Nebraska Authors

Velma Ruth Kvale

Born 1898-05-12 Hastings, NE (USA)

Died 1979-11-04
Ronan, MT

The author wrote about the history of Alaska and Montana, and some children's stories. Her book, Where the Buffalo Roamed, 1976, is a history of Ronan, Montana, the Mission Mountain range, and the Mission valley.

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  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction


Alaska--History; Montana--History; Pioneer Life; Women;


Petticoat Pioneers of Alaska. 1978.
Tobuk: Reindeer Herder. 1968.
Where the Buffalo Roamed. 1976.

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Velma Ruth Kvale

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