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 2020

Autumn 2020

Vol. 70, No. 3

Created: Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Vol. 70, No. 3

Investigating Negligence in Indian AffairsCharles C. C. Painter, the Indian Rights Association, and the Blackfeet Famine of 1883–1885
by Valerie Sherer Mathes

Mike Mansfield, Burton K. Wheeler, and the Montana Senate Campaign of 1946by Marc C. Johnson

“What is a country without horses?” Robert Yellowtail and Horse Herd Restoration on the Crow Reservation, 1934–1944
by Kerri Keller Clement, Winner, 2020 Emerging Scholars Contest

On the Wing The Success of Montana’s Warm Springs Game Bird Farm, 1929–1983
by Cole Wandler

CommentaryWarrior Spirit: Honoring the Legacy of American Indians’ U.S. Military Service
by Herman Viola, Cheryl Hughes, and Laura Ferguson

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Specht, Red Meat Republic, reviewed by Kristin Gates | Scofield, Outriders, reviewed by John Calvin Stefanek | Nugent, Color Coded, reviewed by Chuck Johnson | Hedren, Rosebud, June 17, 1876, reviewed by Jon G. James | Morris, In the Wake of Lewis and Clark, reviewed by Michael A. Hill | Johnson, Political Hell-Raiser, reviewed by Keith Edgerton

On the cover

Country Road, by Terry Redlin, 1980