Kim Elise Taylor
Wayne Webb speaks about his 30 years working as a smokejumper at McCall, Idaho, from 1946 until 1975. In particular, he emphasizes his job in equipment design, making parachutes and jump suits. Webb also discusses the 40-year age limit and what it was like to resume jumping after it was lifted.
Smokejumpers Idaho Biography; Smokejumping Idaho History; Smokejumping Equipment and supplies
Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Collection, OH 133, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Oral History Number
1 sound cassette (85 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (23 p. : 28 cm.)
Webb, Wayne, "Wayne R. Webb Interview, July 22, 1984" (1984). Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Project. OH_133_111.