While I was in Helena I took a boat tour on the Missouri river past an area called Gates of the Rockie Mountains.
Lewis & Clark gave it this name because as you travel down the river the gates seem to open. 73 more words
[Montana Standard (Butte, MT), 23 June 1931]
DEER LODGE, June 22.–(Special)–Mrs. M. Geary of this city received word Sunday of the death in Ireland of her sister-in-law, Miss Mary Geary, who died there May 25. 93 more words
Located in Deer Lodge Montana, this EMD E9 was a locomotive that pulled passenger trains for the once-mighty Milwaukee Road.
Bankrupt in 1985 and ultimately absorbed into the Canadian Pacific Railway, the Milwaukee left behind the legacy of a scrappy continental railroad that chose to do things their own way – along with miles of artifacts across the Western landscape. 678 more words