Walter B. Gnose Interview, February 20, 1988

Title

Walter B. Gnose Interview, February 20, 1988

Interviewee

Walter B. Gnose

Interviewer

August R. Ore

Files

Download Transcript of Walter Gnose Interview (60 KB)

Description

Walter Gnose discusses William R. Allen and his reputation throughout Wise River, Montana and Anaconda, Montana. He describes the Anaconda Mine and the Montana Southern Railroad during the Great Depression, as well as his day-to-day experiences living in Wise River. Gnose also discusses his decision to go into the grocery business, the opening of the Gnose Mercantile Company, and how the grocery business has changed throughout the 20th century.

The audio for this interview is very poor and has not been digitized.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

William R Allen; Montana Southern Railroad; the Great Depression; Wise River, Montana; Anaconda, Montana

Original Date

2-20-1988

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Montana Communities Oral History Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 194-001

Media Type

Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:30:00 min.): analog + 1 transcript (11 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_194_001.pdf

Walter B. Gnose Interview, February 20, 1988

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