Jim Burgess describes the transition in ownership when the Anaconda Company sold its newspaper holdings to Lee Newspapers. He talks about working as the production manager for the Missoulian, then later the publisher of the Helena Independent Record.
Lee Newspapers; Lee Enterprises; Butte, Montana; Anaconda Mining Company; Missoulian; Helena Independent Record; Printing; Publishing; Newspaper production; Montana
Lee Newspapers in Montana Oral History Project, OH 465, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (60 min.): analog + 1 transcript (10 pp.: 28 cm.)
Burgess, James E., "James "Jim" Burgess Interview, 1975" (1975). Lee Newspapers in Montana Oral History Project. 30.