John Melcher discusses the influence that Mike Mansfield had on his career and more broadly the people of Montana, the United States, and the world. Melcher talks about Mansfield’s high regard for the state of Montana and shares campaign stories that he shared with Mike Mansfield. Melcher describes Mansfield’s legacy as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Senate, and as an Ambassador to Japan.
Melcher, John; Mansfield, Mike; U.S. House of Representatives; U.S. Senate; U.S. ambassadors, Japan; Montana. politics and government, 20th century; U.S. politics and government, 20th century; Political campaigns
Mansfield’s America Oral History Project, OH 458, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (90 min.) analog + 1 transcript (4 p.: 28 cm.)
Melcher, John, "John Melcher Interview, 1989" (1989). Mansfield’s America Oral History Project. 4.