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Montana 1889 : Indians, cowboys, and miners in the year of statehood / Ken Egan Jr.

By: Egan, Ken, 1956-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Helena, MT : Riverbend Press, [2017]Copyright date: �2017Description: 287 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781606391020; 160639102X.Subject(s): Indians of North America -- Montana | Frontier and pioneer life -- Montana | Montana -- History -- 19th century | Frontier and pioneer life | Indians of North America | Montana | 1800-1899Genre/Form: History.DDC classification: 978.6 Summary: Only twenty-five years after becoming a territory, Montana was profoundly different: the buffalo slaughtered and gone, the Indian wars fought and ended, the Tribal nations confined to reservations, cattle and sheep raised by the tens of thousands, Butte exploded into a rich, wide-open town, and railroads built to link the once remote land with the world.
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Only twenty-five years after becoming a territory, Montana was profoundly different: the buffalo slaughtered and gone, the Indian wars fought and ended, the Tribal nations confined to reservations, cattle and sheep raised by the tens of thousands, Butte exploded into a rich, wide-open town, and railroads built to link the once remote land with the world.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-280) and index.

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