Stanley Davison was a Montana historian who taught at Western Montana College in Dillon, Montana. The collection includes research files, photos and general correspondence with people assisting Davison's research. Davison was interested in early Montana history, primarily postal history and Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce.
This collection consists mainly of the writings of J.K. Standish, a Montana newspaper man who wrote about Montana history. The collection includes rough draft manuscripts, news clippings, and correspondence.