Remarks on issues concerning Montanans, June 12, 1969



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Senator Mansfield discusses a number of issues important to both the United States and Montana, including Vietnam, Nixon's presidency, his own opposition to the ABM (Anti-Ballistic Missile) system, the necessity of negotiating arms limitations and the need to balance defense needs and domestic needs.

This audio has not been transcribed, but a tape counter index is available.

Item Type



Mansfield, Mike, --1903-2001.; Nixon, Richard M.--(Richard Milhous), --1913-1994.; Antimissile missiles.; United States--Foreign relations--1969-1974.; United States--Politics and government--1969-1974.; United States--Military policy.

Date Created


Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

United States



Original Collection

Mike Mansfield Political Speeches, Press Interviews, and Campaign Advertisements Audio Recordings, OH 022

Holding Institution

University of Montana. Mansfield Library. Archives and Special Collections

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights Holder

Copyright to this recording may be held by the University of Montana—Missoula. For more information, please contact Archives and Special Collections at the University of Montana, Mansfield Library.

Audio File Number

OH 022-067

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 reel-to-reel (00:27:33 min.): analog + 1 tape counter index (1 pp.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:27:33 minutes

Local Filename

OH_022_067.mp3; OH_022_067_TCI.pdf

Digitization Information

Audio captured using a TEAC A-1230 reel-to-reel player, played at 7 1/2 ips. The capture is controlled through Adobe Audition with sampling rates, 44100 hz, 32-bit float. Output is as follows: capture quality (real-time conversion), medium quality, none (dither); high-quality conversion, best quality (slowest), shaped (dither). File processed to WAV for preservation and MP3 for online access using Adobe Audition.

OH_022_067_TCI.pdf (636 kB)
Index of Speech

Remarks on issues concerning Montanans, June 12, 1969