"Helena As She Was"
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A-A Garage

Airport, Helena Municipal

Alhambra Hot Springs

Allen's Court Square Livery

Al's Drive-In

Anderson Chevrolet

Anderson Motors

Antlers Theatre

Arsenal and Armory

Arthur P. Curtin Co. - Department Store

Ashby Block

"Auto Row" - Empson Building

Automobile Wreck - Broadwater, 1961

B

Bach, Cory & Co. Wholesale Grocers

Banks

Barz, Richard - Tailor Shop 103 N. Jackson

"Beanery" - Northern Pacific Depot restaurant

Bell Motel

Belvidere (later the Dawn) Hotel

Benton Avenue Cemetery (link to cemetery assn. website)

Benton Road - Toll road through Prickly Pear Canyon

Big Indian mine

Big Medicine - sacred white bison

Birdseye Railroad Depot and Section House

Blackstone Apartments

Bluestone House

Bonneville Apartments

Boulder Hot Springs (aka Diamond S Ranchotel)

Boulder, Montana

Brand Theatre - never built

Brady's Cafe & Candy Kitchen

Bridge, Williams Street

Broadwater Grocery

Broadwater Hotel & Natatorium

Broadwater Skating Rink

Broadwater Streetcar Bridge Washout, 1908

Broadway

Brown, M. L. - Sporting Goods

Bryant School

The Button Shop

Buttrey's Supermarkets

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Cabin Cafe (Formerly Eddy Cafe)

Caird Engineering Works

Canyon Ferry Dam

Capital Auto Court

Capital City Bowl

Capital Hill Mall

Capital Lanes

Capital Music Hall

Capital Potato Chips

Capitol Building

Carroll College

Carroll Trail - overland route

Carroll Village

Cathedral of Saint Helena

Cemetery, Benton Avenue (link to cemetery assn.)

Cemetery, Catholic (old abandoned)

Cemetery, City (Helena's first)

Cemetery, Forestvale

Central Garage

Central Park

Central School

Cheerio Lounge in the Placer Hotel

Chinese Masonic Temple

Circus, Ringling Bros.1902

City/County Building - 1904 Federal Bldg.


Old City Hall - 1885 to 1935

Civic Center Building

Coal, Mutual

Colonial Supper Club

Columbia Paint Co.

Confederate Memorial Fountain in Hill Park

Consistory Shrine

Consumer's Oil Company

Cooper, Gary

The Corner

Cosmopolitan Hotel

Courthouse

Cox Lake

C. R. Anderson School

Cramer's Trading Post

Curtin, Arthur P. - Department Store

Cutler Street, 108 East - Henry Maxwell

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Dams

Dawn Hotel

Deaconess School

Denver Block

Depot District Boarding Houses

DeWalt, Clarence

Dewey, Thomas E. - in Helena 1948

Diamond R Freighting Company

Diamond S Ranchotel - Boulder, MT

Dickert Dairy

The Diner

Dixon, Cromwell

Dorothy's Rooms - Bordello

Drennon, Paul "Red" - Cycle Shop

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Earhart, Amelia
- Helena visit 1933

Earthquake Photo Gallery

East Helena, Montana

Eastern Star Golden Jubilee, Townsend MT 1938

Eaton-Turner Jewelry

Eddy's Drive-Inn

Ehlers Corner

Electric Block

Elkhorn, Montana

Emanu-El, Temple -- Synagogue

Emerson School (later May Butler School)

Empson Buildings

Eybel's Cafe

Eybel Hotel

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Fairgrounds

Family Host Drive-in, aka Scotty's, aka Morey's

Family Theatre - "Daddy" Reeves

1904 Federal Building

Fire -1928

Fire Tower

Fligelman's Department Store (Later J. M. McDonald Co.)

Flood of 1878

Flower, Official City 1919-1926 "Golden Glow"

Forestvale Cemetery

Fort William Henry Harrison

Fountain - Daughters of the Confederacy

Fountain - Prospectors

426 Clarke St. Apartments

43 Spencer St.

4-B's Restaurant & Cafeteria

Free Enterprise Radon Health Mine - Boulder, MT

Frenchy's of Wolf Creek

Frontier Town

Funeral Home - Retz/Opp & Conrad

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Gabel's Machine Works

Gamer's Drive-Inn

Gates of the Mountains

Gertie's Drive-Inn (formerly Martello's)

Globe Clothing Co.

Gold Dredging in the Helena Valley

Gold Mines - Old Interior Views

Golden Glow - Official City Flower 1919-1926

Golf Courses, early

Good Shepherd, House of The

Goodell Gardens

Goodie Shop

Goodkind Building

Governors' Mansions

Grand Central Hotel - Later the Harvey Hotel

Grand Pacific Bar

Grandon Hotel

Great Northern Depot

Great Northern Town Center

Green Meadow Ranch

Grohbrugge, Helen - Lake Helena Suicide

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Hanging Tree
- also the so-called Hanging Tree located in Clancy, MT

Harvey Hotel

Hauser Cabin and Camp

Hauser Dam

Helena Apartments on Grand Street

Helena City Council Minutes - Montana Memory Project

Helena Gun Club

Helena High School 1893-1935

Helena High School 1935-1955

Helena High School On Wheels 1935-38

Helena High School 1955-present

Helena Independent Newspaper

Helena Sand & Gravel

Helena Valley

Hill Park & Women's Park

Hi-Way Market

Holiday Motel

Holter Dam

Home of Peace Jewish Cemetery

Homer Block

Hospitals

Hotels & Motels

Hotel Helena

House of the Good Shepherd

Howard's Pizza

Hustad Shopping Center

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Imperial 400 Motel

Imperial Lanes Coffee Shop

Interstate Highway Construction

Iron Front Building Shops, 1970s

Isham's Valley Service

 

J

Jackson St. at Breckenridge St., ca. 1895

Jacoby's Store for Men

J. C. Penney Co.

Jefferson City Dredge

Jefferson City View, ca 1895

Jefferson School

J. M. McDonald Co. - Department Store

Johnson, Al - Radio Personality

Johnson, Louis - Building Contactor

Jorud, Leslie H. - Noted 20th Century Photographper

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KCAP
Radio

Keelboat Mandan - "Big Sky" movie prop

Kelly's Barber Shop (Antlers Theater Building)

Kessler Brewing Co.

Kessler (aka Kenwood) School

Kinney, Jack and Dorris - Commercial Artists

Kleinschmidt Block

Knapp Service Station

Kozy Motel

KXLJ / KBLL Radio and TV

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Lake Helena Bridge

Lamb Ranch

Lamplighter Motel

Langley, Red - Husky station

Last Chance Drive Inn

Last Chance Gulch / Main Street - Views

Lee Building

LeGrande Cannon Boulevard

Lewis & Clark County Courthouse

Libraries

Lindbergh, Charles A. - Helena visit 1927

Lindy's Parchen Drug

Liquor Control Board Warehouse

Lockey & Leiser Building

Log Cabin Grocery

Lundy's Supermarket

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MacDonald Pass

McGaffick's Service Stations

Main Motel

Main News & Confectionery

Maps

Marlow Theatre

Maroney, Terah "T. T." - Pioneer Aviator

Marshall, Walter and Doris

Marshall Wells Store - Hustad Center

Masonic Home of Montana

Masonic Temple, Chinese

Maxwell, Henry - 108 E. Cutler St.

May Butler School

Melhorn, Zebulon P. - Restaurateur

Merchants Delivery

Millegan Ranch

Miller Greenhouses

Mills Hall

Minute Kitchen

Mischel's Cafe

Montana Club

Montana Historical Society

Montana Packing & Provision Co.

Montana Trail - Overland route from Corinne, Utah

Morey's Drive-In aka Scottty's, aka Family Host

Mount Helena

Movie Theaters

Mr. Lucky's

Mutual Coal Co.

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Nabisco Factory
- Boulder Avenue

Nash Hotel

Navy Recruiting Tool, Torpedo Boat 'Wasatch'

New Cash Market

"Newsies" - Newpaper Boys

Northern Pacific (Union) Depot

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Old Brewery Theatre

Opp & Conrad Funeral Home

Oro Fino Terrace

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Parchen Drug

Park Avenue Apartments

Parrot Confectionery

Payne's Hotel & Corral

Penney, J. C. Co.

Peter Pan Restaurant

Pete's Corner

Phoenix Building

Pine Hills Golf Course

Pioneer Cabin

Placer Hotel

Placer Motors

Pot o' Gold Noodles

Power Block

Power, Thomas C.

Prickly Pear (Wolf Creek) Canyon

Pride, Charley

Prospector Fountain

Prostitution

Q

Queen City Meat Market

Quigley, John - Builder of Frontier Town

R


Radio Service Engineers

Radon Health Mine, Boulder, Montana

Railroads in Helena

RB Drive-In

R. C. Wallace Grocary Co.

Red Light District

Reeder's Alley

Reeves, A. I. "Daddy"

Restaurants & Bars

Retz Funeral Home

Ringling Bros. Circus, 1902

Rio Theatre Later the Vigilante

River Inn, Townsend, Montana

Rocky Mountain Telephone Co.

Rogal Furriers

Roosevelt, Eleanor - Stopover in Helena 1938

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Safeway on Front St.

Safeway on Montana Ave.

Saint Helena School

Saint John's Hospital

Saint Joseph's Orphans Home

Saint Paul's Methodist Church

Saint Peter's Hospital (old)

Saint Vincent's Academy

Schools

Scott's Toys

Scotty's Drive-in aka Morey's, aka Family Host

Seymer Park Neighborhood Panorama, 1965

Shodiar Hospital & Montana Children's Home

Silver Spur Bar

Sixth and Main

Skating Rink at Broadwater

Sky-Hi Drive-In Theatre

Spencer St., #43

State Nursery & Seed Co.

Steamboat Block

Steamboats on the Missouri River

Stewart Homes

Streetcar Bridge Washout 1908

Sunnyside Hot Springs

Sunny-View Guest Home

Sunset Drive-In Theatre

Synness Homestead

 

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Taco John's - Mexican Fast Food

Telephone History

Temple Emanu-El -- Synagogue

Ten Mile Creek

Texaco - Main at Neill

Theatres

Torpedo Boat 'Wasatch' - Navy Recruiting Tool

Toston Dam

Tour Train

Tower Motel

Tower Shopping Center

Townsend, Montana

Town Talk Cafe, Townsend, Montana

Tracy's Lounge

Treasure State Court - Later Bell Motel

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Union Bank & Trust Co
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1904 Union Railway Depot

Unionville

Urban Renwal Demolition

Urban Renewal - Walking Mall 1970s

V


Valley Speedway

Valley View Motel

Vigilante Parade

Vigilante Theatre Formerly the Rio

Vigilantes

Vroman's Drive-In

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Walker's Auto Parts

Walker's Garage

Walking Mall, 1970s

Walllace, R. C. Grocery

Walt & Millie's Diner

'Wasatch' Model Torpedo Boat

Weather Ball (Union Bank)

Weiss Cafe

Western Foundry

Western Life Insurance Co.

White Dove Lunch

Wickes, Montana

Williams Street Bridge

Wishbone Cafe

Wolf Creek (Prickly Pear) Canyon

Women's Park & Hill Park

Wong, House of - Chinese Restaurant

Woolworth, F. W. Co

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Y


1914 Y. M. C. A.

1918 Y. W. C. A.

 

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Zagay Furriers (later Rogal Furriers)