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 2017

Summer 2017

Vol. 67, No. 2

Created: Friday, July 7, 2017

Vol. 67, No. 2

All-American Indian Days and the Miss Indian America Pageantby Gregory Nickerson watch the video

Operation Skywatch The Montana Ground Observer Corps, 1952–1959
by Jon Axline

The Most Dangerous Man in Montana Corruption, Communism, and Bill Dunne
by Vernon L. Pedersen

Exposing the Work of Albert Peale and Charles Loughrey United States Geological Survey Photography in Montana and Wyoming
by Marcy Flynn

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Kaplan, Earning the Rockies, reviewed by Kevin Jon Fernlund | Moore, Sweet Freedom’s Plains, reviewed by Susan D. Anderson | McLaird, Hugh Glass, reviewed by Elizabeth A. Watry | Dant, Losing Eden, reviewed by Greg Gordon | Duchemin, New Deal Cowboy, reviewed by Patricia Loughlin | Hedren, Powder River, reviewed by Aaron David Hyams | Rogers, Unpopular Sovereignty, reviewed by Thomas G. Alexander

On the cover

(front) The Great American Rodeo Cowboy, by Hugh Cabot, 1986; (back) Elizabeth Coyote Threat, by Elizabeth Lochrie, 1960