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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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Summer 1985

Summer 1985

Vol. 35, No. 3

Created: Friday, June 21, 1985

Vol. 35, No. 3

Strange Bedfellows Prostitution, Politicians, and Moral Reform in Helena, Montana, 1885–1887
by Paula Petrik

Game of Freeze-Out Marguerite Greenfield and Her Battle with the Great Northern Railway, 1920–1929
by Joan Bishop

The Missing Journals of Meriwether Lewisby Gary E. Moulton

I. G. Baker and Company in Calgary, 1875–1884by Henry C. Klassen

From Vermont to Whoop-Up Country Some Letters of D. W. Davis, 1867–1878
by Lewis O. Saum

Montana Episodes “I am lonely here all alone . . .”: The Letters of Hugh S. Lewis in Montana Territory, 1886–1887
comp. by Mary Templeton Haight, ed. by Rick Newby

Historical Landscapes Rural Schoolhouses in Montana

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Connell, Son of the Morning Star: Custer and the Little Bighorn , reviewed by William E. Huntzicker | Friesen, The Canadian Prairies, reviewed by Jorgen Dahlie | Elliott, Servant of Power: William M. Stewart, reviewed by Clark C. Spence | Deloria, ed., Essays in Memory of John G. Neihardt, reviewed by Henry E. Fritz | Farr, The Reservation Blackfeet, reviewed by Walter C. Fleming | Hart and Nelson, Mining Town: The Photographic Record of T. N. Barnard and Nellie Stockbridge, reviewed by Siegfried B. Rolland | Thompson Edward F. Beale and the American West, reviewed by Iris H. W. Engstrand | Paxson, E. S. Paxson: Frontier Artist, reviewed by Ron Tyler | Low, Dust Bowl Diary, reviewed by Robert G. Dunbar

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The Waterhole, n.d., by Olaf C. Seltzer