Nancy Powell Peck Interview, October 10, 1993

Interviewee

Nancy Peck

Interviewer

Terry L. Peterson

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Description

Nancy Powell Peck discusses her childhood in Apgar, Montana, just outside of Glacier National Park. She describes her experiences at school, getting groceries, and the construction of the “Going to the Sun Highway.” She also discusses her father’s private horseback riding outfitting business, domestic life before amenities such as electricity, and the fire of 1932 that swept through the Lake MacDonald area.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Apgar, Montana; Glacier National Park; Highway construction; Domestic life; Lake MacDonald; Forest fires, Montana

Original Date

10-10-1993

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Montana Settlers, Homesteaders, Ranchers, and Farmers 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 304-001

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.): analog + 1 transcript (19 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:49:54 minutes

Local Filename

OH_304_001.mp3; OH_304_001.pdf

Nancy Powell Peck Interview, October 10, 1993

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