Thomas Payne Interview, May 21, 1992

Interviewee

Thomas Payne

Interviewer

Scott Ward

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Description

Thomas Payne discusses the 1952 U.S. presidential and senatorial elections and the international political climate from the 1920s to the 1960s. Payne describes the Korean War, U. S.-Soviet relations, Montana newspapers, and the University of Montana, Missoula during the 1950s. He discusses his opinion of Mike Mansfield, the John Birch Society, Jim Murray, and General McArthur. Payne also discusses communism and the effects it had on the United States, both culturally and politically.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Communism; United States politics; Twentieth century politics; Mike Mansfield; John Birch Society; U. S.-Soviet relations

Original Date

5-21-1992

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Montana Politics and Politicians 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 283-001

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (10 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:43:18 minutes

Local Filename

OH_283_001.mp3; OH_283_001.pdf

Thomas Payne Interview, May 21, 1992

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