Caitlin DeSilvey and Minie Smith
OH419-06: Leo Dufresne was born in Milltown, two doors down from the house where he currently resides, along the Blackfoot River. He and his wife met in high school in Missoula and were married in 1945 after he came back from the service. Leo worked at the Anaconda Mill in various positions, then for Champion and the Bonner School. His father worked for the Western Mill and then moved over to the Anaconda mill in the 1920s. The interview discusses not only his life growing up but that of their children in Milltown. They also express opinions on the changes that have occurred in Milltown.
Milltown Dam, Milltown, Montana; Dufresne, Leo, 1923-; Dufresne, Theola, 1925-;
Milltown Oral History Project OH-419, Archives & Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound disc (55 min.) : digital, + 1 transcript (49 p. : 28 cm.)
Dufresne, Leo and Dufresne, Theola, "Leo Dufresne and Theola Dufresne interview" (2007). Milltown Oral History Project. OH 419-006.