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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Summer 2003

Summer 2003

Vol. 53, No. 2

Created: Saturday, June 21, 2003

Vol. 53, No. 2

The Education of a Muckraker The Journalism of Christopher Powell Connolly
by Dennis Swibold

The Bozeman Trail before John Bozeman A Busy Land
by Robert M. Utley

Montana Fever’ Smallpox and the Montana State Board of Health
by Ellen Leahy

‘The Art of the Possible’ Wallace Stegner and Historical Fiction
interview by Robert Keller, edited by Sarah Fox

Historical Commentary The Unnatural History of the Lewis and Clark Bicentennial
by Mark Spence

From the Society An Extraordinary Record of an Ordinary Life
by Jodie Foley

The Montana Traveler Lewis and Clark National Historic Landmarks in Montana
by Ellen Baumler

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Mutschler, Wired for Success, reviewed by Brian Shovers | Sturgeon, The Politics of Western Water and Schulte, Wayne Aspinall and the Shaping of the West, reviewed by Stan Bradshaw | Lott, American Bison, reviewed by Hanna Rose Shell | Wrobel, Promised Lands, reviewed by Paul Schullery | Knipmeyer, Butch Cassidy Was Here, reviewed by Ellen Meloy | Youst and Seaburg, Coquelle Thompson, Athabaskan Witness, reviewed by Mark van de Logt | Iverson, Diné, reviewed by Robert S. McPherson | Bridger, Buffalo Bill and Sitting Bull, reviewed by Robert E. Bonner | Red Shirt, Turtle Lung Woman's Granddaughter and Pollack, Woman Walking Ahead, reviewed by Paula Wagoner | Evans, Madam Millie, reviewed by Charlene Porsild | Nichols, Prostitution, Polygamy, and Power, reviewed by Andrea G. Radke | Daugherty, Five Shades of Shadow, reviewed by Aaron Parrett | Steele, Wellington Rankin, reviewed by Keith Edgerton

On the cover

(front) The Anselmo Hoist, 1950, by Elizabeth Lochrie; (back) War record drawing, Drawn by ‘Above,’ Captain of Crow Indian Police, March 18, 1884, by Above or New Bear