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 2021

Spring 2021

Vol. 71, No. 1

Created: Monday, March 1, 2021

Vol. 71, No. 1

Selections from A History of Montana in 101 Objects: Artifacts & Essays from the Montana Historical Societywith an introduction by Kirby Lambert

“This wealth of woodland in the desert” Parks, Trees, and the Early Development of Great Falls, Montana, 1883–1916
by Troy A. Hallsell

Fort Peck’s Finest The 163rd Infantry’s Assiniboine and Sioux Soldiers in World War II
by Elise Boxer

From the Society Our Past, Present, and Future
by Molly Kruckenberg

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Ruffin and Mack, Freedom’s Racial Frontier, reviewed by Ryan McCarty | Isern, Pacing Dakota, reviewed by Kimberly K. Porter | Sherow, The Chisholm Trail, reviewed by Michael M. Miller | Cumin, The Sword Bearer Incident, reviewed by Hayden L. Nelson | Clayton, Natural Rivals, reviewed by Duke Richey | Theobold, Reproduction on the Reservation, reviewed by David C. Beyreis | Lauck, The Interior Borderlands, reviewed by Kevin Marshall | Rust, Watching Over Yellowstone, reviewed by Lee H. Whittlesey

On the cover

(front) Valley of Chiefs, by John Potter, 2010; (back) Entrance to Paris Gibson Park, Great Falls, ca. 1910.