Photo, Print, Drawing Adjacent cemeteries on Montana Street, Butte, Montana; Milk River Wagon Train, first and second days, Phillips County, Montana

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Title
Adjacent cemeteries on Montana Street, Butte, Montana; Milk River Wagon Train, first and second days, Phillips County, Montana
Contributor Names
Young, Kay, 1931- (Collector)
Young, Kay, 1931- (Photographer)
Created / Published
Butte, Montana; Malta, Montana,
Subject Headings
-  United States -- Montana -- Malta
-  United States -- Montana -- Butte
-  Photographs
-  Ethnography
Genre
Photographs
Ethnography
Notes
-  Note: Online digital image numbers may be offset by 1 or 2 digits from the film negative frame numbers.
-  Index data: Film negative frame numbers, descriptions: at a cemetery (or two adjacent cemeteries) in Butte MT (probably 27, 28, or 29 August 1979): 3, gravestones, stone cut to look like log cross, John Robinson (d. 1910, age 92), background William O. (1846-1928) and Arty (1851-1933) Mallahan, with Mason and Eastern Star symbols; 4-5, stone for Belle S. Robinson, d. 1914, aged 35 years; 6-8, closeup of stone for William O. (1846-1928) and Arty (1851-1933) Mallahan, with Mason and Eastern Star symbols; 9-11 cylindrical stone for John McIntyre, MD (1863-1918), "Here rests a Woodman of the World," with Woodman and Mason symbols; 12-14, columbarium at the cemetery; 15, stone for Samuel (1884-1947) and Rose (1899-1936) Schatz, with Star of David symbol; with the Milk River Wagon Train including departure at the Hart Ranch (30 August 1979): 16, wagon train on the morning of August 30, at the Dewey Hart Ranch south of Malta MT; 17, Jack (J.J.) Smith, former owner of the Dewey Hart Ranch; 18, Henry Compton, Dr. James (Doc) Curtis, and fieldworker Michael Crummett; 19, unidentified wagon train participant; 20-22, horses waiting for the wagon train to leave the Hart ranch; 23, Jack Smith; 24-25 Roy Long, Malta; 26, wagon driver Doc Curtis getting ready to begin the long ride toward Malta from the Hart ranch; 27, back of the wagon driven by Jack McCuin of Saco MT; 28, wagon train stopping to rest along the way; 29, evening camp (30 August 1979); 30, Larry Crane, Malta MT; on the trial with the wagon train, third day (1 September 1979): getting the running gear out of the washout after the wreck of Howard Smith's wagon the day before, Wes Orahood (?) and Dale Freitag; 32, Lyle Stuart (behind running gear), Howard Smith, and Dale Frietag; 33-34, Howard Smith and Dale Freitag; 35-36 Howard Smith, Dale Freitag, and Lyle Stuart; 37 [36a], fieldworker Michael Crummett (top of photograph), Howard Smith, and Dale Freitag. Initial frame numbers as typed in photographer's log sheets; frame numbers in square brackets as assigned at time of scanning.
Medium
35 mm black-and-white film negatives
Call Number/Physical Location
Call number: AFC 1981/005: 86034
Source Collection
Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Language
English
Online Format
image
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Chicago citation style:

Young, Kay, and Kay Young. Adjacent cemeteries on Montana Street, Butte, Montana; Milk River Wagon Train, first and second days, Phillips County, Montana. Butte Malta Montana United States, 1979. Butte, Montana; Malta, Montana. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_86034/.

APA citation style:

Young, K. & Young, K. (1979) Adjacent cemeteries on Montana Street, Butte, Montana; Milk River Wagon Train, first and second days, Phillips County, Montana. Butte Malta Montana United States, 1979. Butte, Montana; Malta, Montana. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_86034/.

MLA citation style:

Young, Kay, and Kay Young. Adjacent cemeteries on Montana Street, Butte, Montana; Milk River Wagon Train, first and second days, Phillips County, Montana. Butte, Montana; Malta, Montana. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_86034/>.

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