Valerie K. Schafer
Pat McDonald recounts how his family moved to Garnet, Montana, shortly after he was born and then left when he was still a child. He recounts how he returned the summer of 1949 or 1950. McDonald describes the old buildings, especially Davey’s hotel, and talks about picking huckleberries, hunting and fishing. He mentions his relatives who still live in Garnet.
The interviewee's full birth date has been restricted in both the audio and transcript for this interview.
McDonald, Pat (Patrick G.), 1939- ; Garnet, Montana; Mining, Montana; Mining towns, Montana; Ghost towns, Montana; General stores, Montana; Frank Davey, Garnet, Montana
Garnet Preservation Association Oral History Project, OH 379, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (01:30:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (19 p.: 28 cm.)
McDonald, Pat, "Pat McDonald Interview, November 16, 2001" (2001). Garnet Preservation Association Oral History Project. 7.