This collection includes theses, dissertations, and professional papers from the University of Montana Department of History. Theses, dissertations, and professional papers from all University of Montana departments and programs may be searched here.

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Theses/Dissertations from 2017

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The Business of Empire: American Capitalists, the Nicaraguan Canal, and the Monroe Doctrine, 1849-1858, Jonathan D. Del Buono

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The Russian Mission: Seventh-Day Adventism, Bolshevism, and the Imminent Apocalypse, 1881 - 1946, Garett B. Tree

Theses/Dissertations from 2016

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“The Most Poisonous of All Diseases of Mind or Body”: Colorphobia and the Politics of Reform, April J. Gemeinhardt

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Prescribing the American Dream: Psychoanalysts, Mass Media, and the Construction of Social and Political Norms in the 1950's, Daniel P. Kamienski

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All That Jazz: Federal Cultural Exchanges and Jazz Diplomacy, 1956-1964, James Vaughn

Theses/Dissertations from 2015

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"Why Wait Until They Commit a Crime?": Moral Imbecility and the Problem of Knowledge in Progressive America, 1880-1920, Chelsea D. Chamberlain

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ANATOLII LUNACHARSKII AND THE SOVIET THEATER, John E. Dunkum

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We Are Against Socialized Medicine, But What Are We For?: Federal Health Reinsurance, National Health Policy, and the Eisenhower Presidency, Jordan M. Graham

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Hounded: Dogs, Humans, and the Rise of the American City, Jonathan William Hall

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July 4, 1865: A Nation in Search of Itself, Sorn A. Jessen

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The Piegan View of the Natural World, 1880-1920, Rosalyn R. LaPier

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Alpine Experiments: The National Parks and the Development of Skiing in the American West, Jeffrey T. Meyer

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A Public Revolt against Spitting: Education and Politics in the Progressive Era, Patrick J. O'Connor

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"Spitting Positively Forbidden": The Anti-Spitting Campaign, 1896-1910, Patrick J. O'Connor

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Cases of Conscience: The Supreme Court and Conscientious Objectors to Military Service During the Post World War II Era, Robert S. Rutherfurd

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RELIGION, RUSSO-BRITISH DIPLOMACY AND FOREIGN POLICY IN ANNA IVANOVNA’S RUSSIA (1730-1740), Kyeann Sayer

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Green Voters, Gun Voters: Hunting and Politics in Modern America, Randall Williams

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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Public Power, Private Matters: The American Social Hygiene Association and the Policing of Sexual Health in the Progressive Era, Kayla Blackman

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Grizzly West: The Story of the Failed Attempt to Reintroduce Grizzly Bears to the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness, Michael Jacob Dax

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"Conspicuous Consumption:" Germs and Climate Cures in Denver, 1882-1915, Sydney Rene Gwinn

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"We Have Found the Native Tongue Indispensable": Missionary Interactions with the Dakota Language, 1834-1893, Dylan Fredric Huisken

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The Last Conservationist: Floyd Dominy and Federal Reclamation Policy in the American West, Ian Robert Stacy

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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Restoring the "Shining Waters": Milltown, Montana and the History of Superfund Implementation, David James Brooks

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Lessons in Loyalty: American Patriotism and Education in the Progressive Era, Cody Dodge Ewert

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Between the Lines: Friendship, Love, and Marriage in the Progressive-Era Correspondence of Robert and Louise Line, Heather Ashely Mulliner

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King of Kings: Human Rights Rhetoric and Regional Security in the Shah's Iran, 1968-1978, Bennett Gabriel Sherry

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GENDER, JUSTICE, AND JIM CROW: NORTH CAROLINA JUDGE ELRETA ALEXANDER AND THE LONG CIVIL RIGHTS ERA, Virginia Lyndsay Summey

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Shared Consciousness: A Social History of Tourette Syndrome and its Treatments, Nicholas VanHole

Theses/Dissertations from 2011

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The Columbia Gardens Amusement Park: Company Sponsored Community in Butte, Montana, Matthew R. Carl

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Fifty Years on the Fringe: Murray Bookchin and the American Revolutionary Tradition, 1921-1971, Aaron David Hyams

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The Dwellers Between: Yup'ik Shamans and Cultural Change in Western Alaska, Ahnie Litecky

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"WE THOUGHT WE SHOULD DO SOMETHING OURSELVES:" CITIZEN PARTICIPATION, SOUTHWEST DENVER AND THE MODEL CITIES PROGRAM, 1964-1994, Elizabeth Mary Ryan

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FROM CAMPING TO PERMANENCE: A HISTORY OF MONTANA MOBILE AND MANUFACTURED HOMES, Zoe Ann Stoltz

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Strange Vicissitudes: The Memory and Uses of Indian Captivity in the Progressive Era, Molly Kathleen Burnett Varley

Theses/Dissertations from 2010

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Money Does Grow on Trees: A. B. Hammond and the Age of the Lumber Baron, Gregory Llewellyn Gordon

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A New Life in Montana: The Laotian Hmong -- their History, Culture and American Journey, David A. Keightley

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From Subsistence to Dependence: The Legacy of Reclamation and Allotment on Quechan Indian Lands, 1700-1940, Ian Michael Smith

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Fierce Flames and the Golden Lotus: Case Studies on the Madness and Creativity Connection, Reuben Jay Swindall

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"The Lawmen Faced the Outlaws, No Badge Upon a Breast:" Historical Memory and the Legacy of Henry Plummer and the Montana Vigilantes, Melissa Poindexter Thomasma

Theses/Dissertations from 2009

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Sentimental Journey?: The Immigrant Experience of World War II-Era War Brides in Montana, Anna Claire Amundson

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Colonization of the Crown: Hunting, Class, and the Creation of Glacier National Park, 1885-1915, Shawn Patrick Bailey

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James A. Baker III and Eduard Shevardnadze: The Story of the Madrid Peace Conference of 1991, Milena Oganesyan

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Montana Zion: American Communalism in a Mormon Fundamentalist Community, Lesley June Weidow

Theses/Dissertations from 2008

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The Rewilding of New York's North Country: Beavers, Moose, Canines and the Adirondacks, Peter Aagaard

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Into the Den of Evils: The Genizaros in Colonial New Mexico, Doris Swann Avery

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Antonio Fogazzaro and the Development of Liberal Catholicism in Modern Italy, Margaret Ashley Caldwell

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British Foreign Policy Under Canning, Andrew Montgomery Endorf

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The Mirror of Nature: Chesapeake Perceptions of Wilderness, 1650-1787, Katie Elizabeth Green

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Mistaken in the Man: The Life, Death, and Estate Trial of John McClellan, Peter Nels Olsen

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Children at War: Underage Americans Illegally Fighting the Second World War, Joshua Pollarine

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Independent Internationalism and Nationalistic Pragmatism: The United States and Mexico Relations during the 1920s, Rodolfo Villarreal-Rios

Theses/Dissertations from 2006

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Salmon oysters and the spotted owl: Environment and economy in coastal Washington 1985-2006, Robert A. Bauer

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Religious outsider: Episcopalian Bishop Daniel S. Tuttle in frontier Utah 1867-1886, Benjamin M. Cater

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Douglas MacArthur's occupation of Japan| Building the foundation of U.S.-Japan relationship, Mieko Endo

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From Newgate to the New World: a study of London's transported female convicts 1718-1775, Jennifer Lodine-Chaffey

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Lettie Conrad and Victorian ideals in the American West, Jennifer Delaney Rose

Theses/Dissertations from 2005

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Clif Merritt and wilderness wildlife : Learning how to live in paradise, Robert N. Baker

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Coming full circle: Poverty and public assistance in the United States: Colonial days to 2004, Danielle Jeanne Bird

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Montana's environmental place-based writers, Annie Probst Kilgour

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The Fryingpan Arkansas Project: A political economic and environmental history, Brian D. Petersen

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Then and now: Blackfeet subsistence and Glacier National Park, Charlie Presti

Theses/Dissertations from 2004

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Thunder over the North| Air-to-air combat over North Vietnam, Benjamin B. Donnelly

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Michelangelo and Leonardo| The frescoes for the Palazzo Vecchio, Paula Rae Duncan

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Relationship between nationalism and human rights: A Macedonian case study, Allison M. Fromm

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Joy in Minersville| A study of the Butte Mines and independent leagues, Richard D. Gibbons

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MiG! 6 o'clock high!: A history of the Design Bureau and an analysis of its aircrafts combat history, Ethan J. Johnson

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Heinrich von Treitschke| Creating a German national mission, Johnathan Bruce Kilgour

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Death by electrocution?: The Chicago Milwaukee Saint Paul and Pacific Railroad's choice of electrical motors over steam engines in Montana 1914-1974, Robert W. Lynn

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Alternative or traditional?: A history of solar and wind energy, Nathan S. McConnell

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Stories on the Fox| Human improvements of nature on a Wisconsin River, Nicolaas J. Mink

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Continental Divide Trail and the changing face of recreation on America's public lands, Alan D. Roe

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Diplomacy in a time of war| The 1991 Persian Gulf War and the interplay between war and diplomacy, Rachel A. Swartz

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Us vs. them: Dualism and the frontier in history., Jonathan Joseph Wlasiuk

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Mormon movement to Montana, Julie A. Wright

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Test of detente: Soviet-American relations and the Yom Kippur War, David Zierler

Theses/Dissertations from 2003

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Hunters of the Shining Mountains| The history of hunting on the Western Slope of the Colorado Front Range, Mark S. Anderson

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"Little bit of paradise": Women's search for comfort in late-nineteenth century Montana, Allison Badger

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Visions of the landscape| People, place and the Black Canyon of the Gunnison River, Jerritt J. Frank

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Welfare interests and legal rights for non-human animals., Jonathan M. Morgan

Theses/Dissertations from 2002

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"Grim realities of involuntary motherhood" Montana women and the birth control movement 1900-1940, Dana V. Green

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From westward space to western place| The end of illusion and birth of acceptance in the American West, Mary C. Greenfield

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Surfing the Gray Embodying an Environmental Ethic, Melanie J. Kloetzel

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Standing at a precipice : bison survival and decline on the nineteenth century northern Plains, Andrew Meskil

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Social and cultural themes in late nineteenth century central Great Plains railroad literature, Brenda J. Moor

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Pennsylvania Politics 1854-1860, Oliver L. Pflug

Theses/Dissertations from 2001

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Chief Gall and Chief John Grass: Cultural mediators or sellouts?, James R. Frank

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Half the sky: An examination of obstacles to human rights for women, Patricia Anne. Hixson

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Blood sweat and gas: Print media and the 1968 Democratic National Convention, Sarah Switzer Love

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From buffalo to beeves: The transformation of the Oglala Lakota economy 1868-1889, Jeffrey L. Means

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Changing ideal of manhood in late-nineteenth century America, John Robert Van Slyke

Theses/Dissertations from 2000

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Montana's other strike: The 1917 IWW timber strike in the Kootenai Valley, Richard R. Aarstad

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There's going to be hell to pay? an evaluation of tourism in Whitefish Montana, Diana L. Di Stefano

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From solid shot to tomahawk: The development of American naval policy from the early republic to the present, Scott E. Doxtator

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Parallel tracks| The new Western history & revisionist photography, Jonathan Richard Eden

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Forces of history: American-Iranian diplomacy 1949-1953, James H. Hippensteel

Theses/Dissertations from 1999

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Albert Camus, Frantz Fanon, and French Algeria| The colonial experience and the philosophy of revolt, Alexander C. Karklins

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Teaching women's voices in the American West | a guide to including women in the high school history curriculum, Emily Leary

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Boom, the ghosts, and the importance of memory| A history of the Flint Creek watershed, David H. Meyer

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Lives through the looking glass| The diaries of three nineteenth-century American women, Erin Kennedy Pelger

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Montana Eden| Land use and change in the Bitterroot Valley, pre-history to 1930, Edward Duke Richey