Mountain View Cemetery

3910 Harrison Avenue, Butte, MT

Cemetery established in 1910


Unidentified Victims of the Granite Mountain Disaster

Photo taken by Richard Doody in 2006



Mountain View was established in 1910 as a privately owned cemetery. It holds over 10,000 graves. Among its notable internments are the 65 unidentified victims of the Granite Mountain & Speculator Mine disaster of June 8, 1917 which claimed a total of 168 lives; Frank Little, organizer for the Industrial Workers of the World, who was brutally murdered and lynched in Butte on August 1, 1917 and; Robert "Evel" Kneivel, dare devil motorcyclist and Butte native.

Update Log 

  • June 27, 2019: New photos from Richard Doody
  • July 9, 2018: Added by Richard Doody


  • Richard Doody