Dale Johnson, the first archivist of the Mansfield Library's Archives and Special Collections, discusses the history of the Archives, how it was founded, and how it grew over the years. He talks about the various collections he acquired during his tenure and the library deans with whom he worked over the years. Johnson also describes his collecting philosophy and he chose to manage the archives.
University of Montana; Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library; K. Ross Toole Archives and Special Collections; K. Ross Toole; Department of History, University of Montana; History, Montana; Archival methods; History of archives; Archival techniques; Primary sources; Montana Historical Society
University of Montana History Oral History Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound file (01:09:12 min.) digital + 1 transcript (20 p.: 28 cm.)
Johnson, Dale, "Dale Johnson Interview, August 19, 2015" (2015). University of Montana History Oral History Collection. 8.