William Z. MacDonald Interview
Kim Elise Taylor
Download Transcript of William MacDonald Interview (1.0 MB)
William MacDonald discusses his time working as a smokejumper. He talks about the fires, project work, and procedures for going to and coming back from a fire. MacDonald discusses the changes that occurred in the organization from his first stint in 1953 to his second stint from 1957 to 1961.
The audio for this interview is available at Archives and Special Collections, but has not yet been digitized.
Smokejumpers Montana Biography; Smokejumping Montana History
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 (57 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (15 p. : 28 cm.)
MacDonald, William Z., "William Z. MacDonald Interview" (1984). Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Collection. OH 133-065.