About this collection
This collection consists of 1,396 issues comprising 5,954 pages. The page scans were made from microfilm by Mr. Patrick Walsh of Columbia Falls, Montana. Free processing and hosting were provided by Veridian. For more information on newspaper digitization in Montana, please visit the Montana Historical Society Research Center web site.
Rights and reproduction
U.S. newspapers published before January 1, 1923 are in the public domain and therefore have no restrictions on use. U.S. newspapers published on or after January 1, 1923 are protected only if the copyright was renewed within the required time period. Our research indicates that the copyright for The Columbian was not renewed. If reproducing images from this digital collection, we request that you credit the Montana Historical Society.