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Summer 2005

Summer 2005

Vol. 55, No. 2

Created: Tuesday, June 21, 2005

Vol. 55, No. 2

Captivity For Yellowstone BisonTheir Doom or Salvation?
by Mary Ann Franke

Tragedy at Red Cloud AgencyThe Surrender, Confinement, and Death of Crazy Horse
by Jeffrey V. Pearson

‘We Belong to the North’The Flights of the Northern Indians from the White River Agencies, 1877–1878
by Kingsley M. Bray

‘Custer’s Last Stand’An Artist’s Perspective
by Thom Ross

Mapping MontanaThe Federal Land Surveys of 1867–1868
by Jeffrey J. Safford

Fear in the Time of Infantile Paralysisby Volney Steele

The 320 Ranchby Connie Staudohar

Community Preservation in Montanaby Rolene R. Schliesman

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Orvell, ed., John Vachon’s America, reviewed by Mary Murphy | Huser, On the River with Lewis and Clark, reviewed by Stephenie Ambrose Tubbs | Swann, ed., Voices from Four Directions, reviewed by Maria Glowacka | Duncan, Scenes of Visionary Enchantment, reviewed by Joseph A. Mussulman | Jacobs and Binford, eds., My Life in San Juan Pueblo, reviewed by Margaret Jacobs | Handley and Lewis, eds., True West, reviewed by Aaron Parrett | Mahoney, College Rodeo, reviewed by Mitch McCrea | Morris, The Fate of the Corps, reviewed by Rich Aarstad | Reyhner and Eder, American Indian Education, reviewed by Richmond L. Clow | Wong, Sweet Cakes, Long Journey, reviewed by Randall Rohe | McCabe, O’Gara, and Reeves, Prairie Ghost, reviewed by Paul Schullery | Kerns, Scenes from the High Desert, reviewed by Nancy J. Parezo

On the cover

(front) Black Hawk's Ledger Book, plate 58, 1881; (back) Moving Robe Woman, by Thom Ross, 2004