Emmet Tieg and Elsie Tieg Interview, September 9, 1997

Interviewee

Emmet Tieg
Elsie Tieg

Interviewer

Kelly Keim and Cathy Luiken

Files

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Description

Emmet Tieg and Elsie Tieg recall how they came to be working their home ranch near the Lewis and Clark National Forest, grazing on Forest Service land with a permit, care and use of the trails on that land, and logging. They describe encounters with hobos, fighting fires, sparse wildlife in the Crazy Mountains, and sheepherding in central Montana.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Ranchers, Montana; Lewis and Clark National Forest; U.S. Forest Service, grazing; Trail management; Logging, Montana; Forest fires, Montana; Crazy Mountains; Sheepherders, Montana

Original Date

9-9-1997

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Lewis and Clark National Forest Passport in Time Interviews, OH 365, 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 365-003

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (14 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:42:37 minutes

Local Filename

OH_365_003.mp3; OH_365_003.pdf

Emmet Tieg and Elsie Tieg Interview, September 9, 1997

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