Robert Wolf Interview, April 17, 1989


Robert E. Wolf


Claire Rhein



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Biographical interview of Robert Wolf followed by broad view of Wolf’s work with the Bureau of Land Management, Forest Service, Bureau of the Budget, Comptroller General, various congressional committees, and the Congressional Research Service. Wolf recalls his experiences during the Nixon Era, including memories of Erlichman as an environmentalist. He also shares his thoughts on ethics, power, marriage, and politics.


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Document Type

Oral History


Wolf, Robert, 1920-2005 – Interviews; Claire K. Rhein 1922-2001; United States. Bureau of Land Management; United States. Forest Service; United States. Bureau of the Budget; United States. Comptroller General; United States. Congressional Research Service; Interviews – Montana; Oral histories – Montana; Ehrlichman, John, 1929-1999; Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994

Original Date


Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

United States



Original Collection

Robert Wolf Interviews Oral History Project, OH 227, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library


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 /

Oral History Number

OH 227-001, 002

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

2 sound cassettes (02:30:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (30 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

01:30:38 minutes

Local Filename

OH_227_001_002.mp3; OH_227_001_002.pdf

Robert Wolf Interview, April 17, 1989