George Hixon recalls his involvement with the Boone and Crockett Club since the mid-1970s. He talks about some of the Club’s key projects during that time, including the transfer of the official headquarters from the East Coast to Missoula, Montana, and the acquisition of the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Ranch in Montana. Hixon describes serving as chairman of the Club’s Conservation Committee and his work on nongame research. He discusses the efficiency and effectiveness of the Club and how that evolved during his tenure.
The interviewee’s full date of birth is restricted in the audio and transcript.
Hunting; Boone and Crockett Club; Trophy hunting; Conservation efforts; Wildlife conservation; Boone and Crockett Club headquarters, Missoula, Montana; Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Ranch, Montana; Wildlife conservation research
Boone and Crockett Club Oral History Project, OH 297, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (24 p.: 28 cm.)
Hixon, George C., "George C. "Tim" Hixon Interview, December 2, 1994" (1994). Boone and Crockett Club Oral History Project. 19.