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Glass plate negative of Billy Hofer and friend on freight wagons near Cinnabar, Montana, 1887

 Item — Box: 2, item: 14
Identifier: MSS 9008 Item 14

Scope and Contents

Similar to #6, but with more action. (#6: Billy Hofer (driving) and unidentified friend, both on two freight wagons, being pulled by a six-horse team with two more horse tied behind. Background is near Cinnabar, Montana).

Hofer has apparently shaken his reins and the entire train is walking forward.


  • 1887

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Billy Hofer Yellowstone glass plate collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Coordinating Committee.


1 glass plates ; 13 x 21 cm

Language of Materials

No linguistic content; Not applicable