Irene Mavis interview

Interviewee

Irene Mavis

Interviewer

Bernadette Sweeney

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Description

In this interview, Irene Mavis of Butte recalls how her father emigrated from Ireland, eventually coming to Butte in the early 1900s to work in the mines. She speaks about growing up around Butte, and the family and cultural connections she has in the area.

Type

Oral History

Original Date

1-12-2011

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

The Gathering: Collected Oral Histories of the Irish in Montana OH-435, Archives and Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Non-exclusive copyright to this collection including individual interviews is held 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

OH435_034

Media Type

Sound

Digital Format

audio/mp3

Run Time

51 minutes

Local Filename

oh435_034.mp3

Irene Mavis interview
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