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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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Summer 1987

Summer 1987

Vol. 37, No. 3

Created: Sunday, June 21, 1987

Who Was Billy Kid?by Robert M. Utley

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Architectural Projects in the Bitterroot Valley, Montana, 1909–1910
by Donald Leslie Johnson

The Golden Special Campaign Train Republican Women Campaign for Charles Evans Hughes for President in 1916
by J. Leonard Bates and Vanette M. Schwartz

Charlie Russell’s Indiansby John C. Ewers

Teaching School on the Western Frontier An Acceptable Occupation for Nineteenth Century Women
by Suzanne H. Schrems

Frederic G. Renner, 1897–1987by Vivian A. Paladin

Montana Episodes Wolf Hunt Summer in Northeastern Montana, 1911
by Allan H. Toole

Historical Landscapes The Soo Line Corridor in Northeastern Montana
by Carrol Van West

Historical Commentary “Meet Anyone Face to Face” and Keep the Bullet in Front
by Richard Maxwell Brown

Review Essay The Secret Life of Those Times
by William Kittredge

Montana Book Roundupby Charles E. Rankin

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Athearn, The Mythic West in Twentieth Century America, reviewed by Richard Lowitt | Edwards and Schwantes, eds., Experiences in the Promised Land, reviewed by George A. Frykman | Kirk, Traditions and Change on the Northwest Coast, reviewed by Kent D. Richards | Nicols, ed., American Frontier and Western Issues, reviewed by Patricia Nelson Limerick | Fahey, The Kalispel Indians, reviewed by Richmond L. Clow | Barron and Waldram, eds., 1885 and After, reviewed by Burton Smith | Woods, Moreton Frewen’s Western Adventures, reviewed by Roger L. Williams | Anderson, Little Crow, reviewed by Arrell Morgan Gibson | Gragg, The Old West Quiz & Fact Book, reviewed by Duane A. Smith

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York, 1908, by Charles M. Russell