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MS 592 - Roger Schauer Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS 592

Scope and Contents

This collection is a photograph album with around 562 photographs. All of the photographs are from between the years 1919 and 1930. Most of them are still in the original album with the ones that have fallen out in sleeves. Also included in the collection are a set of notes describing the pictures.


  • Created: 1919-1930
  • Other: Date acquired: 10/02/2006


Conditions Governing Access

McCracken Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials. Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation or publication. Contact McCracken Research Library for more information.

Biographical or Historical Information

The historical significance of this photograph album is to gain a visual perspective of what life was like in a small town in Montana during the years of 1919 to 1930. This photograph album is helpful to anyone who is studying early 20th century Montana, or  ranching life. The fashion, automobiles, and the layout of the towns photographed are also interesting for studying the 20th century.

Note written by Annie Stratton


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Language of Materials



The collection includes a photograph album of early twentieth century life in Montana. The years in the album range from 1919 to 1930 and the subjects of the photograph appear to all be apart of the same family. The pictures are of the town in Montana that they lived in, significant moments in their lives, and trips to Yellowstone and dude ranches in Wyoming.

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged in the original order that it was received in.

Source of Acquisition

Patti Waddell

Method of Acquisition

This collection was a gift from Patti Waddell.

Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the McCracken Research Library Repository

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