Clyde Hawks interview

Interviewee

Clyde Hawks

Interviewer

Bob Brown

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Description

Interviewed by Bob Brown on June 6, 2005. Hawks discusses his first congressional race in 1948 and many of the politicians he served with; the influence of the Anaconda Company and Montana Power Company on state politics and the lobbyists who worked for them; the establishment of the prison ranch in Deer Lodge; the peyote bill; Yellowtail Dam bill; Montana Stock Growers Association; the Public Utility District bill; and Montana governors and other politicians he served with in the House. Clyde Hawks is a former Republican member of the Montana House of Representatives and Speaker of the House, 1961.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Montana Stockgrowers Association; Montana Power Company; Anaconda Company; Governors; Correctional institutions; Legislation

Original Date

6-6-2005

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

OH396-26

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound file (67 min.) : digital, WAV file (62.4 Mb), + 1 transcript (31 p. ; 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

67 minutes

Local Filename

oh396_26.mp3; OH396-26.pdf

Clyde Hawks interview
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