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In her interview, Shirley Budd of Anaconda discusses her relationship with her grandparents, both Irish immigrants, and their reluctance to speak of Ireland to her. She speaks of her experiences with her family, their traditions, culture, and community, and the Smelterman's Day traditions in Anaconda.
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
Budd, Shirley, "Shirley Budd interview, April 3, 2011" (2011). The Gathering: Collected Oral Histories of the Irish in Montana. OH435_078.