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Interviewee

James Duke

Interviewer

Daniel Hall

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Description

James “Red” Duke describes his involvement in the Boone and Crockett Club in the 1980s as well as his professional life outside the Club. Duke recalls his time as president of the Boone and Crockett Club and his goals during his term, including partnering with the University of Montana to do research on conservation. He notes that, during this time, he was also president of the Foundation of North American Wild Sheep, where he worked to re-establish the wild sheep population in Texas. Duke recalls his presidential predecessors and touches on his hopes for the future of the Boone and Crockett Club.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Theodore Roosevelt; Conservation efforts; Wildlife conservation; Boone and Crockett Club; Foundation of North American Wild Sheep; Hunting regulations; Trophy hunting; Wild sheep population, Texas

Original Date

12-3-1994

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Boone and Crockett Club Oral History Project, OH 297, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 297-044

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (11 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:52:59 minutes

Local Filename

OH_297_044.mp3; OH_297_044.pdf

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