Albert Barnier describes growing up on a farming ranch in Eastern Montana. He discusses his work with livestock, his education in a one-room school, hunting rabbits, his French ancestry, and his work as an overseer at a prison farm. He also describes working in the Silver mines of Idaho and plays a song on his harmonica.
Agriculture; Hunting; Ranching; Farming; Silver mining, Idaho; Eastern Montana; Correctional institution; Prison; Prison farms
Montana Settlers, Homesteaders, Ranchers, and Farmers Oral History Collection Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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 / email@example.com
Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.): analog + 1 transcript (7 p.: 28 cm.)
Barnier, Albert, "Albert Barnier Interview, June 25, 2006" (2006). Montana Settlers, Homesteaders, Ranchers and Farmers Oral History Collection. 17.