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Fontana Barber Shop, Meaderville, Montana (c. 1920) [electronic resource]. - Butte-Silver Bow Public Library Butte-Silver Bow Public Library c. 1920 2009-12

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Joseph Fontana's Barber Shop was located at 40 Main Street in Meaderville, Montana. Photograph shows Joseph Fontana and a customer who may be Adolf Ossello in about 1920. Joseph Fontana came to Meaderville from Lucca, Italy a comune in Tuscany when he was about 18 years old. He worked in the Leonard mine for some time before attending a barber school in Butte, getting his barber license, and buying this shop. This is the first of two shops Fontana owned and operated in Meaderville. Digitized using a Plustek OpticBook 3600 Plus scanner at 600 PPI, 8 bit color. Web-viewable images created from master TIFF using Photoshop CS3 and CONTENTdm 5.0.

Butte (Mont.); Meaderville (Mont.)

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1915 - 1925

Butte (Mont.) - History; Meaderville (Mont.) - History; Joseph Fontana


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