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Articles written by Austin Haney

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  • Blaine County Museum Memo

    Austin Haney|Dec 13, 2023

    December is shaping up to be a great month over here at the museum! On Wednesday December 6th we put on a “parfleche workshop” for 28 area kids in conjunction with the wonderful folks over at the Blaine County Library. The parfleche workshop was an interactive program where kids were able to learn about the history and importance of parfleche: a versatile and beautiful painted rawhide container used by many Indigenous Peoples. At the conclusion of a short talk and slideshow, kids were given their own pieces of actual rawhide and were able to...

  • Hello from New Employee and Upcoming Speaker at Blaine County Museum

    Austin Haney|Nov 8, 2023

    Hello there Blaine County! My name is Austin Haney and I'll be working as the Museum's temporary Education and Interpretive Specialist this winter, a position made possible by funding from the National Park Service. I'm originally from Great Falls and have worked at a couple historic sites and museums over the years. I've been the park ranger over at Bear Paw Battlefield for three summers now, and I am thrilled to be able to stay in the area to help with some new projects going on here at the...