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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
Instructions for Posting a Montana Historical Markers Waymark:
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Describe the area and what you see which ties into the history described in the sign.
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Please describe your visit- The good, the bad & the ugly. :)
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Montana Historical MarkersEuropean Interest In The Missouri - Three Forks, MT

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This is one of nine informational plaques in Milwaukee Railroad Park, a small park and information centre at the north end of town, between Three Forks' Main Street and the Milwaukee Road right of way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/15/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersFur Trade - Three Forks, MT

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This is one of nine informational plaques in Milwaukee Railroad Park, a small park and information centre at the north end of town, between Three Forks' Main Street and the Milwaukee Road right of way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/15/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersLouisiana Purchase -1803 - Three Forks, MT

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This is one of nine informational plaques in Milwaukee Railroad Park, a small park and information centre at the north end of town, between Three Forks' Main Street and the Milwaukee Road right of way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/15/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersSacajawea Captured In 1800 - Three Forks, MT

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This is one of nine informational plaques in Milwaukee Railroad Park, a small park and information centre at the north end of town, between Three Forks' Main Street and the Milwaukee Road right of way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/15/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersLewis & Clark Arrive At The Headwaters July 1805 - Three Forks, Montana

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This is one of nine informational plaques in Milwaukee Railroad Park, a small park and information centre at the north end of town, between Three Forks' Main Street and the Milwaukee Road right of way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 6/15/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersColter's Run 1808 - Three Forks, MT

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This is one of nine informational plaques in Milwaukee Railroad Park, a small park and information centre at the north end of town, between Three Forks' Main Street and the Milwaukee Road right of way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThree Forks Post-1810 - Three Forks, MT

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This is one of nine informational plaques in Milwaukee Railroad Park, a small park and information centre at the north end of town, between Three Forks' Main Street and the Milwaukee Road right of way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersBright-Thompson-Lewis House - Lewistown, MT

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First the Bright House, then later the Thompson House, still later this became the Lewis House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersAbraham and Mary Walton Hogeland House - Lewistown, MT

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One of the many buildings which constituted Fort Maginnis in the 1880s, this residence was dismantled and moved to Lewistown by Abraham and Mary Walton Hogeland and rebuilt.

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location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersCulver Studio - Lewistown, MT

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This pre twentieth century photography studio still bears its old painted advertising sign on one side and, though quite faded, is still mostly legible.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThe Fur Trapper - Three Forks, MT

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This is one of nine informational plaques in Milwaukee Railroad Park, a small park and information centre at the north end of town, between Three Forks' Main Street and the Milwaukee Road right of way.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/22/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersSilk Stocking Historic District - Lewistown, MT

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In this little block and a half square area are seven of the finest homes ever built in Lewistown, all built before 1920.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/11/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersLehman Bunkhouse - Lewistown, MT

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Once upon a time this was two individual and unrelated buildings. For 39 years it was an art centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/10/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersAttix Clinic - Lewistown, MT

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Once a medical clinic, this two storey brick building has been an apartment building for two thirds of its life.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/6/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersUS Land Office-Warr Building - Lewistown, MT

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One of two Warr Buildings, this, the later of the two, was built in 1904.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/6/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersWarr Building - Lewistown, MT

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One of two Warr Buildings, this was the first of the two, though they were both built in 1904.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 5/6/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersBenson, Dr. Theodore J., House - Fromberg, MT

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Though it's certainly not obvious to the casual observer, this wood framed house is one of the more important houses in the town, primarily for who lived in it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 4/30/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersRock Creek State Bank - Joliet, MT

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A bank for a short sixteen years, this is now the meeting place of La Cuesta Rebekah Lodge #56 and Carbon Masonic Lodge #65.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 4/30/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersYodeler Motel - Red Lodge, MT

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As yet the only National Register Historic Place we have yet stayed in, the Yodeler is a motel that began life as home to Carbon County coal miners.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 4/29/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersBozeman YMCA - Bozeman, MT

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Opened in 1915, the Bozeman YMCA was formally organized on November 5, 1913.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 4/29/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersRed Lodge Communal Mausoleum - Red Lodge, MT

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One of three mausoleums in the Red Lodge Cemetery, this is the only communal mausoleum, the other two being much smaller, single family units.

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location: Montana

date approved: 4/29/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersRed Lodge Brewing Company--Red Lodge Canning Company Historic District - Red Lodge, MT

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From grog to peas, this complex produced brew for less than ten years, later producing canned peas for just under half a century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 4/23/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersPower Block & Power Block West - Helena, MT

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Built in 1889, the Power Block was just one of several large commercial blocks which were being constructed at the time in the booming city of Helena.

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location: Montana

date approved: 3/30/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersDiscovery Of Gold In Last Chance Gulch - Helena, MT

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As kept happening all over the state of Montana, it was the discovery of gold, sometimes the discovery of silver, which gave rise to towns and cities of the state...

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location: Montana

date approved: 3/29/2019

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersMontana Club - Helena, MT

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Once the oldest continuously operating private club west of Minneapolis, the Montana Club has, in recent years, been opened to the public.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 3/29/2019

last visited: never

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