Matt Himsl begins with his arrival in Kalispell, Montana, in 1945 and recalls his 60 years of community service including 24 years as a state legislator. He gives his impressions of and interactions with governors and legislators including Wellington D. Rankin and Governors Nutter, Aronson, and Babcock. Himsl offers anecdotes and discussions of issues including state sales tax and the Anaconda Company.
Anaconda Company; Legislators
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 file (82 min.) : digital, WAV file (415 Mb), + 1 transcript (24 p. ; 28 cm.)
Himsl, Matt, "Matt Himsl Interview, April 22, 2005" (2005). Bob Brown Oral History Project. OH396-14.