Montana Historical Society

Big Sky. Big Land. Big History.

Winter 2020


Vol. 70, No. 4

  • December 01 2020

Vol. 70, No. 4

Letter from the Editorby Diana L. Di Stefano

First Citizen of Montana The Business and Civic Legacy of Anton Holter
by John C. (Chris) Boe

“The days of traveling pill peddlers are done” The Establishment of Montana’s Board of Medical Examiners
by Todd L. Savitt

“Here she comes wearin’ them britches!” Saddles, Riding Skirts, and Social Reform in the Turn-of-the-Century Rural West
by Tracey Hanshew

“They do not, therefor, regard the boundary line as separating them”The Ktunaxa Nation and the Enforcement of the U.S.-Canadian Border, 1887
by Patrick Lozar

Montana Book Roundupby Aaron Parrett


Wolman and Smith, Aloha Rodeo, reviewed by John Ryan Fisher | Flynn, Without Reservation, reviewed by Linda M. Clemmons | Hampton, The Best Gift, reviewed by Abigail A. Van Slyck

On the cover

(front) Lady Buckeroo, by Charles M. Russell, ca. 1925; (back) Blackfeet doll, ca. 1880