McCoy

Interviewee

McCoy Rice
Imogene Rice

Interviewer

Jane Reed Benson

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Description

McCoy “Coy” Rice discusses his experiences working as a packer and blacksmith at the Nine Mile Remount Depot from 1943 to 1953. He describes working on the film Red Skies over Montana, breaking mules, horse breeding, loading packs, and problems he faced with predators and livestock.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

U.S. Forest Service; Red Skies over Montana, Blacksmithing; Horse breeding; Livestock training

Original Date

5-18-1977

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 086-019, 020

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

2 sound cassettes (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (55 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

01:47:38 minutes

Local Filename

OH_086_019_020.mp3; OH_086_019_020.pdf

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