Agnes Mattson Cramer Interview

Interviewee

Agnes Cramer

Interviewer

Mary Murphy

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Description

Agnes Cramer discusses growing up in the boarding houses where her mother worked in Butte, Montana. She describes meeting her husband in 1929, working in boarding houses until 1945, and the gradual decline in popularity that boarding houses faced during the mid-20th century. Cramer also reminisces about visiting Butte’s Columbia Gardens and Lake Avoca as a child.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Butte, Montana; Boarding houses; Columbia Gardens; Lake Avoca

Original Date

3-28-1980

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 098-013

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (28 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:42:57 minutes

Local Filename

OH_098_013.mp3; OH_098_013.pdf

Agnes Mattson Cramer Interview

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