorated preserver. Mat reads: "Scovill Mfg. Co. superior/Waterbury Conn. No. 251" Portrait of four men seated with three men standing behind them; many of the men have beards or mustaches and all are dressed in...
    • 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
    • Hat X Cow Camp, Hungry Creek.

    • 1904-08-01
    • Hat X Ranch.; Horse herding--Montana; Cowboys--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Hat X Cow Camp, Timber Creek.

    • 1902
    • Wells family.; Hat X Ranch.; Farmhouses--Montana.; Seesaws--Montana.; Swings--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : no number. View of log house with sod roof. Hugh Wells and family stand in front with unidentified ranch hand. Child's swing hangs from porch timbers; teeter-totter in front. Various utensils visible.
    • 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...
    • 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)
    • Huffman Studio.

    • 1881
    • Photographic studios--Montana--Miles City; Photography--Montana--Miles City--Studios and dark rooms.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Indian Camp.

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    • Indians of North America--Montana.; Sweatbaths--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Indian Children and Travois.

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    • Travois--Montana.; Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Cheyenne Indians--Domestic animals.; Cheyenne Indians--Montana--Social life and customs.; Ponies--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 81, (no number)
    • 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.
    • Killing of a buffalo.

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    • American bison--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; American bison hunting--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Line Camp. LO Bull Camp between Pumpkin Creek & Mizpah.

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    • LO Ranch--Montana.; Cowboys--horsemanship--group portraits.; Line camps--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no numbers). Log and earth cabin. Two cowboys and their horses. Wagon to side; utensils discernible.
    • Main Street During the Flood.

    • 1881
    • Floods--Montana--Miles City.; Ice floes--Montana--Miles City.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number: (no number)
    • Main Street, Miles City.

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    • Stores, Retail--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Manufacturing Plant of Kalispell Lumber Company.

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    • Railroad switching--Montana--Kalispell.; Lumber trade--Montana--Kalispell.
    • Vintage negative number : (no vintage negative). View of lumber mill with smokestacks, planed lumber on railroad cars, and man kneeling by railroad tracks adjusting the siding switch.

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