Robert Wolf Interview, April 19, 1989


Robert E. Wolf


Alan McQuillan and Dan Hall



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Robert Wolf discusses the history of the Multiple Use Act of 1960. He talks in depth about the process of including definitions in the act, wilderness versus multiple use, the legislative process, and conflicts among the various governmental agencies. He also describes the significance of specific phrases, definitions after passage, and applications of the act.

Document Type

Oral History


Wolf, Robert, 1920-2005 – Interviews; Alan G. McQuillan 1948- ; Dan Hall; United States. Forest Service; Lumber trade -- United States; Forest management -- United States; Men -- Montana -- Interviews; Oral histories – Montana; Interviews -- 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 227-009, 010

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

2 sound cassettes (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (31 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

02:04:30 minutes

Local Filename

OH_227_009_010.mp3; OH_227_009_010.pdf

Robert Wolf Interview, April 19, 1989