Daniel Kemmis Interview, August 5, 1981

Interviewee

Daniel Kemmis

Interviewer

Claire Rhein

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Description

Daniel Kemmis discusses his political philosophy and his views on decentralized government, long-term outlook, and active local participation. He reflects on how his belief in the importance of local government led him to consider the idea of running for mayor of Missoula. Kemmis also talks about Montana’s coal tax and the impending “special session” of the Montana State Legislature. He recounts his relationships with and his respect for Governor Ted Schwinden and U.S. Senator Max Baucus.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Montana State Legislature; Montana state legislators; Montana politicians; Coal tax; Max Baucus; Ted Schwinden

Original Date

8-5-1981

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

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

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 036-009

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (9 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:48:50 minutes

Local Filename

OH_036_009.mp3; OH_036_009.pdf

Daniel Kemmis Interview, August 5, 1981

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