Billings in Yellowstone County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
I.D. O'Donnell Home
Erected by Montana Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Architecture • Charity & Public Work • Notable Buildings.
Location. 45° 46.809′ N, 108° 31.095′ W. Marker is in Billings, Montana, in Yellowstone County. Marker is at the intersection of Clark Avenue and 1st Street West, on the right when traveling west on Clark Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 Clark Avenue, Billings MT 59101, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Moss Mansion (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); West Side School (approx. 0.4 miles away); 901 North 32 Street (approx. half a mile away); The Dude Rancher Lodge (approx. half a mile away); Pouder Furniture Building (approx. half a mile away); Austin North HouseGarfield School (approx. half a mile away); Babcock Theater (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Billings.
Also see . . . O'Donnell, I. D. (Ignatius Daniel), 1860-1948 -- SNAC Cooperative. He popularized the raising of such crops as alfalfa and sugar beets and helped establish modern methods of irrigation and reclamation on a national scale. He won national acclaim in 1919 when the Country Gentlemen named him "Best Farmer in Montana"... (Submitted on February 11, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 11, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 11, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 11, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.