Margaret Colleen Galvin Holzheimer
Jim Gillespie of Great Falls, Montana, states the difficulties of tracking down family members through history, as evidenced by his own search for his father's history, before arriving in Montana. He describes his father's work on the railroad in Milwaukee, his mother's Irish heritage, and his own travels to Ireland.
The interviewee's full birth date has been restricted in this interview.
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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1 sound file (00:38:25): digital + 1 transcript (11pp.: 28 cm.)
Gillespie, James Edward, "James "Jim" Gillespie Interview, September 19, 2010" (2010). The Gathering: Collected Oral Histories of the Irish in Montana. OH 435-009.