Stanley N. Norgaard Interview
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Stanley Norgaard details his experiences as a smokejumper at Missoula, Montana, from 1955 to 1960. He describes the training, the equipment, and the sequence of events on a fire call. Norgaard also outlines the duties of a rigger, including packing and repairing parachutes.
This interview was continued on July 23, 1984.
The audio for this interview is available at Archives and Special Collections, but has not yet been digitized.
Smokejumpers Montana Biography; Smokejumping Montana History; Forest fires Montana
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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1 sound cassette (69 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (18 p. : 28 cm.)
Norgaard, Stanley N., "Stanley N. Norgaard Interview" (1984). Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Collection. OH 133-077.