Jane Reed Benson
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.
U.S. Forest Service; Red Skies over Montana, Blacksmithing; Horse breeding; Livestock training
Ninemile Remount Depot Oral History Project, OH 086, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
OH 086-019, 020
2 sound cassettes (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (55 p.: 28 cm.)
Rice, McCoy and Rice, Imogene, "McCoy "Coy" Rice and Imogene Rice Interview, May 18, 1977" (1977). Ninemile Remount Depot Oral History Project. 13.