Blog Archive – Nancy Watts

Historic Lewistown Downtown Parade - Parade on the north side of the 300 block on Main Street. The Power Mercantile building (302 W. Main) is on the far right. Some of the other buildings are still there today. Lewistown Public Library Photo #4541. For more historic photos: http://montanamemory.org/contributors/LewistownPublicLibrary
Central Montana Genealogy Workshop Oct 14 - In celebration of their 40th Anniversary, the Central Montana Genealogy Society will be holding a Local History Workshop in the Upstairs Meeting Room of the Library on Saturday, October 14 from 1-4 pm. Talk with genealogists, historians and our local history librarian about how to go about finding Central Montana information.  Records include death, marriage,…
Ferris Wheel on Lewistown Main Street - View of a Ferris wheel on Main Street, 400 block south side. The building on the left foreground was the Mint Bar on the corner of 4th Avenue South and Main Street (401 W. Main) with the tiny office of Dr. E.A. Long, Dentist next to it. The Mint Bar was replaced by the Gem…
Circus Parade - Lewistown circus parade on Main Street from 1st Avenue South.
Lewistown, Montana - Corner of Main Street and 4th Ave North
Elks Convention 1915 - Lewistown, Montana. View of the south side of the 400 block on Main Street. Elks Convention 1915. Lewistown Public Library photo #7191. For more historical photos go to: http://montanamemory.org/contributors/LewistownPublicLibrary
Historical photo Lewistown Big Springs Water Supply - Lewistown, Montana. Photo 5317 Lewistown Public Library. For more historical photos go to: http://montanamemory.org/contributors/LewistownPublicLibrary
Lewistown Historic Fire Department - Lewistown, Montana. Fire department in front of the old City Hall. Photo #487 Lewistown Public Library. For more historical photos go to: http://montanamemory.org/contributors/LewistownPublicLibrary
Judith Mountains Camp Kiwanis - Judith Mountains, near Lewistown, Montana. Photo #7924 Lewistown Public Library. For more historical photos go to: http://montanamemory.org/contributors/LewistownPublicLibrary
Lewistown Main Street Parade - Lewistown, Montana. Parade on Main Street at the corner of 5th Avenue South. The Lewistown Furniture co was replaced by the Bank-Electric Building in 1913. Photo 3084, Lewistown Public Library. For more historical photos go to: http://montanamemory.org/contributors/LewistownPublicLibrary Photo courtesy of Lewistown Public Library
Old Fergus High School - Lewistown, Montana. View from 5th Avenue looking up Water Street with the old Fergus County High School in the background. Photo#5359, Lewistown Public LIbrary. The Lewistown Public Library has put more historical photographs, historical books and documents on the Montana Memory Project at http://montanamemory.org/contributors/LewistownPublicLibrary.  
Historical image - Lewistown, Montana. Main Street buildings in the background are on the north side of the 300 block. Lewistown Public Library photo #357. The Lewistown Public Library has put more historical photographs, historical books and documents on the Montana Memory Project at http://montanamemory.org/contributors/LewistownPublicLibrary: Provided by Preservation Officer & Local History Librarian Nancy Watts
Historical image – South side of the 400 block - Lewistown, Montana. South side of the 400 block. Lewistown Public Library photo 535. For more historical photos go to http://montanamemory.org/contributors/LewistownPublicLibrary. Provided by Historian Nancy Watts
Historical image of 100 block of Main Street, Lewistown. Provided by historian Nancy Watts - Lewistown, Montana. View of Main Street on the south side of the 100 block. All of the buildings are still existing today. From left to right the buildings are: Green Block (111 W. Main built 1909); Hopkins Block (113-115 W. Main built 1909); Hopkins Bros Grocery (117 W. Main built in 1900); Building owned by…
A Wealth of History to be Found at the Library - The Lewistown Public Library provides many historical resources for your use.