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Autumn 2013

Autumn 2013

Vol. 63, No. 3

Created: Saturday, September 21, 2013

Vol. 63, No. 3

Blood MoneyThe Montana Bankers Association and the Bozeman Bank Robbery of 1932
by Kim Allen Scott

The Bones Brothers Ranchby Joan L. Brownell

From Party Lines and Barbed WireA History of Telephones in Montana
by Ellen Arguimbau

A Massive UndertakingConstructing Montana’s Interstate Highways, 1956–1988
by Jon Axline

Luck and DetailsPhotographing the Work of Charles M. Russell
by Tom Ferris watch the video

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Finn, Mining Childhood, reviewed by Elliott West | Loeb, Hogan, and Plainfeather, The Woman Who Loved Mankind, reviewed by Timothy P. McCleary | Garcílazo, Traqueros, reviewed by Brian D. Behnken | Yochim, Protecting Yellowstone, reviewed by Alice Wondrak Biel | Melcher, Pregnancy, Motherhood, and Choice in Twentieth-Century Arizona, reviewed by Eileen V. Wallis | Caldwell, Visions and Voices, reviewed by Suzanne Waring | Stevenson, Deliverance from the Little Big Horn, and Upton, comp., Custer Catastrophe at the Little Big Horn, reviewed by Albert Winkler | Beaton, Colorado Women, reviewed by Rebecca A. Hunt | Wissler and Kehoe, Amskapi Pikuni, reviewed by Rosalyn R. LaPier | Lahti, Cultural Construction of Empire, reviewed by Robert Wooster | Holtby, Forty-Seventh Star, reviewed by Meg Frisbee | Mackedon, Bombast, reviewed by E. Jerry Jessee | St-Onge, Podruchny, and Macdougall, eds., Contours of a People, reviewed by Scott P. Stephen

On the cover

(front, detail) The Pay-stage, by N. C. Wyeth, 1909; (back) Highway Department road grader and steamroller, by Irvin "Shorty" Shope, 1964