Analyzing a Primary Source -
Defensible Space -
Learning from Historical Documents:
Lumbering in Montana," by Anton Holter
Letter from F. D. Becker
to Gov. S. V. Stewart, 1917, Regarding the IWW
Letter from Wade
Parks to Gov. S. V. Stewart, 1917, Regarding the IWW
Learn more about the
Salish use of fire.
Visit the "Forest,
Fields, and the Falls: Connecting Minnesota" website and select
"Lumbering" to explore life in a logging camp (though the story is
set in Minnesota, there are parallels to Montana logging camps).
Detail, Gathering, John Potter, Montana Historical Society