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Missoula Montana History and Missoula County Hist.
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1   Link   A Study of Place Names in Missoula County (1961). Omundson, Don Bert
Masters Thesis - Montana State University
A great Missoula historical resource - Bibliography/sources see p. 221
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2   Link   Missoula Perspective Map - 1891 - Library of Congress
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3   Link   The bitter root (Lewisia rediviva) in science and in history (1929). Murray, Genevieve F.
Masters Thesis - University of Montana
"The greatest of all the bitter root digging grounds was in the valley where the city of Missoula, Montana,
is now located."
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4   Link   Missoula Vigilante Hangings - Did they hang an innocent man? - Alex Carter - [Part 3] Experiences of a Packer in Washington Territory Mining Camps - James W. Watt - The Washington Historical Quarterly - Jan., 1929 (see pp 44 - 45) - click on pdf
"I knew Alex Carter well..He was a tall, powerful, fine appearing man, and was not afraid of anything..way up at Hellgate, Montana..he was seized..taken out to a corral and hanged by the Montana vigilantes...We, who knew Carter, couldn't believe that he was guilty..I don't think Alex Carter deserved hanging." He was seized earlier & released.(Dimsdale) He may not be the only one! See prospector David Meiklejohn on Bunton.
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5   Link   The Great Circle (75 mile) Map of 5 Valleys - Missoula's commercial 'Empire'
See pp. 47 - 49
Chamber of Commerce folks used this map to coin the term "5 Valleys". Using their logic it should have been "6 Valleys", since the Idaho Clearwater Valley is linked in the circle.
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6   Link   Development of School District Number One Missoula County Montana 1911 - 1955 (1955) Volk, Maude S.
Masters Thesis University of Montana
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7   Link   Golden "M" Project: History lost and found, The (1999). Fisher, Sandra Koppenberg (free online book)
Well researched history of MCHS School.
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8   Link   99 years of MCHS Yearbooks - courtesy of Montana Memory Project
1916 - 2015
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9   Link   William T. Hamilton - 1st nonindigenous Missoula resident / businessman / writer
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10   Link   Missoula The Way It Was (1972). Koelbel, Lenora
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11   Link   Following Old Trails (1913). Stone, A. L.
"The stories which make up this little book were written originally for The Missoulian and for a year constituted a feature of the Sunday edition."
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12   Link   Bonner Milltown History Center - website
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13   Link   Ambush Alley - Discovering Lewis and Clark Website - Joseph Mussulman
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14   Link   Valley for Caesar, a pageant play (1956). O'Connor, Carroll J. - not what you'd expect from Archie Bunker
The Valley in this play is the Bitterroot. Inspired by local Montana history, Carroll O'Connor, then a student at U of M, wrote this play to depict the plight of Indians in Western Montana. "...the white man acted out certain farces called treaty conferences."
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15   Link   A Sketch of the Early History of Western Montana by Judge F. H. Woody (1896). Vol. 2, Contributions to the Historical Society of Montana
"The writer has never been able to find a translation for the word Missoula."
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16   Link   The First Fruit Trees in Missoula - Judge Frank Woody - Montana Horticultural Society - 1908
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17   Link   How an Early Pioneer Came to Montana and the Privations Encountered on the Journey (1910). Woody, Frank
Article from 'Contributions to the Montana Historical Society', Vol. 7, 1910.
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18   Link   Walla Walla and Missoula - Elliott, T. C. and Woody, Frank - The Washington Historical Quarterly - Oct., 1912
"Some times in the following night, I was only sorry that they did not catch and kill my guide, as he really needed killing." Frank H. Woody (pp 274-286)
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19   Link   Missoula County History
Found in History of Montana (1885). Leeson, M.A.
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20   Link   Missoula County
Chapter 33 - A History of Montana Vol. 1 (1913). Helen F. Sanders
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