Robert Line and Ann Line discuss Robert Line’s childhood experiences on his family’s Missoula, Montana ranch. He describes the music camp for children that his mother ran and the jazz musicians his mother invited there. The couple also discusses the previous owners of the ranch, their experiences raising cattle, chickens, and Christmas trees, and water scarcity and irrigation.
Line family history; Line family ranch; Missoula; Montana; Pattee Canyon Ranch; Ranchers, Montana; Music camp; Jazz Musicians; Depression, 1929-1939
Line Family Interviews, OH 395, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (15 p.: 28 cm.)
Line, Robert C. Jr. and Line, Ann M., "Robert C. Line, Jr. and Ann M. Line Interview" (2005). Line Family Interviews Oral History Project. 1.