Ken Taylor Interview
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Ken Taylor describes his experiences smokejumping at the North Cascades Smokejumper Base at Winthrop, Washington, from 1962 to 1966. In particular, he talks about the training, the equipment used, and his experiences fighting fires. Taylor also describes the one serious injury he sustained as a smokejumper.
The audio for this interview is available at Archives and Special Collections, but has not yet been digitized.
Smokejumpers Washington (State) Biography; Smokejumping Washington (State) History; Smokejumping Equipment and supplies; Smokejumping Accidents; Smokejumpers Training of
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 (69 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (25 p. : 28 cm.)
Taylor, Ken, "Ken Taylor Interview" (1984). Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Collection. OH 133-106.