Audio Recording Retired sheepman Charlie Russell, Nye, Montana, discusses sheepherding near Yellowstone National Park, part 2

About this Item

Title
Retired sheepman Charlie Russell, Nye, Montana, discusses sheepherding near Yellowstone National Park, part 2
Contributor Names
Stanton, Gary Ward, 1946- (Collector)
Young, Kay, 1931- (Collector)
Crummett, Michael, 1948- (Collector)
Russell, Charlie (Interviewee)
Landfried, Charlie (Interviewee)
Created / Published
Nye, Montana, August 21, 1979
Subject Headings
-  Shepherds
-  Sheep farming
-  Frontier and pioneer life
-  Ethnography
-  Field recordings
-  Interviews
-  Sound recordings
-  United States -- Montana -- Nye
Genre
Ethnography
Field recordings
Interviews
Sound recordings
Notes
-  Index data: Part 2 of a 2-part interview with former sheepman Charles Russell, age 91, in Nye MT: looking back, Russell says he wouldn't live life any differently; the winter of 1978-79 was the worst; about the Chinook winds melting January snow; they used to start lambing around 20th of March; about suckling lambs from a trough; methods for getting "bum" (orphaned) lambs to be accepted by another ewe; how Webb Keller still runs bands of sheep today; this recording ends at about 13 minutes elapsed time.
Medium
7-inch reel
Call Number/Physical Location
Call number: AFC 1981/005: AFS 20424
MBRS shelflist: RXA 0910
Field project identifier: MT9-GS-R39
Source Collection
Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Language
English
Online Format
audio

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Credit line: Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Stanton, Gary Ward, Kay Young, Michael Crummett, Charlie Russell, and Charlie Landfried. Retired sheepman Charlie Russell, Nye, Montana, discusses sheepherding near Yellowstone National Park, part 2. Nye, Montana, 1979. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_afs20424/.

APA citation style:

Stanton, G. W., Young, K., Crummett, M., Russell, C. & Landfried, C. (1979) Retired sheepman Charlie Russell, Nye, Montana, discusses sheepherding near Yellowstone National Park, part 2. Nye, Montana. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_afs20424/.

MLA citation style:

Stanton, Gary Ward, et al. Retired sheepman Charlie Russell, Nye, Montana, discusses sheepherding near Yellowstone National Park, part 2. Nye, Montana, 1979. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_afs20424/>.

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