Ted Schwinden interview

Interviewee

Ted SchwindenFollow

Interviewer

Bob Brown

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Description

Interviewed by Bob Brown on August 18, 2006. Schwinden begins the interview by describing his growing interest in politics during high school and his activity in Roosevelt County. He discusses the legislature and provides stories about his dealings with other former governors and legislators including Forrest Anderson, Tim Babcock, Tom Judge, and Stan Stephens. He offers his perspective on issues such as the Resource Indemnity Trust, university funding, and gerrymandering. He ends by describing how Montana has changed over a century and possibilities for the future. Schwinden is a former Montana legislator and Governor from 1981-1989.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Governors; Legislators

Original Date

8-18-2006

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

OH396-46

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound file (94 min.) : digital, WAV file (474 Mb), + 1 transcript (44 p. ; 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

94 minutes

Local Filename

oh396_46.mp3; OH396-46.pdf

Ted Schwinden interview
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