Hamilton in Ravalli County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
United States Post Oﬃce
Erected by Montana Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Montana National Register Historical Markers marker series.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 340 West Main Street, Hamilton MT 59840, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hamilton Commercial Historic District (here, next to this marker); 337 West Main (a few steps from this marker); Telephone Exchange (within shouting distance of this marker); Carnegie Library (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); City Hall (about 400 feet away); First National Bank (about 700 feet away); Daly Mansion (approx. 1.6 miles away).
Also see . . . Flathead War Party - Smithsonian, National Postal Museum. Henry Melroy, born in Townsend, Montana in 1902, left his home state to attend the Chicago Art Institute in 1923, never realizing one of his most memorable works, Flathead War Party, would take him back home twenty years later.... Meloy defined the location by creating a background of the Bitterroot Mountains and Mt. Como. The Bitterroot Salish acquired horses in the 1700s... The introduction of horses into the Southwest by the Spanish in Mexico, which were traded northward after the 1600s, then and thereafter (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 36 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 20, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.