Neil Meyer and Dixie Meyer Interview, May 24, 1999
Suzanne M. Vernon
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Neil Meyer and his wife, Dixie Meyer, describe homesteading in the Upper Swan Valley in Montana. Neil talks about his work as a logger, discussing sustainable logging practices and the demand for different kinds of wood. He talks at length about the many people with whom he worked while logging. Neil also recalls hunting and fishing in the Swan Valley area, and he shares details about the South Lake fire and its impact on wildlife.
Swan Valley, Montana; Upper Swan Valley, Montana; Logging, Montana; Hunting, Montana; Fishing, Montana; South Lake, Montana; Forest fires; Forest fires, Impact on wildlife
Upper Swan Valley Oral History Project, OH 422, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (11 p.: 28 cm.)
Meyer, Neil and Meyer, Dixie, "Neil Meyer and Dixie Meyer Interview, May 24, 1999" (1999). Upper Swan Valley Oral History Project. 4.