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The Metis of Montana

Author Candi Zion Book Covers

Marcus Daly's Road to Montana

Photogragh of Marcus Daly

Digitized Montana Newspapers Online

Explore more than 821,927 full-text searchable pages from more than 140 newspapers (1873-2018) available through Montana Newspapers plus another 377,700 pages from more than 90 newspapers (1864-1963) on Chronicling America.


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MTHS Building Renovations

The Montana Historical Society’s galleries and research center are closed until early 2025 for renovations. The Museum Store is temporarily closed, but reopens Feb. 23, and the hours will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, and is closed weekends and holidays.

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Native American artifacts

From Our Collection: Montana's Charlie Russell