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Catalog Number X1930.01.01
Title Flour and sawmill attached to Ft. Owen, Bitterroot, MT
Object Name Painting
Artist Tofft, Peter (1825-1901)
Dimensions H-5.875 W-9.25 inches
Medium Watercolor
Date 1866
Notes Depicts three buildings forming a mill complex; at left is a three story log of clapboard building with two over two over two light windows and peaked roof, a wheel is attached to the building on its right side. A long wood construction extends from the left of painting to the wheel. A roofed shelter without walls is at middle of complex where a hatted figure with pole pike stands a waiting logs being rolled to him by another hatted figure with pole pike at right. In middle ground at right is log or clapboard with open door on second story. Bitterroot mountains in background.
Search Terms Milling
Bitterroot Mountains
MT Territorial Legacy