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 2011

Summer 2011

Vol. 61, No. 2

Created: Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Vol. 61, No. 2

Changing LivesBaptist Women, Benevolence, and Community on the Crow Reservation, 1904–60
by Becky Matthews

Steamboats, Woodhawks, and War on the Upper Missouri Riverby Greg Gordon

The Rise and Fall of Social Welfare in a Frontier Mining CommunityVirginia City and Madison County, Montana Territory, 1863–69
by Jeffrey J. Safford

‘Howdy Everyone! Glad to See You’Montana Tourism and its Port of Entry Stations
by Jon Axline

The Western Rendezvous of Artby Susan R. Near

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Rees, Representation and Rebellion, reviewed by Leigh Campbell-Hale | McDermott, Red Cloud’s War, reviewed by Mark R. Scherer | van de Logt, War Party in Blue, reviewed by Catharine R. Franklin | Culver, The Frontier of Leisure, reviewed by Gordon Morris Bakken | Larsen and Cottrell, eds., Steamboats West, reviewed by Jim Hardee | Hardesty, Mining Archaeology in the American West, reviewed by Chris Huggard | Willis, Alaska’s Place in the West, reviewed by Travis Tennessen | Lehman, Bloodshed at Little Bighorn, reviewed by Richard N. Ellis | Wegars, Imprisoned in Paradise, reviewed by Eric Walz | Svingen, ed., Splendid Service, reviewed by Brigadier General Leonid E. Kondratiuk | Miller, ed., Cities and Nature in the American West, reviewed by Jeffrey C. Sanders

On the cover

(front, detail) Buffalo Runners—Big Horn Basin, by Frederic Remington, 1909; (back) William F. Cody, by Rosa Bonheur, 1889