Interviewed by Bob Brown on March 18, 2005. McGarvey discusses legislation he either supported or encountered in the House education, occupational disease/silicosis/workers' compensation, public utility districts); the Anaconda Company lobbyists and their influence in politics; his relationship with other Montana politicians; McCarthyist accusations against him; and suspected vote-buying by Montana corporations. Dale McGarvey is a Democratic member of the Montana House of Representatives 1957-1959; lawyer; active in Montana public affairs.
Anaconda Company; Legislators; Political campaigns
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 (78 min.) : digital, WAV file (396 Mb), + 1 transcript (45 p. ; 28 cm.)
McGarvey, Dale, "Dale McGarvey interview" (2005). Bob Brown Oral History Project. OH396-07.