215 S Main Street, Butte, MT
Two story brick commercial building built before 1884
Photo taken by Richard Doody in June 2019
Sanborn's Fire Insurance map of butte show this location as the site of the Montana Iron Works' machine shop in 1884. The History of Montana published in 1921 notes: "Mr. Craven is owner of a modern garage at 215 south Main Street..." G.W. Craven was an M.I.T. graduate electrical engineer who worked for the Boston & Montana Company (mining) and later for the Montana Power Company before opening the garage.
- July 5, 2019: New photo from Richard Doody
- July 5, 2019: Added by Richard Doody