Arthur Deschamps Interview, August 27, 1991

Interviewee

Arthur Deschamps

Interviewer

Dale Johnson

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Description

Arthur Deschamps describes the history of Frenchtown, Montana. He discusses his distant French-Canadian ancestors, the Lewis and Clark Expedition, missionary work in Frenchtown, and the discovery of gold in Montana.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Montana history; Gold rush; Lewis and Clark Expedition; French-Canadian ancestry; Frenchtown, Montana

Original Date

8-27-1991

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 265-001

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

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

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:30:59 minutes

Local Filename

OH_265_001.mp3; OH_265_001.pdf

Arthur Deschamps Interview, August 27, 1991

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