Alma Thompson Interview, August 30, 1977

Interviewee

Alma Thompson

Interviewer

Jane Reed Benson

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Description

Alma Thompson discusses her husband, Boyd Thompson, and his work at the Nine Mile Remount Depot Station. She describes Boyd Thompson’s work with mules and horses at the Depot, where he was a supervisor or pack strings and an overseer of saddle horse breeding. Thompson also discusses her husband’s work at the Big Draw Ranch, individuals and families at the Depot Station, and her children.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Big Draw Ranch; Boyd Thompson; Nine Mile Remount Depot Station; Alberton, Montana

Original Date

8-30-1977

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Ninemile Remount Depot Oral History Project, OH 086, 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 086-002

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (14 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:31:26 minutes

Local Filename

OH_086_002.mp3; OH_086_002.pdf

Alma Thompson Interview, August 30, 1977

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