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The award-winning quarterly, Montana The Magazine of Western History, contains articles on the history of Montana and the West. Search the magazine index for a more comprehensive catalog of articles. To obtain prices and/or purchase back issues, email or call (406) 444-4708. Copies may also be available at your local library or the MHS Research Center.

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Winter 1977

Winter 1977

Vol. 27, No. 1

Created: Saturday, January 1, 1977

Vol. 27, No. 1

Five Strings to His Bow The Remarkable Career of William (Lone Star) Dietz
by John C. Ewer

Eli Washington John Lindesmith Fort Keogh’s Chaplain in Buckskin
by Louis L. Pfaller

Ned Casey and His Cheyenne Scouts A Noble Experiment in an Atmosphere of Tension
by Katherine M. Weist

Gertrude Atherton Montana and the Lady Novelist
by Leslie A. Wheeler

Andersonville A Civil War Legacy of Hatred in Montana
by Spencer Wilson

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Toole, The Rape of the Great Plains: Northwest Montana America, Cattle, and Coal, reviewed by Don Rickey | Hinman, The Eleanor H. Hinman Interviews on the Life and Death of Crazy Horse, reviewed by Stanley M. Davison | Kane, Twelve Mormon Homes Visited in Succession on a Journey through Utah to Arizona, reviewed by Margaret D. Lester | Hoig, The Battle of the Washita, reviewed by John W. Bailey | Carroll, Eggenhofer: The Pulp Years, reviewed by Richard W. Etulain | John, Storms Brewed in Other Men’s Worlds, reviewed by Frederic J. Athearn | Briggs, Without Noise of Arms: The 1776 Dominguez-Escalante Search for a Route from Santa Fe to Monterey, reviewed by William B. Taylor | Rickey, $10 Horse, $40 Saddle, reviewed by Clifford P. Westermeier | Halaas, Fairmont and Historic Colorado, reviewed by Tom Noel | Dobyns, Spanish Colonial Tucson: A Demographic History, reviewed by William B. Taylor | Kroeker, Great Plains Command: William B. Hazen in the Frontier West, reviewed by Ernest Wallace | Hofsommer, Katy Northwest: The Story of a Branch Line Railroad, reviewed by Ira G. Clark | Reid, Letters of Long Ago, reviewed by Judith Austin | Kerr, Scottish Capital on the American Credit Frontier, reviewed by Harmon Mothershead | Thompson, The Army and the Navajo: The Bosque Redondo Reservation Experiment, 1863–1868, reviewed by Peter Iverson | Chaput, Francois X. Aubry, Trader, Trailmaker, and Voyageur in the Southwest, 1846–1854, reviewed by Merril J. Mattes | Montana Historical Society Staff, comps. and eds., Not in Precious Metals Alone: A Manuscript History of Montana, reviewed by Robert G. Athearn

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Indian Hunter’s Return, 1900, by Charles M. Russell