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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 1997

Winter 1997

Vol. 47, No. 4

Created: Sunday, December 21, 1997

Vol. 47, No. 4

Angus McDonald A Scottish Highlander among Indian Peoples
by James Hunter

First across the Continent, Part II Alexander Mackenzie’s Trek to the Pacific
by Barry Gough

Beautiful Deceiver The Absolutely Divine Lola Montez
by Janet R. Fireman

“Food, Rest, & Happyness,” Part I Limitations and Possibilities in the Early Treatment of Tuberculosis in Montana
by Connie Staudohar

Historical Commentary Butte: Cultural Treasure in a Mining Town
by Patrick Malone

Montana Episodes Confessions of a Telephone Girl
by Dorothy M. Johnson

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Taliaferro, Charles M. Russell, reviewed by David Dary | Liberty and Head, Working Cowboy, reviewed by Don Reeves | Carriker, Father Peter John De Smet, reviewed by Barton H. Barbour | Hafen, ed., French Fur Traders and Voyageurs in the American West, reviewed by Will Bagley | Clark, River of the West, reviewed by Robert H. Keller | Wyckoff and Dilsaver, eds. The Mountainous West, reviewed by Marshall E. Bowen | Adams, Education for Extinction, reviewed by John W. Heaton | Fradkin, The Seven States of California, reviewed by Andrew Rolle | Voget, They Call Me Agnes, reviewed by Ann Schultis | Miller, Calloway, and Sattler, comps., Writings in Indian History, 1895–1990, edited by Frederick E. Hoxie, reviewed by William D. Welge

On the cover

(front) Indians Coming in on Great Slave Lake (Indian Canoe Party), 1906, by Charles M. Russell; (back) Chilkat ceremonial coat, 19th century