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Autumn 1983

Autumn 1983

Vol. 33, No. 4

Created: Wednesday, September 21, 1983

Vol. 33, No. 4

Midas of the West The Incredible Career of William Andrews Clark
by Michael P. Malone

Jessie Donaldson Schultz and Blackfeet Craftsby Anne Banks

Montana’s Self-Confessed Elite The Progressive Men of Montana
by Carrol Van West

Jackson Sundown: Nez Perce Horsemanby Rowena L. and Gordon D. Alcorn

“Alone on that Prairie . . .” The Homestead Narrative of Nellie Rogney
by Dorothy Kimball, contributor

Montana Episodes From Horse to Machine
by Jeffrey J. Safford, ed.

Notes on New Booksby Michael P. Malone

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Myres, Westering Women and the Frontier Experience, reviewed by Beverly Beeton | Paladin and Baucus, Helena, An Illustrated History, reviewed by William J. Furdell | Scales and Goble, Oklahoma Politics, reviewed by F. Alan Coombs | Calkins, Looking Back from the Hill, reviewed by Jerry W. Calvert | Tiller, The Jicarilla Apache Tribe, reviewed by Donald L. Parman | Ubelaker and Viola, eds., Plains Indian Studies, reviewed by Peter Iverson | Holmes, ed. and comp., Covered Wagon Women, reviewed by Julie Roy Jeffrey | Ducker, Men of Steel Rails, reviewed by Mark Wyman | Smithwick, Recollections of Old Texas Days, comp. Nanna Smithwick Donaldson, reviewed by Joseph M. Nance | Wood, Railroads through the Coeur d’Alenes, reviewed by John Fahey | Keller, American Protestantism and U.S. Indian Policy, reviewed by William E. Unrau | Edmunds, Shawnee Prophet, reviewed by William T. Hagan

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Home of the Half Breed, 1920, by Maynard Dixon