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Chapter 20 - Building a New Montana, 1945 - 1965


Online textbook: Chapter 20 - (.pdf)

Worksheet 1: Comparing Points of View - (.pdf)

Worksheet 2: Map Skills - (.pdf)

Learning from Historical Documents:

Journalists' Reminiscence about Working on Anaconda Company-owned Newspapers

Letter from Sam Chase, Vice President of the Montana Power Company, to the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers, Regarding the Knowles Dam

Letter from S. R. Logan, Board Member of Committee for Paradise Dam, to Clifford Davis, Regarding the Knowles Dam

Interesting Links

Learn more about the Hutterites, one of the most distinctive groups in Montana. 

Discover the history of the Minuteman missile


Spinning Marvels, Marias Fair, photo by Jack Gilluly, Montana Historical Society Photo Archives PAc 78-18

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