RESOURCES 
FOR
POWELL COUNTY, MT

 

William K. Kohrs Memorial Library
501 Missouri Avenue
Deer Lodge, Montana 59722

Library Hours: TWT-2-8, F-10-5, S-1-5,
Closed Sun & Mon

Fax and Phone: 406-846-2622
e-mail: kohrs@imine.net

 


GENEALOGICAL RESOURCES AVAILABLE FOR RESEARCH



IN-LIBRARY USE ONLY:

Leeson, History of Montana (1885)

Miller, History of Montana (1894)
 

Progressive Men of Montana
 

Sanders, History of Montana (1913)
 

Stout, Montana, Its Story and Biography
 

Society of Montana Pioneers
 

Look Out West! "Here Comes Robert Dempsey" 1848-1908 Hope Mommer
 

Conrad Kohrs; An Autobiography
 

Historic Resource Study....Kohrs & Bielenberg Home Ranch, Grant Kohrs
 

Ranch Nat'l. Historic Site, John Albright
 

Forty Years On The Frontier/Granville Stuart
 

History of Garrison/Alfred E. Gerdts
 

Gold Creek Bonanza/Bert Hanson
 

Profile of Early Ovando, 1878-1900 / Hazel Jacobsen
 

Pioneers of the Blackfoot Valley / Ovando School, 1952
 

Deer Lodge...In the Beginning / W. T. Beaumont
 

Historical Sketch of Deer Lodge City, Montana - Commemorating
 

100 Years of Progress
 

The History of the Deer Lodge Valley to 1870 / Va. Speck
 

Our Neighborhood: Newsy & Nosey / Avon Get Together Club 1949
 

Our Neighborhood (Avon) / Avon Get Together Club 1977
 

Collection of Powell County High School Year Books
 

Very Close To Trouble: The Memoirs of Johnny Grant / Ed. by Lyndel Meikle
 

"Deer Lodge On Parade" / Video (made from 1939 promotional film reel)
 

Miscellaneous vertical files
 

Contributions to the Historical Society of Montana - Vols. 1-10
 

Montana, The Land and the People / Robert George Raymer, 1930
 

A History of Montana / Merrill G. Burlingame & K. Ross Toole, 1957
 

History of Montana / M. A. Leeson, 1739-1885
 

The Saga of the Morrisites / C. LeRoy Anderson

NEWSPAPERS:

Montana Post - published Virginia City, Montana Territory - 1864-1869, Microfilm
 

New Northwest - published in Deer Lodge, MT - Hard copy 1869-1885, Microfilm 1869-1896 (covered all of western Montana)
 

Silver State/Silver State Post -published Deer Lodge, MT - Hard copy 1890-present.
 

Powell County Post -1917-1918, 1920-1923 Hard Copy
 

Powell County Call - 1905-1907 - Microfilm and Hard copy
 

Powell County Record (Elliston), (1902-1905) microfilm
 

CIRCULATING...

Where It All Began - Powell County history.
 

Our Neighborhood - history of Avon & Blackfoot City
 


Powell County Genealogical Society
912 Missouri Avenue
Deer Lodge, MT 59722

Genealogical resources available - will do lookups:

1870 Census Index for Montana Territory

1880 Census Index for Montana Territory

1910 Census Index for Powell County, Montana

Marriage Records - Deer Lodge County 1865-1880

Marriages-Powell County 1901-1990

BDM-Extracts from New Northwest 1869-1890

1890 Voter Register

Where It All Began - Powell County history.

1917-World War I Registration for Draft-810 Powell County men.


Contact person:

Megan Thompson
meganthompson@q.com

 

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