Alec Hansen Interview, April 15, 2010


Alec Hansen


Bob Brown



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Alec Hansen reminisces about growing up in Butte, Montana during the 1940s and 1950s. He details working for Montana Governor Forrest Anderson, describing the governor's work style and vision for Montana state politics. Hansen also mentions his work as a lobbyist for the Montana League of Cities and Towns.


Oral History


Anderson, Forrest Howard, 1913-1989; Hansen, Alec, 1941-; Governors

Original Date


Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage




Original Collection

Bob Brown Oral History Project OH-396, Archives & Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library


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Oral History Number


Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound disc (98 min.) : digital, + 1 transcript (35 p. : 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

98 minutes

Local Filename

oh396_67.mp3; OH396-67.pdf

Alec Hansen Interview, April 15, 2010
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