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1844
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MONTANA - Beaverhead County

Bannack Historic District (added 1966 - - #66000426)
22 mi. from Dillon off MT 278 , Dillon
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Extractive Facility, Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Museum

Barrett Hospital (added 1985 - - #85000109)
Also known as Old Barrett Hospital
Chapman and S. Atlantic Sts. , Dillon
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hamill & Swanstrum, Willson,Fred
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Barrett, Martin, House (added 1987 - - #86003675)
733 S. Pacific , Dillon
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Prairie School, Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Barrett,Martin,et al.
Significant Year: 1912
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Big Hole National Battlefield (added 1966 - - #66000427)
12 mi. W of Wisdom , Wisdom
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Native American, Military
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: College, Monument/Marker

Birch Creek CCC Camp (added 1982 - - #82000591)
N of Dillon on US FS Rd. 98 , Dillon
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Department of the Army
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Conservation, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Other
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Education, Vacant/Not In Use

Browne's Bridge (added 2010 - - #09001179)
Browne's Bridge Fishing Access Site , Glen
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Peppard, O.E.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Canyon Creek Charcoal Kilns (added 2005 - - #05000511)
Also known as 24BE804
Approx. 5 mi. NW of Glendale on Forest Rd. 187 , Glendale
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Streb, John, McLain, G.M.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Social History, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Processing Site, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Clark's Lookout, August 13, 1805 (added 1994 - - #94000136)
Also known as 24BE
W side US 91, 500 ft. N of Beaverhead R. , Dillon
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Clark, William
Significant Year: 1805
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Natural Feature
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature

Dillon City Library (added 1978 - - #78001679)
121 S. Idaho St. , Dillon
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Haire,C.S.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Elkhorn-Coolidge Historic District (added 2008 - - #08000884)
Also known as Town of Coolidge, 24BE997
Forest Service Rd. #2465, approximately four miles SE. of jct. with MT 43 , Wise River
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: William R. Allen
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Domestic, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Extractive Facility, Processing, Rail-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hecla House (added 2005 - - #05000885)
Approx. 11 mi. W of Glendale on Trapper Creek Rd. #188 , Melrose
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hotel Metlen (added 1983 - - #83003978)
5 S. Railroad Ave. , Dillon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Lamarche Game Trap (added 1976 - - #76001117)
Address Restricted , Dillon
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Tukudika Shoshone
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Unoccupied Land

Montana State Normal School (added 1980 - - #80002398)
Also known as Western Montana College Old Main
710 S. Atlantic St. , Dillon
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Link & Haire, Paulsen,John C.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Oregon Short Line Passenger Depot (added 1990 - - #90000628)
S. Montana St. , Dillon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Sheep Creek Wickiup Cave (added 1981 - - #81000338)
Address Restricted , Lima
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Tukudika Shoshone
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

US Post Office--Dillon Main (added 1986 - - #86000683)
Also known as Dillon Post Office;Dillon Main Post Office
117 S. Idaho St. , Dillon
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Leck,James, Simon,Louis A.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Post Office

Van Camp--Tash Ranch (added 2008 - - #08000312)
Also known as Amede Bessette & Xavier Renois Ranch;Isaac Van Camp Ranch
1200 MT 278 , Dillon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Renois, Xavier
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Storage




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