Earl White of Forsyth, Montana, talks about learning to trap in 1924 before going to work as a government trapper in predator control in 1944. He discusses government policy on predator control and the use of 1080 poison. White describes the trapping techniques he used and comments on how they have changed over time.
Trapping; Trapping techniques; Predator control; Trappers, Montana; Trapping, government policy; Trapping, use of poison
Twentieth Century Montana Fur Trappers Oral History Project, OH 099, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (10 p.: 28 cm.)
White, Earl, "Earl White Interview, June 15, 1981" (1981). Twentieth Century Montana Fur Trappers Oral History Project. 12.