Suzanne M. Vernon
Ona Lake tells how she was born in Broadus, Montana, and then moved with her family around the northwest during throughout her childhood as her father tracked down work as a rural mail carrier and dairy truck driver. She recalls eventually settling in Deer Lodge, Montana with her husband, Dutch Lake, who worked for Montana Power Company. Lake describes the cabin in Seeley Lake, Montana, where she and her husband spent much of their time. She also discusses how the area has changed over the years.
Broadus, Montana; Mail carriers; Dairy industry; Deer Lodge, Montana; Dutch Lake; Seeley Lake, Montana; Montana Power Company
Upper Swan Valley Oral History Project, OH 422, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
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Oral History Number
OH 422-065, 066
2 sound cassettes (02:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (41 p.: 28 cm.)
Lake, Ona, "Ona Lake Interview, November 5, 2001" (2001). Upper Swan Valley Oral History Project. 23.