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Summer 1988

Summer 1988

Vol. 38, No. 3

Created: Tuesday, June 21, 1988

Vol. 38, No. 3

“Astonishing the Natives” Bringing the Wild West to Los Angeles
by Lewis O. Saum

Dude Ranching in the Rockiesby Lawrence R. Borne

On Reading Lewis and Clark The Last Twenty Years
by Gary E. Moulton

“I have been improving right along” Continuity and Changes in the Art of Charles M. Russell
by Brian W. Dippie

Electing Montana’s Territorial Delegates The Beginnings of a Political System
by Richard B. Roeder

Remembering Donald Jacksonby Robert E. Lange, Mary Lee Spence, James P. Ronda, and Robert A. Saindon

Montana Episodes Visits with Charles M. Russell
by Lew L. Callaway

Historical Commentary The National Parks in Idealism and Reality
by Alfred Runte

Review Essay Discredited Memoirs Resurrected: Riding the High Country, by Patrick T. Tucker
by Raphael Cristy

Montana Book Roundupby Charles E. Rankin

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Hoy and Isern, Plains Folk, reviewed by Timothy J. Kloberdanz | Fowler, Shared Symbols, Contested Meanings, reviewed by Thomas R. Wessell | Dempsey and Fell, Mining the Summit, reviewed by Clark C. Spence | Utley, High Noon in Lincoln, reviewed by Roger D. McGrath | Dippie, Looking at Russell, reviewed by William H. Goetzmann | Renner, A Limitless Sky, and Abell and Renner, C. M. Russell’s West, reviewed by Ron Tyler | Bell, Will James, reviewed by Vivian A. Paladin | DeMaillie and Parks, Sioux Indian Religion, reviewed by Herbert T. Hoover

On the cover

Men of the Open Range, 1923, by Charles M. Russell