Photo, Print, Drawing Milk River Wagon Train, third day, repair of seat for Howard Smith's wagon, Malta, Montana

About this Item

Title
Milk River Wagon Train, third day, repair of seat for Howard Smith's wagon, Malta, Montana
Contributor Names
Young, Kay, 1931- (Collector)
Crummett, Michael, 1948- (Collector)
Young, Kay, 1931- (Photographer)
Created / Published
Malta, Montana, September 1, 1979
Subject Headings
-  United States -- Montana -- Malta
-  Photographs
-  Ethnography
Genre
Photographs
Ethnography
Notes
-  Index data: Image numbers, descriptions: at the Wes Orahood place, in or near Malta MT: 1, Howard Smith bringing wagon seat into shop for needed repairs before replacing it in the wagon, after the runaway accident on the second day of the Milk River Wagon Train, the location for the repairs based on the photographer's fieldnotes for the project; 2-3, Wes Orahood welding broken spring of wagon seat; 4, Wes Orahood heating metal strip in order to bend it into S-shape to secure seat to wagon frame; 5-6, Wes Orahood bending and shaping S-shaped strip; 7, Dale Freitag bending metal strip; 8-9, placing new S-shaped strip onto wagon spring; 10, detail of strip; 11, Wes Orahood; 12, Howard Smith; 13, John Reynolds repairing floor of wagon; 14, Howard Smith fitting seat back onto box; 15, Howard Smith and wagon boss Bud Hasler; 16, Dale Freitag and Howard Smith; 17, Howard Smith and John Reynolds; 18, Dale Freitag; 19-20, Dale Freitag and John Reynolds.
Medium
35 mm color slide
Call Number/Physical Location
Call number: AFC 1981/005: MT9-KY26
Source Collection
Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Language
English
Online Format
image
IIIF Presentation Manifest
Manifest (JSON/LD)

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Chicago citation style:

Young, Kay, Michael Crummett, and Kay Young. Milk River Wagon Train, third day, repair of seat for Howard Smith's wagon, Malta, Montana. Malta Montana United States, 1979. Malta, Montana, September 1. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_ky26/.

APA citation style:

Young, K., Crummett, M. & Young, K. (1979) Milk River Wagon Train, third day, repair of seat for Howard Smith's wagon, Malta, Montana. Malta Montana United States, 1979. Malta, Montana, September 1. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_ky26/.

MLA citation style:

Young, Kay, Michael Crummett, and Kay Young. Milk River Wagon Train, third day, repair of seat for Howard Smith's wagon, Malta, Montana. Malta, Montana, September 1. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_ky26/>.

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