Near Hamilton in Ravalli County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Erected by Montana Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Montana National Register Historical Markers
Location. 46° 16.059′ N, 114° 8.565′ W. Marker is near Hamilton, Montana, in Ravalli County. Marker can be reached from Eastside Highway (State Highway 269) near Stock Farm Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 251 Eastside Highway, Hamilton MT 59840, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First National Bank (approx. 1.6 miles away); Hamilton Commercial Historic District (approx. 1.6 miles away); United States Post Office (approx. 1.6 miles away); 337 West Main (approx. 1.7 miles away); Telephone Exchange (approx. 1.7 miles away); City Hall (approx. 1.7 miles away); Carnegie Library (approx. 1.7 miles away); An Ancient Cultural Landscape (approx. 13½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamilton.
Also see . . . Marcus Daly -- Wikipedia. The Anaconda began as a silver mine, but Daly's purchase was for the copper, found to be one of the largest deposits known at the time....The first couple hundred feet within the mine were rich in silver, and took a few years to exhaust. By that time, Butte's other silver mines were also playing out,.... Prices on surrounding properties dropped and Daly quietly purchased (Submitted on September 20, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 20, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 20, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.