Montana Journalists and Writers

Chet Huntley CBS broadcastWestern authors make up a large portion of the fiction holdings in Archives and Special Collections. Many of these books were published between the turn of the century and the early 1970s. We have a fairly comprehensive collection of the published works of Myron Brinig, Dorothy Johnson, and Frank Bird Linderman, as well as the archival collections of Johnson and Linderman. Other writers with archival materials in Archives and Special Collections include H. G. MerriamJames GradyPeter Bowen, Helen Addison Howard, and the poet Patricia Goedicke. Manuscript collections of journalists include the papers of Chet HuntleyClarence Streit, Vern Haugland, and Elizabeth Maury Dean. Additional information about relevant manuscript collections can be found in this Montana Journalists and Writers Collection List and by keyword searching in the Archives West.