Kootenia [sic] N.F., Mont. forest fire at Thonpson [sic] Falls, Clarkfork [sic] Riv.
Swan, Kenneth D. (Kenneth Dupee), 1887-1970.
Men stand and hold probably shovels in a smoke-filled forest in Kootenai National Forest near Thompson Falls and Clark Fork River in Sanders County, Montana. Smoke is in the air above fir trees, fallen trees, tree stumps, and grass in a clearing.
"Good picture" and date typed and labeled on mat board.; Negative number: "21094" inked on verso and typed and labeled on mat board.; Number: "210934" inked on original negative and reproduced in photographic print.; Second title inked on verso reads: "Kootenia [sic] N.F.- Mont. Backfiring on Yaak, blowdown fire."; Stamped on mat board and on verso: "U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Forestry."; Title typed and labeled on mat board.; R7110019905
1 photographic print on mat board ; 24 x 29 cm. (9 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)
Kootenai National Forest (Mont. and Idaho)--1920-1930.; Sanders County (Mont.)--1920-1930.; Fire fighting--Montana--Sanders County--1920-1930.; Forest fires--Montana--Sanders County--1920-1930.; Forest reserves--Montana--Sanders County--1920-1930.; Men--Montana--Sanders County--1920-1930.; Smoke--Montana--Sanders County--1920-1930.
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