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.
Hunting; Boone and Crockett Club; Trophy hunting; Conservation efforts; Wildlife conservation
Boone and Crockett Club Oral History Project, OH 297, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
OH 297-045, 046
1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (22 p.: 28 cm.)
Spencer, William, "William Spencer Interview, June 1995" (1995). Boone and Crockett Club Oral History Project. 18.