I found two articles from the Anaconda Standard, both about programs (one in 1897 and one in 1898) put on children by attending the Butte Bnai Israel congregation's religious education program .
Montana is one of the 39 states participating in Chronicling America. Right now, issues from 38 Montana newspapers are online and searchable by key word. Newly available are
- Bozeman Weekly Chronicle, 1887-1888
- Great Falls Daily Tribune, 1919-1922
- Neihart Herald, 1891-1901
- River Press (Fort Benton), 1905-1914
Want to know more about Chronicling America and ways to use it in the classroom? This post from last March is a good starting point: Searching Chronicling America
EdSITEment, the National Endowment for the Humanities site for educators, also has great resources for using Chronicling America, including tutorials and lesson plans.
For more on Hanukkah, see last year's post, my Favorite Montana Hanukkah Story--and Resources to Teach It.