“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Hamilton, Montana

Clickable Map of Ravalli County, Montana and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Ravalli County, MT (35) Beaverhead County, MT (52) Deer Lodge County, MT (53) Granite County, MT (34) Missoula County, MT (134) Idaho County, ID (87) Lemhi County, ID (74)  RavalliCounty(35) Ravalli County (35)  BeaverheadCounty(52) Beaverhead County (52)  DeerLodgeCounty(53) Deer Lodge County (53)  GraniteCounty(34) Granite County (34)  MissoulaCounty(134) Missoula County (134)  IdahoCountyIdaho(87) Idaho County (87)  LemhiCounty(74) Lemhi County (74)
Hamilton is the county seat for Ravalli County
Hamilton is in Ravalli County
      Ravalli County (35)  
      Beaverhead County (52)  
      Deer Lodge County (53)  
      Granite County (34)  
      Missoula County (134)  
      Idaho County, Idaho (87)  
      Lemhi County, Idaho (74)  
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1Montana (Ravalli County), Hamilton — 337 West Main
With material and manpower redirected to winning the fight against fascism, commercial and domestic construction practically ceased during World War II. After the war, pent up demand led to a mini construction boom. With very few lots left on the . . . Map (db m123588) HM
2Montana (Ravalli County), Hamilton — Carnegie Library
Hamilton’s Ministerial Association opened the first free library in Ravalli County in April 1903 in a room donated by the Ravalli County Bank. Three months later, Hamilton voters levied a one mill tax to support the library, and the enterprise . . . Map (db m123589) HM
3Montana (Ravalli County), Hamilton — City Hall
Town halls originated in twelfth-century Italy, where bells were rung to call public assemblies. Missoula architect A. J. Gibson’s city hall design references this history. Allusions to Italy include such Italian Renaissance features as a . . . Map (db m123555) HM
4Montana (Ravalli County), Hamilton — Daly Mansion
Riverside served as the summer residence of Margaret Daly, widow of copper magnate Marcus Daly, from its completion in 1910 until her death here in 1941. Daly himself had begun buying Bitterroot Valley land in 1887, eventually owning 28,000 acres. . . . Map (db m123551) HM
5Montana (Ravalli County), Hamilton — First National Bank
“No year has favored the business section like 1910. And best of all, the buildings are of a better class than last year,” enthused the Ravalli Republic. Part of this boom, the First National Bank building replaced two wooden . . . Map (db m123590) HM
6Montana (Ravalli County), Hamilton — Hamilton Commercial Historic District
Hamilton was born of the Anaconda Company’s voracious appetite for lumber, nurtured on the Bitterroot apple boom, and sustained by medical research. Copper King Marcus Daly—whose Big Mill cut millions of board feet annually to feed his mines . . . Map (db m123553) HM
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7Montana (Ravalli County), Hamilton — Telephone Exchange
State officials turned out on January 21, 1937, for the grand opening of Hamilton’s new telephone system. The event marked the modernization of telecommunications in the Bitterroot Valley. Ivan C. Gustafson owned this property and built the . . . Map (db m123554) HM
8Montana (Ravalli County), Hamilton — United States Post Office
When construction began on Hamilton’s post office in August 1940, the worst of the Depression was over. Nevertheless, the building is a legacy of the New Deal, when the number of federal construction projects soared to put people to work. Montana . . . Map (db m123552) HM
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Dec. 4, 2022