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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 1998

Winter 1998

Vol. 48, No. 4

Created: Monday, December 21, 1998

Vol. 48, No. 4

‘Powder Aplenty for Native and Guest Alike’ Steamboat Springs, Corporate Control, and the Changing Meaning of Home
by Hal K. Rothman

‘A Paper of, by, and for the People’ The Producer’s News, and the Farmers’ Movement in Northeastern Montana, 1918–1937
by Verlaine Stoner McDonald

A ‘Mail-Order Marriage’ The Norman Maclean—Robert Utley Correspondence
by O. Alan Weltzien

Historical Commentary The Senate of Mike Mansfield
by Donald A. Ritchie

Montana Episodes The Great Falls Home Front during World War II
by William J. Furdell

Historical Reflections Photos from Montana’s Past (Butte warehouse fire, 1895)
by the editor

Montana Book RoundupCharles E. Rankin

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Ritchie and Hutton, eds., Frontier and Region, reviewed by Michael Steiner | Bennett and Kohl, Settling the Canadian-American West, 1890–1915, reviewed by Cecilia Danysk | Hunter, Scottish Highlanders, Indian Peoples, reviewed by Ferenc M. Szasz | Haines, Yellowstone Place Names, reviewed by Kim Allen Scott | Hoxie, ed., Encyclopedia of North America Indians, reviewed by Francis Paul Prucha | Milner, A New Significance, reviewed by Walter Nugent | Johnson, New Westers, reviewed by Robert G. Gunderson | Gates, The Jeffersonian Dream, edited by Allan G. and Margaret Beattie Bogue, reviewed by James E. Hansen II | Emerson, Encyclopedia of United States Army Insignia and Uniforms, reviewed by Douglas C. McChristian | Phillips, Running with Bonnie and Clyde, reviewed by Gordon Morris Bakken | Drummond, Enos Mills, reviewed by Mark W. T. Harvey | Glover, A Wilderness Original, reviewed by Jim Posewitz

On the cover

(front) The Life Saver, 1910, by Charles M. Russell; (back) War Department poster, 1944, and World War II ration book