Watt discusses the effects of the depression in St. Ignatius, Montana, and his careers as teacher and legislator. He talks about the changing tides of politics in Montana, especially dealing with taxation and how his teaching career helped lead him to his political one.
This audio has not been transcribed, but a tape counter index is available.
Depression Years in Montana Oral History Project, OH 131, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (60 min.) analog + 1 tape counter index (7 p.: 28 cm.)
Watt, Robert D., "Robert D. Watt Interview, November 15, 1984" (1984). Depression Years in Montana Oral History Project. 17.