Robert Wolf Interview, November 14, 1989

Title

Robert Wolf Interview, November 14, 1989

Interviewee

Robert E. Wolf

Interviewer

David Jackson and Dan Hall

Files

Download Transcript of Robert Wolf Interview, November 14, 1989 (121 KB)

Description

Robert Wolf takes up the early history of log exports, the Morse Amendment of 1968, differences between Alaska and the lower 48 states, abuse of the Tongass Forest in Alaska, Native American sales to Japan, the role of Western Forest Industries Association, the roles of Senator Wayne Morse, Senator Wayne Magnuson, and Senator Henry Jackson, export statistics, effects, the role of labor, Weyerhaeuser, and the emotion and economics of Alaskan contracts.

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

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Jackson, Henry M. (Henry Martin), 1912-1983; Magnuson, Warren G. (Warren Grant), 1905-1989; Morse, Wayne L. (Wayne Lyman), 1900-1974; Wolf, Robert, 1920-2005 – Interviews; David Jackson; Dan Hall; United States. Congress. Senate; United States. Foreign Assistance Act of 1961; United States. Forest Service; Western Forest Industries Association; Weyerhaeuser Company; Export controls -- United States; Forest products industry -- Political activity -- United States; Indians of North America -- Commerce – Japan; Logging -- Environmental aspects – Alaska; Lumber trade -- Law and legislation -- United States; Lumber trade – Alaska; Alaska – Commerce; Alaska -- Environmental conditions; Tongass National Forest (Alaska) -- Environmental conditions; Interviews – Montana; Oral histories -- Montana

Original Date

11-14-1989

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 227-030

Media Type

Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (24 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_227_030.pdf

Robert Wolf Interview, November 14, 1989

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