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Volume 49, Number 4, Winter 1999

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Table of Contents

Special Transportation Issue

The Steamboat and Stagecoach Era in Montana and the Northern West
by Carlos A. Schwantes
page 2

A Voyage to Montana: Serena Washburn’s Account of Her Trip up the Missouri River in 1869, Part I
by Aubrey L. Haines
page 16

The Crow Indians and the Bozeman Trail
by Frank Rzeczkowski
page 30

Something of a Nuisance Value: The Montana, Wyoming & Southern Railroad, 1905–1953
by Jon Axline
page 48

Historical Commentary
The ‘Wild’ Old West—A Different View
by Stewart L. Udall
page 64

Essay on the West
Crazy Horse—Will We Ever Know You?
by Robert M. Utley
page 72

Montana Reviews
page 74
West, The Contested Plains
reviewed by Paul L. Hedren

Albright and Schenck, Creating the National Park Service
reviewed by Barry Mackintosh

Wooden and Ehringer, Rodeo in America
reviewed by Michael Allen

Pisani, Water, Land, and Law in the West
reviewed by William D. Rowley

Larson, Red Cloud
reviewed by W. Y. Chalfant

Price, The Oglala People
reviewed by David Rich Lewis

Aquila, ed., Wanted Dead or Alive
reviewed by Ron Briley

Wertheim and Bair, eds., The Papers of Will Rogers
reviewed by Marvin E. Krocker

Hamilton, Snowbound
reviewed by Ellie Arguimbau

Woods, Wyoming's Big Horn Basin to 1901
reviewed by D. Claudia Thompson

Stern, Chiefs & Change in the Oregon Country
reviewed by Robert Carriker

Historical Reflections
Ted Wells's Emergency Landing
by Charles Rankin
page 89

The Montana Traveler
Mullan's Point of Rocks: Preserving Transportation History
by Jon Axline
page 90

Letters to the Editor
page 92

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