Interviewed by Bob Brown on March 1, 2005. Patten discusses his work as a lobbyist in Montana during the sixties. He also talks about working with Governor Tim Babcock. He reminisces about Governors Donald Nutter and Ted Schwinden and other lobbyists with whom he worked. The background noise is very high and Patten is difficult to hear at times. James Patten is a Montana attorney and former lobbyist.
Babcock, Tim, 1919-; Nutter, Donald Grant, 1915-1962; Schwinden, Ted; Lobbyists
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 (81 min.) : digital, WAV file (412 Mb) & 1 transcript (16 p. ; 28 cm.)
Patten, James, "James Patten interview" (2005). Bob Brown Oral History Project. OH396-01.