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Montana Historical MarkersE57B The Last Electric Locomotive - Harlowton, MT

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Parked in the Harlowton roundhouse for the last time at 11:40 PM on June 15, 1974, the retirement of E57B marked the end of electrified railway on the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 3/16/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersPreston B. Moss House - Billings, MT

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One of the, if not THE most opulent and meticulously finished residence in Billings, the Moss House is now a museum, and may be visited throughout the year.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 3/15/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersMilwaukee Road Historic District - Harlowton, MT

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Harlowton's second railway depot, this 1908 railway station is now the locus of the Milwaukee Road Historic District, as well as a museum of Milwaukee Road history.

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location: Montana

date approved: 3/15/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersClark Camps at Little Timber Creek - Big Timber, MT

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A really nice and very informative museum at the southwestern edge of Big Timber, Crazy Mountain Museum is just south of I-90, beside the cemetery. At the museum are several plaques noting the nearby Lewis and Clark Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/18/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersPlacer Hotel - Helena, MT

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At one time the largest and grandest hotel between Minneapolis-St. Paul and the Coast, though it still stands,the Placer Hotel is no longer a hotel, but condominiums.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/13/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersRuby Theatre - Three Forks, MT

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Though closed for many years now, the 400 seat Ruby Theatre provided entertainment for the town of Three Forks, and much of Gallatin County, for around 65 years, closing in about 1980.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/13/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersGold Block - Helena, MT

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There are two shields on the building's front bearing four dates - Erected 1887 - Burned July 1928 - Begun 1928 - Completed 1929.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/10/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersFederal Reserve Bank - Helena, MT

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Completed in 1938, this was the second Federal Reserve Bank building to grace the city of Helena, the first, a victim of the 1935 earthquakes, first opened its doors in 1921.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/8/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersAtlas Block - Helena, MT

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Built by an insurance company, this 1888 structure is one of a number of Richardson Romanesque buildings which sprouted in the city at the end of the nineteenth century.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/6/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersFirst Unitarian Church - Helena Historic District - Helena, MT

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A church and multi-use facility for three quarters of a century, this is now home to Helena's largest theatre company.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/5/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersSecurities Building - Helena, MT

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This 1886 Romanesque Revival bank was the fourth try for the First National Bank Of Helena. It was well worth the effort.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/4/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersLewis and Clark County Courthouse - Helena, MT

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The second Lewis and Clark County Courthouse in Helena, the first was built in Public Square in 1867.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/2/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersMing Opera House Consistory Shrine - Helena, MT

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The building on this site was originally Helena's first opera house, offering a wide variety of entertainment.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/1/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersMontana Tech Campus Prospector Hall - Butte, MT

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A large residence dormitories, Prospector Hall was built with WPA funding to house Montana Tech students. More WPA money went toward extensive beautification of the campus.

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location: Montana

date approved: 10/30/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersMontana Tech Campus President's Residence - Butte, MT

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Built in 1935, this large residence is, oddly enough, NOT a WPA project of the Depression Era.

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location: Montana

date approved: 10/30/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersImmaculate Conception Church - Butte, MT

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Begun in 1939, Immaculate Conception Church was dedicated on August 31, 1941. The church was created to contain the overflow of St. Patrick and St. Lawrence O’Toole parishes.

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location: Montana

date approved: 10/29/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersOld Fort Peck - Fort Peck, MT

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Describes the original Fort Peck, which now sits beneath the waters of the Fort Peck Reservoir

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Montana

date approved: 7/23/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThe Battle of Bears Paw - Chinook, MT

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Just west of Chinook, describes a battle that took place some 20 miles to the south

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Montana

date approved: 7/23/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThe Oily Boid Gets The Woim - Shelby, MT

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Possibly the cheekiest historical marker you may ever find

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Montana

date approved: 7/23/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThe Baker Massacre - Shelby, MT

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Describes the massacre of 173 Blackfeet Indians

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Montana

date approved: 7/23/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersFort Peck Indian Reservation - Poplar, MT

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A small sampling of history of the Assiniboines and Dakota tribes, and of Fort Peck Indian Reservation

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Montana

date approved: 7/23/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersMcDonald & Charters Block - Lewistown, MT

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Flanked by a pair of brick buildings of similar vintage, the McDonald & Charters Block, once housing a billiards hall, now houses a church.

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location: Montana

date approved: 3/20/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersPower Mercantile Co. - Lewistown, MT

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This sandstone block building was for many years the home of the largest mercantile, or department, store in Fergus County.

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location: Montana

date approved: 3/7/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersB Street District - Livingston, MT

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One of the smallest historic districts in all of Montana, consisting of just four small houses, the character of the B Street District would be recognizable by most under another name.

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location: Montana

date approved: 3/7/2018

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersMontana Building - Lewistown Central Business Historic District - Lewistown, MT

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Essentially the cornerstone building of the Lewistown Central Business Historic District, though it came later than the majority of the buildings in the district, the Montana Building is the largest, at six stories, and the most elegant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 3/7/2018

last visited: never

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