• Joseph Paul Caffrey Interview, September 1, 1993

    Caffrey, Joseph Paul

    Paul Caffrey recalls attending the Sweeney School of Aviation in Kansas City, Kansas and learning how to fly planes and work on airplane engines. He also describes trying to find work in Kansas City d…

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  • Mike Holmes and Sue Holmes Interview, August 27, 2009

    Holmes, Mike, Holmes, Sue

    Mike Holmes discusses growing up in Montana, and later, working for Shorty Koessler who owned the Intermountain Lumber Company. Mike and Sue discuss getting married in 1964 after finishing high school…

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  • Bob Reed and Peggy Reed Interview, November 7, 2001

    Reed, Bob, Reed, Peggy

    Bob Reed and Peggy Reed talk about the time they have spent in Swan Valley, Montana. Each tell how their parents homesteaded and worked odd jobs in and around the Swan Valley area. Bob recalls his tim…

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  • Mary Ann and State of Montana at Demersville

    B and W photo of two boats docked at Demersville in high water. Caption reads, 'Mary Ann and State of Montana at Demersville at high Water in about 1894 or earlier. Mary Ann was 45 feet long. Built by…

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  • John Hulett Interview, February 15, 1999

    Hulett, John

    John Hulett recalls living and working in northwestern Montana’s Swan Valley, during the 1930s, ‘40s, and ‘50s. He talks about his family moving to the valley in 1931, and his subsequent outdoor jobs…

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  • Lawrence W. "Larry" Nash Interview, August 24, 1988

    Nash, Lawrence W

    Lawrence “Larry” Nash discusses moving from Kalispell, Montana, to Polson, Montana, with his family in 1908. He describes the early days of settlement and development in Polson, including homesteading…

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