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Humanities Grant — a special thank you.

LOCAL MUSEUM RECEIVES FEDERAL HUMANITIES GRANT Ninepipes Museum of Early Montana receives grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for a preservation assessment. Charlo, MT – The Ninepipes Museum of Early Montana was recently awarded a “Preservation Assistance for Small Institutions” grant in the amount of $5,775 from the National Endowment for the Humanities

Montana Storms!

I LEARNED THE MEANING OF A REAL STORM In the 1960’s I was working as an ironworker for American Bridge Co. building the Minute Man Missiles sites in northern Montana.  American Bridge Co. is probably the biggest steel erection co in America.  My first contact with them was in 1956 on the huge Mackinac Bridge