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 2010

Spring 2010

Vol. 60, No. 1

Created: Sunday, March 21, 2010

Vol. 60, No. 1

The N Bar N RanchA Legend of the Open-Range Cattle Industry, 1885–99
by Lee I. Niedringhaus

‘Charlot loves his people’The Defeat of Bitterroot Salish Aspirations for an Independent Bitterroot Valley Community
by Robert Bigart

Following the Old North Trail to BerlinWalter McClintock and the Grand Opera Poia
by Steven L. Grafe

Romancing MontanaFrances Parker, Western Writer
by Mary L. Helland

From Bits of Paper to Bytes of DataThe Newspaper Collection at the Montana Historical Society
by Molly Kruckenberg

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Jacobs, White Mother to a Dark Race, reviewed by Peggy Pascoe | Barbour, Jedediah Smith, reviewed by Clay J. Landry | Baumler, Dark Spaces, reviewed by Ken Egan | Yochim, Yellowstone and the Snowmobile, reviewed by Lary M. Dilsaver | Carter, ed., Montana Women Homesteaders, reviewed by Cynthia Culver Prescott | Norman and Norman, Tears in the Darkness, reviewed by Miles D. Lewis | Scriver, Bronze Inside and Out, reviewed by Tom Nygard | McChristian, Fort Laramie, reviewed by James E. Potter | Julin, A Marvelous Hundred Square Miles, reviewed by Rex C. Myers | Steltenkamp, Nicholas Black Elk, reviewed by Seth Schermerhorn

On the cover

(front) Tillie the Cowboy, by Winold Reiss, c. 1928; (back) When Cowboys Get in Trouble, by Charles M. Russell, 1899