Leita Anderson Interview, October 13, 2000

Interviewee

Leita Anderson

Interviewer

Suzanne M. Vernon

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Description

Leita Anderson talks about growing up in Salmon Prairie, Montana, and recalls the families who lived there when she was a child, particularly the Anderson family. She describes how her father grew up trapping in the area, and then worked for the Works Progress Administration [WPA] in the Mission Valley, Montana. Anderson discusses the toys she had as a child, the holidays her family celebrated, and working as a cook for the U.S. Forest Service.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Swan Valley, Montana; Salmon Prairie; Works Progress Administration [WPA]; Mission Valley, Montana; U.S. Forest Service; Trapping; Homesteading, Montana

Original Date

10-13-2000

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 422-059

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (15 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

01:01:06 minutes

Local Filename

OH_422_059.mp3; OH_422_059.pdf

Leita Anderson Interview, October 13, 2000

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