Tom Williams describes the history of the Butte newspaper Montana Standard and its transition in ownership from the Anaconda Company to Lee Newspapers. He discusses his career in newspaper, and his job as the production manager at the Standard. He details the role of organized labor and unions in Butte in the newspaper industry.
Lee Newspapers; Lee Enterprises; Butte, Montana; Anaconda Mining Company; The Montana Standard; 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 (13 pp.: 28 cm.)
Williams, Tom, "Tom Williams Interview, 1975" (1975). Lee Newspapers in Montana Oral History Project. 6.