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 1989

Spring 1989

Vol. 39, No. 2

Created: Tuesday, March 21, 1989

Vol. 39, No. 2

The Seventh Iowa Cavalry and the Plains Indian Wars, 1861–1866by David P. Robrock

Centennial Biographies ‘We’re not isolated now!’ Anna Boe Dalh and the REA
by David Long

Thomas H. Carter—Spokesman for Western Development
by Richard B. Roeder

Nannie Alderson’s Frontier—and Ours
by William Bevis

Jeannette Rankin and the Women’s Peace Unionby Harriet Hyman Alonso

Irish-American Nationalism in Butte, 1900–1916by Catherine Dowling

Montana Episodes Looking Back on the Sun Road
by Gordon LaVerne Harrison

Montana Book Roundupby Charles E. Rankin

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Calvert, The Gibraltar, reviewed by Joseph R. Conlin | Peterson, Juanita Brooks, Mormon Woman Historian, reviewed by Darlis A. Miller | Pate, Livestock Legacy, reviewed by Ben Proctor | Ficken and LeWarne, Washington: A Centennial History, reviewed by Gordon B. Dodds | Smith, Mesa Verde National Park, reviewed by Mark W. T. Harvey | Viola, Exploring the West, reviewed by Mick Gidley | Whittlesey, Yellowstone Place Names, reviewed by Richard A. Bartlett | Hidy, Hidy, Scott, and Hofsommer, The Great Northern Railway, reviewed by Michael P. Malone | Firmage and Mangrum, Zion in the Courts, reviewed by Gordon Morris Bakken

On the cover

Surveyor’s Wagon in the Rockies, c. 1859, by Albert Bierstadt