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Summer 2004

Summer 2004

Vol. 54, No. 2

Created: Monday, June 21, 2004

Vol. 54, No. 2

KonaCradle of Hawaii’s Paniolo
by Richard W. Slatta, Ku‘ulani Auld, and Maile Melrose

Montana’s Worst Natural DisasterThe 1964 Flood on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation
by Aaron Parrett

‘I Want It Real Bad’The Charles M. Russell–Malcolm Mackay Collaboration
by Brian W. Dippie

Montana’s Last Best ChanceThe Malcolm S. Mackay Collection of Charles M. Russell Art
by Kirby Lambert

A Recipe for New Researchby Charlene Porsild

Remembering Butte’s Chinatownby Carrie Schneider

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Lewis, Creating Christian Indians, reviewed by Clyde Ellis | Wooster, ed., Soldier, Surgeon, Scholar, reviewed by Patricia Y. Stallard | Schullery and Whittlesey, Myth and History in the Creation of Yellowstone National Park, reviewed by James S. Brust | Goodyear III, Red Cloud, reviewed by Kathleen P. Chamberlain | Haycox Jr., On a Silver Desert, reviewed by Alan Boye | Musslewhite and Crawford, One Woman’s Political Journey, reviewed by Kathleen Cairns | Carlson, Company Towns of the Pacific Northwest, reviewed by Janet L. Finn | Bergin, Loyal to the Land, reviewed by Richard W. Slatta | Bigart, ed., Letters from the Rocky Mountain Missions, reviewed by Robert Bunting | Simmons, Kit Carson and His Three Wives, reviewed by Jim Hoy | Ali, Mining, the Environment, and Indigenous Development Conflicts, reviewed by Erik Nordberg | Michno, Encyclopedia of Indian Wars, reviewed by Paul L. Hedren | Gidley, ed., Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indian Project in the Field, reviewed by Thomas W. Kavanagh

On the cover

(front) I Rode Him, by Charles M. Russell, 1908; (back) Letter to Wallace Coburn, by Charles M. Russell, March 7, 1918