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Copyright 1975 O'Fallon Historical Society, Baker, Montana. ALL RIGHTS RESEVED

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Topic

Book page

 

In the Beginning (Far, Far Back), by Lorene Kirschten

1

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Signs of the Plains, Lorene Kirschten

4

Colored Picture of the Medicine Rocks, Glen Moore

Fac- page 8

Medicine Rocks State Park, Yvonne Mrnak Gebhardt

8

Livestock Industry, Clarence Myhre

10

Early Day Brands

15

The Fort Abraham Lincoln and the Fort Keogh Trail, by Gulnare Lutts

21

Dead Man's Butte

23

Colored Picture, Sunset Over Cabin Creek, by Jerry Ashley

Fac- page 22

Homesteaders, Prouty, Greiner History, Dessa Shepherd

29

X

Sod Houses, Audrey Shields Herigstad

36

The Germans from Russia, Our Ancestors, Elsie Schuetzle Heuther

39

Social Activities of Early Times, Lorene Kirschten

42

Dry Land Era Tragedy, Lorene Kirschten

48

Early Day Post Offices, Larry Busch, Sr

51

Schools, Betty Stanhope

55

X

History of Baker, Montana

89

X

Early Day Industries In and Around Baker, Gulnare Lutts

99

Birth of Fallon County, T. L. Owen

110

American Legion, T. L. Owen

116

X

Beyond the Line of Duty, W W I, from the notes of Charles Shepherd

123

Fire Department, Alice Newell

126

Fallon County Fair

127

Fallon County Library

128

Doctors and Hospitals

131

X

Status of County Extension Organization, Marion Hanson

132

The Anticline Club

134

The Baker Homemakers Club

135

The Willard Home Demonstration Club

136

History of the Baker Woman's Club, Evelyn B. Hitch

138

Sandstone Lodge #84, T L. Owen

139

Bonnievale Cemetery

141

Baker Churches

American Lutheran Church, by Alice Newell

143

Assembly of God, Mrs. Art Wang

Baker Community Church, Taken from Histories

144

First Baptist Church, Mrs. Vern Hitchcock

145

St. John's Church, Catholic

Wesleyan Methodist Church

146

Camp Crook

149

Early Day Pictures of Ismay

150

Knowlton

152

Medicine Rocks Church, Mrs. David Enos

155

History of Ollie, Gulnare Stark Lutts

157

X

Fires of Ollie, Dessa Prouty Shepherd

159

History of the Odd Fellow Lodge #126 of Ollie, Montana, Charles Shepherd

160

Early Day Plevna, from the Plevna Golden Jubilee Book, 1959

162

Plevena Churches

Baptist

166

Catholic

Congregatioal--Lutheran

166

Webster Store, Marion Hanson

168

Westmore

170

Birth of the Willard Community, Marion Fost Hanson

172

Flashbacks

177

Colored Pictures of Native Plants, Carol Rose Karch

Fac-page 178

Family Histories, in Alphabetical Order

O'Fallon Flashbacks Picture Album

179

X

ABRAMS-AGLER-ALLEN-AMES-ANDERSON-ARNKEN-ASH-ASHLEY

179-192

ASHLEY-ATKINSON-BAGLEY-BAKKEN-BARKLEY-BARIINGTON-BECKER-BECKMAN-BELLIS-BERGSTROM

193-204

X

BERGSTROM-BERNTSON-BETHEL-BICKLE-BIFFLE-BLANCHARD-BLASER-BOHHLE-BRADBERRY-BRAUN-BRIGGS

205-216

X

BROTT-BROWNSON

217-224

X

BROWNSON-BRUCE-BRUGGEMAN-BRUHA-BURNS-BUSCH-CALLEN-CAMERON-CAREY-CARLSON-CARTER-CARTWRIGHT-CASTLEBERRY-CATE

225-236

X

CATE-CATRON-CELANDER-CHAPIN-CHESSMORE-CHILTON-CLELLEN-CLOCKSENE

237-246

X

CLOCKSENE-COLDWELL-COLLIE-CONSER-COOPER-CORBITT-COREY

247-256

X

COREY-COUSER-COX-CRETSINGER-CROW-DeGRAND-DISTERHEFT-DOUGHERTY-DuCHANE-DUFFIELD

257-267

X

DUFFIELD-DUPPLER-EICHENBERGER-EILEK-ENGBERG-ENOS-EVERS-FERGUSON-FERRIE-FERRIS-FITZSIMMONS-FOLLMER-FOST

267-276

X

FOST-FRIED-FULTON-GABE-GAER-GATZKE-GREGERSON-GREENLEE-GRIFFITH-GUNDERSON

277-288

X

GUNDERSON-GUSTAFSON-GUTH-GULLIDGE-HACKETT-HALL-HAMBY-HAMILTON

289-299

X

HAMILTON-HANRATT-HANSEN-HANSON-HARRIS-HASTY

300-310

X

HASTY-HEDGES-HEISER-HEFTIE-HELDT-HEMPEL-HEPPERLE-HERBST-HERIGSTAD-HILLS-HISCOCK-HITCH-HOGARTY-HOGEBOOM

311-320

X

HOGEBOOM-HOKE-HOLBROOK-HOOKER-HOUSEHOLDER-HUBER-IDEKER-IRVINE

321-331

X

JACOBSON-JAMES-JENNER-JESFIELD-JESPERSON-JENSEN-JOHNSON-JONES-JORDAN

332-341

X

JORDAN-JOYCE-JUVE-KARCH-KERR-KINSEY-KIRSCHTEN

342-352

X

KIRSCHTEN-KNIPFER-KOCHEL-KOENIG-KORNECHUK-KREAGER-KROKKER-KRUEG-KIEHN-LaBREE-LaCROSS-LARSON

352-367

X

LARSON-LAWLER-LEISCHNER-LENTZ-LESTER-LINDEN-LOBDELL-LOGER-LONG-LORAN-LOSING-LUDWIG-LUNDER-LUTTS-MADLER

367-384

X

MALENOUSKY-MAHNKE-MARKIN-MARKUSON-MARTIN-MARTYN-MATTIE-MAYWALD-McCLAIN-McELFRESH-McGINNIS-McKENZIE-McLEOD-MELLOR-MENGEL-METHENY

385-394

X

METHENY-MILLER-MINARD-MORRIS-MOSHIER-MORTON-MORROW-MOSCRIP

395-403

X

MOSCRIP-MOSELY-MOST-MULKEY-MUNSELL-MURPHY-MYHRE

404-416

X

NELSON-NEWBARY-NEWELL-NOFTSKER-NOGADE-NICCUM-NORMAN

417-427

X

NORMAN-O'CONNER-O'DONNELL-OHLRICH-OLSEN-OPP

428-438

X

OPP-OVERLOCK-OWEN-PADDOCK-PEARSON-PHEBUS-PINNOW-PLEISSNER-POTTERTON-PRATT-PRICE

439-448

X

PRICE-PROCTOR-RAKES-RANDASH-RANUM-REDISKE-REDMAN

449-459

X

REDMAN-REIGER-RILEY-ROBINSON-ROGET-ROGSTAD-ROSE

460-470

X

ROSE-ROST-RUFF-RUSHTON-RUSLEY-RUSSELL-RUSTAD-RYAN-SCHELL-SCHENCK

471-480

X

SCHENCK-SCHETTLER-SCHEUFFELE-SCHOPP-SCHUETZLE-SCHULTZ-SCOLES-SEVERSON-SHEEHAN-SHEPHERD

481-491

X

SHEPHERD-SHERVE-SHREVE-SEILER-SINCLAIR-SIPMA-SLIPER-SMITH-SPARKS-SMOLA-SPEELMON-STANHOPE-STEELMAN

492-504

X

STEELMAN-STEEN-STEFFES-STIEG-STENERESON-STEVENS-STOCK-STOCKFISCH-STRAUB

505-514

X

STRAUB-SUTTON-SWANSON-TENNANT-TRAWEEK-TRONSTAD-TUNBY-VENELL-VISBORG-VINCELETTE-WAGNER-WANG-WASH-WEINSCHROTT

515-527

X

WEINSCHROTT-WELLENSTEIN-WENZ-WEST-WESTROPE-WHEELER-WILEY-WILD-WILLIAMS-WILSON-WISEMAN-WOLENETZ-WOOD-YOKLEY-YOUNG-ZEILSTRA

528-549

X

Map of Territory Covered in O'Fallon Flashbacks, in Back of Book

by Jessie Hodges Price

543

 

A LITTLE SOMETHING EXTRA (Baker Diamond Jubilee)