Raymond F. Calkins Interview

Interviewee

Raymond F. Calkins

Interviewer

Mary Murphy

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Description

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.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Butte, Montana; United States Forest Service; Anaconda Copper Mining Company; 1946 miners’ strike; Miners’ union

Original Date

5-14-1980

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Butte Oral History Project, OH 098, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

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 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 098-003, OH 098-004, OH 098-005, OH 098-006

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

4 sound cassettes (04:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (43 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

03:09:15 minutes

Local Filename

OH_098_003_004_005_006.mp3; OH_098_003_004_005_006.pdf

Raymond F. Calkins Interview

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