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Title: Roberts Family

Dates: ca. 1900-1940

Collection Number: 00003

Quantity: 524 items

Abstract: This collection contains images of the Badlands of North Dakota and eastern Montana.  Scenes of livestock and ranch work from the Frank Roberts and the H. T. Ranches make up a large portion of the collection.  Also included are photos of Elizabeth Roberts and her two children, often with farm animals.  Pictures of family friends and homesteads around the Amidon (N.D.) and Medora (N.D.) areas are also present.

Provenance:
The collection was donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota by Elizabeth Roberts on January 1, 1961. The collection originally resided with MSS 10183 and the photographs were transferred to the Photo Archives. In October 2015, the 00302 Margaret Roberts Collection was combined with the 00003 Elizabeth Ellen Roberts Collection. The 00302 Margaret Roberts Collection contained the originals of the copies found in the 00003 Elizabeth Ellen Roberts Collection in scrapbooks. Additional photographs were added to the collection in spring 2017.

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Related Collections:
MSS 10183 Elizabeth Roberts

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH

Elizabeth Ellen Roberts was born to John Lloyd Roberts and Margaret Barr Roberts on March 7, 1872 in Waterloo, IA. She had four sisters: Mary Jane, Katherine, Anne and Nell. On January 21, 1890 she married T. Frank Roberts at Medora (N.D.). They had three children: one daughter, born ca. 1891 (who died at age 6), Harry (1892) and Ellen (Mrs. Ted Pope) (1895). During her lifetime, Elizabeth worked as a Deputy Game Warden and Rancher. She lived in Waterloo (IA) (to 1875); Minneapolis (MN) (1875-1877); Bismarck (DT) (1877, 1879-1882);  Fort Meade, Black Hills (DT) (1877-1879); Custer Trail Ranch, Billings County (1882-1884); Sloping Bottom Ranch near Medora (N.D.) (1884-1890); Slope County ranch (1892); Shackford, A. C. Huidekoper Ranch on Deep Creek (1892-1898); Gladstone (N.D.) (1897-1898); Marmarth (N.D.).  Elizabeth Ellen Roberts passed away January 9, 1968, at the Johnstone Memorial Nursing Home in Beach (N.D.).

Source:
Research conducted by Barbara Handy-Marchello on March 3, 2008
Billings County Pioneer (Medora), January 18, 1968

BOX INVENTORY

Box 1: Scrapbook 1
Box 2: Scrapbook 2
Box 3: Scrapbooks 3 and 4
Box 4: Prints 00001-00050
Box 5: Prints 00051-00100
Box 6: Prints 00101-00150
Box 7: Prints 00151-00208
Box 8: Negatives 00001-00133
Box 9: Negatives 00137-00523
Box 10: Tintype (00524)

PHOTOGRAPHS INVENTORY

Item number/Description

00001  Large gathering , ca. 1900
00002 – 00003 Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00004  Scenery, Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00005  Horse Racing, ca. 1900
00006  Working the herd at the "pool roundup" on Middle Fork (Deep Creek), ca. 1900
00007  Celebration, ca. 1900
00008  Cattle, ca. 1900
00009  Slide Butte, north east of Black Butte, ca. 1900
00010  Scenery, Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00011  Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00012  Two men and woman in pasture, ca. 1900
00013  Two men and woman by a river, ca. 1900
00014  Unidentified man riding a horse in winter, Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00015  Homestead scene, ca. 1900
00016  Homestead farmyard scene, with cattle and pigs, ca. 1900
00017  Homestead scene, ca. 1900
00018  Edge of Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00019  Mineral Springs cattle owned by Burgess and Myers, northeast of Chalk Butte, ca. 1900
00020  Farm home, ca. 1900
00021  Sheep on W. J. Atkinson's Ranch, ca. 1900
00022  Horse herd in corral, ca. 1900
00023  Log cabin and rammed earth buildings, ca. 1900
00024  Draft animal-drawn wagon, ca. 1900
00025  Plowing with four horse team, ca. 1900
00026  Farmstead after May snowstorm, Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00027  Shelter belt and horse-drawn buggy, ca. 1900
00028  Ranch scene with horses, ca. 1900
00029  "Pool roundup" on Middle Fork (Deep Creek), ca. 1900
00030  Badlands (N.D.) in fog, ca. 1900
00031  Trucks and wagons, ca. 1900
00032  Unidentified group in front of homestead and two vehicles, ca. 1900
00033  Sheep flock on Atkinson Ranch (owned by Dave Fonson), near Rhame (N.D.), ca. 1900
00034  Buffalo in stock pen, Miles City (Mont.), ca. 1900
00035  First horse auction in area, Bill McCarty on horseback, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1900
00036  Corrals at horse sale, ca. 1900
00037  Supply wagons, ca. 1900
00038  Cattle, ca. 1900
00039  Ranch scene, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca.
1900
00040  Bridge, ca. 1900
00041  Stone house on ranch before other house was built, ca. 1900
00042  Barns, ca. 1900
00043  Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00044  Roundup wagons, ca. 1900
00045  Team and wagon beside Roberts' original stone house, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00046  T. F. Roberts plowing with four horse team, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00047  Mowing grain and stacking sheaves, ca. 1900
00048  Ice going out near unidentified bridge, ca. 1900
00049  Family with horses, ca. 1900
00050  Family with horses, ca. 1900
00051  Roberts' ranch mules, ca. 1900
00052  Cattle dipping tank (sulfur), Sullivan's water holes (N.D.), ca. 1900
00053  Roberts ranch (logging camp ranch), Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00054  Threshing outfit, ca. 1900
00055  Hauling wool, ca. 1900
00056  Hauling wool to Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1900
00057  Roberts’ house and unidentified group of men, ca. 1900
00058  Ralph Warlock breaking a horse, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00059  Full-blood Percherons and Shires, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch),
Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00060  Harvested sheaves of grain in field, ca. 1900
00061  "Pool roundup" on Middle Fork (Deep Creek), ca. 1900
00062  Mineral Springs cattle owned by Burgess and Myers, northeast of Chalk Butte, ca. 1900
00063  Sheep flock, ca. 1900
00064  Homestead farm, ca. 1900
00065  View of ranch and badlands, ca. 1900
00066  Wagon-bridge across the Yellowstone River, Glendive (Mont.), ca. 1900
00067  Farm home, ca. 1900
00068  Farm buildings, Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00069  Farm and crops, ca. 1900
00070  Cattle herd near farm, ca. 1900
00071  Prairie fire, ca. 1900
00072  Horse herd, ca. 1900
00073  Celebration with marching band, ca. 1900
00074  Ranch scene, ca. 1900
00075  Barnyard, ca. 1900
00076  Clearing away a freight wreck, Medora (N.D.), ca. 1900
00077  Hauling logs with four horse cart, ca. 1900
00078  Starting for the round-up, ca. 1900
00079  Working the herd at the "pool roundup" on Middle Fork (Deep Creek), ca. 1900
00080  Post office, Badlands (N.D.) (Amidon (N.D.)?), ca. 1900
00081  Drilling a well, ca. 1900
00082  Farm scene, ca. 1900
00083  Ranch workers eating a meal, Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00084  Ralph Witlock breaking a horse, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings
County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00085  Corn field, ca. 1900
00086  Sheep and goats owned by W. J. Atkinson, ca. 1900
00087  Injured horse and wagon "sometimes happens when driving broncos," ca. 1900
00088  Roundup at Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00089  Man in field of flowers, ca. 1900
00090  Sheep pens, ca. 1900
00091  Threshing, ca. 1900
00092  Farm, ca. 1900
00093  Crowd watching people on horseback , ca. 1900
00094  Horse sale yards, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1900
00095  Two bison, ca. 1900
00096  Chasing cattle on horseback, ca. 1900
00097  Sheep flocks, Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00098  Lake, Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00099  Fort Keogh (Mont.) buildings, ca. 1901-1904, ca. 1900
00100  Cattle, ca. 1900
00101  Prairie, winter scene, ca. 1900
00102  Badlands (N.D.) and Little Missouri River bend, ca. 1900
00103  Sheep flock on Atkinson Ranch (owned by Dave Fonson), near Rhame (N.D.), ca. 1900
00104  Horse herd, ca. 1900
00105  Prairie, ca. 1900
00106  Corral, ca. 1900
00107  Farm scene, ca. 1900
00108  Prairie butte, ca. 1900
00109  Harvested grain, ca. 1900
00110  Drilling a well, ca. 1900
00111  Large group of vehicles, ca. 1900
00112  Buffalo, Ft. Keogh (MT), ca. 1900
00113  Farm yard and hay piles, ca. 1900
00114 – 00115 Bucking horses, Dickinson Horse Sales Company, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1900
00116  Gathering at unidentified graveyard, ca. 1900
00117  Herd of Angora goats owned by W. J. Atkinson, ca. 1900
00118  Farm, ca. 1900
00119  Home and family on porch, ca. 1900
00120  Farm yard, ca. 1900
00121  Cultivating corn fields, ca. 1900
00122  Horse sale, ca. 1900
00123  Corral work at Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00124 – 00125 Sheep flock, Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00126  Deep Creek calves, ca. 1900
00127  Sheep flock by pond, ca. 1900
00128  Auction, horse sale yards, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1900
00129  Horse herd, ca. 1900
00130  Hauling cedar posts from Belfield to Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch),
Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00131 – 00133 Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00134  Men in front of loaded vehicle, ca. 1900
00135  Frank Roberts on a go-devil used to break horses, after a snow storm, 9/15/1903
00136  Madge Crowley, one-time Dickinson (N.D.) teacher, (wife of Joe Gambel) and child, near Beaver Creek (N.D.), ca. 1900
00137  Interior view of sheep wagon, ca. 1908
00138  Ella Roberts, daughter of Elizabeth Roberts, wife of Ted Pope, and horse, ca. 1908
00139  Roosevelt’s cabin on original site, ca. 1908
00140  Lebanon Lutheran Church, west of Amidon (N.D.), near Cottonwood Grove Ranch, ca. 1908
00141  First State Bank of Amidon (N.D.), later became post office, burned down ca. 1959-1960, ca. 1908
00142  Interior view of sheep wagon, ca. 1908
00143  Frank Roberts with horse tied, ca. 1908
00144  Russian mixing mud to be used for plaster, ca. 1908
00145  Frank Roberts and coal bank, Black Butte (N.D.), ca. 1908
00146  Ella Roberts (wife of Ted Pope), Mrs. Roberts’ daughter, holding puppy, ca. 1908
00147  Harry and Frank Roberts cultivating corn with a horse plow, ca. 1908
00148  Louie Hecker with hand-made alter made from cigar boxes, ca. 1908
00149 – 00150 Chuck wagon, ca. 1908
00151 – 00152 Sheep wagon, ca. 1908
00153  Corral, ca. 1908
00154  Elizabeth Roberts’ daughter, Ella, ca. 1908
00155  Elizabeth Roberts’ Studebaker, ca. 1914, ca. 1908
00156  H.T. Ranch and horse, ca. 1908
00157  Dehorning a cow on Roberts’ Ranch, ca. 1908
00158  Frank Roberts with branding irons in fire, ca. 1910
00159  Frank Roberts branding a horse, ca. 1910
00160  Ella Roberts and dog in Studebaker, ca. 1910
00161  Frank Roberts and horses going through chute, ca. 1910
00162  Mamie Clay, first Slope County Superintendent of Schools (right), ca. 1910
00163  Elizabeth Roberts riding horse, ca. 1910
00164  Emma Messersmith on horse, ca. 1910
00165  Playhouse near de Mores Chateau and Medora Bank, ca. 1908
00166  Harry and Ella Roberts with Lizzie Blade  , ca. 1908
00167  Three unidentified men in front of tent, ca. 1908
00168  Frank Roberts (right) and unidentified companions, ca. 1908
00169  Pheasant on snow drift, ca. 1908
00170  Unidentified boy, ca. 1908
00171  Elizabeth Roberts nursing a kitten, ca. 1918, ca. 1908
00172  Northern Pacific Railroad pile driver, between Medora (N.D.) and Glendive (Mont.), ca. 1908
00173  Skinning a sheep in front of chuck wagon, ca. 1908
00174  Schoolhouse, ca. 1908
00175  Roberts’ stone house, ca. 1908
00176  Branding a horse, ca. 1908
00177  Dead coyote in foreground, T. F. Roberts Ranch, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1908
00178  Frank Roberts catching a horse, ca. 1908
00179  Frank Roberts digging potatoes that were planted July 5 and dug October 5, ca. 1908
00180  Chuck wagon, H.T. Ranch, ca. 1900
00181  Roberts’ stone house, built in 1904, ca. 1900
00182  Ox yoke, first fair, Amidon (N.D.), ca. 1900
00183  Sand Creek School teacher going six miles to school, in wagon with Gray children, ca. 1900
00184  Frank Roberts with snakes killed at a den on Sand Creek, 9/27/1908
00185  Farm Jewel & Coal Co. (Brumbaugh, Schnieder) office building, Amidon (N.D.), ca. 1908
00186  Bucking horse and rider, ca. 1908
00187  Ella and Harry Roberts riding a horse, ca. 1908
00188  Digging out coyotes, holding onto one person while the other goes down the hole, ca. 1908
00189  Winter scene on ranch, ca. 1910
00190  Frank Roberts breaking horse, riding it in water, near Amidon (N.D.), ca. 1908
00191-01 Elizabeth Roberts with nurse, St. Luke's Hospital (St. Paul, Minn.), ca. 1900
00191-02 Elizabeth Roberts with nurse, St. Luke's Hospital (St. Paul, Minn.), ca. 1900
00192  Frank Roberts on horse, ca. 1900
00193  Porcupine in tree, ca. 1908
00194  Douglas of Smithsonian Institute, carrying skull during archaeological dig, ca. 1910
00195  Two unidentified men at Fort Dilts (N.D.) dedication, 1932
00196  Unidentified hat and pile near a creek, ca. 1900
00197  Two unidentified men at Fort Dilts (N.D.) dedication, 1932
00198  Horse drawn sledge on ice pond with a load of coal, T. F. Roberts’ Ranch, ca. 1900
00199  Three unidentified men hiking, ca. 1900
00200  Unidentified dam and viewing area, ca. 1900
00201  Elizabeth Roberts, ca. 1900
00202  Unidentified couple, ca. 1900
00203  Women and announcer on stage, ca. 1900
00204 – 00208 Infant, seven weeks old, ca. 1900
00209  Two puppies on a chair, ca. 1900
00210  Puppy on a chair, ca. 1900
00211  Elizabeth Roberts nursing a kitten, ca. 1900
00212 – 00214 Puppy on a chair, ca. 1900
00215  Puppies playing, ca. 1900
00216  Puppy on a chair cushion, ca. 1900
00217  Elizabeth Roberts holding a box and a fruit in her hands, after winning award, Amidon (N.D.), ca. 1900
00218  Two women on grass outside home, ca. 1900
00219  Young woman aiming gun, ca. 1900
00220  Probably Harry and Ella Roberts with puppies, ca. 1900
00221  Ox yoke, first fair, Amidon (N.D.), ca. 1900
00222  House, ca. 1900
00223  Women with large book, ca. 1900
00224  Boy pretending to be a cowboy, ca. 1900
00225  Ellen Roberts pushing wheelbarrow past cattle, ca. 1900
00226  Young woman holding a piglet, ca. 1900
00227  Horses, ca. 1900
00228  Young man with horse, ca. 1900
00229  Young woman on horse and man plowing, ca. 1900
00230  Halter-breaking horses, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00231  Halter-breaking horses, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00232  U.S. Mail stage, Medora to Sand Creek, at Sloping Bottom Ranch, 15 miles south of Medora (N.D.), ca. 1900
00233 – 00234 Scenery on Black Butte, ca. 1900
00235  Range cattle, ca. 1900
00236  Wallace Huidekooper freighting outfit at Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00237 – 00239 Sand Rock formation near Chalk Buttes, ca. 1900
00240 – 00242 Corral scene, ca. 1900
00243  Ella Roberts and friends, ca. 1900
00244  Dining room, T. F. Roberts Ranch, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00245 – 00246 Sitting room, Roberts Ranch, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00247 – 00248 Bulldogs belonging to Dr. Davis, ca. 1900
00249  Fountain at Le Seur (Minn.), ca. 1900
00250  Trophy of Santiago at Sibley Park, Mankato (Minn.), ca. 1900
00251  Locomotive engine travelling forty miles an hour, ca. 1900
00252  Piglets, ca. 1900
00253  Ella Roberts and dog, ca. 1900
00254 – 00255 The Burrill place, Mankato (Minn.), ca. 1900
00256  Mrs. Stickney (Sioux Falls, S.D.), Gladys McLean (Sharon, Minn.) and Ella Roberts, ca. 1900
00257  Enoch Wright (Sharon, Minn.), ca. 1900
00258  Grandma Butter  (Sharon, Minn.), ca. 1900
00259  G. A. Roberts (Sharon, Minn.), ca. 1900
00260  Mary J. Roberts (Sharon, Minn.), ca. 1900
00261  Minnesota state capitol building, St. Paul (Minn.), ca. 1900
00262  St. Luke's Hospital (St. Paul, Minn.), ca. 1900
00263  Young woman holding piglets, ca. 1900
00264  Ice pond, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00265  Throwing a bronco, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00266  Bull shire horses at Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00267 – 00268 Louie Hecker's sheep ranch, ca. 1900
00269  Chalk buttes, ca. 1900
00270  Hills on Deep Creek showing erosion, ca. 1900
00271  Deep Creek cowboys at Chalk Buttes Ranch, ca. 1901
00272  Native Americans travelling by wagons on hunting trip from Yankton (S.D.) to Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00273  Elizabeth E. Roberts, Miss Powell and Mrs. Virdie Ramsland on horseback, ca. 1900
00274  Mrs. Jamie Chatham and son in wagon, near Medora (N.D.), ca. 1900
00275 – 00276 View of business district, Belfield (N.D.), ca. 1900
00277  W. G. Sheets' threshing outfit, first threshing machine seen by Elizabeth Ellen Roberts, north of Bowman (N.D.), ca. 1900
00278  Native Americans travelling by wagons on hunting trip from Yankton (S.D.) to Badlands (N.D.), ca. 1900
00279  Cowboys on horseback, ca. 1900
00280  "Chi" Osterhousz on a bucking horse, ca. 1900
00281  Steamboat at Glendive (Mont.), ca. 1900
00282  Business district, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1900
00283 – 00284 Horse sale yards, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1900
00285  Auction, horse sale yards, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1900
00286  Horse sale yards, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1900
00287  Horse-drawn wagon approaching antelope across field , ca. 1900
00288  Grading streets, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1900
00289  Walt and Otto Hill on steam powered plow, ca. 1900
00290  Baseball game between Black Butte and Purcell, southwest of Amidon (N.D.), ca. 1900
00291  Steam powered tractor pulling plow and seeder, owned by Brumbaugh, ca. 1900
00292 – 00293 Roberts family with horses: Frank, Harry and Elizabeth Roberts, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00294  Cattle, ca. 1900
00295  Captive wolf, ca. 1910
00296  Hound pups, ca. 1910
00297  Shire horse, ca. 1910
00298  Hawk nest, ca. 1910
00299  Shire mare and colt, ca. 1910
00300  Will Wright on horse, ca. 1910
00301  Lizzie Blade on horse, ca. 1910
00302  Jessie Messersmith on horse, ca. 1910
00303  Will Wright on horse, ca. 1910
00304  Mrs. Ramsland and son on horse, ca. 1910
00305  Bank, Belfield (N.D.), ca. 1910
00306  Dog and cat outside building, ca. 1910
00307  Bank, Belfield (N.D.), ca. 1910
00308  Lizzie Blade , ca. 1910
00309  Cowboy's bed packed on horseback, ca. 1910
00310  Cowboy on horse, ca. 1910
00311  Boy pretending to be a cowboy, ca. 1910
00312 – 00313 Cowboy on horse, ca. 1910
00314  "Tex" wolf wagon, ca. 1910
00315  Hounds shaking a coyote as T. F. Roberts looks on, ca. 1910
00316  Hounds shaking a coyote, ca. 1910
00317 – 00318 Harry Roberts on bucking horse, ca. 1910
00319  "Polinac" horse  imported by Dunham, owned by T. F. Roberts, ca. 1910
00320 – 00321 Wolf hound of "Jax" Florence, ca. 1910
00322 – 00323 Horse drawn wagon pulling full load, ca. 1910
00324  Snow covered residence, ca. 1910
00325  Residence, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1910
00326  Women camping, ca. 1910
00327  Dave McKutchen family dining at table inside home, ca. 1910
00328  Marguete Pelisser, ca. 1910
00329 – 00330 Wolf tracks in mud, ca. 1910
00331  Brumbaugh on horseback, ca. 1910
00332  Students and teacher outside Black Butte school, ca. 1910
00333  Harry Roberts on horseback with dead coyotes, ca. 1910
00334 – 00335 Harry Roberts on horseback, ca. 1910
00336  Saddle horse, ca. 1910
00337  Harry Roberts on horseback, ca. 1910
00338  Landslide, ca. 1910
00339  Buffalo skulls, ca. 1910
00340 – 00341 Site of stage station at Sand Creek, south of Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1910
00342  Coal bank, ca. 1910
00343  Layers in coal bank, ca. 1910
00344  Burning coal mine, ca. 1910
00345 – 00346 Hounds outside snake den, ca. 1910
00347  Rocks in Chalk Butte, ca. 1910
00348  Roberts with dogs and animal pelts "vacation sport", ca. 1910
00349  Shire horse, ca. 1910
00350  Sows with nursing piglets, ca. 1910
00351  Horse, ca. 1910
00352 – 00353 Frank Roberts breaking horse, riding it in water, near Amidon (N.D.), ca. 1908
00354  Yearling filly, ca. 1908
00355  Antelopes, ca. 1908
00356  Antelope calf, ca. 1908
00357  Antelope on snow covered ground 9/16/1908
00358  Snakes killed by Frank Roberts in a den on Sand Creek 9/27/1908
00359  Man holding a large hawk 9/27/1908
00360  Sitting room, Roberts Ranch, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1908
00361  Students and teacher, Sand Creek school, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1908
00362  Trail hounds on Roberts Ranch, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1908
00363  Elizabeth Roberts with trail hounds on Roberts Ranch, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1908
00364  Trail hound puppies, Roberts Ranch, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1908
00365  Cattle wading in stream, ca. 1908
00366 – 00367 Cattle in the badlands, ca. 1908
00368 – 00369 Badlands scene, ca. 1908
00370  Antelope, ca. 1908
00371 – 00372 Beaver dams, ca. 1908
00373  Saddle horses, ca. 1908
00374  Cowboy on horse, ca. 1908
00375  Weanlings, ca. 1908
00376  The Beginners (yearling), ca. 1908
00377 – 00378 Man on horseback, ca. 1908
00379 – 00380 Hounds, ca. 1908
00381  Mail carrier, Sand Creek, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1908
00382  Puppies nursing, ca. 1908
00383  Constructing the school house, fifty miles from railroad, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1908
00384  Russian cowboy on horseback, ca. 1908
00385  Russian babies, ca. 1908
00386  Rose Armstrong on horseback, ca. 1908
00387  Hens, ca. 1908
00388  Branding a colt, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.) ca. 1908
00389  Pinto pony, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.) ca. 1908
00390 – 00391 A dog after an encounter with a porcupine (covered in porcupine quills), ca. 1908
00392  Porcupine, ca. 1908
00393  Young hawks, ca. 1908
00394 – 00395 Dipping cattle, ca. 1908
00396  Mare and colt, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.) ca. 1908
00397  Man on horseback, ca. 1908
00398  Interior of Mrs. Jos. Gamble ranch house, ca. 1908
00399 – 00400 Wool press, Dickinson (N.D.), ca. 1908
00401 – 00402 R. Daviston bulldog, ca. 1908
00403  Shire mare, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.) ca. 1908
00404  Harry and Ella Roberts on horseback, ca. 1908
00405 – 00406 Cow nursing, ca. 1908
00407  Cow and calf, ca. 1908
00408  Polled angus bull, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.) ca. 1908
00409  Shire stallion, Cottonwood Grove Ranch (T. F. Roberts Ranch), Billings County (N.D.) ca. 1908
00410  T. F. Roberts on horseback, ca. 1900
00411  Ellen Roberts feeding antelope on T. F. Roberts ranch, Billings County (N.D.), ca. 1900
00412  Antelope, ca. 1900
00413  Antelope and rabbit, ca. 1900
00414  Antelope feeding from bottle, ca. 1900
00415  Coyote den, ca. 1900
00416  Young coyote pup after being pulled out of den, ca. 1900
00417 – 00418 Coyotes pulled out of den and killed, ca. 1900
00419  Dead coyote, ca. 1900
00420 – 00421 Elizabeth, Harry and Ellen Roberts with the day's hunt of ducks and chickens, ca. 1900
00422 – 00423 Men on horseback with a pack of ranch wolf hounds, ca. 1900
00424 – 00425 Men, horses, and a pack of ranch wolf hounds, ca. 1900
00426  Shire horse, ca. 1900
00427 – 00434 Broncho busting, ca. 1900
00435  U.S. Mail carrier, ca. 1900
00436 – 00438 Chalk Buttes scenery, ca. 1900
00439 – 00441 Black Buttes scenery, ca. 1900
00442 – 00443 Branding calves, ca. 1900
00444  Dehorning cattle, ca. 1900
00445  Cowboy on horse, ca. 1900
00446  Young hawks, ca. 1900
00447  Cowboy on horse, ca. 1900
00448  Young hawks, ca. 1900
00449  Girl on porch holding bouquet or branch, ca. 1900
00450  Two young women, one wearing a hat, ca. 1900
00451  Ella Roberts, ca. 1900
00452  Harry and Ella Roberts with Lizzie Blade, ca. 1900
00453  Young woman in field with buffalo skulls and debris, ca. 1900
00454  Horse, ca. 1900
00455 – 00456 Woman on porch with puppies, ca. 1900
00457  Ella Roberts on porch, ca. 1900
00458  Three men standing in front of a tent, ca. 1900
00459  Women with two children on porch, ca. 1900
00460  Young woman holding horse bridle, ca. 1900
00461  Child in field, ca. 1900
00462  Barn, ca. 1900
00463  Building, ca. 1900
00464  Birds-eye view of ranch, ca. 1900
00465  Schoolhouse with birds in foreground, ca. 1900
00466  Creek and bank, ca. 1900
00467 – 00468 Interior of home, ca. 1900
00469 – 00470 Human remains, ca. 1900
00471  Two horses, ca. 1900
00472  Cattle grazing in front of ranch building, ca. 1900
00473  Horse, ca. 1900
00474  Broncho busting, ca. 1900
00475  Man and girl on horseback, ca. 1900
00476  Beaver dam, ca. 1900
00477  Corral scene, ca. 1900
00478 – 00484 Man on horseback, ca. 1900
00485  Woman on horseback with pack, ca. 1900
00486 – 00490 Man on horseback, ca. 1900
00491  Girl on horseback, ca. 1900
00492 – 00494 Horse drinking from cow's udder, ca. 1900
00495  Puppies drinking from bowl, ca. 1900
00496  Dogs, ca. 1900
00497  Couple standing beside automobile, ca. 1940
00498  Chickens outside house, ca. 1900
00499  Rattlesnake, ca. 1900
00500 – 00523 Scenic view, ca. 1900
00524  Unidentified couple portrait (tintype), ca. 1900

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