George C.

Interviewee

George C. Hixon

Interviewer

Daniel Hall

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Description

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.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

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

Original Date

12-2-1994

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 297-047

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (24 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:41:56 minutes

Local Filename

OH_297_047.mp3; OH_297_047.pdf

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