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Autumn 1980

Autumn 1980

Vol. 30, No. 4

Created: Sunday, September 21, 1980

Vol. 30, No. 4

John Ringo The Story of a Western Myth
by Jack Burrows

Terminus Town The Founding of Dillon, 1880
by Stanley R. Davison and Rex C. Myers

Strike and RetreatIntertribal Warfare and the Powder River War, 1865–1868
by Anthony McGinnis

Marshall’s Hotel in the National Parkby Lee H. Whittlesey

Montana EpisodesTracking Con Murphy
by Jacob Mathews Powers

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Kahn, Imperial San Francisco: Politics and Planning in an American City, 1897–1906, reviewed by Moses Rischin | Blouet and Luebke, eds., The Great Plains: Environment and Culture, reviewed by D. Jerome Tweton | Smith, ed. W. R. Wood, The Exploration of the La Verendryes in the Northern Plains, 1738–1743, reviewed by J. W. Smurr | Delpar, ed., The Discoverers: An Encyclopedia of Explorers and Exploration, reviewed by William H. Goetzmann | Ficken, Lumber and Politics: The Career of Mark E. Reed, reviewed by Roy Hoover | Kraenzel, The Social Cost of Space in Yonland, reviewed by Paul Miller | Luebke, ed., Ethnicity on the Great Plains, reviewed by Robert G. Athearn | Taylor, The New Deal and American Tribalism: The Administration of the Indian Reorganization Act, 1934–1945, reviewed by Michael T. Smith | Brown, Hard-Rock Miners: The Intermountain West, 1860–1920, reviewed by Mark Wyman | Waldron and Wilson, Atlas of Montana Elections: 1889–1976, reviewed by Michael P. Malone | Hoig, The Peace Chiefs of the Cheyennes, reviewed by H. D. Hampton | Gieske, Minnesota Farmer-Laborism: The Third Party Alternative, reviewed by Garin Burbank | Steffen, Comparative Frontiers: A Proposal for Studying the American West, reviewed by Necah S. Furman

On the cover

In Pursuit, 1891, by Henry Farny