Charles R. Whitt Interview
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Charles Whitt describes his one season, 1946, working as a smokejumper out of McCall, Idaho, with particular emphasis on fire jumps and resulting injuries, as well as the social life. He also talks about working primarily with fellow military veterans and the camaraderie that developed among them.
The audio for this interview is available at Archives and Special Collections, but has not yet been digitized.
Smokejumpers Idaho Biography; Smokejumping Idaho History; Smokejumpers Training of; Smokejumping Idaho Social aspects; Smokejumping Accidents; Forest fires Idaho
Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Collection, OH 133, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (79 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (20 p. : 28 cm.)
Whitt, Charles R., "Charles R. Whitt Interview" (1984). Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Collection. OH 133-115.