Campaign speech, October 16, 1970



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Senator Mansfield discusses the issues of the 1970 Senatorial campaign in Montana, including beef and timber imports, agriculture, Vietnam, crime and the 1968 gun law.

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

Item Type



Mansfield, Mike, --1903-2001.; Campaign speeches, 1970--Democratic--Montana.; United States--Economic conditions--1961-1971.; United States--Politics and government--1969-1974.; United States--Foreign relations--1969-1974.; Montana--Economic conditions.

Date Created


Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage




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 022-074

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 reel-to-reel (00:13:38 min.): analog + 1 tape counter index (1 pp.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:13:38 minutes

Local Filename

OH_022_074.mp3; OH_022_074_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_074_TCI.pdf (574 kB)
Index of Speech

Campaign speech, October 16, 1970