Rod Ash and June Ash Interview, October 11, 2005

Title

Rod Ash and June Ash Interview, October 11, 2005

Interviewee

Rod Ash
June Ash

Interviewer

Jeanell Innerarity

Files

Download Transcript of Rod and June Ash Interview (153 KB)

Description

Rod and June Ash recall buying their house in Condon, Montana, in 1970 and immediately starting their garden, growing bush beans, turnips, carrots, kale, potatoes, tomatoes, and other vegetables. They discuss preservation methods, particularly freezing. The Ashes describe gardening issues in the Swan Valley, Montana, which include dealing with wildlife, gardening without pesticides or herbicides, watering methods, using raised beds, and types of fencing.

Type

Oral History

Subjects

Gardeners, Montana; Condon, Montana; Wildlife; Swan Valley, Montana; Food preservation; Gardening methods

Original Date

10-11-2005

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

Upper Swan Valley Oral History Project, OH 422, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 422-044, 045

Media Type

Text

Original Format

2 sound cassettes (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (31 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_422_044_045.pdf

Rod Ash and June Ash Interview, October 11, 2005

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