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cover of The Yellowstone Story; A History of Our First National Park. Volume One [only; an odd vol]

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Bozeman, MT: Yellowstone Library and Museum Association, 1964. Paperback. xx, 385p., b&w illustrations from period photography, softbound in 9x6 inch decorated wraps. Front cover has a light vertical crease, both covers mildly edgeworn, sound clean and unmarked within. A good to very good copy of the first book of a pair.
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cover of Effects of the Works Program on rural relief. A survey of rural relief cases closed in seven states, July through November 1935

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Washington: GPO, 1938. Paperback. xxiv, 115p., wraps, spine worn and faded else good condition, 7x10 inches. The seven states are Montana, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Iowa, West Virginia, North Carolina and Georgia. Works Progress Administration. Division of Social Research, research monograph 13.
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cover of Testimony of Philip O. Keeney and Mary Jane Keeney and statement regarding their background; hearings before the Committee on Un-American Activities, House of Representatives, Eighty-first Congress, first session. May 24, 25 ; June 9, 1949

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Washington DC: GPO, 1949. Pamphlet. iii, 221-277, 4p., wraps, very good condition. Corporate author: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities. Philip Keeney was a librarian fired for supporting the formation of a branch of a teachers' union and for opposing the censorship of library materials in Montana. He was successfully reinstated but left shortly after reinstatement. With… Read more
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cover of Standard Oil Company (Indiana) 1934 Official Road Map Montana

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Chicago: The H.M. Gousha Company, 1934. Single folio leaf, 17.5x23 inches, stiffish feel (either 24 or 32 # paperstock), alkaline with just a touch of toning, printed in blue with onlaid routes executed in red ink, folded four times to make the classic "gas station map" of 9x4 inches. Nice tripartite cover illustration using the two colors to advantage,… Read more
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cover of Wildlife [signed]

Wildlife [signed]

by Ford, Richard

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Published
1990
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9780871133489
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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1990. Hardcover. 177p., signed by the author on half-title page, fine first edition in cloth boards and unclipped bright dj. Fourth novel, this one set in Montana.
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cover of Direct mail on a shoestring

Direct mail on a shoestring

by Ballenger, Bruce P.

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Published
1984
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Helena, MT: Northern Rockies Action Group, 1984. Pamphlet. 24p., wraps, very good condition, 8.5x11 inches. NRAG was active on environmental issues and also includes examples from a Montana based abortion rights group. The NRAG papers, vol. 4, no. 4, Sping 1984.
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cover of Notorious Grizzly Bears. W.P. Hubbard in collaboration with Seale Harris

Notorious Grizzly Bears. W.P. Hubbard in collaboration with Seale Harris

by Hubbard, W.P., Seale Harris

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Published
1960
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£7.52

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Denver CO: Sage Books, 1960. Paperback. 205p., illustrated with b&w photography, softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch wraps. A worn copy with small chip and tear at the heel, dots of foxing to terminal blanks, a hint of foodstain to back cover (Goldilocks' copy?) but text is unmarked, clean and sound, a good reading copy.
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cover of The Black Bear in Modern North America. Proceedings of the Workshop on the Management Biology of North American Black Bear [held in] Kalispell, Montana, February 17-19, 1977

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Missoula MT: Boone and Crockett Club. Paperback. 300p., illustrated with charts and tables, and a number of B&w photos, softbound in 9x6 inch colorphoto wraps. Find the ownership initials and private library statement of A. Starker Leopold on ffep, and an underline on the titlepage (of author's last name), an else very good clean sound copy.
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cover of Profile of the Montana Native American. Prepared for: Mr. Merle Lucas, Coordianator of Indian Affairs, Office of the Governor, Helena, Montana

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San Francisco / Helena MT: Bureau of Indian Affairs / Montana United Indian Association, 1974. 247p., a mass of statistical tables punctuated with minimal commentary, softbound in 11x8.5 inch copyshop wraps under a simple cover sheet; slight handling soil, small ownership name writ small on titlepage, a very good copy.
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cover of Wasting Libby: The True Story of How the WR Grace Corporation Left a Montana Town to Die (and Got Away With It)

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Oakland: AK Press, 2010. Paperback. 298p., wraps, 5 x 7.5 inches, very good condition.
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cover of Build a united labor and progressive movement. For employment and economic security, for democracy and peace. 1939 May Day Statement of the Joint May Day Conference of Silver Bow County

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[Butte, MT]: Joint May Day Conference of Silver Bow County, 1939. Broadside. Broadside, 9x12 inches, print on one side only, all text, paper browned and chipped on edges with a few closed tears else good condition.
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cover of Official Due Card

Official Due Card

by International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Chauffeurs, Stablemen, and Helpers

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Published
1926
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Butte: Teamsters' Union, 1926. [10p.], 2.25x8.25 inches, stiff card covers rubbed; filled out with the information for a Butte teamster, with dues stamps showing activity from late 1926 to early 1928.
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cover of The Bishop gets hooked: a fishing funeral in Wisdom, MT

The Bishop gets hooked: a fishing funeral in Wisdom, MT

by Hunsaker, Douglas J.

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Published
2002
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Helena, MT: Ye Olde Bedllam Books, Khaos Press, 2002. 92p., 8.5x11 inches, preface, introduction, map, photo of cow, publicity papers laid-in, very good signed/limited edition #99/101, spiral-bound wraps, personal inscription to "Queen's Vernacular" author Bruce Rodgers, signed by the author. Vanity press humorous story about fishing and funerals in MT.
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cover of Monthly Report April-October 1912

Monthly Report April-October 1912

by Western Federation of Miners, Pony Miners and Millman's Union, Number 131

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Published
1912
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Pony, Montana: Western Federation of Miners, 1912. Seven 8x12-inch printed forms with written data, very good condition. The WFM union miners Local 131 of Pony, MT entered monthly figures on its membership, income and expenses, and other information for filing with the WFM. The local suffered high unemployment during this period. Gold mining was prevalent in this area in… Read more
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cover of Notice workers! Stay away from Butte, Montana. Overcrowded now [adhesive label]

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Butte: Allied Printing Trades Council union bug, [190-?]. 2.25x1.25 inch label, unused, still crisp. The use of such labels for Butte is attested in the 1890s, but this is most likely an early 20th century version.
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cover of A governor's wife on the mining frontier; the letters of Mary Edgerton from Montana, 1863 - 1865, edited and with an introduction by James L. Thane, Jr.

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Salt Lake City: Tanner Trust Fund, University of Utah Library, 1976. 148p., period illustrations, endsheet maps, rubricated title and chaper heads, first edition openweave cloth boards in decorated uncoated dj; nice production limited to 1250 cc. The unclipped jacket has picked up some soil and a light small splash on the back panel, a very good copy. Number 7… Read more
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cover of Pulse and other poems

Pulse and other poems

by Burns, William

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Published
1991
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Georgetown: Talisman Literary Research, Inc, 1991. 30p., 6.5x9.5 inches, very good first edition chapbook in sewn wraps and cream dj. Posthumous publication (his only book) of a California educator who retired to his birthplace of Butte, MT where he died before this book saw print.Blurbs on the inner flap from Ronald Sharp of Kenton Review, Pulitzer winner Peter Viereck,… Read more
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cover of The $10,000 Issue: sponsoring the "$10,000-a-family income limitation plan. Security, peace, plenty and playtime to America's millions

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Billings, MT: the author, 1942. Pamphlet. [12p.], pictorial wraps, minor pen notation on back cover. Apparently intended as an issue of a periodical, though the contents do not suggest any continuity with other issues. Argues for a ban on high incomes, stating that no rich man acquired his wealth honestly.
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cover of Light flashbacks; - to a dark time; a collection of sometimes humorous anecdotes about life in Wisconsin and easterm Montana in the early 1900's

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Salem: Self published, 1981. 129p., illustrated with drawings and photos, worn, soiled and slightly torn pictorial wraps. Fair copy only, inscribed and signed by the author. Author was born and raised in Wisconsin, taught in Montana and resides in Salem, Oregon.
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cover of Butte Beauticians' Union No. 635, J.B.H.C. & P. Int. U. of A. Scale of Prices

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Butte, MT: Butte Beauticians' Union, 1960. Undated stiff board, very good, 8.5x11 inches, listing prices for 30 different procedures; a shampoo and set is $2.50 and the priciest items is a wig cut and set for $25.
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