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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)
    • [Circle Bar Ranch].

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    • Howes, Levi.; Circle Bar Ranch.; Ranches--Montana.; Canoes and canoeing--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no numbers)
    • [Game warden R. A. Waagner].

    • 1902
    • Waagner, R. A.; Game wardens--Montana.; Horsemanship--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 136
    • [Group of frame buildings].

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    • Schools--Montana.
    • View of a group of frame buildings enclosed in fence. Flagpole and flag in foreground. One building with bell tower could be a school. Vintage negative number : 16, 47
    • [Lemmon, South Dakota].

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    • Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company.; Railroad trains.; Lemmon (S.D.)
    • 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)
    • [Rosebud, Montana].

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    • Rosebud (Mont.); Yellowstone River.
    • Views from elevation of Rosebud, Montana. Northern Pacific railroad tracks in foreground, Yellowstone River in background. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Sheep in pens].

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    • Sheep--Montana.; Sheepfolds--Montana.; Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep dogs--Montana.
    • View of sheep being herded into pens. Sheepherders and dogs in foreground. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • 'Montana' bedrolls.

    • 1906-06
    • Cattle herding--Montana--camps; Cowboys--Montana.; Tents--Montana.; Horses--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • A Sheep Ranch on Powder River.

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    • Housing, Rural--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Horsemanship--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • A wet day at the Hon. Kenneth McLean's Shearing Plant.

    • 1905
    • Boxing matches--Montana.; Sheep shearers (Persons)--Recreation.
    • Boxing match within hand-held rope fighting ring, young boys in foreground and several men standing around. At the sheep camp of Montana State Senator Kenneth McLean, summer, 1905.; Eastern Montana. Prairie County Museum and Cameron Gallery in...
    • Adams.

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    • Adams (Mont.); Adams Express Company.; Railroad stations--Montana.; Railroad travel--Montana.
    • Views of men and children standing and sitting on porch of Adams Express Company in Adams, Montana. Railroad tracks in foreground. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Band. Guard mount at Ft Keogh - in fur coats. January, 1882.

    • 1882
    • Soldiers--Montana 1882.; Military bands--Montana 1880-1900.; Fort Keogh (Mont.)--barracks.; United States. Army. Infantry.; Barracks--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 395; Winter view of soldiers at attention on parade ground in front of barracks. Band with instruments in foreground; armed soldiers to side.
    • Billings Street View.

    • 1882-06-01
    • Tents--Montana--Billings.; Bars (Drinking establishments)--Montana--Billings.; Billings (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 222, 462, 466
    • 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.
    • Cattle Holding big Hat X herd.

    • 1904
    • Hat X Ranch--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 343.; Two mounted cowboys in foreground. Herd grazing in distance.
    • Cheyenne Indian Sweat Lodge.

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    • Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Sweatbaths--Montana.; American bison--skull.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Choosing Dance of the Blackfeet., The

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    • Indians - Blackfeet
    • Wagon in foreground; same image as 322; 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...
    • Cody, Wyoming.

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    • Lumber trade--Wyoming--Cody.; Cody (Wyo.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no numbers)
    • East Helena Plant - Exteriors (Flue system with power house in foreground)

    • 1942; 1943; 1944
    • Anaconda Copper Mining Company.; Copper mines and mining--Montana.; Copper smelting--Montana.; Zinc smelting--Montana.; Electrometallurgy--Montana.; Labor-management committees--Montana.; World War, 1939-1945--War work.; Butte (Mont.); Great Falls...
    • This collection contains photographs taken for the publication Copper Commando from 1942-1945 (bulk 1942-1943). It includes images taken by Robert I. Nesmith during his tenure as chief photographer. These images document the day-to-day operations...
    • Eve Ranch, Terry, Montana.

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    • Eve Ranch--Montana.; Ranches--Montana.
    • Distant view of Cameron's Pine Creek Ranch at base of hills north of Terry, Montana, 1901-1906; snow in foreground, cattle and rider on horseback visible.; Eastern Montana.
    • Fairy Glen, Lake McDonald, The

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    • Glacier National Park;
    • Branch across stream in foreground; 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...
    • Flathead - Ranch at Selish.

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    • Ranches--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.; Orchards--Montana.; Fences--Montana.; Ravalli (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 356
    • Foreman Charles Clement of XIT on horseback.

    • 1910
    • Clement, Charles.; Cowboys--Montana.
    • Cowboy on horseback, wagon and tent in background with shadow of photographer in foreground.Pool Round Up at Mouth of Spring Creek.; Eastern Montana. Prairie County Museum and Cameron Gallery in Terry, Montana, holds original Evelyn Cameron...
    • 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
    • Grading Level for the Ranch, October 25, 1902.

    • 1902
    • Lumber.
    • In the foreground a pile of squared timber for ranch; three men and two horses in background.; Eastern Montana. Prairie County Museum and Cameron Gallery in Terry, Montana, holds original Evelyn Cameron photographs and copy prints of all the...
    • Great Steel Hoist, Original Mine, Butte, Mont., The

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    • Butte (Mont.) - Mines and mining
    • Two girls in foreground by pipes; 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...
    • Greenough Property Damaged by the Rattlesnake

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    • Missoula (Mont.) - Flood
    • Children in foreground; 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...
    • Holding a herd (steer roped in foreground).

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    • Cowboys--Montana.; Ranch roping--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.; Cattle--Montana.
    • From the series 'The Spring Round-up on the Great Stock Ranges of Eastern Montana.'; Vintage negative number : 13, 33
    • Horse Power Threshing.

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    • Threshing--Montana.; Agriculture--Montana.; Threshing machines--Montana.; Farm life--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Indian Camp.

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    • Indians of North America--Montana.; Sweatbaths--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • JD Johnson horse sale August 21, 1913.

    • 1913-08-21
    • Johnson, J.D., Mrs.; Animal auctions--Montana; Horses--Montana.
    • J.D. Johnson horse sale Aug 21, 1913; horses in corral foreground, cattle in background. Mrs. JD Johnson on horse in center front, other riders at right; men standing and sitting on corral rail.; Eastern Montana. Prairie County Museum and Cameron...
    • JD Ranch, Aug. 19, 1913.

    • 1913
    • Johnson, J.D., Mrs; Renn, Tom, Mrs.; J.D. Johnson Ranch--Montana.; Horses--Montana.
    • JD Ranch, August 19, 1913; far left Mrs.Tom Renn, far right Mrs. J.D. Johnson; large barn in background with horses; women, and man on horseback, in foreground.; Eastern Montana. Prairie County Museum and Cameron Gallery in Terry, Montana, holds...
    • Jim Johnson's Cabin Creek.

    • 1900
    • Housing, Rural--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Joe Hartmann driving his sixteen horse freight outfit near Zortman, Montana.

    • 1907-11-01
    • Freight and freightage--Montana--Zortman.
    • View of 16 horse freight team pulling wagons and cart, Joe Hartmann driving, demonstrating the jerkline method of driving a string team. Tim Hartman on saddle horse at right, dog in foreground. Mountainous countryside near Zortman, Montana.
    • Leaning Tower, Black Canyon.

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    • Bighorn Mountains (Wyo. and Mont.)
    • View of cliffs in Black Canyon. Man reclines on rock in foreground. Vintage negative number : 82
    • Looking East on Park Street, Butte, Mont.

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    • Butte (Mont.) - City life;
    • Man and woman crossing street in foreground; 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...
    • Mabel Wright with cat and puppies in snow.

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    • Pets--Montana.
    • Young girl, probably Mabel Wright, sitting outside in snow holding cat, puppies on rug near her, chickens scratch in foreground; woman, clothesline, and large stack of firewood in background.; Eastern Montana. Prairie County Museum and Cameron...
    • 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.; Oxen--Montana.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 15-16, no number
    • Medora from railway bridge.

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    • Railroad bridges--North Dakota--Medora.; Medora (N.D.); Little Missouri River (Wyo.-N.D.)
    • Vintage negative number : 374, 375, 376, 377, 378, 379, 380, 381,382
    • Miles City. Main Street looking east.

    • 1884
    • Stores, Retail--Montana--Miles City.; Merchants--Montana--Miles City.; Wagons--Montana.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 294
    • Mrs. Dowson's sitting room Cross S Ranch, Sept. 30, 1902.

    • 1902
    • Living rooms--Montana.; Table tennis--Montana.
    • Effie Dowson's sitting room at the Cross S Ranch on the Mizpah, September 30, 1902; interior view of home showing fireplace with clock and deer head, couch with pillows, mounted birds, book shelves, paintings and quilt on wall. In the foreground is...
    • Mrs. Lillian Folger in kitchen, December 11, 1921.

    • 1921
    • Folger, Lillian.; Kitchens--Montana.
    • Mrs. Lillian Folger wearing white cap and apron standing in kitchen and mixing something in white bowl at table, Marsh, Montana; tea kettle on stove in foreground, cupboards in background.; Eastern Montana. Prairie County Museum and Cameron Gallery...
    • Old Hunting Scene. Game and boat market hunters.

    • 1883
    • Meat industry and trade--Montana.; Hunters--Montana.; Deer hunting--Montana.; Hunting--Montana.; Animal carcasses--Montana.; Deer--Montana.; Tents--Montana.; Boats and boating--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Old SH Ranch, Tongue River.

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    • SH Ranch.; Ranches--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Windmills--Montana.; Tongue River (Wyo. and Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Petrified tree bridge.

    • 1903
    • Natural bridges--Montana.; Trees, Fossil--Montana.
    • Petrified tree bridge about 6 miles north of Terry, Montana; natural bridge in foreground with badlands behind.; Eastern Montana. Prairie County Museum and Cameron Gallery in Terry, Montana, holds original Evelyn Cameron photographs and copy prints...
    • Picnic Grounds, Columbia Gardens, Butte, Mont.

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    • Butte (Mont.) - Columbia Gardens
    • Girl seated in foreground; 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...
    • Picnic Grounds, Columbia Gardens, Butte, Mont.

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    • Butte (Mont.) - Columbia Gardens
    • Girls seated in foreground; 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...
    • Raging River at the Power House., The

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    • Missoula (Mont.) - Flood
    • Broken board structure in foreground; 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...
    • Ranch, Harvey Trusler's.

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    • Ranches--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.; Outhouses--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • SH Roundup Outfit in Camp.

    • 1886
    • Chuckwagons--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.; SH Ranch (Mont.)
    • View of twelve men eating on the ground. Tent behind them, campfire and cooking utensils in foreground. Three horses. [At mouth of Jim Creek and Big Powder] [L to R, seated: William Choisser, Silas Owen, Dad Kastly, Robert Rice, Oscar Broaddus,...
    • Sheffield Cattle.

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    • Diamond W Ranch.; Ranches--Montana.; Corrals--Montana.; Cattle--Montana.; Barns--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Sun Worshipers Preparing for Sun Dance.

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    • Indians - Blackfeet
    • Buckets and soda crackers in foreground; 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...
    • Swimming a Bunch of Cattle.

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    • Cowboys--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 32, 225
    • The Branding Fiah, Big Dry, Northern Montana.

    • 1902
    • Calf roping--Montana 1902.; Cattle branding--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 206.; Roped calf being dragged to branding fire. Cowboys to side. Saddled horses in foreground.
    • The End of the Round, Wet day at Mr. McLean's Shearing Plant.

    • 1905
    • Boxing matches--Montana.; Sheep shearers (Persons)--Recreation.
    • Boxing match within hand-help rope fighting ring, young boys in foreground and several men standing around. At the sheep camp of State Senator Kenneth McLean, summer, 1905. Prairie County Museum and Cameron Gallery in Terry, Montana, holds original...
    • The Honyocker.

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    • Wilsey, George.; Plowing--North Dakota.; Agriculture--North Dakota.; Dogs--North Dakota.
    • Vintage negative number : 666
    • The Indian School at Elbowoods. Mandan Indian Reservation.

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    • United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Fort Berthold Agency.; Mandan Indians--North Dakota.; Indians of North America--Education.; School children--North Dakota.; Schools--North Dakota.; Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (N.D.); Elbowoods (N.D.)
    • Vintage negative number : 39.; Elbowoods was the agency headquarters for Fort Berthold.
    • The old OX Ranch near Marmarth.

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    • OX Ranch.; Ranches--North Dakota.; Log buildings--North Dakota.; Corrals--North Dakota.; Stacks (Hay, grain, etc.)--North Dakota.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • The Packing House.

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    • Packing-houses--North Dakota--Medora.; Medora (N.D.)
    • Vintage negative number :374, 375, 376, 377, 378, 379, 380, 381, 382
    • Tim and Joe Hartmann at the foot of the Alabama Hill.

    • 1908-08-15
    • Freight and freightage--Montana--Phillips County.
    • Overview of two freight teams pulling loaded ore wagons into yard of Alder Gulch Mill (Phillips County). Frame structures, sets of wheels and pen with hay bales in foreground, steep, forested mountains in background. Inscription reads: "Tim & Joe...
    • Two Moon on Custer Battlefield.

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    • Two Moon (Cheyenne Indian), 1847-1917.; Custer National Cemetery (Mont.); Cheyenne Indians--Montana.; Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 91D
    • Undem's herder and dog.

    • 1905
    • Sheepherding--Montana.; Sheep--Montana.
    • Undem's herder, February 1905; sheep herd in front of rock formation, herder and dog in foreground.; Eastern Montana. Prairie County Museum and Cameron Gallery in Terry, Montana, holds original Evelyn Cameron photographs and copy prints of all the...
    • Union Presbyterian Church.

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    • Presbyterian church buildings--Montana.; Wooden-frame buildings--Montana.; Terry (Mont.)
    • Union Presbyterian Church in foreground, circa 1906 in Terry, Montana, McDonald house, West End saloon, and other buildings in distance; wood frame church with steeple and lancet windows, several town buildings in distance.; Eastern Montana....

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