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North Dakota History - Featured Articles

North Dakota History: Journal of the Northern Plains, and its predecessors, has been published for more than one hundred years. Below are links to a Summer 2016 article on frontier photographer Orlando S. Goff and several past articles. The Summer 2016 journal and many back issues of the journal are available for purchase at the museum store.

A journal subscription is a membership benefit of the State Historical Society of North Dakota Foundation.

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Featured Articles:

Chasing an Enigma: Frontier Photographer Orlando S. Goff,
North Dakota History
, 81.2: 3-26 2.15MB pdf

"The Builder" Interview with Bill Guy, North Dakota History, 71.1 & 2: 2-49 24.9MB pdf

“‘Adding Picture to Sound’: Early Television in North Dakota,” North Dakota History, 60.3: 2-23 (1993) 12MB pdf

Sully’s Expedition of 1865 featuring the Killdeer Mountain and Badland Battles, North Dakota History, 31.1: 25-77 16MB pdf

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