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An Event: Win An Autographed Copy of Adventures in Yellowstone

I need your help. I've been working on my presentation of  “Sidesaddles and Geysers: Women’s Adventures in Early Yellowstone  that will be at Beavertail Hill State Park southeast of Missoula this Friday at 8 p.m.  It's part of a 12-week series at the park on Women in Montana History. The event, which is sponsored by the Humanities Montana Speakers… Continue reading An Event: Win An Autographed Copy of Adventures in Yellowstone

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Montana Book Award Honors Goodbye Wifes and Daughters by Susan Kushner Resnick

Goodbye Wifes and Daughters tells an archetypical story, one that Montanans know all too well. Some men cut corners to maximize profit; others willingly work in dangerous places to support their families, and many men die. It might have been hard rock miners in Butte or asbestos processors in Libby, but Susan Kushner Resnick chose… Continue reading Montana Book Award Honors Goodbye Wifes and Daughters by Susan Kushner Resnick

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An Event: Final Touches for My Fine Arts Presentation

I’ve been working hard to put the final touches on my presentation Thursday to the President's Fine Arts Series of the Montana State University.  My title is “Bozeman to Wonderland: Early Trips to Yellowstone Park.” I think of myself more as a collector and teller of stories than as a historian. With that in mind,… Continue reading An Event: Final Touches for My Fine Arts Presentation