• Myaer Barn, East side.

    Historic American Buildings Survey, HABS MT-69-B-7 Travis Smith

    Myaer Barn, 2747 Old Hardin Road, Lockwood Flats area, Billings, Yellowstone, MT. Building/structure dates: 1909 initial construction and demolished in 1986.

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  • Polly, Mrs. T. W. (Bessie)

    Unknown

    Bessie Walker Polly is listed in Capitalism on the Frontier by Van West as Mrs. T W Wilkinson Polly. She was born on April 16, 1871 in Clarksville, Missouri. In May, 1883 she moved from Missouri to Bi…

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  • Canteen Service Station operated by the local Red Cross Chapter, Billings, with servicemen and Red Cross workers at the Union Depot.

    Unknown

    U.S. Congress declared war on Germany on April 6, 1917. Organized work of the local Red Cross canteen service began at the Union Depot in December of 1918. The intent was to 'contribute to the welfare…

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  • Railroad roundhouse

    Northern Pacific Railway and Company roundhouse at 3323 1st Avenue South, circa 1907. Contributed by Terry W. Wilson. Published by Pediment Publishing with the cooperation of the Billings Gazette.

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  • Getting ready for sham battle.

    Fred E. Miller

    Crow Indians on horseback ready for mock battle. Smithsonian Institution Notes: Copy (9/68) from original photograph lent by Mrs. Hulda Miller Fields, Missoula, Montana, through John Fields, Alexandri…

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  • The A.C.M Smelter and Wire Mill, Great Falls, Montana.

    Great Falls Photo View Co., J.L. Robbins Co

    Colorized postcard of the A.C.M Smelter and Wire Mill in Great Falls, Montana. Black Eagle falls pictured in the foreground. The first smelter at this site was built in 1892. Operations began in 1893…

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  • Morse, Earl G.

    Unknown

    Earle Granville Morse died at the age of 82, in early May, 1965 and is buried at Mountview Cemetery. Officer in the Billings Elk's Lodge, No. 394, B. P. O. E, in the 1930s. Lived at the same home of t…

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  • Montana Ave, Looking east from 29th Street, Billings, Montana.

    Bloom Bros. Co

    Colorized postcard of Montana Avenue looking east form 29th street in Billings, Montana. Montana Ave. is a major street in downtown Billings, it is located just north of the railroad tracks. Personal…

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  • Crow Indian men and women planting tobacco

    Fred E. Miller

    Crow Indian men and women working in field--most likely planting.

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  • Ark of Safety

    Unknown

    The Ark of Safety. Used by rustlers against cattlemen in the invasion of 1892.' Back label: 'Wyoming--Johnson County Cattle War' 'The Ark of Safety or a 'Go-Devil' Built of two thicknesses of 8-inch l…

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  • Yegen, Peter (REPEAT)

    Unknown

    Peter Yegen was born on August 7, 1860 in Klosters, Graubünden, Switzerland, the son of Conrad (or Konradin) and Emerita Prader Yegen and came to America in 1879. Brother John Yegen was one of Bismarc…

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  • Crow man and horse in traditional dress

    Mrs. Wesley Barkemeyer

    Crow in traditional dress. 'Birds all over the Ground on horse. 1918 Midland Empire Fair. Taken by Mrs. Wesley Barkemeyer, Huntley.' 'Herbert Dawes great- grandfather'.

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  • Hobbs, Albert & Martha

    Unknown

    Albert Monroe Hobbs was born at Mindoro, Lacrosse county, Wis., March 18, 1871. He married Nellie Willis In Red Lodge July 27, 1898. Albert Died in 1952 - See Carbon County Resident Dies, Billings Gaz…

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  • Buddy Timmons on Jack Dempsey.

    Doubleday, R.R

    Black and white photograph of Buddy Timmons riding Jack Dempsey. Photographer Ralph R. Doubleday became famous for his rodeo photography in 1910 after he got an action shot of a man in the air after b…

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  • Business Directory for Pioneer Fort Benton, Montana 1860 - 1936

    Cade, Leland P

    Business directory and stories from pioneer Fort Benton for the period 1860 to 1936, based on newspaper clippings, interviews, pictures, and remembered incidents

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  • Pictograph Cave

    Pictograph Cave 1962

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  • Mount Washburn, Yellowstone Park.

    Acmegraph Co

    Colorized postcard of Mount Washburn in Yellowstone National Park. Mount Washburn's elevation is 10,243 feet and is located in the Washburn Range within the park. The mountain was named after Henry D…

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  • Bean, Jordan Neil

    Unknown

    Jordan Bean of Bridger who died in September of 1948. Survivor of Little Castle Valley Fight of June 15, 1881 (near Moab, Utah). He was shot in the temple and played dead. Colorado Historical Society…

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  • Portrait of Curly

    Fred E. Miller

    Portrait of Curly, the famous Crow scout in the United States Army during the Sioux Wars, who scouted for Custer before the Battle of the Little Bighorn. Photo circa 1915. Photographer K..F Roahan als…

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  • Scenes from Rosebud Camp School, East Rosebud Lake, photo album, circa 1918

    Unknown

    E. Rosebud Lake, mountains in background. Duplicate of BPL 2013.10.639a08. This is in much poorer condition

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