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Summer 1976

Summer 1976

Vol. 26, No. 3

Created: Monday, June 21, 1976

Vol. 26, No. 3

The River Which Scolds at All Others An Obstinate Blunder in Nomenclature
by Bob Saindon

Our Dog Scannon Partner in Discovery
by Ernest S. Osgood

The Bird Woman Purposeful Member of the Corps or Casual “Tag-Along”?
by E. G. Chuinard

The CCC Experience in Glacier National Parkby Michael J. Ober

“Buffalo Jones” and the Bison Herd in Yellowstone Another Look
by Paul Schullery

The Final Curtin Call Chautauqua in Montana
by LeRoy Stahl

The Foreignersby Dorothy M. Johnson

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Allen, Passage through the Garden: Lewis and Clark and the Image of the American Northwest, Ferris and Appleman, Lewis and Clark: Historic Places Associated with Their Transcontinental Exploration, and Holloway, Lewis and Clark and the Crossing of North America, reviewed by David M. Emmons | Cushman, Plenty of Room and Air, reviewed by Merrill G. Burlingame | Spence, Territorial Politics and Government in Montana, 1864–89, reviewed by Robert G. Athearn | Terrell, The Plains Apache, reviewed by H. Craig Miner | McKee, The Last West: A History of the Great Plains of North America, reviewed by H. Glenn Jordan | Rosa, They Called Him Wild Bill: The Life and Adventures of James Butler Hickok, reviewed by Larry D. Ball | Josephson, Jeannette Rankin: First Lady in Congress, reviewed by Doris B. Ward | Carriker and Carriker, eds., An Army Wife on the Frontier: The Memoirs of Alice Blackwood Baldwin, 1867–1877, reviewed by Roger L. Nichols | Carroll, The Two Battles of the Little Big Horn, reviewed by Robert G. Palmer | Jones and Jones, comps., William Henry Jackson’s Colorado, reviewed by Liston E. Leyendecker

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Lewis and Clark on the Lower Columbia, 1905, by Charles M. Russell