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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 1987

Spring 1987

Vol. 37, No. 2

Created: Saturday, March 21, 1987

Vol. 37, No. 2

Testimonyby David Long

In and Out of Tule Lake Segregation Center Japanese Internment in the West, 1942–1945
by Rosalie H. Wax

The Perils of Working in the Butte Underground Industrial Fatalities in the Copper Mines, 1880–1920
by Brian Shovers

Selling Land on the Montana Plains, 1905–1915 Northern Pacific Railway’s Land-Grant Sales Policies
by Ross R. Cotroneo

Montanans and “the Most Peculiar Disease The Influenza Epidemic and Public Health, 1918–1919
by Pierce C. Mullen and Michael L. Nelson

Montana EpisodesA “Fluey” Diary, 1918

Montana Commentary Buffalo and Bacteria
by Kenneth N. Owens and Sally L. Owens

Montana Book Roundupby Charles E. Rankin

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Worster, Rivers of Empire, reviewed by Michael P. Malone | Dary, Entrepreneurs of the Old West, reviewed by Martin Ridge | Ewers, Plains Indian Sculpture, reviewed by Hugh A. Dempsey | Iverson, ed., The Plains Indians of the Twentieth Century, reviewed by Margaret Connell Szasz | Young and Sparks, Cattle in the Cold Desert, reviewed by William D. Rowley | Barsness, Heads, Hides, & Horns, reviewed by David H. Stratton | Gibson, Farming the Frontier, reviewed by David L. Coon | Cox, Maxwell, Thomas, and Malone, This Well-Wooded Land, reviewed by James Penick | Miner, West of Wichita, reviewed by Homer E. Socolofsky | Hitchman, Place Names of Washington, reviewed by Norman Clark

On the cover

The Buffalo Trail, 1867, by Albert Bierstadt