Irene Evers discusses her family history and her first teaching experience in Ovando, Montana. She describes her first weeks with the Forestry School Library at the University of Montana, Missoula, her transfer over to the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, and her interactions with student assistants. Evers explains the Druids student organization, the classification system of the library, her experiences during the Great Depression and World War Two, and her plans for retirement.
Library Classification System; Depression, 1929-1939; World War, 1939-1945; College students; Student activities; Druids, University of Montana, student organization; University of Montana School of Forestry; Retirement; Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library
Irene Evers Interviews Oral History Project, OH 363, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (15 p.: 28 cm.)
Evers, Irene, "Irene Evers Interview, August 15, 1997" (1997). Irene Evers Interviews Oral History Project. 2.