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 2016

Spring 2016

Vol. 66, No. 1

Created: Monday, March 21, 2016

Vol. 66, No. 1

Creating “Staunch Hearted, Bright-Eyed Sportswomen”The Montana Legacy of Ina E. Gittings
by Pamela Stewart

A Cross in the WildernessSt. Mary’s Mission Celebrates 175 Years
by Ellen Baumler

Rocky Mountain RadicalsCopper King James A. Murray, Senator James E. Murray, and Seventy-Eight Years of Montana Politics, 1883–1961
by Bill Farley

Manufactured Housing in Twentieth-Century Montanaby Zoe Ann Stoltz watch the video

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Trafzer, A Chemehuevi Song, reviewed by William D. Rowley | Kollin, Captivating Westerns, reviewed by Alex Trimble Young | Moore, Bootleggers and Borders, reviewed by Brenden W. Rensink | Sanderson, Controlled Recklessness, reviewed by Jim Hoy | Childers, The Size of the Risk, reviewed by John Freemuth | Baird, Mallickan, and Swagerty, Encounters with the People, reviewed by John D. McDermott

On the cover

(front) Oil Field Girls, by Jerry Bywaters, 1940; (back) “I purely hate ever’thin’ about a sheep,” by Stan Lynde, 1975