Mildred Webb Interview

Title

Mildred Webb Interview

Interviewee

Mildred Webb

Interviewer

Kathy White

Files

Download Transcript of Mildred Webb Interview (75 KB)

Description

Mildred Webb provides a biographical sketch of her mother, Edith Heyer Francis. Webb tells how her mother’s father moved the family around every few years until settling in Montana on the recommendation of a neighbor. She discusses her mother’s experience teaching school in the summer, her marriage to Webb’s father, and their purchase of a ranch in Elton, Montana. Webb also describes the farmers’ market her mother helped organize in Livingston, Montana, during the Great Depression.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Elton, Montana; Farmers’ markets, Montana; Livingston, Montana; Great Depression

Original Date

4-1977

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Montana Women’s Oral History Collection, OH 049, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

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

OH 049-042a

Media Type

Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (00:30:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (13 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_049_042_a.pdf

Mildred Webb Interview

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