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In his interview, Jack Burke of Butte details his family's history in Ireland, their quality of life in Ireland, how they made their way to the United States, and the trials they faced once they had completed their voyage to the United States. He speaks of his father's life, the various titles he held, and duties he took in his work, as well as of his own experiences in Butte, traveling to Europe, and his children.
The Gathering: Collected Oral Histories of the Irish in Montana OH-435, Archives and Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
Burke, Jack, "Jack Burke interview" (2010). The Gathering: Collected Oral Histories of the Irish in Montana. OH435_022.