Lauris Robinson Interview, November 14, 2001

Interviewee

Lauris Robinson

Interviewer

Valerie K. Schafer

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Description

Lauris Robinson recounts how his family moved to Garnet, Montana, in 1937. He talks about his father working in the mines and working part-time himself to help out the family. He describes attending school in Garnet from grades five to eight and recalls the games he and classmates played, the school plays the performed, and the school band. Robinson discusses Frank Davey and his general store, the Boy’s Club, the residents of Garnet, and the neighboring towns.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Garnet, Montana; Mining, Montana; Mining towns, Montana; Ghost towns, Montana; General stores, Montana; Education, Montana; Frank Davey, Garnet, Montana

Original Date

11-14-2001

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Garnet Preservation Association Oral History Project, OH 379, 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 379-003

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:30:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (28 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

01:13:55 minutes

Local Filename

OH_379_003.mp3; OH_379_003.pdf

Lauris Robinson Interview, November 14, 2001

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