Jim Lindell discusses the three summers he worked as a smokejumper out of McCall, Idaho, from 1964 to 1966. He recalls experiences from training, jumping, and socializing as a smokejumper, particularly in Idaho City, Idaho. Lindell also discusses the transition from smokejumping to the military.
Smokejumpers Idaho Biography; Smokejumping Idaho History; Smokejumping Idaho 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 (24 p. : 28 cm.)
Lindell, Jim, "Jim Lindell Interview, July 22, 1984" (1984). Smokejumpers 1984 Reunion Oral History Project. OH_133_060.