Dorothy Bradley describes the events that drew her to run for the Montana House of Representatives at the age of twenty-three. She talks about being the only woman in the Montana House during 1971 and her introduction of the abortion bill in Montana. She discusses fellow legislators including John Hall, Dan Yardley, Ken Nordtvedt, Francis Bardanouve, and Mike Halligan. She discusses her environmental activism as a representative and her unsuccessful campaign for governor in 1992.
Bardanouve, Francis, 1917-2002; Bradley, Dorothy M., 1947-; Hall, John; Halligan, Mike, 1949-; Nordtvedt, Ken, 1939-; Yardley, Dan, 1928-; Montana. Legislature. House of Representatives; Abortion; Environmental law; Ex-legislators; Governors; Women environmentalists; Women 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
Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Oral History Number
1 sound disk (80 min.): analog + 1 transcript (32 p.: 28 cm.)
Bradley, Dorothy M., "Dorothy Bradley Interview, September 29, 2009" (2009). Bob Brown Oral History Project. OH 396-062.