John McMahon Interview

Interviewee

John McMahon

Interviewer

Clark Grant

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Description

John McMahon discusses his time at the College of Forestry as both an undergraduate and graduate student. He speaks about his career as a forester for Weyerhaeuser Company in Washington state and his job responsibilities, which included supervising both the planting and harvesting of trees. McMahon explains that taking a variety of classes in other subjects at the University of Montana prepared him for various responsibilities he faced in his managerial roles. He advises students to follow this approach and specialize later.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

College of Forestry and Conservation; Douglas fir; Weyerhaeuser Company; University of Montana

Original Date

10-10-2013

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

College of Forestry and Conservation Centennial Oral History Project, OH 443, 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 443-011

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound file (00:13:17 min.) digital + 1 transcript (4 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:13:17 minutes

Local Filename

OH_443_011.mp3; OH_443_011.pdf

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