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In this interview, Father Thomas O'Donnell of East Helena remembers his family's involvement in Montana historical events and the prejudices experienced as an Irish Catholic in Helena. He speaks of his work as a priest and the path he took to arrive at being a member of the clergy.
The Gathering: Collected Oral Histories of the Irish in Montana OH-435, Archives and Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
O'Donnell, Fr. Thomas M., "Father Thomas M. O'Donnell interview, March 11, 2011" (2011). The Gathering: Collected Oral Histories of the Irish in Montana. OH435_041.