Thomas Towe begins by telling various stories about the Copper Kings and the Anaconda Company. This leads to a discussion on the development of the coal tax bill and the coal trust fund. He recollects various events during his time in the legislature including the Montana Power Company and lobbyists, the Plant Siting Act, and the Education Trust.
Montana Power 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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Oral History Number
OH 396-040a, b
2 sound disks (80 min. each): analog + 1 transcript (99 p.: 28 cm.)
Towe, Thomas, "Thomas Towe Interview, February 10, 2006" (2006). Bob Brown Oral History Project. OH 396-040a, b.