Sam Reynolds describes the transition in ownership when the Anaconda Company sold the Missoulian newspaper to Lee Newspapers. Gilluly talks about his background in newspapers, working for the Great Falls Tribune, Glasgow Courier, and Missoulian. Voeller discusses working for the Helena Independent Record. They also talk about the history of newspapers and news coverage in Montana.
Lee Newspapers; Lee Enterprises; Anaconda Mining Company; Newspaper publishing; News reporting; Montana newspapers; Newspaper history, Montana; State-wide news coverage; Helena Independent Record; Great Falls Tribune; Glasgow Courier; Missoulian
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 (13 pp.: 28 cm.)
Gilluly, Sam and Voeller, Mike, "Mike Voeller and Sam Gilluly Interview, 1975" (1975). Lee Newspapers in Montana Oral History Project. 32.