M in Butte, MT
|The Big M in Butte is on Big Butte near campus. It's the only electric M in Montana and is regularly visited by college students. The Big M was created in 1910 probably making it the oldest M in Montana. Electric lights were installed in 1962.|
|GPS Coordinates (WGS84):||-112.558754W||46.019123N|
|Horizontal Size:||80 feet|
|Built:||1910||8th in the U.S.|
This photograph from the Library of Congress. Taken September 1942 and shows the M on Big Butte.
Professional Shot: http://www.panoramio.com/photo/3463531
Undated photo of Big Butte. Also from Library of Congress.
Map of Butte
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