Sergio Leone Web Board
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
June 17, 2018, 08:44:03 PM
:


+  Sergio Leone Web Board
|-+  Other/Miscellaneous
| |-+  Off-Topic Discussion (Moderators: cigar joe, moviesceleton, Dust Devil)
| | |-+  The Italian Section of Montana
0 and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. « previous next »
: [1]
: The Italian Section of Montana  ( 1598 )
cigar joe
Moderator
Bounty Killer
*****
Offline Offline

Posts: 13035


easy come easy go


« : November 25, 2004, 04:09:28 PM »

The Bitteroot Valley of Montana was the ancestral home of the Flathead/Salish tribe of Native Americans. Sometime between 1812 & 1820 a party of French trappers and Iroquios visited the Flathead/Salish, association with the Iroquois who were educated in a mission near Montreal convinced the Flathed/Salish that it would be a good idea to have some blackrobes among them.  In 1831 a party of natives traveled to St. Louis to ask just that. A number of the Jeuits who came to the Bitteroot Valley were Italians. And this part of Montana still has some Italian place names. A town called Florence a Lake Como and north of Missoula The towns of Ravalli and St. Ignace.

Here is a pictue of Lake Como with Trapper Peak in the bg. Also Cigar Joe revealed in a leather hat & smoking an "angel eyes" tobacco pipe, lol.




« : November 25, 2004, 09:51:29 PM cigar joe »

"When you feel that rope tighten on your neck you can feel the devil bite your ass"!
: [1]  
« previous next »
:  



Visit FISTFUL-OF-LEONE.COM

SMF 2.0.15 | SMF © 2017, Simple Machines
0.05265