Gyongyver "Kitty" Beuchert
Frank Cook discusses his education at Seaton Hall College and his military service during World War Two. He discusses his love of hunting and becoming a Boone and Crockett Club member in 1964. Cook talks about his involvement with the Records Committee and the Executive Committee as well as other conservation organizations such as the Isaac Walton League, the Alaska Big Game Trophy Club, and the Fish and Game Department. Cook talks about the role of hunters in the state of Alaska in wildlife and wildlife habitat conservation efforts. He mentions his involvement in the passing of fair chase laws. Cook also discusses the Club’s affiliation with the National Rifle Association [NRA].
Fair chase regulations; Boone and Crockett Club; Wildlife conservation; Conservation efforts; World War, 1939-1945; Alaska, conservation efforts; Trophy hunting; National Rifle Association [NRA]; Isaac Walton League; Alaska Big Game Trophy Club; Fish and Game Department, Alaska
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 297-012, 013
1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (18 p.: 28 cm.)
Cook, Frank, "Frank Cook Interview, July 13, 1977" (1977). Boone and Crockett Club Oral History Project. 6.