Paul Bryce describes his experiences as a smokejumper from 1951 to 1958. He discusses the training, equipment, and facilities at the base in Cave Junction, Oregon. Bryce talks about his fellow smokejumpers, their social activities when not on duty, and the professional pride they all shared about being a smokejumper.
Smokejumpers Oregon Biography; Smokejumping Oregon History; Cave Junction, Oregon; Smokejumpers Training of; Smokejumping Equipment and Supplies; Smokejumping Social Aspects
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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1 sound cassette (80 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (25 p. : 28 cm.)
Bryce, Paul M., "Paul M. Bryce Interview, July 20, 1984" (1984). Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Project. OH 133-012.