During the Great Depression of the 1930s thousands of writers were hired by the Works Project Administration to create hundreds of guidebooks on all of the states in the U.S. These volumes that were produced became known as theAmerican Guide Series. This series has been described as the biggest, fastest and most original research job in the history of the world.No library collection in Montana would be complete without a copy of Montana: A State Guide Book.He staked his claim, bought or built his equipment, panned his pay dirt, and put the product of his labor into his own poke. ... followed Marcus Daly to Butte from the silver mines of Nevada, joined forces to prevent a threatened wage reduction.
|Title||:||Montana: A State Guide Book|
|Author||:||Federal Writers Project|
|Publisher||:||Somerset Publishers, Inc. - 1939-01-01|