Clayton S. Crocker Interview

Title

Clayton S. Crocker Interview

Interviewee

Clayton S. Crocker

Interviewer

Charles E. "Mike" Hardy

Files

Download Transcript of Clayton Crocker Interview (374 KB)

Description

Clayton Crocker describes the forest fire research he conducted with Harry Gisborne from 1929-1949. He talks about his time as the acting supervisor of the Selway Forest during the 1930s. Crocker also mentions the water bombing project conducted by Jack Barrows and the U.S. Air Force in the 1930s.

The audio and transcript for this interview are Charles Hardy’s notes and summary of his unrecorded interview with Clayton Crocker.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Forest fire research; Forest fire prevention and control

Original Date

4-27-1976

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Harry Thomas Gisborne Oral History Project, OH 044, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 044-011

Media Type

Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (7 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_044_011.pdf

Clayton S. Crocker Interview

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