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Montana Historical Markers
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Managed By: Icon Here Montana Historians
Description:
Distinct red wood signs and Interpretive signs containing historical information found along the highways throughout Montana.
Expanded Description:
All historical roadside markers found in Montana may be listed here.
These markers are both the traditional redwood signs and the newer interpretative signs posted for the Lewis & Clark Centennial in 2006.
Example:
The Whoop-up Trail
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Describe the area and what you see which ties into the history described in the sign.
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Montana Historical MarkersBearcreek Bank - Bearcreek, MT

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The third smallest incorporated city in the State of Montana, one wouldn't expect Bearcreek to have had a great many banks - and it didn't.

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location: Montana

date approved: 10/20/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersBearcreek Cemetery - Bearcreek, MT

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A mile east of the little village of Bearcreek on Highway 308, the Bearcreek Cemetery is the resting place of many of the victims of Montana's worst coal mining disaster.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 10/20/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersSavenac Nursery Historic District - Haugan, MT

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Today a tourist facility, the Savenac Nursery operated from 1908 to 1969, producing millions of tree seedlings annually to be used in reforestation.

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location: Montana

date approved: 10/5/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersBestwick's Market - Alberton, MT

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Constructed in 1910, 1915 and sometime in the 1920s, this false fronted wood frame building was one of the earliest commercial buildings to be erected in the new town of Alberton.

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location: Montana

date approved: 10/5/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersAlberton School - Alberton, MT

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Still in use as a school after 98 years, the Alberton School was built out of necessity at an inopportune time.

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location: Montana

date approved: 10/5/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersSuperior School - Superior, MT

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The first school in Mineral County to offer classes beyond a high school curriculum, the Superior School was dedicated on dedicated on January 28, 1916, two years after the creation of Mineral County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 10/5/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThree Valleys State Bank - Three Forks, MT

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Though twice a bank, that didn't take and today this substantial brick and stone building houses a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 9/28/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersMethodist Episcopal Church - Three Forks, MT

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Now with a bell tower truncated by nature, the Three Forks Methodist Episcopal Church still stands tall in spite of its brush with death.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/28/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersAdams Block - Three Forks, MT

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Named after, and built by, John Quincy Adams, the Adams Block stands along Main Street in Three Forks, a reminder of the man instrumental in the development of the town.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/28/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersParberry Block East - White Sulphur Springs , MT

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One of the original commercial buildings in White Sulphur Springs, Parberry Block East was home to one of the longest running series of clothing stores in the state.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/20/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersState Bank of Townsend - Townsend, MT

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Established in 1899 and built beginning in 1916, the State Bank of Townsend, though it has since expanded, is still housed in its historic building.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/20/2017

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Montana Historical MarkersMontana State Capitol Campus Historic District - Helena, MT

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Ground was broken in 1899 for Montana's grand capitol building and construction in the capitol campus has continued, off and on, ever since.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/16/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersForestvale Cemetery II - Helena, MT

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Established in 1890, Forestvale Cemetery, for a decade known as the Helena Cemetery, today contains 14,000 interments, many originally interred in other cemeteries.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/14/2017

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Montana Historical MarkersForestvale Cemetery - Helena, MT

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Established in 1890, Forestvale Cemetery, for a decade known as the Helena Cemetery, today contains 14,000 interments, many originally interred in other cemeteries.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/14/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersBenton Avenue Cemetery - Helena, MT

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The oldest cemetery in Helena, Benton Avenue Cemetery actually contains burials from the earlier mining camp cemetery which had to be relocated when Central School was built over it.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/14/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersUnemployment Compensation Commission - Helena, MT

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The Unemployment Compensation Commission Building (Walt Sullivan Building), built in 1959-1961, stands on the southwest corner of North Roberts Street and Lockey Avenue, one of several buildings built on the Capitol Campus in this era.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/10/2017

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Montana Historical MarkersWolf Creek Hotel - Wolf Creek, MT

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A hotel for over a century, the Wolf Creek Hotel was one of the first businesses to open in the then new town of Wolf Creek.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/9/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersD.H. Cuthbert Residence - Helena, MT

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One of the first residences to be built in the new Central Addition of 1884, this large Queen Anne became a magnet, attracting the construction of other fashionable houses in the addition.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/8/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersTemple Emanu-El - Helena, MT

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Built in the Jewish year of 5651, which equates to 1890 in more common chronology, Temple Emanu-El is once again serving ecclesiastic duties, though now for the Catholic Church.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/8/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersOriginal Governor’s Mansion - Helena, MT

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For Forty Six years the home of the governor of the State of Montana, in 1959 this mansion was replaced by a new mansion much nearer the capitol building.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/7/2017

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Montana Historical MarkersPorter Flats - Helena, MT

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In one of the most historic and fashionable early neighborhoods of the city, Porter flats, then considered a risky venture, was one of the first apartment buildings to be erected in the city of Helena.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/7/2017

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Montana Historical MarkersChilds Carriage House - Helena, MT

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One of the oldest remaining buildings in Helena, this barn is also one of the very few of its era to survive both earthquakes and the modernization impulses of contemporary man.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/7/2017

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Montana Historical MarkersWestern Life Insurance Company Helena Branch Office - Helena, MT

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Along Park Avenue at Gilbert Street, this unassuming little building will possibly come as a surprise to many who may happen to stop to read the plaque out front.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/7/2017

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Montana Historical MarkersAlgeria Shrine Temple - Helena, MT

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Completed in 1921, the Algeria Shrine Temple eventually became the property of the City of Helena, thereafter being used as a civic centre.

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location: Montana

date approved: 9/7/2017

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersF & W Grand Building - Butte, MT

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Under the largest collection of lions in the town, the 1930 F & W Grand Building stands along Park Street immediately west of the eight storey Metals Bank, still one of the tallest buildings in Butte.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 9/2/2017

last visited: never

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