Hazel Marsh discusses her experiences growing up as an orphan in Bearmouth, Montana. She describes the chores and cleaning she did around a kitchen and in the post office and how she cleaned and attended the local school until the eighth grade. Marsh also briefly mentions the homesteaders that began to settle the area in 1908 and how the railroads increased travelling between Missoula, Montana and Drummond, Montana.
Bearmouth, Montana; Life reminiscence; Rural education
Hazel Marsh Interviews Oral History Project, OH 244, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (22 p.: 28 cm.)
Marsh, Hazel, "Hazel Marsh Interview, November 1, 1989" (1989). Hazel Marsh Interviews Oral History Project. 2.