The University of Montana Histories Collection, 1895-1993

Overview of the Collection

University of Montana. Histories Collection
The University of Montana Histories Collection
1895-1993 (inclusive)
1.0 linear feet
Collection Number
Mss 605
The collection contains an assortment of histories, in the form of writings and newspaper clippings, about The University of Montana. It appears that some of the histories were written by students in Dean A. L. Stone’s journalism classes during the 1920s. The materials include general historical information about The University of Montana, information about faculty members, presidents, students, student traditions and organizations, departments and schools, buildings, campus landmarks, finances, athletics, and more.
University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Archives and Special Collections
Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library
University of Montana
32 Campus Dr. #9936
Missoula, MT
Telephone: 4062432053
Fax: 4062434067
Access Restrictions

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of Archives and Special Collections, the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, and The University of Montana-Missoula.


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Restrictions on Use

Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. and any other applicable statutes.

Preferred Citation

[Name of document or photograph number], The University of Montana Histories Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, The University of Montana-Missoula.

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Acquisition Information

Sources and dates of acquisition are unknown.

Processing Note

The original folders titles were maintained, but the original folders were replaced with acid-free ones during processing. Materials are arranged alphabetically.

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Container(s) Description Dates
1/1 "A History of The Alumni Association of The University of Montana," by Edgar H. Reeder 1927
1/2 Athletics and Interscholastic 1925 and undated
1/3 Athletics 1967-1972
1/4 The University of Montana Biological Station, Flathead Lake 1948-1949 and undated
1/5 Jim Bonner undated
1/6 Morton Borden 1963
1/7 Buildings and grounds 1929-1956
1/8 Paul Dornblaser (includes Dornblaser’s football championship watch fob and pin 1913) 1913-1988
1/9 Duniway 1972
1/10 Faculty 1926-1963
1/11 Forestry School undated
1/12 Finances 1902-1948
1/13 Fine Arts 1927
2/1 General history 1895-1949
2/2 General history 1896-1952
2/3 General history circa 1939
2/4 General history clippings 1906-1921
2/5 Journalism School undated
2/6 Kappa Kappa Gamma 1982
2/7 Library 1926-1942
2/8 Little Theatre 1927-1932
2/9 Memorial Carillon 1953-1990
2/10 Men’s Fraternities 1926
2/11 Museum 1926-1948
2/12 Organizations and Traditions 1895-1948 and undated
2/13 Presidents 1908-1952
2/14 Students - Anti-War Movement 1989-1990
2/15 University Centennial 1993
2/16 Women’s Residence Halls 1983 and undated

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Form or Genre Terms

  • Histories--Montana--Missoula.