May MacDonald describes the events that prompted her to join the Missoula Peace Group in 1963, the first of its kind formed in the state of Montana. She then discusses the formation of the Missoula Women for Peace in 1970 and its first year of operation. MacDonald also talks about some of the group’s activities in which she was involved. She mentions her admiration for Jeannette Rankin, and offers her opinions on the importance of peace activism.
MacDonald, May, 1915-2004; Missoula Peace Group, Missoula, Montana; Missoula Women for Peace; Missoula, Montana; Peace activism; Jeannette Rankin
Missoula Women for Peace Oral History Project, OH 389, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (16 p.: 28 cm.)
MacDonald, May, "May MacDonald Interview, April 27, 2000" (2000). Missoula Women for Peace Oral History Project. 1.