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Vintage Ad LocationsArmory Hall - Lewistown, MT - 1915

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Constructed in 1909-1910, the Knerr-Tubb Block/Armory Hall became one of the more notable structures in the downtown area, and one of the most used social venues.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/20/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsCharles Hay Harness and Saddlery Shop - Lewistown, MT - 1910

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Constructed in 1909-1910, the Knerr-Tubb Block/Armory Hall became one of the more notable structures in the downtown area, and one of the most used social venues.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/20/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsButte Carriage Works - Butte, MT

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Festooned with painted advertising from the late nineteen teens, the Butte Carriage Works building is a poster child for historic ghost signs.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/19/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsJoseph Richards, Undertaker - Butte, MT

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Now home to Aerie Number 11 of the Butte chapter of the Fraternal Order of Eagles, this was for years one of Butte's handful of vintage funeral homes.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/19/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsSocial Democratic Party of America - Butte, MT

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Built near the end of the era of socialist popularity in Montana, Socialist Hall saw only a few years of use for its intended purpose.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsCOE Commission Company - Butte, MT

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Montana's first skyscraper, the Hirbour Block was only the second skyscraper to be built west of Minneapolis and St. Louis.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsFinlen Hotel - Butte, MT

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Once the 1889 McDermott Hotel stood on this spot, but James T. Finlen eventually felt it just wasn't good enough. Acting on his feelings, in 1923 he demolished the McDermott Hotel and replaced it with the Finlen Hotel.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsFirst National Bank - Butte, MT

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Founded in 1877 and chartered in 1881, the First National Bank of Butte moved into this building in 1909, enlarging it in 1915.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsLiberty Theatre - Butte, MT

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The Mantle Block could be a good case for the value of entering local politics in order to further one's economic aspirations.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsCurtis Music Hall - Butte, Montana

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Though it's one of the more notable nineteenth century buildings in downtown Butte, the designer of the Curtis Music Hall is today unknown.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsThe Cooperative Realty Company - Butte, MT

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One of the many late nineteenth century buildings constructed in Butte, the Richardsonian Romanesque Thornton Hotel, like a great many of its contemporaries, still stands, though not as a hotel.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsA.H. Davis Jeweler - Red Lodge, MT

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First a Jewelry Store, for a while a games and book store, today this is a mostly realtor's office, housing a rentals and reservations business, as well.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsIndependent Order of Good Templars - Butte, MT

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Built as a temperance hall, it has been quite a while since it has seen any temperance activity, though how long we have no idea.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsMiners' Savings Bank and Trust Company - Butte, Montana

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Built in 1913, Miners' Savings Bank remained in business in this building until the 1960s.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsDavis Fire Insurance Agency - Red Lodge, MT

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Carbon County was created on March 4, 1895 from portions of Park and Yellowstone counties. Given that this courthouse wasn't built until 1899, it is likely that it wasn't the county's first courthouse. To date, it is the last one, though.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsMontana Bakery - Red Lodge, MT

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One of the few wood framed buildings remaining in the district, this is actually two buildings, a tiny building sandwiched between two normally sized buildings. For much of its existence this was an Italian bakery.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsCarbon County Mercantile Company - Red Lodge, MT

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Built in 1899 beside a 1900 building, its next two neighbours to the north are of the same vintage, even a few years older. This was one of the first blocks to be filled in Red Lodge's 1895 to 1905 construction boom.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsHoffman Hotel - Butte, MT

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Officially known as Owsley Block #2, this Owsley Block was the second of three Owsley Blocks built in the late nineteenth century by Butte mayor William Owsley.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsHotel Spofford - Red Lodge, MT

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Built in 1893 as the Spofford Hotel, this has, since 1902, been known as the Pollard. Hence, the Registration Form refers to it as the Spofford, and the NRHP plaque as the Pollard. This building was the first brick building erected in Red Lodge.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsThe Picket Block - Red Lodge, MT

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On the east side of Broadway just south of 10th Avenue, this is one of the few buildings in the district that was architect designed, albeit by a local amateur, Frank Sell. He didn't do such a bad job; it's symmetrical and well laid out.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

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Vintage Ad LocationsI. X. L. Clothing Company - Red Lodge, MT

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Designed and built in 1900 by a local stonemason, this is, as noted in the NRHP registration form, the work of a craftsman of "consummate skill". Though the parapet is quite weathered, the rest of the building remains in quite good shape.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

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Vintage Ad LocationsCarbon County Bank - Red Lodge, MT

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Built as the Carbon County Bank, this building seems to have spent some time in the "Twilight Zone", as it was robbed two years before it was built.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsRenland & Fleming - Red Lodge, Montana

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A 1900 building standing between a 1900 and an 1899 building, this two storey brick building with sandstone trim was designed by amateur architect, Frank Sell. The brickwork on this building is some of the most detailed to be found in the district.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsThe Montana Flour Mills Company - Harlowton, Montana

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Put into operation about 1910, this was once the site of one of the largest and most modern flour mills in the west.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

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Vintage Ad LocationsGraves Hotel - Harlowton, Montana

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Built following a major fire, the Graves Hotel was "THE place to be" in Harlowton for many years.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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