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Montana Historical MarkersBad Rock Canyon

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Historic Marker along US 2

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CA Boilermaker

location: Montana

date approved: 8/11/2008

last visited: 7/13/2006

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Montana Historical MarkersSurrounded by Wilderness

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Hwy 2 runs through several different Wilderness Areas on its long journey.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Montana

date approved: 9/23/2013

last visited: 7/13/2006

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Montana Historical MarkersRemembering the Shay - Columbia Falls, MT

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This old Shay has been restored by a group of volunteers and put on display in Columbia Falls, near the site of the old railway depot.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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Community CommemorationMontana Territory Centennial Locomotive - Columbia Falls, MT

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Montana was declared a territory by the US government on May 26, 1864. In 1964, Columbia Falls, a small city in Flathead County, Montana decided to restore an old locomotive to commemorate the centennial of Montana's becoming a territory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/7/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersMasonic Lodge Murals - Columbia Falls, MT

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This plaque, mounted by the entrance to the Masonic Lodge, relates some of the history depicted by the murals painted on the side of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/8/2014

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesColumbia Falls, MT

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Columbia Falls lies east of Whitefish, the town which stole the railway divisional point from it, astride Highway 2 in Flathead County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/28/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesSt. Richard's Church - Columbia Falls, MT

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This 1891 brick church was originally built as a Catholic church and also served as Columbia Falls' first public school. Built of locally made brick, this was one of the first churches in northwest Montana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/13/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFirst - Public School in Columbia Falls, MT

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This 1891 brick church was originally built as a Catholic church and also served as Columbia Falls' first public school. Built of locally made brick, this was one of the first churches in northwest Montana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/12/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersSt. Richard's Church - Columbia Falls, MT

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This 1891 brick church was originally built as a Catholic church and also served as Columbia Falls' first public school. Built of locally made brick, this was one of the first churches in northwest Montana.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersHungry Horse Dam - Hungry Horse, MT

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The US Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, has placed a large sign at the visitor centre of the Hungry Horse Dam which tells visitors of its construction and the reservoir behind it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/6/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesMontana Soldiers' Home Historic District - Columbia Falls, MT

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It was the Grand Army of the Republic which was responsible for this soldiers' home, built on 147 acres donated by the Great Northern Railway, who also donated a boiler, pump, engine, and tanks, complete with installation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/18/2014

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsService Building - Montana Soldiers' Home Historic District - Columbia Falls, MT

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The Service Building, 1917, was the third structure built of the nine which contribute to the Montana Soldiers' Home Historic District, located on the southwest corner of the city of Columbia Falls in Flathead County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/27/2014

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsStatue - Montana Soldiers' Home Historic District - Columbia Falls, MT

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This statue of a US Army Doughboy was not originally erected at the Soldiers' Home. It is a World War I Veterans' Memorial set between the parking lot and the main building and has a pair of cannons mounted at its front.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/28/2014

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsOld Main - Montana Soldiers' Home Historic District - Columbia Falls, MT

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Old Main, as it has come to be known, built in 1896, is the oldest structure of the nine which contribute to the Montana Soldiers' Home Historic District, located on the southwest corner of the city of Columbia Falls in Flathead County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/27/2014

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsLaundry - Montana Soldiers' Home Historic District - Columbia Falls, MT

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There are two small brick buildings side-by-side at the rear of the grounds, this and the heating plant, both built in the early 1940s. This, the laundry building, looks much like a utility building elsewhere on the grounds

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/27/2014

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsCommandant's House - Montana Soldiers' Home Historic District - Columbia Falls, MT

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1900 was the year of construction of the commandant's house, which also served as the site's hospital for a time and as offices for the home. This was the second building to be erected at the Montana Soldiers' Home.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/27/2014

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsHeating Plant - Montana Soldiers' Home Historic District - Columbia Falls, MT

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From the early 1940s, this boiler house is toward the rear, or south side, of the grounds. It was built to provide heat for the home's buildings, replacing the wood heating systems which had heated the buildings until the construction of this plant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/27/2014

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsDairy Barn - Montana Soldiers' Home Historic District - Columbia Falls, MT

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This large 1921 dairy barn was built when the soldiers' home still produced their own food from gardens and farm animals, including a dairy herd, which was housed in this barn. Altogether the home had 147 acres of land on which to produce food.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/27/2014

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsCemetery - Montana Soldiers' Home Historic District - Columbia Falls, MT

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This cemetery came into being with the declaration in 1897 that the Montata Soldiers' Home should have its own cemetery. Both the soldier's Home and the cemetery have been in continual use since that time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 12/27/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBelton Chalets - West Glacier, Montana

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Historic chalet styled hotel located adjacent to Glacier National Park in West Glacier, Montana. The Belton Chalet is listed as a National Historic Landmark.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Montana

date approved: 9/7/2007

last visited: 9/5/2013

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesHeadquarters Historic District - West Glacier MT

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The Headquarters Historic District of Glacier National Park comprises the administrative and housing buildings near West Glacier, Montana on the west side of the park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Montana

date approved: 9/25/2011

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesWest Entrance Station - West Glacier MT

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The West Entrance Station is significant for its association with rustic architecture, with National Park Service infrastructure development made in response to increased visitation, and with the construction efforts of the CCC.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Montana

date approved: 9/25/2011

last visited: 6/27/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersWhitefish Middle School - Whitefish, MT

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On the eastern edge of downtown Whitefish, there has been a school on this site for 102 years as of 2014. A historical marker at the western entrance, on Spokane Avenue, relates a very comprehensive history of this school.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/14/2014

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThe Bruck - Whitefish, MT

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When visiting the museum in the historic Whitefish Great Northern Depot, don't miss The Bruck, just east of the building. If you DO miss it, you'll never see another one, as they broke the mould after pouring this one.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/14/2014

last visited: never

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Last of its KindLast Frank Lloyd Wright Designed Building in Montana - Whitefish, MT

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This building was the first, last and only Lloyd Wright designed building ever built in the state of Montana. It was designed as a building for the medical practice of Drs. T L. Lockridge, John T Whalen and Bruce C. McIntyre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 4/25/2014

last visited: never

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