Bear Creek Valley (Images of America) by Jeff McNeish

By Jeff McNeish

thoughts of Montana's undergo Creek Valley flicker in short to existence each one February at the anniversary of its darkest day. it's remembered because the website of Montana's worst coal mining twist of fate, which claimed the lives of seventy five miners, however the valley used to be a lot more. for many years it used to be Montana's "coal basket," housing cities, dozens of coal mines, and a inhabitants equaling that of neighboring pink inn. companies incorporated a film theater, dry items shop, grocery shops, resorts, hospitals, butchers, banks, bars, and union halls, all serving citizens with pan-European origins. Its colleges produced championship activities groups and group leaders. long past, yet no longer forgotten, undergo Creek Valley lives on during this book.

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