Irwin Allen Interview
Dave Wanderaas, Judith Pressmar and Sarah Jaffe
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Irwin Allen describes working with the U.S. Forest Service for his grazing allotments. He discusses his sheepherding days, and briefly, mining. Allen moves on to his schoolboy days, and his intermittent summer employment and firefighting with the Forest Service. He relates his experiences with individual rangers, such as John Inman and David Lake.
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U.S. Forest Service, grazing; Lewis and Clark National Forest; Sheepherders, Montana; Mining, Montana; Forest fires, Montana; Firefighters; Forest rangers; John Inman; David Lake
Lewis and Clark National Forest Passport in Time Interviews, OH 365, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
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1 transcript (31 p.: 28 cm.)
Allen, Irwin, "Irwin Allen Interview" (1997). Lewis and Clark National Forest Passport in Time Oral History Project. 13.