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Autumn 2004

Autumn 2004

Vol. 54, No. 3

Created: Tuesday, September 21, 2004

Vol. 54, No. 3

Empty SaddlesDesertion from the Dashing U.S. Cavalry
by Judy Daubenmier

Fire and AshesThe Last Survivor of the Mann Gulch Fire
by John N. Maclean

A Rashomon NightMontana Vigilantes and the Subjective Question of Guilt
by Frederick Allen

‘Give Me Eighty Men’Shattering the Myth of the Fetterman Massacre
by Shannon Smith Calitri

The Trials of John L. Smithby John Clayton

The Old Works Golf Course, Anaconda, Montanaby Brian Shovers

From Liverpool to Cut Bankby Jodie Foley

Bearcreek, Montanaby Jon Axline

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Stallard, ed., Fanny Dunbar Corbusier, reviewed by Shannon Smith Calitri | Brodhead, Isaac C. Parker, reviewed by Patrick G. Williams | Nichols, American Indians in U.S. History, reviewed by Ron Briley | Peck, Or Perish in the Attempt, reviewed by Volney Steele | Mathes and Lowitt, The Standing Bear Controversy, and McKanna Jr., The Trial of “Indian Joe”, reviewed by Mark R. Scherer | Brizée-Bowen, For All to See, reviewed by Colonel Rodney G. Thomas | Rothman, The New Urban Park, reviewed by Ethan Carr | Schackel, ed., Western Women’s Lives, reviewed by Katherine Jensen

On the cover

(front) Gunfight, by N. C. Wyeth, c. 1916; (back) The Fetterman Fight, by J. K. Ralston, 1963