William

Interviewer

Jane Reed Benson

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Description

William Longpre discusses the history of the Ninemile Remount Depot, including the land the Depot was built on, the Depot itself, and people such as Locke M. (L. M.) Stewart, Ed MacKay, Evan W. “Major” Kelley, W. C. Evans, Hank Viche, Jesse “Jake” Williams, Hugh Redding, and Harold Dunn. He also describes his experiences with rodeos, bucking contests, and breaking mules.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

U.S. Forest Service; W. C. Evans; Evan W. “Major” Kelley; Ed MacKay; Hank Viche; Jesse “Jake” Williams, Hugh Redding; Harold Dunn; Rodeos; Locke M. (L. M.) Stewart

Original Date

7-26-1977

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 086-017, 018

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

2 sound cassettes (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (49 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

01:32:23 minutes

Local Filename

OH_086_017_018.mp3; OH_086_017_018.pdf

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