Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site

Edge of Deer Lodge, Deer Lodge, Montana

Photos 

Grant-Kohrs Ranch

1. AERIAL VIEW OF RANCH AND NEIGHBORING TOWN, TAKEN FROM THE SOUTHEAST

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

View photos at Library of Congress

Description 

The history of Grant-Kohrs Ranch spans the period from 1862 to 1972 illustrating the range cattle era from its beginnings on the open range, to the current stock raising and marketing system in America. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS MT-39)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 25, 1972
Reference number
72000738
Areas of significance
Exploration/Settlement; Agriculture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic function
Animal facility
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1863; 1886; 1887
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 34
Contributing structures: 20

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2019: New photos from Richard Doody
  • July 9, 2019: New photos from Richard Doody
  • July 9, 2019: New photos from Richard Doody
  • July 9, 2019: New photos from Richard Doody

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