Bob McGraw Interview
Kim Elise Taylor
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Bob McGraw reminisces about the 1953 and 1954 smokejumping seasons in Missoula, Montana, and Silver City, New Mexico. He describes his training and talks about the changes in the smokejumper program, particularly equipment, from the 1950s to the 1980s.
The audio for this interview is available at Archives and Special Collections, but has not yet been digitized.
Smokejumpers Montana Biography; Smokejumping Montana History; Smokejumping New Mexico 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 (50 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (15 p. : 28 cm.)
McGraw, Bob, "Bob McGraw Interview" (1984). Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Collection. OH 133-067.