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    • Indians of Montana, Wyoming

    • 1966
    • Indians Reservations; Indians of North America -- History; Indians of North America -- Social life and customs; Algonquian Indians; Piegan Indians; Crow Indians; Salish Indians; Kootenai Indians; Gros Ventre Indians (Montana); Assiniboine Indians;...
    • Presents a very short history of the Indians of Montana and Wyoming and the history of their reservations.
    • Books and articles on the Blackfoot Indians

    • 1959
    • Indians of North America -- Books and reading; Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Books and reading; Indians of North America -- Montana -- Books and reading; Blackfeet Tribe of the Blackfeet Indian Reservation of Montana -- Books and...
    • Bibliography of books and articles about the Blackfoot (Blackfeet) Indians of the Great Plains region of North America.
    • The Montana-Wyoming Indian

    • 1968
    • Indians of North America; Blackfeet Indian Reservation (Mont.); Crow Indian Reservation (Mont.); Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.); Fort Belknap Indian Reservation (Mont.); Fort Peck Indian Reservation (Mont.); Northern Cheyenne Indian...
    • Booklet written to show how contemporary Indians in Montana and Wyoming were living in the 1960s.
    • Dakota winter counts as a source of Plains history

    • 1960
    • Picture-writing, Indian; Ethnology; Dakota Indians -- History -- Sources; Indians of North America -- Writing; America -- Antiquities.
    • Contents: Introduction -- The winter counts -- Names and authorship -- Counts used for comparison -- Description of the counts -- Literature cited -- Phonetic table.
    • The Wind River Shoshone Sun Dance

    • 1953
    • Shoshoni Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Indians of North America -- Dances; Ethnology; America -- Antiquities.
    • The purposes of this study of the Wind River Shoshone Sun Dance are to broaden existing knowledge of the past and present forms of the ceremony, to trace its history, and to outline the social and psychological factors affecting the development of...
    • American Indian tribes of Montana and Wyoming

    • 1978-10
    • Indians of North America -- Montana; Indians of North America -- Wyoming; Indian reservations -- Montana; Indian reservations -- Wyoming; Indian allotments; Indians of North America -- Land tenure -- Montana; Indians of North America -- Land tenure...
    • This booklet provides information regarding the Native American tribes of Montana and Wyoming, chronicling significant changes in public policy with respect to the tribes, changes in population, and in economic and social conditions on reservations.
    • Small sites on and about Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, Garrison Reservoir, North Dakota

    • 1963
    • Indians of North America; Garrison Reservoir Region (N.D.) -- Antiquities; Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (N.D.); Excavations (Archaeology); Ethnology.
    • This report is based primarily upon data collected for the the Missouri Basin Project, River Basin Surveys, Smithsonian Institution, during the latter half of the 1950 field season and during the summer of 1951.
    • Of the Crow nation

    • 1935
    • Crow Indians; Indians of North America; Ethnology; America -- Antiquities.
    • Contents: Introduction (The life and works of Edwin Thompson Denig) -- Crow relationship to the Hidatsa -- Description of Crow country -- Population and major divisions -- Intertribal relations -- Raiding for horses -- Some characteristics of the...
    • Descriptive guide to coal development on the Crow Reservation

    • 1979
    • Crow Indians; Coal mines and mining; Crow Indian Reservation (Mont.)
    • This descriptive guide is designed to provide technical information to the Crow Tribe regarding the possible development of their coal resource. It is a summation of the probable impacts of coal development at three different assumed levels of...
    • The American Indian: a history of the Administration of Indian Affairs.

    • 1952-06-01
    • Indians of North America – History; Indians of North America – Government relations; Bureau of Indian Affairs -- Billings Area Office.
    • This report is issued as part of the program of the Department of the Interior for development of the Missouri River Basin. The brief chapters are titled: First settlers in a new continent - European discovery of the New World - Colonial policy...
    • The Montana-Wyoming Indian

    • 1958
    • Reservation (Mont.); Fort Peck Indian Reservation (Mont.); Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation (Mont.); Rocky Boy's Reservation (Mont.); Wind River Indian Reservation (Wyo.)
    • Booklet seeks to provide information about American Indians living in Montana and Wyoming, including a brief summary of their relationship with the Federal Government, the reservation structure, and some data regarding population, land ownership,...
    • The Montana-Wyoming Indian

    • 1965
    • Indians of North America; Blackfeet Indian Reservation (Mont.); Crow Indian Reservation (Mont.); Flathead Indian Reservation (Mont.); Fort Belknap Indian Reservation (Mont.); Fort Peck Indian Reservation (Mont.); Northern Cheyenne Indian...
    • Booklet written to show how contemporary Indians in Montana and Wyoming were living in the 1960s.
    • Environmental impact study on coal development, Crow Indian Reservation

    • 1978
    • Coal reserves; Coal mines and mining; Crow Indians -- Social conditions
    • This study of coal impact is designed to provide information to Crow Tribal leaders and other decision makers relative to principal environmental concerns or impacts resulting from various levels of coal development on the Crow Reservation and its...
    • Vacationing with Indians – a guide to campgrounds and tourist attractions on Indian Reservations.

    • [1965]
    • Indian reservations - Directories; Indian reservations - Guidebooks; Camp sites, facilities, etc. - Directories; Indians of North America; Tourism; Recreation areas.
    • American Indians today [1965] are bidding actively for a slice of the Nation’s ever growing tourism industry. The country’s earliest residents now welcome visitors to their reservations in increasing numbers, to fish, hunt, and camp outdoors, while...
    • Following old trails

    • 1913
    • Montana -- History; Montana -- Description and travel; Trails -- Montana
    • Following old trails
    • Le Blanc and La Gasse : Predecessors of David Thompson in the Columbian Plateau

    • 1966
    • Kootenai Indians; Piegan Indians; Indians of North America; Fur trade -- History; Whites -- Relations with Indians -- 19th century; Saleesh House (Mont.); Rocky Mountain House (Alta.); Thompson, David, 1770-1857
    • This paper attempts to piece together the story of two French-Canadian fur trappers, Le Blanc and Le Gasse, who were sent by explorer and trapper David Thompson to spend a winter with the Kutenai (i.e., Kootenai) Indians in 1800-1801.
    • Bear ceremonialism of the Kutenai Indians

    • 1966
    • Indians of North America; Kootenai Indians; Kootenai Indians -- Religion; Bears -- Religious aspects; Grizzly Bear -- Religious aspects; Black bear -- Religious aspects; Bear dance; Sun dance; Bears -- Utilization; Bears -- Mythology; Bears --...
    • This paper attempts to clarify the place of the bear in the religious practices of the Kootenai Indians by comparing interviews with tribe members and written accounts. Also compares Kootenai bear ceremonialism with that of other tribes in the...
    • The bison drive of the Blackfeet Indians.

    • 1962
    • Siksika Indians -- Hunting; Buffalo jump; Indians of North America -- Hunting; American bison; American bison hunting; Montana -- History; Buffalo meat; Indians -- Food; Indians -- Social life and customs.
    • Describes the Blackfeet Indians' rites and practices surrounding their bison drives, the communal nature of these drives and the role of the runner.
    • The starvation winter of the Piegan Indians, 1883-84.

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    • Piegan Indians – History; Indians of North America – History; Blackfeet Indian Reservation
    • During the winter months of 1883-1884, nearly 600 Piegans, a quarter of the tribe, died of starvation. The starvation was directly caused by the extermination of the buffalo. Leaflet no. 7 explains how the significant change in a traditional food...

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