Robert Wolf Interview, April 25, 1989

Title

Robert Wolf Interview, April 25, 1989

Interviewee

Robert E. Wolf

Interviewer

Jim Lowe and Dan Hall

Files

Download Transcript of Robert Wolf Interview, April 25, 1989 (120 KB)

Description

Robert Wolf explains the history of the Youth Conservation Corps [YCC] from its forerunner, the Civilian Conservation Corps [CCC], to the legislation enacted between 1950 and 1964. He discusses the parts played by Hubert Humphrey, Lyndon B. Johnson, and John F. Kennedy in the formation of the YCC, and he talks about some of the background philosophies for and against similar programs.

The audio for this interview is available at Archives and Special Collections, but has not yet been digitized.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978; Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963; Wolf, Robert, 1920-2005 – Interviews; Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) – History; Youth Conservation Corps (U.S.) – History; Interviews – Montana; Oral histories -- Montana

Original Date

4-25-1989

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

United States

Language

eng

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

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 227-016

Media Type

Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (25 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_227_016.pdf

Robert Wolf Interview, April 25, 1989

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