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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 1997

Spring 1997

Vol. 47, No. 1

Created: Friday, March 21, 1997

Vol. 47, No. 1

Punishing the Elephant Malfeasance and Organized Criminality on the Overland Trail
by John Phillip Reid

Red Cloud, Part I The Warrior Years
by Robert W. Larson

‘A Hell of a Time All the Time’ Farmers, Ranchers, and the Roaring Fork Valley during the ‘Quiet Years’
by Annie Gilbert Coleman

Radio in the HinterlandsKGCX 1925–1993 KGCX: ‘The Voice of Cow Creek’
by Bill Knowles

KGCX: ‘Not a Pretentious Operation’
by Clair and Keith Krebsbach

Essays on the WestSometimes the Magic Works by Clyde A. Milner II
‘Never Take No Cutoffs’ The Filmmakers Saga by Dayton Duncan

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Hoxie, Parading through History, reviewed by Robert A. Trennett | Long, Blue Spruce, reviewed by Dick Harrison | Choy, Dong, and Hom, eds. Coming Man, reviewed by Liping Zhu | Wilkins, John Muir, reviewed by Anne F. Hyde | McChristian, The U.S. Army in the West, reviewed by Bruce J. Dinges | Whaley, Nina Otero-Warren of Santa Fe, reviewed by María E. Montoya | Korns and Morgan, eds., West from Fort Bridger, reviewed by Susan Badger Doyle | Passet, Cultural Crusaders, reviewed by Emily Bergman | Dolph, Fire in the Hole, reviewed by Neil J. Lynch

On the cover

Overland Trail, c. 1871, by Albert Bierstadt