Jack Parker Interview, December 1, 1994

Interviewee

Jack Parker

Interviewer

Daniel Hall

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Description

Jack Parker speaks about his time and role in the Boone and Crockett Club during the second half of the 20th century. He discusses his tenure as president and the efforts he undertook to help the Club regain financial stability. He recalls encouraging William Spencer, a later president, to take on leadership, and working with him to acquire the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Ranch in Montana. Parker talks about his love of hunting and wildlife conservation, reminiscing about hunting trips and his personal ranch where he could watch hundreds of deer migrate.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Hunting; Boone and Crockett Club; Trophy hunting; Conservation efforts; Wildlife conservation; Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Ranch, Montana; Big game hunting

Original Date

12-1-1994

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 297-048

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (12 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

01:02:03 minutes

Local Filename

OH_297_048.mp3; OH_297_048.pdf

Jack Parker Interview, December 1, 1994

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