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 2016

Summer 2016

Vol. 66, No. 2

Created: Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Vol. 66, No. 2

State of ChangeWomen and the 1972 Montana Constitutional Convention
by Kelly Kirk

“One Page at a Time“Early Printing in Territorial Montana
by Aaron Parrett

“Dead Work,“ Electric Futures, and the Hidden History of the Gilded Ageby Jeremy Zallen

Expanding Digital Access to Historic Montana Newspapersby Tammy Troup

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Embry and Cannon, eds., Immigrants in the Far West, reviewed by Walter Nugent | Brown, Trout Culture, reviewed by James Thull | Spude, Saloons, Prostitutes, and Temperance in Alaska Territory, reviewed by Kristin Mapel Bloomberg | Bigart, ed., “A Great Many of Us Have Good Farms”, reviewed by William R. Swagerty | Mills, Cold War in a Cold Land, reviewed by Miles D. Lewis | Ware, The Cherokee Kid, reviewed by Patricia Loughlin | Grua, Surviving Wounded Knee, reviewed by Leila Monaghan | Nelson, Wrecks of Human Ambition, reviewed by Jonathan Hall | Abbott, Imagined Frontiers, reviewed by Daniel F. Zizzamia

On the cover

(front) Parley, by Earl Biss, 1977; (back) Miners in the Stope, by Paul Sample, 1936