George M. Jemison Interview
Charles E. "Mike" Hardy
Download Transcript of George Jemison Interview (1.5 MB)
George Jemison describes the fire prevention and control research projects that Harry Gisborne was involved with in the 1930s. Jemison discusses Gisborne’s development of fuel moisture sticks, the duff hygrometer, and an anemohygrograph, which measured fine fuel moister, duff moisture, and wind speed. Jemison also gives an assessment of Gisborne as an employer and as a friend.
The audio for this interview has not yet been digitized, but it is available in Archives and Special Collections.
Fuel moisture stick; Duff hygrometer; Anemohygrograph; Forest fire research; Forest fire prevention and control
Harry Thomas Gisborne Oral History Project, OH 044, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (54 p.: 28 cm.)
Jemison, George M., "George M. Jemison Interview" (1976). Harry Thomas Gisborne Oral History Project. 1.