Robert Wolf Interview, April 26, 1989


Robert E. Wolf


Arnold Bolle, Dan Hall, and Alan McQuillan



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Robert Wolf and interviewers talk about the events leading up to and following the passage of the National Forest Management Act of 1976. The issues discussed include principles behind the act, congressional activities, the motivations of specific people, committee hearings, implementation, and sustained yield.

Document Type

Oral History


Wolf, Robert, 1920-2005 – Interviews; Arnold W. Bolle 1912-1994; Dan Hall; Alan G. McQuillan 1948- ; United States. Congress. Senate; United States. Forest Service; United States. National Forest Management Act of 1976; Forest management -- Law and legislation -- United States; Forest reserves -- United States; Forest roads -- Law and legislation -- United States; Renewable natural resources -- Law and legislation -- United States; Interviews – Montana; Oral histories – Montana

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 227-021, 022, 023

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

3 sound cassettes (03:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (37 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

02:19:37 minutes

Local Filename

OH_227_021_022_023.mp3; OH_227_021_022_023.pdf

Robert Wolf Interview, April 26, 1989