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Autumn 2011

Autumn 2011

Vol. 61, No. 3

Created: Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Vol. 61, No. 3

‘Indians shall do things in common’Oglala Lakota Identity and Cattle-Raising on the Pine Ridge Reservation
by Jeffrey D. Means

Ernest Hemingway’s Westby Lou Mandler

Montana’s BarnsA Vanishing History
by Chere Jiusto and Christine W. Brown; photographs by Tom Ferris

From Canning to ContraceptivesCooperative Extension Service Home Demonstration Clubs and Rural Montana Women in the Post–World War II Era
by Amy L. McKinney

The Restoration of a Legendary Painting by C. M. Russellby Erica ESH Henry

Categories: Publication, Magazines



VanderMeer, Desert Visions and the Making of Phoenix, 1860–2009, reviewed by Char Miller | Shepherd, We Are an Indian Nation, reviewed by Gregory E. Smoak | Moulton, Valentine T. McGillycuddy, reviewed by Robert W. Larson | Jim Hoy, ed., Cowboy’s Lament, reviewed by Warren Elofson | Aldama et al., eds., Enduring Legacies, reviewed by Modupe Labode | Vanderwood, Satan’s Playground, reviewed by Richard Oglesby | Morris, Going for Gold, reviewed by David A. Wolff | Peck, Light from Ancient Campfires, reviewed by Adam R. Hodge | Ross, First to Arrive on Custer’s Battlefield with the Montana Column, reviewed by Jon G. James | Vinkovetsky, Russian America, reviewed by Ken Owens | Reeve and Van Wagenen, eds., Between Pulpit and Pew, reviewed by Ardis E. Parshall

On the cover

(front) Rugg Barn, Big Horn County and (back) Fitzgerald Barn, Teton County; photos by Tom Ferris