Raymond Calkins discusses his experiences living and working in Montana. He describes logging for the United States Forest Service, moving to Butte, Montana, and working as a mine draftsman for the Anaconda Company. He talks about the 1946 miners’ strike and his perspective as a non-union worker. Calkins also describes the culture of Butte, Montana.
Butte, Montana; United States Forest Service; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; 1946 miners’ strike; Miners’ union
Butte Oral History Project, OH 098, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
OH 098-003, OH 098-004, OH 098-005, OH 098-006
4 sound cassettes (04:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (43 p.: 28 cm.)
Calkins, Raymond F., "Raymond F. Calkins Interview, May 14, 1980" (1980). Butte Oral History Project. 2.