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Articles with keyword "American West"

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An American Legend

A biography of Daniel Boone is published 140 years after it was written.

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Changing with the Times

From horses to motorcars, an exhibition chronicles cultural change among the Plateau Indians.

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Write ’Em Cowboy

Poetry of life on the range finds an audience in Nebraska.

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Storylines America

In spaces as vast as Montana, book groups take to the airwaves.

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Watershed

Seven states that share the waters of the mighty Colorado examine their heritage.

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Outgrowing Myths

Writer William Kittredge reflects on the passing of the Old West and the growing pains of the new with NEH Chairman William R. Ferris.

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Marion Cott: Building Community in Kansas

Marion Cott works to strengthen community in Kansas.

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Uncovering a Sunken Treasure

The Hawley brothers speak with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about unearthing a steamship buried in a Kansas cornfield.

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“Little Sure Shot”: the Saga of Annie Oakley

 A new film describes how a ladylike demeanor and deadeye aim made Phoebe Anne Moses famous.