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 2001

Winter 2001

Vol. 51, No. 4

Created: Friday, December 21, 2001

Vol. 51, No. 4

World Champions The 1904 Girls’ Basketball Team from Fort Shaw Indian Boarding School
by Linda Peavy and Ursula Smith

“The Greatest Hazard of All Is the ‘Human Element’” Manning the Machines of the World’s Greatest Wheat Farm
by Douglas M. Edwards

The Goldfish Died Great Falls, Fort Benton, and the Great Flood of 1908
by Gordon Morris Bakken and J. Elwood Bakken

Nelson A. Miles, Crazy Horse, and the Battle of Wolf Mountainsby Jeffrey V. Pearson

Essays on the West Western Art Don’t Get No Respect
by Brian W. Dippie

The Road to Reappearance
by Peter Iverson

Still High, Wide, and Handsome
by Hal Rothman

Looking Ahead An Opportunity for Partnership

The Montana Traveler Pictograph Cave State Park
by Ann Kooistra-Manning

Categories: Publication, Magazines



Stiller, Wounding the West, reviewed by Brian Shovers | Adams, General William S. Harney, reviewed by Susan Badger Doyle | Jackson, The Piikani Blackfeet, reviewed by Paul C. Rosier | Thomas, A Country in the Mind, reviewed by Mark Spence | Ball, Army Regulars on the Western Frontier, 1848–1861, reviewed by Mark A. Weitz | Barbour, Fort Union and the Upper Missouri Fur Trade, reviewed by Scott Eckberg

On the cover

(front, detail) The Shower, c. 1914, by William Herbert Dunton; (back) Wheat Threshing on the High Plains, 1969, by Thomas Hart Benton