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Summer 2001

Summer 2001

Vol. 51, No. 2

Created: Thursday, June 21, 2001

Vol. 51, No. 2

‘Flying Buffaloes’ Artists and the Buffalo Hunt
by Brian W. Dippie

‘A Beautiful Spirit’ Origins of the Archie Bray Foundation for the Ceramic Arts
by Rick Newby and Chere Jiusto

Old Photographs Sometimes You Just Can’t Believe Your Eyes
by Bill Holm

Maynard Dixon and a Changing West, 1917–1935by Donald J. Hagerty

Julius Seyler Painting the Blackfeet, Painting Glacier Park, 1913–1914
by William E. Farr

The Montana Traveler Seeing Bob Scriver’s Artwork
by Kirby Lambert

Historical Reflections Photos from Montana’s Montana’s Past
by Ellen Baumler

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Reddin, Wild West Shows, reviewed by David Wrobel | Finn, Tracing the Veins of Copper, Culture, and Community from Butte to Chuquicamata, reviewed by Elizabeth Jameson | Philip, Termination Revisited, reviewed by Jaakko Puisto | Trenton, ed., Independent Spirits, reviewed by Susan R. Near | Hurt, ed., The Rural West since World War II, reviewed by Douglas C. Sackman | Taniguchi, Necessary Fraud, reviewed by Lee Scamehorn | Jameson, All That Gitters, reviewed by Liston E. Leyendecker | Haarsager, Organized Womanhood, reviewed by Connie Staudohar | Fairholme, Journal of an Expedition to the Grand Prairies of the Missouri, 1840, edited by Jack B. Tykal, and Busch and Gough, eds., Fur Traders from New England, reviewed by David W. White | Updike, Pennington, and Clark, eds., Glass Plates and Wagon Ruts, reviewed by Richard Francaviglia | Scharnhorst, ed., Selected Letters of Bret Harte, reviewed by Valerie Sherer Mathes

On the cover

(front) Mounted Indian in the Lead, 1913–1914, by Julius Seyler; (back) Buffalo Chase, n.d., by George Catlin