Kim Elise Taylor
William MacDonald discusses his time working as a smokejumper. He talks about the fires, project work, and procedures for going to and coming back from a fire. MacDonald discusses the changes that occurred in the organization from his first stint in 1953 to his second stint from 1957 to 1961.
Smokejumpers Montana Biography; Smokejumping Montana History
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 (57 min.) : analog + 1 transcript (15 p. : 28 cm.)
MacDonald, William Z., "William Z. MacDonald Interview, July 9, 1984" (1984). Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Project. OH 133-065.