Valerie Danby Smith interview

Interviewee

Valerie Danby Smith

Interviewer

Rebecca Schaffer

Files

Download

Download Audio Interview (52.8 MB)

Description

In her interview, Valerie Danby Smith of Bozeman recalls growing up in Dublin with an Irish Catholic mother and an Anglo-Irish Protestant father, her experiences with boarding school, and being separated from her family. She speaks to her opinion of knowledge, how she came to be in the United states, and why she stayed.

Type

Oral History

Original Date

10-31-2011

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_102

Media Type

Sound

Digital Format

audio/mp3

Run Time

58 minutes

Local Filename

oh435_102.mp3

Valerie Danby Smith interview
Please be advised: Files over 3MB may be slow to open. For best results, right-click and select "save as..."

Share

COinS