Elizabeth Hershey Fry discusses her how her grandfather moved to Montana after fighting in the American Civil War. She describes growing up in Missoula, Montana and visiting other areas of Montana, including Polson and Bull Island, during the early twentieth century. She recalls eating at the Margaret Hotel when her father would take the family to Bonner for special occasions, her experiences teaching at Missoula County High School and other schools around Montana, and her time at the University of Montana as a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.
Kappa Kappa Gamma; Missoula, Montana; Margaret Hotel; Missoula County High School; Early 20th Century History
Montana Communities Oral History Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.): analog + 1 transcript (16 p.: 28 cm.)
Fry, Elizabeth, "Elizabeth Hershey Fry Interview, September 20, 1994" (1994). Montana Communities Oral History Collection. 20.