Art, Guns and Culture
Artful Persistence

Artful Persistence

The National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum's Annual Prix de West showcases the best in Western art.       Western art as a genre...

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My Stage Partners

My Stage Partners

Fred Nolan and Robert Utley could riff with the best of them. In April of 2012, I was giving a history talk in a tent on the concourse of Ruidoso...

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Idaho Trout

Idaho Trout

Idaho may be synonymous with potatoes, but trout has been a pioneer staple since it was first settled where cold rivers, streams and creeks were...

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Crazy Hunt

Crazy Hunt

Our team’s quest to capture Crazy Horse’s visage was a bear.     There are no known photographs of Crazy Horse. Yes, there are several...

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A Flood of Fakes

A Flood of Fakes

  The silverwork is perfect, the turquoise is spectacular, so is the price tag, but after all, this was made by a Native American and will be a...

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