Marjorie Dunstan describes growing up in a strong Norwegian community in Butte, Montana. She talks about visiting Butte’s Columbia Gardens and Holland Rink as well as the circuses that passed through the town. She also discusses attending Butte High School where she was a part of the marching band. Dunstan recalls her father’s employment with the Montana Power Company and describes the pros and cons of Butte being a union town.
Butte, Montana; Columbia Gardens; Holland Rink; Butte High School; Montana Power Company; Unions
Butte Oral History Project, OH 098, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (19 p.: 28 cm.)
Dunstan, Marjorie, "Marjorie Dunstan Interview, April 23, 1980" (1980). Butte Oral History Project. 10.