Caitlin DeSilvey and Minie Smith
John Price worked for Anaconda Operations in Butte before moving to Bonner with his family in 1962 as a draftsman for the Anaconda Products Plant. They lived in the Bonner housing. He also managed the Bonner and Milltown properties for Anaconda and later Champion. He worked for Champion in the engineering department until he retired in 1993. Price discusses the houses and how they were maintained. He relates his experiences bringing up a family in Bonner and later West Riverside where they moved in 1993. Price touches on a number of subjects including the Milltown Dam, the coming of the Interstate, and the lack of change in the Bonner community. He also discusses the current wood supply situation of the Stimpson Mill.
Milltown Dam, Milltown, Montana; Price, John, 1935-;
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 (46 min.) : digital, + 1 transcript (30 p. : 28 cm.)
Price, John W., "John W. Price Interview, November 5, 2007" (2007). Milltown Oral History Project. OH 419-007.