Hazel Marsh Interview, February 6, 1990

Title

Hazel Marsh Interview, February 6, 1990

Interviewee

Hazel Marsh

Interviewer

Jim Scott

Files

Download Transcript of Hazel Marsh Interview (135 KB)

Description

Hazel Marsh discusses her life in Bearmouth, Montana during the 1930s and the steady decline of mining in Garnet, Montana. She describes her chores, forms of recreation in town, and housing. Marsh discusses the Lannen family’s purchase of Cottonwood Stock Farm in 1933, gold dredging at Bear Gulch, and leaving for California with her husband, George March. She also briefly describes returning to Bearmouth to care for ailing members of the Lannen family.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Bearmouth, Montana; Lannen family; Bear Gulch; Gold dredging; Cottonwood Stock Farm; Daily life; Life reminiscence

Original Date

2-6-1990

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Hazel Marsh Interviews Oral History Project, OH 244, 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 244-007

Media Type

Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (29 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_244_007.pdf

Hazel Marsh Interview, February 6, 1990

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