Marion Rasmussen and her daughter Linda LaTores discuss the life of Marion’s husband Wayne Rasmussen who was a former U.S. Department of Agriculture historian. Marion Rasmussen describes how she and her husband met and his U.S. Army service during World War Two. She talks about the personal relationships Rasmussen had with Mike Mansfield and Gladys Baker.
U.S. Department of Agriculture; Wayne Rasmussen; Civil Rights; Mike Mansfield, U.S. Senator; World War, 1939-1945
Rasmussen Family Oral History Project, OH 398, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (15 p.: 28 cm.)
Rasmussen, Marion and LaTores, Linda, "Marion Rasmussen and Linda LaTores Interview, August 11, 2005" (2005). Rasmussen Family Oral History Project. 3.