are some sample intuitive projects including a selection of Montana pioneer
horse brands (in progress) and selections of Montana pioneer cattle brands.
Each project has 2 images: a page size
image below and a high-resolution detail image link:
SOURCE LIST FOR BRANDS.
Montana Livestock Growers’ Association Brand
Books, 1886, 1890, 1894.
Montana Department of Livestock Brand Books: 1889, 1891, 1896, 1897, 1898.
Van Dersal & Connors’ Stockgrowers Directory of Marks and Brands
For the State of Montana, 1872-1900, reprinted by the Review Publishing
Co., Glendive, Montana, 1976.
Benton Record, Fort Benton, Montana, 1878-1883.
Fort Benton River Press, Fort Benton Montana, 1881-1892.
Yellowstone Journal, Miles City, Montana, 1883-1890.
The Silver State, Winnemucca, Nev., 1886.
The Central Nevadan, Battle Mountain, Nev., 1892.
The Elko Weekly Independent, Elko, Nev., 1887-1894.
Weekly Gazette and Stockman, Reno, Nev., 1888-1890,
From Newspaper Archives website, www.newspaperarchive.com.
Central Wyoming News, Douglas Wyo., 1898,
From Newspaper Archive website, www.newspaperarchive.com.
The Lusk Herald, Lusk, Wyo., Feb. 12, 1891, from Newspaper Archives website
[Utah] Recorded Marks and Brands Salt Lake City, Utah, 1890-1891; 1893.
(from Utah Historical Society Archives internet site.)
Personal observations at old Alpine Ranch, Nev., 2004.