What Every Small Town In Montana Had In The 1930s. It Was A Simpler Time.

Can you believe nearly a century has passed since the 1930s? Like the rest of the country, Montana was feeling the effects of the Great Depression during that decade. But the residents of the Last Best Place have always been resilient, and there were a few things you could find in practically every town.

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It’s fun to look at photos of Montana’s past. Here are a few taken during World War II.