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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Winter 1976

Winter 1976

Vol. 26, No. 1

Created: Thursday, January 1, 1976

Vol. 26, No. 1

First Track in the Big Hornsby Robert A. Murray

Hard on the Heels of Lewis and Clarkby Frank H. Dickson

Sketch of a Life—Charles Schafftedited by Vivian A. Paladin

From Buffalo to Beef Assimilation on Fort Belknap Reservation
by Edward E. Barry, Jr.

School Days, School Days, Good Old Rubber Hose Daysby Dorothy M. Johnson

Jim Butler Nevada’s Improbable Tycoon
by Myrtle T. Myles

Silas S. Soule Partizan of the Frontier
by Stan Hoig

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Florin, Backyard Classic: An Adventure in Nostalgia, reviewed by Joe B. Frantz | Rosenberg, Custer and the Epic of Defeat, reviewed by Robert G. Palmer | Gilles, Comanche Days, reviewed by Robert W. Mardock | Jones, et al., Mile-High Trolleys, reviewed by Liston E. Leyendecker | Haslam, ed., Western Writing, reviewed by Mike Kaplan | DiPeso, Casas Grandes: A Fallen Trading Center of the Gran Chichimeca, reviewed by Omer C. Stewart | Wagoner, Early Arizona: Prehistory to Civil War, reviewed by Robert A. Trennert | Stewart, Monuments to New Mexico, reviewed by Ira G. Clark

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Trappers on the Big Sandy, n.d., by Alfred Jacob Miller