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Graduate Student Research and Scholarship

Dissertations, Theses, and Professional Papers 1984-2013

Robert Gardner (2013)

Dissertation

Technological Forests: Engineering Nature with Tree Planting on the Great Plains, 1870-1944

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E. Jerry Jessee (2013)

Dissertation

Radiation Ecologies: Bombs, Bodies, and Environment During the Atmospheric Nuclear Weapons Testing Period, 1942-1965

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Derek Akin (2013)

Vigilantes and Desperadoes: Sectionalism in Civil War Montana

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Jeffrey Bartos (2013)

The Blight of the Federation: James McParland, The Pinkerton National Detective Agency, and The Western Federation of Miners, 1892-1907

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Chad Freitag (2013)

Cold Warriors and Vietnam: Mike Mansfield's Role in American Foreign Policy

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Bryan Sciulli (2013)

Seeing Like A Corporation: The World's Columbian Exposition Company

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Gary Sims (2013)

Damn the Torpedoes: The Creation of Knowledge During World War II

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Craig Townsend (2013)

The Struggle to Build a Railroad to Cooke City Montana

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Paul Sivitz (2012)

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Communication and Community: Moving Scientific Knowledge in Britain and America, 1732-1782

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Diane Smith (2012)

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Animals and Artifacts: Specimen Exchanges and Displays in Yellowstone National Park, the National Museum, and the National Zoo, 1846 to 1916

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Brad Snow (2012)

Dissertation

Living with Lead: An Environmental History of the Coeur D'Alenes, 1885-2011

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Kris Gayer (2012)

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Alex Manigault (2012)

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Kelly Kirk (2011)

State of Change: Gender and the 1972 MT Constitutional Convention

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Jacob Rubow (2010)

The Province of the Geologist

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Francis Johnson (2008)

Lines of Copper, Tears and Glass

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Walker Asserson (2007)

The Economist in the Garden

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Michael Wise (2007)

Wolves and Whiskey

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Erin Meyer (2006)

"To Grace Your Face" with Halo Pearls: Class-based Advertising to Women in the "Slicks" and Pulps

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Merri Ketterer (2006)

Stereoscoping Race and Gender in Virginia City

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Sunday Walker-Kuntz (2006)

Land, Life and Femme Sole: Women Homesteaders

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Jen Brown (2005)

Hatcheries, Hybrids and the Creation of a Heralded Blue Ribbon Trout Stream

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Charissa Fuhrman (2005)

Atomic BA: The Loss of Nuclear Expertise in the Cold War

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Susan Martin (2005)

Pumps in the Woods: History of Women's Uniforms in the National Park Service

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Bridgette Case (2004)

The Women's Protective Union

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Shannon Hope (2004)

Walking A Crooked Line: Alvin M. Joesephy Jr.

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Shannon Ongaro (2004)

The Historical Power of the Imagination

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Miles Travis (2004)

Mixed Messeges: Thomas Calloway and the American Negro Exhibit of 1900

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Matthew White (2004)

Requiem the Night: The Nocturnes of Frederic Remington and the Dawn of the 20th Century

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Molly Holz (2003)

The Minutemen Missiles in Montana

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Sharyn Sears (2003)

An Insatiable Hunger: Fashion, Leisure and the Appetite for Animals

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Kathleen Werner (2003)

Mobilizing the Rural Home Front: The Extention, Montana Women, and World War II

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Joshua Kelly (2002)

America's Laboratory: Yellowstone's Forgotten Tradition

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Cora Larson (2002)

Cattle Grazing and Public Lands in the American West 1865-Present

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Chris Rodi (2002)

Reclaiming the Possibility of Historical Accuracy

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Rusty Hawkins (2001)

Eugenics in the Treasure State: Montana's Buried Past

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April Fosdick (1999)

Early Strategies for Women's Rights

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James Jenks (1999)

Judging Poverty: Institutional Poverty Relief in Gallatin County During the Nineteenth Century

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Jennifer Dunn (1998)

Defining the Other: Southern, Central and Eastern European Immigrants in Butte Montana 1900-1920

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Rachel Fleming (1997)

World War II Prisoners of Conscience

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Peggy Riley (1996)

Women of the Great Falls African Methodist Episcopal Church

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Delbert Van Denberg (1996)

Building Castles in the Air: Andreas Wormser, Immigrant Locator and Land Developer

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Zane Fullbright (1994)

Miners, Movers and Moldboards:The Settlement of the Castle Mountains

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Molly McAuliffe (1993)

Playing by Men's Rules: Montana's Rodeo Cowgirls of Yesterday and Today

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Lindsey Miller (1993)

Evolution of a Civil Libertarian: Burton K. Wheeler 1910-1918

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E. Derek Strahn (1992)

Asking for Survival: The Environmental Implications of Cultural Revitalization of the Fort Belknap Reservation

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Joseph Weixelman (1992)

The Power to Evoke Wonder: Native Americans and the Geysers of Yellowstone National Park

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Martha Foster (1991)

Of Baggage and Bondage: Gender and Status Among Hitdatsa and Crow Women

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Jeffrey Sinnott (1991)

Television, Translators, and the Second Class TV Citizen: A Montana Case Study 1955-1970

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Micki Sue Abercrombie

Rise and Fall of the National Farmer's Union as a Liberal Force During the Cold War Era

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Travis Annette

Where the Buffalo Roam: The Migration of the French Red River Metis to Lewistown, MT

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Kevin Conradt

Weather in Montana History

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Peter Holman

Unintended Consquences: How the Crow Indians Used Their Education in Ways the Government Never Intended 1885-1920