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    • Bill Reece's Dance Hall.

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    • Dance halls--Montana--Miles City.; Wagons--Montana.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • 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 : 114C
    • Old Cow Camp at Bitter Creek.

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    • Spear Brothers Ranch.; C. B. Strass Ranch.; Log buildings--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)


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    • [Montana Chien].

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    • Chien, Montana.; Indians--Mixed descent.; Crow Indians--Montana.
    • Head and shoulders studio portrait of Montana Chien, aka Montana Shane, daughter of French Canadian interpreter Pierre Chien and Crow Indian Bear-in-the-Woods. She wears braided hair, a cloth dress, a blanket, earrings, and a necklace.Vintage...
    • [Group at roundup camp].

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    • Cattle herding--Montana--camps; Chuck wagons--Montana; Cattle herding--Montana.; Cowgirls--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.
    • Views of a group of men and women at roundup wagon. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Flathead - Our camp, Selish.

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    • Beard, Dan.; Kendrick, Carroll.; Huffman, Bessie.; Huffman, Ruth.; Huffman, Lizzie.; Camping--Montana.; Camps--Montana.; Tents--Montana.
    • Panoramic view of Huffman and Beard families on camping trip, seated beside tents. Vintage negative number : 358
    • [Sandstone formation].

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    • Formations (Geology)--Montana.
    • View of unidentified rock formation. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Elks parade, Miles City, Montana].

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    • Elks (Fraternal order); Parades--Montana--Miles City.; Umbrellas.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Elks parade in Miles City. View of men in white suits, standing in circle, holding umbrellas. Spectators line the street. Elks were known as Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the United States of America.; Vintage negative number : (no...
    • [Ranch on the Yellowstone River].

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    • Ranches--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Yellowstone River.
    • View of log ranch house in coulee. Garden and haystack nearby. Yellowstone River in background. Vintage negative number : 146
    • Saddling a Bronco the First Pull at Latigo.

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    • Warren, Lee.; Bow and Arrow Ranch.; Horses--Training--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Saddlery--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Woman on horseback].

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    • Horsemanship--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Dwellings--Montana.
    • View of woman on horseback. Frame house and laundry on clothesline in background. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Muskrats on riverbank].

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    • Muskrat--Montana.
    • Views of muskrats near water. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Farm house with windmill].

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    • Housing, Rural--Montana.; Farm buildings--Montana.; Windmills--Montana.
    • View of two-story frame farm house with decorative shingling. Man stands on porch. Outbuilding and windmill at side. Vintage negative number : 18, 49
    • Bucked off.

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    • Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Horses--Training--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 13
    • [Portrait of young girls posed with dolls].

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    • Children--Montana.; Dolls--Montana.; Sleepwear--Montana.
    • Studio portrait of a group of girls in sleeping garments lying on the floor. Dolls dressed in sleeping garments to each side. Vintage negative number : 401
    • Horses - Roundups.

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    • Cattle herding--Montana--camps; Automobiles--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Tents--Montana.
    • View of men standing next to automobile. Roundup wagon and tents in background. Horses in rope corral to side. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Portrait of young girls with dolls].

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    • Children--Montana.; Dolls--Montana.; Sleepwear--Montana.; Candles.
    • Studio portrait of children in their sleeping garments holding dolls and candles. Vintage negative number : 401
    • Two Cowboys.

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    • Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Saddlery--Montana.; Pistols--Montana.; Firearms--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 253
    • [Lock Bluff construction, Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad].

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    • Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana; Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company.; Railroads--Montana--Design and construction.; Railroad construction workers--Montana.; Yellowstone River.
    • View from elevation showing construction crew, horses, river, and machinery leveling Lock Bluff terrace for Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [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
    • [Bonners Ferry celebration].

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    • Monuments--Idaho--Bonners Ferry.; Rites and ceremonies--Idaho--Bonners Ferry.; Indians of North America--Idaho.; Bonners Ferry (Idaho)
    • View of group at Bonners Ferry, Idaho, probably at the dedication of monument commemorating the first route of travel and trade across Idaho. Depot in background. Indians in costume at side. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Cowboy riding into bar].

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    • Bars (Drinking establishments)--Montana--Miles City.; Hotels--Montana--Miles City.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • View of mounted cowboy preparing to ride into a bar near the Olive Hotel, Miles City, Montana. Men in suits walk along sidewalk. Schlitz beer signs in background. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Speaker at Bonners Ferry celebration].

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    • Monuments--Idaho--Bonners Ferry.; Rites and ceremonies--Idaho--Bonners Ferry.; Water towers--Idaho.; Railroad cars--Idaho.; Bonners Ferry (Idaho)
    • View of speaker, monument, and crowd in Bonners Ferry, Idaho, probably at dedication of monument. Railroad cars in background. Water tower at center. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Saloon].

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    • Bars (Drinking establishments)--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.
    • View of frame saloon with false front and large painted sign. Log outbuildings discernible to side. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Hugh L. Scott and John Erickson at celebration, Bonners Ferry, Idaho].

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    • Scott, Hugh Lenox, 1853-1934.; Erickson, John Edward, 1863-1946.; Indians of North America--Idaho.; Rites and ceremonies--Idaho--Bonners Ferry.; Monuments--Idaho--Bonners Ferry.; Bonners Ferry (Idaho)
    • View of group including Hugh L. Scott, John Erickson, and Indians in costume. Ceremonies at monument, Bonners Ferry, Idaho. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Tree grave].

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    • Dead.; Sepulchral monuments--Montana.; Indians--Funeral customs and rites.; Indians of North America--Montana.
    • Views of body of Indian in tree grave. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Taken too soon after dinner in honor of Colonel Illges.

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    • Ilges, Guido.; Knight, W. D.; Sibley, Frederick W.; Defrees, Tom.; Huffman, L. A. (Laton Alton), 1854-1931.; Culbertson, Joseph, 1858-; United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 5th (1815-1957); Armed Forces--Officers.
    • Studio portrait of Montana photographer L.A. Huffman posed with men against studio backdrop. Men include Guido Ilges, Frederick W. Sibley, W.D. Knight, Tom Defrees, Joseph Culbertson, and Lieutenant Aris. Vintage negative number : (no number).
    • [Diving horse on scaffold].

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    • Horses--Montana.; Trick riding--Montana.; Diving--Montana.; Rodeos--Montana.
    • View of a horse and rider on high scaffolding, ready to jump into water below, probably as a rodeo event. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Stacey School House.

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    • Stacey (Mont.); Schools--Montana--Powder River County.; Powder River County (Mont.)
    • View of whitewashed frame schoolhouse. Carriage and saddled horses to side. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • 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)
    • Women with banner for Hughes.

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    • Political campaigns--Montana.; Suffrage--Montana.; Presidents--Election 1916.
    • Women's Campaign Train for Charles Evans Hughes. Women with banner reading "Hughes." Railroad tracks at side. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Martin Wehinger].

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    • Wehinger, Martin.; Teamsters--Montana.
    • Full-length studio portrait of teamster Martin Wehinger seated against studio backdrop. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [General store, Busby, Montana].

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    • General stores--Montana--Busby.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Busby.; Indians of North America--Montana.; Busby (Mont.)
    • View of log general store located along the road between Lame Deer and Crow Agency. Buckboard and Indian men with horses in front. Busby School buildings and water tower in distant background. 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)
    • [Henderson & Kramer building, Jordan, Montana].

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    • Wool industry--Montana--Jordan.; Freight and freightage--Montana--Jordan.; General stores--Montana--Jordan.; Post office buildings--Montana--Jordan.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Jordan.; Jordan (Mont.)
    • View of two ten-horse wool wagons and sheep wagon in front of Henderson & Kramer building, Dealers in General Merchandise, Jordan, Montana. Sign on building also says U.S. Post Office. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Yellowstone Journal Office, Miles City.

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    • Yellowstone Journal (Miles City, Mont.); Newspaper buildings--Montana--Miles City.; Newspaper publishing--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 19-20, 489
    • 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)
    • [Cowboy heating branding iron].

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    • Cattle branding--Montana; Cattle--Marking--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.
    • View of cowboy with branding irons in fire. Another cowboy stands beside chute holding cow. Horses in background. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Sheepherder.

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    • Shepherds--Montana.; Reading--Montana.; Lanterns--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.
    • View of shepherd seated and reading inside sheep wagon. Lantern, rifle, and other paraphernalia nearby. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Brewster ranch house and buildings].

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    • George W. Brewster ranch.; Ranches--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.
    • View of house and outbuildings. Windmill discernible in background. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Sheep Grazing, Cinder Butte.

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    • Sheep--Montana.; Sheepherding--Montana.; Shepherds--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Cowboys' Mess Wagon Bogged, Big Dry.

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    • Fords (Stream crossings)--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Mules--Montana.
    • View of two mule team pulling wagon from river. Men on horseback assist. Vintage negative number : 336
    • [L. A. Huffman on horseback].

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    • Chuck wagons--Montana; Cattle herding--Montana--camps; Huffman, L. A. (Laton Alton), 1854-1931.; Horses--Montana.
    • View of Montana photographer L. A. Huffman posed on horse in front of roundup tent. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Steam-powered tractor].

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    • Agriculture--Montana.; Plowing--Montana.; Farm tractors--Montana.
    • View of steam-powered tractor plowing field in Eastern Montana. Vintage negative number : 30
    • [Stacey baseball team playing game].

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    • Stacey (Mont.); Baseball--Montana.; Baseball teams--Montana.; Powder River County (Mont.)
    • View of baseball game. Stacey, Montana buildings in background. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Stacey Baseball Team.

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    • Stacey (Mont.); Baseball--Montana.; Baseball teams--Montana.; Baseball uniforms--Montana.; Baseball gloves--Montana.; Powder River County (Mont.)
    • Baseball team posing in uniform on porch. Automobiles discernible to side. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Brewster Ranch.

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    • George W. Brewster ranch.; Ranches--Montana.
    • View of stone and frame buildings on small ridge. Sheep wagon discernible. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Railroad bridge construction].

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    • Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana; Railroads--Montana--Design and construction.; Railroad bridges--Montana.; Railroad construction workers--Montana.
    • View of workers framing a pier. River in background. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [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)
    • Sheep along Powder River.

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    • Sheep--Montana.; Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep dogs--Montana.; Powder River (Wyo. and Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 843
    • [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)
    • Construction, Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul.

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    • Railroad construction & maintenance--Montana; Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company.; Railroads--Montana--Design and construction.; Steam shovels--Montana.
    • Views of railroad construction. Steam shovels loading cars with dirt. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Train crossing railroad bridge].

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    • Railroad trains--Montana.; Railroad bridges--Montana.
    • Views of train crossing three-span iron bridge. Vintage negative number : 33, 42
    • [Coal outcrop, Badlands].

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    • Badlands--Montana.; Coal--Montana.
    • View of man standing by coal outcrop. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Swimming a Bunch of Cattle.

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    • Cowboys--Montana.; Cattle herding--Montana.; Fords (Stream crossings)--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 32, 225
    • Store - Henderson's, Jordan.

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    • General stores--Montana--Jordan.; Stores, Retail--Montana--Jordan.; Log buildings--Montana--Jordan.; Jordan (Mont.)
    • View of two adjoining log buildings. Men and horse stand in front. Sign reads "W. G. Henderson, Dealer in General Merchandise." Vintage negative number : 328
    • [Charles W. Eismann].

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    • Eismann, Charles W.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Saddlery--Montana.
    • Close-up view of cowboy posed on horseback. Brand visible. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Rural schoolhouse].

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    • Schools--Montana.; Rural schools--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.
    • View of log school building with flagpole and flag at side. Outbuildings in background. Automobile and two children in front. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Rosebud, Montana.

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    • Rosebud (Mont.); Yellowstone River.
    • Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Stone buildings, Brewster Ranch].

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    • George W. Brewster ranch.; Ranches--Montana.
    • Views of stone and frame buildings on George W. Brewster's ranch. Sheep wagon visible. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Flathead - Ranch at Selish.

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    • Ranches--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.; Orchards--Montana.; Fences--Montana.; Ravalli (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 356
    • [Cattle branding].

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    • Cattle branding--Montana; Cattle--Marking--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.
    • View of cowboy branding cow in chute. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Sheep wagons and shepherds].

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    • Wool industry--Montana.; Wagons--Montana.; Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep--Montana.
    • Views of sheep wagons and sheepherders. Bands of sheep in some images. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Feeding sheep].

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    • Sheep--Feeding and feeds.; Wagons--Montana.
    • Winter view of man feeding sheep hay from horse-drawn wagon. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Shepherd and sheep dogs].

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    • Shepherds--Montana.; Sheep dogs--Montana.
    • View of sheepherder, with arm raised, standing between two sheep dogs. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Wool Wagons at Northern Pacific Warehouse, Miles City.

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    • Northern Pacific Railway Company.; Wool industry--Montana--Miles City.; Freight and freightage--Montana--Miles City.; Warehouses--Montana--Miles City.; Miles City (Mont.)
    • Vintage negative number : 310
    • [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)
    • Sheep. Shearers at work in bower.

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    • Sheep-shearing--Montana.; Sheep shearers (Persons)--Montana.; Wool industry--Montana.
    • Vintage negative number : 308
    • Homestead Shacks.

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    • Frontier and pioneer life--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.
    • View of two tar paper homestead shacks. Assorted household utensils, including scrub board and tubs, to side. Vintage negative number : 5
    • [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)
    • [Horse castration].

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    • Castration--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.
    • View of cowboys castrating a horse. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [Mounting a bronco at a rodeo].

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    • Rodeos--Montana.; Rodeo animals--Montana.; Cowboys--Montana.; Horses--Montana.; Saddlery--Montana.
    • Views of rodeo cowboys mounting a bronco. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Where Custer County Beef is Raised.

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    • Corrals--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Housing, Rural--Montana.; Ranches--Montana.
    • View of cattle in fenced area, with log buildings in background. 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)
    • Off for the Roundup.

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    • Housing, Rural--Montana.; Log buildings--Montana.; Cats--Montana.; Swine--Montana.
    • View of woman on horseback in front of log home. Two women stand at side with hogs, cat. Possibly J. W. Zook ranch. 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)
    • [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)
    • [Lemmon, South Dakota].

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    • Stores, Retail--South Dakota--Lemmon.; Real estate business--South Dakota.; Frontier and pioneer life--South Dakota.; Lemmon (S.D.)
    • Vintage negative number : 9
    • O. W. Titus Ranch, Cabin Creek.

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    • O. W. Titus Ranch.; Ranches--Montana.
    • View from elevation of ranch buildings and creek. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • [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)
    • [Man in tree].

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    • Trees--Montana.; Axes--Montana.
    • View of man standing on limb of small tree. Hatchet propped against tree. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Lower Falls from Red Rock, 308 Ft. Upright.

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    • Lower Falls of the Yellowstone River (Wyo.); Yellowstone National Park.
    • Vintage negative number : 16253A. Looking up the Yellowstone River canyon towards the Lower Falls.
    • [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)
    • [Coyote pelts].

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    • Hunting--Montana.; Hunters--Montana.; Hides and skins--Montana.; Coyote--Montana.; Fur trade--Montana.
    • View of side of board and batten building with ten coyote pelts nailed to wall. Man nails eleventh pelt at end of the row. Vintage negative number : (no number)
    • Driveway Along the Yellowstone River, Hayden Valley.

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    • Carriages & coaches 1910-1920.; Hayden Valley--Park County (Wyo.); Yellowstone River Valley--Wyoming.
    • Vintage negative number : 16240.; Carriage and two horses in road beside river, utility poles, flume, buildings and mountains in distance.

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