Anna Nason Appelman was a schoolteacher in Butte, Montana and Hamilton, Montana who grew up on her family farm in Laurin, Montana in the late 1800s. This collection is her reminiscence about her childhood and young adulthood at the turn of the century in Montana.
From 2005-2010, former Montana congressman Bob Brown conducted oral history interviews with a variety of political figures in Montana. The interviewees ranged from state legislators, lobbyists, attorneys and journalists, to Montana Constitutional Convention delegates and officials in administrative and financial branches of the Montana State government. A few highlights within the topics are Montana and the Anaconda Company, the recurring sales tax referendum, mining, elections, deregulation, and the legislative process over time.