Jack Galt and Louise Galt interview

Interviewer

Bob Brown

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Description

Interviewed by Bob Brown on April 29, 2005. The couple discusses their families' backgrounds in Montana politics and their own evolving political awareness and activity. Both give impressions of governors and legislators in Montana, as well as the role of the Anaconda Company in state politics. Louise talks extensively about the activities of her late husband, Wellington Rankin, attorney general, state Supreme Court justice, and brother of Jeanette Rankin. Mr. Galt is a state senator, president of state senate, and Republican national committeeman. Mrs. Galt is a young county attorney in Fergus County, active in Republican politics, and widow of Wellington Rankin.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Rankin, Wellington Duncan, 1884-1966; Anaconda Company; Legislation; Legislators; Governors

Original Date

4-29-2005

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

OH396-37

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound file (81 min.) : digital, WAV file (413 Mb), + 1 transcript (38 p. ; 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

81 minutes

Local Filename

oh396_37.mp3; OH396-37.pdf

Jack Galt and Louise Galt interview
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