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Aug
11
Saturday
Aug
11
Sat
Education :: Adult Education also Community :: History
How to Make a Million in the Wild West
1:30 PM
Montana Historical Society (east of the Capitol)
Description:
Saturday, August 11, 1:30 p.m., Bill Farley, How to Make a Million in the Wild West
The Wild West era in American history is replete with stories of prospectors, merchants and outlaws in search of great wealth. A rare few achieved their dreams, while everyone else either met their demise, returned home, or settled for steady wages working for others. In this presentation, author Bill Farley will discuss a variety of ways Wild West millionaires built their wealth—and kept it—in a landscape where there were few laws and a skeleton of a justice system. This program is being offered as part of Second Saturday at MHS is Sponsored by the Helena Community Credit Union and features free admission all day long and drawings for door prizes. Free admission is also offered at the Original Governor’s Mansion, 304 N. Ewing, where tours begin on the hour at noon, 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 p.m.

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Age Group: Adults
Venue: Montana Historical Society (east of the Capitol)
Address: 225 North Roberts Helena, MT 59620
Phone: (406) 444-2694

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