William Spencer Interview, June 1995

Interviewee

William Spencer

Interviewer

Daniel Hall

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Description

William Spencer recalls his involvement in the Boone and Crockett Club during the 1970s and ‘80s. He talks about his lifelong interest in hunting, especially wild sheep, and how that interest led him to join the Club. Spencer describes some of the issues plaguing the Boone and Crockett Club and how it has dealt with them. He recalls his time as president of the Club in the 1980s and the projects on which he worked, including the acquisition of a ranch in Montana and various conservation efforts for wild animals.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Hunting; Boone and Crockett Club; Trophy hunting; Conservation efforts; Wildlife conservation

Original Date

6-1-1995

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 297-045, 046

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (22 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

01:13:59 minutes

Local Filename

OH_297_045_046.mp3; OH_297_045_046.pdf

William Spencer Interview, June 1995

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