Irvin

Interviewer

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Description

Irwin "Shorty" Shope and Boyd Van Horn discuss their season trailing cattle between Miles City and Jordan, Montana in 1925. They discuss their time as cowboys, including stories that detail the landscape they traveled, the animals they interacted with, their transient lifestyle, and homesteaders.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Trailing cattle; Montana homesteads; Miles City, Montana; Jordan, Montana; Montana history

Original Date

12-17-1970

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Irvin “Shorty” Shope Oral History Collection, OH 357, 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 357-002

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:30:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (26 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

01:09:50 minutes

Local Filename

OH_357_002.mp3; OH_357_002.pdf

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