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Photograph

Stagecoach

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A stagecoach in front of the Wells Fargo Mail and Express Company. In 1858, Wells Fargo helped start the Overland Mail Company, also known as the “Butterf...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1889 ca.

Description: Virginia City was the first capitol of Montana. A group of men stand near a building reading "L.H. Hershe(obscured) & Co.," which appears to be a bank and...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Men standing in front of the Henry Elling California general store, one of the first in Montana, with goods presented around the entry way.

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