William & Lucina Bowe Ranch, Log Horse Barn, 195 feet south of House, Melrose, Silver Bow County, MT
195 feet south of House, Melrose vicinity, MT
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS MT-104-V
Building/structure dates: 1875 initial construction
Significance: The log horse barn contributes to the significance of the William and Lucina Bowe Ranch. It is linked to the site's important association with the agricultural development of the lower Big Hole Valley during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The building also embodies log carpentry technologies and design concepts representative of the period in which it was built.
Hager, Kristi, Photographer
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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