Rod Ash and June Ash Interview, October 21, 2005

Title

Rod Ash and June Ash Interview, October 21, 2005

Interviewee

Rod Ash
June Ash

Interviewer

Jeanell Innerarity

Files

Download Transcript of Rod and June Ash Interview (238 KB)

Description

Rod and June Ash describe their gardening experiences in Swan Valley, Montana, a practice they have maintained since the early 1970s. They discuss some of the difficulties they have encountered, such as deer and other pests. The Ashes offer tips on where to buy seeds for plants that will grow in the Swan Valley’s climate, how to plan a garden, and how to build up the soil. They also describe the satisfaction they derive from gardening, which helps them be self-sufficient.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Gardeners, Montana; Swan Valley, Montana; Rod Ash; June Ash; Gardening; Soil assessment

Original Date

10-21-2005

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 422-120

Media Type

Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (22 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

application/pdf

Local Filename

OH_422_120.pdf

Rod Ash and June Ash Interview, October 21, 2005

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