Montana Historical Society Press


MHS Press publishes regional books on the history and cultural resources of Montana. Book titles with asterisks (*) are available as ebooks from most major online ebook retailers.

The award-winning quarterly, Montana The Magazine of Western History, contains articles on the history of Montana and the West. Search the magazine index for a more comprehensive catalog of articles. To obtain prices and/or purchase back issues, email or call (406) 444-4708. Copies may also be available at your local library or the MHS Research Center.

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Autumn 2016

Autumn 2016

Vol. 66, No. 3

Created: Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Vol. 66, No. 3

“Realizing the Chance of Your Life”A Wisconsin Doctor Moves to Missoula, 1905
by Todd L. Savitt

Nurse, Mother, MidwifeSusie Walking Bear Yellowtail and the Struggle for Crow Women’s Reproductive Autonomy
by Brianna Theobald

After the West Was WonHow African American Buffalo Soldiers Invigorated the Helena Community in Early Twentieth-Century Montana
by Anthony Wood

Fraud at Fort ParkerHow Corruption and Contracting Built Early Bozeman
by Crystal Alegria and Marsha Fulton

“I was smitten with the West”The Montana Historical Society celebrates Brian W. Dippie
by Charles E. Rankin

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Bottomly-O’looney and Lambert, Montana’s Charlie Russell, reviewed by Larry Len Peterson | Brooks, Restoring the Shining Waters, reviewed by Cody Ferguson | Elofson, So Far and Yet so Close, reviewed by Matthew Todd | Jones, Epiphany in the Wilderness, reviewed by Andrea Smalley | Martin and Martin, Horsehair Bridles, reviewed by Lyndel Meikle | Mathes, ed., The Women’s National Indian Association, reviewed by Clyde Ellis | Jensen and Patterson, eds., Travels with Frances Densmore, reviewed by Karen E. Phoenix

On the cover

(front) Aspen Vista, by Ernest Martin Hennings, n.d.; (back) Medicine kit, c. 1890