Former Montana state legislator and and former Montana Constitutional Convention delegate. Harrington discusses the Anaconda Company and its influence on Butte, mining operations, and Montana state politics. He describes the deregulation of electricity in the state and Montana Power Company lobbyists. He also talks about the Montana Constitutional Convention and the changes made to the constitution that affected the Anaconda Company.
Harrington, Dan W. (Dan William), 1938-; Montana. Constitutional Convention 1971-1972; Montana. Legislature. House of Representatives; Anaconda Company; Montana Power Company; Constitutional conventions; Corporations; Deregulation; Electric utilities; Ex-legislators; Lobbying; Lobbyists; Mines and mineral resources
Bob Brown Oral History Project OH-396, Archives & Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound disc (97 min.) : digital, + 1 transcript (47 p. : 28 cm.)
Harrington, Dan William, "Dan W. Harrington interview" (2009). Bob Brown Oral History Project. OH396-61.