William J. Brings moved to Montana in 1908 and operated photographic studios in Hardin and Laurel. This collection of photographs by Brings includes photographs of the photographer and his family, his studios, and the towns in Montana where he lived. The majority of the images taken by Brings in this collection are photographs of Crow Indian people and St. Xavier Mission. The dates of the photographs range from 1906-1913.
The Dale Whitney papers contain 35 mm negatives, photographic samples, test prints, and exhibition prints from Whitney's time as an overseas freelance photographer. Locations for these images include Austria, China, Greece, Italy, Korea, Oregon, and the Philippines. Also included is a collection of publications featuring Whitney's photography and reportage and her photographic equipment.