Daniel Kemmis Interview, November 18, 1987


Daniel Kemmis


Claire Rhein



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Daniel Kemmis reflects on his election to the Missoula City Council. He discusses his reasons for running and his working relationship with colleague Ann Mary Dussault, a Missoula County Commissioner who also served in the Montana State Legislature. He talks about the possibility of running for mayor of Missoula again in two years and how his election to the city council will be a stepping stone to the mayor’s office. Kemmis describes his continued work for the Northern Lights Institute, which he notes has given him an avenue to write about political philosophy and ethics. He also gives his thoughts on the Democratic leaders in the Montana.

Document Type

Oral History


Missoula, Montana; Missoula City Council; Ann Mary Dussault; Northern Lights Institute

Original Date


Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage




Original Collection

Daniel Kemmis Interviews Oral History Project, OH 036, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library


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 036-015

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (11 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:34:14 minutes

Local Filename

OH_036_015.mp3; OH_036_015.pdf

Daniel Kemmis Interview, November 18, 1987