Robert Wolf Interview, November 16, 1989

Title

Robert Wolf Interview, November 16, 1989

Interviewee

Robert E. Wolf

Interviewer

Milo McLeod and Dan Hall

Files

Download Transcript of Robert Wolf Interview, November 16, 1989 (84 KB)

Description

Milo McLeod and Robert Wolf each describe some of the history of federal government support of road construction. Wolf highlights the connection between logging national forests and road construction. He also explains the background of the construction of the Lolo Pass Road. Wolf discusses the pressures from the Idaho side for this road as a completion of the Lewis and Clark Highway which resulted in 1957 hearings. He talks about the roles played by Senators Albert Gore, Frank Church, and Henry Dworshak during the hearings.

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

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Wolf, Robert, 1920-2005 – Interviews; Milo McLeod; Forest roads -- Law and legislation -- United States; Lolo Pass Road, Idaho; Lolo Pass Road, Montana; Lewis and Clark Highway; Lewis and Clark Highway, legislative hearings; Gore, Albert, 1907-1998; Church, Frank, 1924-1984; Dworshak, Henry, 1894-1962; United States. Bureau of Land Management; United States. Department of the Interior; Interviews – Montana; Oral histories -- Montana

Original Date

11-16-1989

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 227-034

Media Type

Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (16 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_227_034.pdf

Robert Wolf Interview, November 16, 1989

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