Else Trygstad-Burke


Else Trygstad-Burke is the Education and Outreach Coordinator at Gallatin History Museum in Bozeman. She has a BA in History from Montana State University and an MA in Museum Studies from University of San Francisco.

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Mon. Apr. 1st, 2019

Eugene Onegin: An Ode to Love and Grandeur in Imperial Russia

Else Trygstad-Burke

This April, Intermountain Opera Bozeman will bring to the stage an epic story of romance, jealousy, and aristocratic life set to one of the most beautiful musical scores ever written. Eugene Onegin is an opera with something for everyone:…

Tue. May. 1st, 2018

Exploring History on Bozeman’s Trails

Else Trygstad-Burke

I think about history quite a bit when I am running in Bozeman and on its surrounding trails. There is something very special about living in a place where the county’s history is visible everywhere you go. This article, intended for…

Thu. Feb. 1st, 2018

Bozeman's History: A Love Story

Else Trygstad-Burke

In the later part of her life, Mrs. Sarah J. Tracy (the wife of William H. Tracy) stated that “My love of our town has grown with the years, and I think of it always by the name Davis Willson used to call it: ‘Bozeman the…