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Photo by Ms. Mykaela Stuart of North Pole, Alaska

About the Cowman Poet-Novelist:
Montana Kid Hammer

Montana Kid Hammer, Kid, a Montana native, author and educator whose abode, La Almosta Rancho, is nestled in the hills just north of Fairbanks, Alaska, enjoys horseback riding, history studies, and traveling the agrarian west. Educated at Eastern Montana College, Hillsdale College, and the Institute of Children's Literature, he is self-published locally with an Old West short-story volume, several poetry volumes, and has produced professional-technical submissions, along with his widely sought after Ornery and Slim storybook series.

Kid is a Life member in the NRA, the Single Action Shooting Society, and the Golden Heart Shootist Society of Fairbanks, and holds a Colonelcy in the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels. He teaches language arts, and offers seminars entitled Author-2-Author and Cowboy in the Classroom. He does US Civil War Living History presentations for folks of all ages as his way of sharing this most marvelous time in American history with peoples of the twenty-first century, and is richly blessed for his doing of such a national topic.

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