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William E. Farr
Professor Emeritus of History; Associate Director, Center for the Rocky Mountain West
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PhD, University of Washington, 1971
Field of Study
Native Americans and the Rocky Mountain West; Medieval and Reformation Europe
Julius Seyler and the Blackfeet: An Impressionist at Glacier National Park. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2009.
Lanterns on the Prarie: The Blackfeet Photographs of Walter McClintock. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2009. (contributor)
"Going to Buffalo: Indian Hunting Migrations across the Rocky Mountains. Part 2, Civilian Permits, Army Escorts." Montana: The Magazine of Western History. 54 (Spring 2004): 26-44.
"Going to Buffalo: Indian Hunting Migrations across the Rocky Mountains. Part 1, Making Meat and Taking Robes." Montana: The Magazine of Western History. 53 (Winter 2003): 2-21.
"'When We Were First Paid': The Blackfeet Treaty, the Western Tribes, and the Creation of the Common Hunting Ground, 1855." Great Plains Quarterly. 21 (Spring 2001): 131-54.
Fifty Years After the Big Sky: New Perspectives on the Fiction and Films of A.B. Guthrie, Jr. Helena, MT: Montana Historical Society Press, 2001. (co-editor and introduction co-writer)
The Reservation Blackfeet, 1885-1945: A Photographic History of Cultural Survival. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1984. *Received Pacific Northwest Award for Achievement in Technical Communication, 1985; Pacific Northwest Bookseller's Award for Excellence, 1985.
Montana: Images of the Past. Boulder, CO: Pruett Publishing Co., 1978 (with K. Ross Toole)
John Wyclif as Legal Reformer. Studies in Medieval and Reformation Thought, Vol. X. Leiden, Netherlands, 1974.