Traveling Exhibition

Helena, Montana

August 28 - September 30, 2019

The traveling exhibition John Etchart and the Basque Legacy in Montana features the ranching career of John Etchart (1882-1943), a Basque immigrant who started off as a sheepherder in California’s Santa Monica hills and rose to become one of the most knowledgeable ranchers in Montana

John Etchart, ca. 1939. Tampico, Montana. Source: Etchart Family

John Etchart

           

and the Basque Legacy in Montana

Curated by Dr. Iker Saitua

John Etchart

           

JOHN ETCHART AND THE BASQUE LEGACY IN MONTANA

Helena, Montana

August 28, 2019 - September 6, 2019 

Goodkind Block Partners Building

September 6, 2019 - September 30, 2019 

City County Building

Exhibition sponsored by the Montana History Foundation. Supported by the Department of History at Carroll College and the Etchart Family. Organized by Iker Saitua, Basque Government  postdoctoral fellow in history at University of California Riverside and University of the Basque Country (UPV-EHU)

 

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