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Autumn 2001

Autumn 2001

Vol. 51, No. 3

Created: Friday, September 21, 2001

Vol. 51, No. 3

‘When Montana and I Were Young’ Margaret Bell’s Memoir of a Northern Montana Childhood
by Mary Clearman Blew

American Pathwaysby Elliott West

‘Well I Have Lived in Montana Almost a Week and Like It Fine’ Letters from the Davis Homestead, 1910–1926
by Seena B. Kohl

Creating a Mythic Past Spanish-Style Architecture in Montana
by Hipόlito Rafael Chacόn

Looking Backby Vivian A. Paladin, William L. Lang, and Charles E. Rankin

The Montana Traveler Crossing a Landscape of Sorrow: The Nez Perce (Nee-Me-Poo) National Historic Trail
by Dan Gard

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Spence, Dispossessing the Wilderness, reviewed by Mark Harvey | Pritchard, Preserving Yellowstone’s Natural Conditions, reviewed by R. Gerald Wright | Tate, The Frontier Army in the Settlement of the West, reviewed by Durwood Ball | Cowger, The National Congress of American Indians, reviewed by Andrew H. Fisher | Rothman, ed., Reopening the American West, reviewed by Tomas Jaehn | Dunlay, Kit Carson and the Indians, reviewed by William A. Dobak | Donahue, The Western Range Revisited, reviewed by Christopher A. Simon | Coleman, Voices of Wounded Knee, reviewed by Carolyn Johnsen | Tong, Susan La Flesche Picotte, M.D., foreword by Dennis Hastings, reviewed by Emily Greenwald | Maclean, Fire on the Mountain, reviewed by O. Alan Weltzien | Ross, Inventing the Savage, reviewed by Anne M. Butler | Krech and Hail, eds., Collecting Native America, 1870–1960, reviewed by Andrew Gulliford | Scharnhorst, Bret Harte, reviewed by Sue Hart | Spence, For Wood River or Bust, reviewed by Janet Lecompte | McGuane, The Longest Silence, reviewed by Ken Owens | Gardner, Wagons for the Santa Fe Trade, reviewed by Henry B. Crawford | Sklenar, To Hell with Honor, reviewed by Michael Tate | Josephy, Jr., A Walk toward Oregon, reviewed by Robert M. Utley | Ackland, Making a Real Killing, reviewed by Carl Abbott | Shillingberg, Tombstone, A. T., reviewed by Bruce J. Dinges | Monnett, Massacre at Cheyenne Hole, reviewed by Thomas R. Buecker | Goldberg An Army of Women, reviewed by Nancy G. Garner

On the cover

(front) Homesteader’s Wife, 1916, by Harvey Dunn; (back) Railroad promotional brochures, c. 1896, c. 1912, c. 1890