Irene Evers Interview, August 15, 1997

Interviewee

Irene Evers

Interviewer

Julie Mace

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Description

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.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

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

Original Date

8-15-1997

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Irene Evers Interviews Oral History Project, OH 363, 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 363-002

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (15 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:50:48 minutes

Local Filename

OH_363_002.mp3; OH_363_002.pdf

Irene Evers Interview, August 15, 1997

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