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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Spring 1983

Spring 1983

Vol. 33, No. 2

Created: Monday, March 21, 1983

Vol. 33, No. 2

Peyotism in Montanaby Omer C. Stewart

Western Saddlemakers, 1865–1920by Oliver Knight

The Western Federation of Miners in Two Copper Camps The Impact of the Michigan Copper Miners’ Strike on Butte’s Local No. 1
by Arthur W. Thurner

Police Reform in Montana,1890–1918by Robert A. Harvie and Larry V. Bishop

Montana Episodes Skirmish at Goose Creek: Edmond R. P. Shurly’s Bozeman Trail Reminiscence
by Brian Cockhill, ed.

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Holliday, The World Rushed In, reviewed by Andrew Rolle | Bennett, Death, Too, for The-Heavy-Runner and Howard, American Frontier Tales, reviewed by Peter Iverson | Dunae, Gentlemen Emigrants, reviewed by Jorgen Dahlie | Harlow, California Conquered, reviewed by Richard Dillon | Stauffer, Mari Sandoz, reviewed by Frederick C. Luebke | Hunt, Legacy of the West, reviewed by Al Lowman | Dippie, Remington and Russell, reviewed by Joseph Stuart | Miner, Wichita, reviewed by Elliott West | Lawson, Dammed Indians, reviewed by Herbert T. Hoover | Robbins, Lumberjacks and Legislators, reviewed by Gerald D. Nash | Walker, An Account of a Voyage to the North West Coast of America, reviewed by Kenneth N. Owens

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The Medicine Man, 1908, by Charles M. Russell