January 15, 2008

Milltown Dam Powerhouse Construction
Milltown Dam construction

Local history buff and Missoulian reporter Kim Briggeman took a historical look back at the Milltown Dam through remembrances of early journalist Arthur Stone. The article describes how Stone, a Missoulian reporter, was on-hand on January 9, 1908 when the switch was flipped at the powerhouse, generating electricity for the first time. Read the article here. (Photo courtesy of the Jack L. Demmons Collection/ Bonner School.)

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