Calvin “Rawhide” Papritz Interview, July 22, 1984

Interviewee

Calvin Papritz

Interviewer

Beverly Buckner

Files

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Description

Calvin Papritz recalls being asked by ABC News to recreate hijacker D.B. Cooper’s jump from the back of a Boeing 727. He also suggests an identity for Cooper.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Smokejumpers Montana Biography; Smokejumping Montana History; Smokejumping Alaska History; Forest fire Montana; Forest fires Alaska; U.S. aircraft, hijacking

Original Date

7-22-1984

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Collection, OH 133, 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 Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use of this item. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 133-084

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (90 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (4 p. : 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:10:30 minutes

Local Filename

OH_133_084.mp3; OH 133_084.pdf

Calvin “Rawhide” Papritz Interview, July 22, 1984
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