Harrison Fagg interview

Interviewee

Harrison Fagg

Interviewer

Bob Brown

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Description

Interviewed by Bob Brown on March 29, 2008. Fagg of Billings, Montana, recalls his family's political nature and that influence on his political philosophy, his involvement with the Junior Chamber of Commerce, and his eventual relationship with Congressman Jim Batten. He explains his initial reactions to being in the legislature, relationships with various legislators, and legislation for the environmental movement. Specific issues discussed include the Hard Rock Mining Bill, a sales tax campaign, a proposed coal moratorium, and the League of Towns and Cities. Harrison Fagg is a former Montana legislator, 1968-1984.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Montana League of Cities and Towns; Legislators; Sales tax; Coal leases

Original Date

3-29-2008

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Bob Brown Oral History Project OH-396, Archives & Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH396-51

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound file (69 min.) : digital, WAV file (349 Mb), + 1 transcript (42 p. ; 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

69 minutes

Local Filename

oh396_51.mp3; OH396-51.pdf

Harrison Fagg interview
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