Montana Historical Society

Big Sky ~ Big History

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Reproductions of Audio or Video

The Research Center can make copies of audio and video content, such as oral histories or legislative recordings. Payment and a complete order form with signature must accompany each request.

If you have questions about oral history recordings contact our Oral Historian at For questions about legislative recordings contact our government records archivist at

Digital Recordings

Digital recordings of audio or video materials can be created to the following specifications:

  • Audio .MP3 files $25 (Files will be delivered via E-mail)
  • Audio CD* $25

CD/DVD $25.00 (includes up to 2 hours of audio or 2 discs)*

*Includes up to 2 discs (per recording). Recordings of more than two discs will be invoiced at $10 each.


If an oral history has a transcript and you would like a copy, you must submit a separate request. To order a transcript, submit a research request and include the OH number and/or the name of the interviewee. The first 10 pages of the transcript are included in the research request fee; additional pages will be charged at $.35 per page.

Note: The Montana Historical Society reserves the right to refuse to accept an order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would violate copyright law.

Delivery Methods

  • via State of Montana File Transfer Service, instructions will be provided (add $5 per order); or
  • on CD-R via U.S. Postal Service (add $9.00 (U.S.) or $15.00 (International) per order).

Order Form Audio or Video (fillable PDF)

If ordering legislative recordings, please review our Audio and Video Recordings List first.

Order Form For Audio or Video (fillable PDF)

If ordering legislative recordings, please review our Audio and Video Recordings List first.