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 2019

Autumn 2019

Vol. 69, No. 3

Created: Sunday, September 1, 2019

Vol. 69, No. 3

Celebrating the “Real Americans” The Indian Paintings of Joseph Henry Sharp
by Dr. Peter H. Hassrick

“Escaped Up Certain Trees”Fugitive Hank Buckner and the Fight for Law and Order in Idaho and Montana Territories, 1864–1866
by Ronald H. Limbaugh

“The Biggest Public Health Experiment Ever”The Polio Pioneers and Montana’s Contribution to the Elimination of Polio in the United States
by Todd S. Harwell, MPH; Stacey L. Anderson, MPH; Greg S. Holzman, MD, MPH; and Steven D. Helgerson, MD, MPH

CommentaryCoyotes on the Road: The 2017 Westminster Expedition
by Jeff Nichols and Brent Olson

From the SocietyThe Montana Brewery Oral History Project
by Anneliese Warhank

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Martin, Ties, Rails, and Telegraph Wires, reviewed by Daniel J. Burge | Edwards, Friefeld, and Wingo, Homesteading the Plains, reviewed by Sarah Carter | Rensink, Native but Foreign, reviewed by Andrew H. Fisher | Bugros McLean, Remembering Lucile, reviewed by Michael K. Johnson

On the cover

(front) Winter Sports, by Joseph Henry Sharp, ca. 1910; (back) WPA Poster, 1939