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Montana History Minute: Why the Billings American Legion owned 2 World War I machine guns

Montana History Minute: Why the Billings American Legion owned 2 World War I machine guns

Yellowstone County Museum director Benjamin Nordlund discusses the history of the World War I Maxim machine gun and how the Billings American Legion came to acquire a pair.

August 18, 2014 6:22 am Video Loading…
Montana History Minute: Why the Billings American Legion owned two World War I machine guns

Montana History Minute: Why the Billings American Legion owned two World War I machine guns

Yellowstone County Museum director Benjamin Nordlund discusses the history of the World War I Maxim machine gun and how the Billings American Legion came to acquire a pair.

August 18, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Montana History Minute: Buckskins weren't just a fashion statement for Lewis and Clark

Montana History Minute: Buckskins weren't just a fashion statement for Lewis and Clark

Pompey's Pillar National Monument manager Jeff Kitchens explains why buckskin outfits were popular choice on the Lewis and Clark Expedition.

July 28, 2014 6:21 am Video Loading…
Montana History Minute: Heffner Steps provided early access to the Rims

Montana History Minute: Heffner Steps provided early access to the Rims

Historian Blain Fandrich explains why and how the Heffner Steps were carved into the side of the Rims.

July 07, 2014 6:22 am Video
Montana History Minute - Heffner Steps provided early access to the Rims

Montana History Minute - Heffner Steps provided early access to the Rims

Historian Blain Fandrich explains why and how the Heffner Steps were carved into the side of the Rims.

July 06, 2014 12:15 amLoading…
Montana History Minute: First dinosaur embryos found were in Montana

Montana History Minute: First dinosaur embryos found were in Montana

Museum of the Rockies curator of paleontology Jack Horner talks about the dinosaur embryos found in Montana.

June 30, 2014 7:03 am Video Loading…
Montana Prehistory Minute: First dinosaur embryos found were in Montana

Montana Prehistory Minute: First dinosaur embryos found were in Montana

Museum of the Rockies curator of paleontology Jack Horner talks about the dinosaur embryos found in Montana.

June 30, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Montana History Minute: Homesteaders harvest sheep power

Montana History Minute: Homesteaders harvest sheep power

Museum of the Rockies history curator Michael Fox discusses a popular device that allowed homesteaders to use sheep on treadmills to power their devices.

June 02, 2014 8:00 amLoading…
Montana Prehistory Minute: The ancient sea monsters of Montana

Montana Prehistory Minute: The ancient sea monsters of Montana

Museum of the Rockies curator of paleontology Jack Horner discusses the sea creatures that inhabited the inland seaway that covered Montana 90 million years ago.

May 26, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Montana History Minute: Crow people's strong bond with the horse

Montana History Minute: Crow people's strong bond with the horse

Little Big Horn College history professor Dr. Tim McCleary describes the history of the Apsalooke's passion for horses.

April 28, 2014 1:00 amLoading…
Montana History Minute: Hollywood inadvertently saves historic Billings building

Montana History Minute: Hollywood inadvertently saves historic Billings building

Billings Depot executive director Jennifer Mercer explains the history of the historic train station and how a Tom Cruise movie may have spared it from demolition.

April 22, 2014 10:28 amLoading…

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