Erin Cunniff and Darla Torres
Linda Smith describes serving in the Peace Corps and her introduction to feminist and underground publications. She explains her initial interest in printing, working first for an alternative press in Texas and then establishing Mountain Moving Press in Missoula, Montana. Smith discusses her involvement in WORD [Women’s Opportunity and Resource Development]. She talks about developing an interest in community building and organization in relation to growth management, open space, and neighborhood councils. Smith concludes by describing her involvement with In Other Words, a Missoula, Montana feminist forum radio show on NPR, and her concerns about how to encourage young women to become politically active.
Smith, Linda—Political Activity; Mountain Moving Press (Missoula, Montana) History; In Other Words (radio program); Feminism Montana; Underground press publications United States; Women printers Montana Missoula Biograph; Women Montana Interviews
Montana Feminist History Oral History Collection, OH 378, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (00:60:00 min.): analog + 1 transcript (30 p.: 28 cm.)
OCLC Record Number
Smith, Linda, "Linda Smith Interview, March 19, 2002" (2002). Montana Feminist History Oral History Project. OH 378-004.