Susan J. Buchel
Victor May discusses maintenance and seasonal duties on the National Bison Range. He describes calving, focusing primarily on the diseases cattle are susceptible to and the procedure used to remove Rocky Mountain ticks from buffalo. May also talks about the typical vaccinations that the animals receive, the procedure of separating out the herd for sale, annual game count, and the history of the range.
Range maintenance; Calving; Animal vaccination; Game count; National Bison Range, Montana
Forestry, Land Use, and Conservation Oral History Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
OH 048-001, 002
1 sound cassette (60 min.): analog + 1 transcript (16 p.: 28 cm.)
May, Victor, "Victor "Babe" May Interview, December 3, 1980" (1980). Forestry, Land Use, and Conservation Interviews Oral History Collection. 13.