Helena Montana history

May 13th, 2021

Montana Cities: South West & South Central

categories: MARKET NEWS, MONTANA CITIES, MONTANA STATE INFORMATION

Montana Cities: South West & South Central

South West and South Central Montana Cities: History, Maps Bozeman, Montana, Cultural and Educational Center of South Central and Southwest Montana In 1864, W.W. Alderson described Montana’s Gallatin Valley, home to Bozeman, as “one of the most beautiful and picturesque valleys the eye ever beheld, abounding in springs of clear water.” In the late 1800’s many agreed, […]

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April 26th, 2021

Helena Montana History

categories: MARKET NEWS, MONTANA CITIES, MONTANA STATE INFORMATION

Helena Montana History

Helena is Montana’s capitol city. Originally named “Crabtown,” for John Crab. Helena, MT was established October 30, 1864 and is near the Great Missouri River. Helena, Montana Yesterday and Today Four miners from Georgia, John Crab, John Cowan, Daniel Jackson Miller, and Reginald/Robert Stanley (the “Four Georgians“) found placer gold (quartz gold, silver, and lead, too) along […]

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