April 2014

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Peter Iverson on Navajo History

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Nez Perce in Yellowstone

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Gunsmoke’s Gun for Hire

Rough Drafts 4/14

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Davy Crockett’s “Ol’ Betsy” Found

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Battle of the Plaza

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A Saga of Bloody Kansas

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On the Trail of History

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CSI: Fort Union

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Profile in Leadership

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Who was the greatest of the bank and train robbers?

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Thomas Brent Smith

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What happened to Tombstone Judge Wells Spicer?

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Rediscovering the Mandan’s Heart of the World

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Thomas Eidson’s book, adapted as The Missing, features a torture scene where Apaches sew a man into an animal skin and put it over a fire. The animal skin shrinks and suffocates the man inside. Did Indians really do that?

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Race, Rodeo and the West

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Were Freemasons prevalent in the Old West?

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Living for the Dream in Your Heart

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Saving Madam Jennie’s Place

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Huber’s Café

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Mules & Canyons, Oh My!

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April 2014 Events

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Buried Treasures

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Wyatt Earp’s Alaskan Adventure

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On the Trail of Old Arizona

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JUSTIFIED: SEASON FOUR

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Texas Hill Country Trail: Cavalry, Cowboys and Germans

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Timothy O’Sullivan

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Rambles Through the Nebraska Panhandle

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On the California Trail: Salt Lake City to Sacramento

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Following North Dakota’s Sheyenne River

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Did Wyatt Earp ever drive or own a car?

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Bozeman Trail

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True Westerner of 2014

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The First Lincoln County War