Lloyd Crippen and R. Lewis Brown, Jr. describe how they became connected with the Anaconda Company, Crippen initially through his father-in-law and Brown after army service, law school and government work focused on labor relations. They recall experiences working for the Anaconda Company including reviewing and promoting Montana legislation, the Company's hospitality room, relationships with legislators and other prominent figures, and other anecdotes of the time from 1955 through the 1970s. Former lobbyist (Crippen) and attorney (Brown) for the Anaconda Company.
Anaconda Company; Lobbyists; Industrial relations
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 (86 min.) : digital, WAV file (434 Mb), + 1 transcript (35 p. ; 28 cm.)
Crippen, Lloyd and Brown, R. Lewis Jr., "Lloyd Crippen and R. Lewis Brown, Jr. Interview, April 4, 2005" (2005). Bob Brown Oral History Project. OH396-10.