Roberta Stroden Interview, October 22, 2005

Interviewee

Roberta Stroden

Interviewer

Jeanell Innerarity

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Description

Roberta Stroden describes her gardening experiences in Swan Valley, Montana. She shares her gardening philosophy, which consists of a largely hands-off method of letting vegetables go to seed and grow where they will, ignoring pests, and avoiding chemicals. She notes that gardening, for her, is a way to live with nature. Stroden recalls how she started gardening and offers advice to beginning gardeners in the Swan Valley.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Gardeners, Montana; Amateur gardeners; Swan Valley, Montana; Natural resources; Self-sufficient living; Natural gardening practices

Original Date

10-22-2005

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 422-121

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

00:30:48 minutes

Local Filename

OH_422_121.mp3; OH_422_121.pdf

Roberta Stroden Interview, October 22, 2005

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