Robert Wolf Interview, April 24, 1989

Title

Robert Wolf Interview, April 24, 1989

Interviewee

Robert E. Wolf

Interviewer

Jim Olivarez and Dan Hall

Files

Download Transcript of Robert Wolf Interview, April 24, 1989 (284 KB)

Description

Robert Wolf explains aspects of grazing fees, including the origins from Gifford Pinchot’s role in the early 1900s. He also describes the changing philosophies related to grazing fees in addition to the various economic determinations used. He continues to talk about the politics of grazing, pointing ranchers’ roles and responses and the management of grazing compared to timber. He concludes by discussing the potentials for a system of bidding on U.S. Forest Service or Bureau of Land Management grazing lands.

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; Gifford Pinchot, 1865-1946; Jim Olivarez; Dan Hall; United States. Bureau of Land Management; United States. Forest Service; Grazing -- Environmental aspects -- United States; Grazing -- Government policy -- United States; Grazing districts; Range management -- United States; Timber Management – United States; Interviews – Montana; Oral histories -- Montana

Original Date

4-24-1989

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 227-013, 014

Media Type

Text

Original Format

2 sound cassettes (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (18 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_227_013_014.pdf

Robert Wolf Interview, April 24, 1989

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