Analyzing a Primary Source -
Women Homesteading -
Learning from Historical Documents:
"Boyhood Recollections: A Narrative of Homestead Days in North Eastern
Montana," by Otto Jorgensen
Letter from W. M. Black to Gov.
Joseph Dixon, from Shelby, 1921, Requesting Aid for Drought
Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway Montana Homesteading Brochure
Learn about sod houses through this interactive game
Smithsonian National Museum of American History.
of Evelyn Cameron, whose pictures capture the open range and
homestead eras near Terry.
homesteading stories of Esther, Lydia and Anna Strasburger.
View a video, created by Salish Kootenai College, about
allotment and homesteading on the Flathead Reservation (be
patient: the video is slow to load.)
Gallatin Valley wheat field, photo by Albert
Schlechten, Bozeman, MT, Montana Historical Society Photo Archives