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Reeves, Troy 1971-

Overview
Works: 172 works in 173 publications in 1 language and 276 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Newspapers 
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Most widely held works by Troy Reeves
William and Dortha Anderson interview ( )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William and Dortha Anderson discuss their time at Boise High School and their life in Boise in the 1930s and 1940s. Topics include World War II and Bill Anderson's carrer in writing and how he was encouraged by his English teacher at the school
Beatrice Horn interview by Beatrice Horn ( )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Horn talks about her time in the WAC from Mar. 1943 through Sept. 1944. While in the service, Horn was stationed at Fort Des Moines, Iowa, San Antonio, Tex., and eventually Mississippi. After mustering out of the military (because she had injured her heels), Horn used her GI Bill to attend Links Business School. From there she worked for Morrison-Knudsen Company and for Drake's Plumbing, each for eight years, before retiring in 1965. Horn was also active in the American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans
Jeff Fereday interviews by Jeff Fereday ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fereday discusses his work for the U.S. Forest Service, 1968-1975. He describes his experiences working as both a "hot shot" and as a smokejumper on fires in Idaho, New Mexico, California, Oregon, Washington, and Alaska. After completing law school at Columbia University, he worked as a law clerk for the Idaho Conservation League and later as an attorney in Boise focusing on environmental issues. Fereday also describes smokejumpers' attitudes in the early 1970s about the Vietnam War
Dale Tankersley interview by Dale Tankersley ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dale Tankersley, who was an employee of the state of Idaho, offered his memories of the Idaho State Capitol. Tankersley spoke of the time period between 1949 and 2006 and on the following topics: the Idaho State Capitol; the Idaho state Legislature; the Idaho state centennial; the U.S. bicentennial; the Idaho personnel department; Idaho highway department; and the Idaho Dept. of Fish & Game
Gene Crosby interviews by Gene Crosby ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crosby describes smokejumping and piloting smokejumpers in Idaho and New Mexico during the 1950s and 1960s. He is an experienced backcountry pilot also. Prior to smokejumping and flying, Crosby spent a summer in the 1950s working in northern Idaho on a blister rust program. Originally from Oklahoma, he received two degrees in agriculture from the Oklahoma State University (previously Oklahoma A & M). Crosby is a seasoned writer and describes various stories and commercials he has written during his lifetime. Crosby discussed the time period from the 1950s through 2001
James E. and Vicki Risch interviews ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In their two interviews (20 Sept. and 21 Nov. 2006), Idaho governor Jim Risch and First Lady Vicki Risch talked about their experiences working in the Idaho State Capitol building. The Risches spoke about the time from the 1970s through 2006 and of the following topics: working in the legislature, as lieutenant-governor, and governor; Idaho political campaigns; the role of the Idaho First Lady; and Boise, Idaho. Governor Risch also talked about the reasons he initially ran for public office
Ruth Jacobs interview by Ruth Jacobs ( )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jacobs talked about her experiences in the Army Nurse Corps from 1941 through 1946. She described the different hospitals she worked in throughout the U.S. and eventually in France. She also discussed her trip to Europe on the steamship Queen Mary. She continued nursing off and on until retiring in 1981. She and her husband moved to Meridian, Idaho, in 1993, and reside (as of 2004) in the Meadowlake Village community in Meridian
Elaine Smith interview by Elaine Smith ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Smith described growing up in Salt Lake City, Utah, and her time in the WAVES during World War II. She spoke of the period from the 1920s through 2004, focusing on the 1930s and 1940s. Topics include: the effects of the Great Depression; fur finishing at Dupler's Fur Company; her work as a spot welder at the Eiter-McCullough factory; WAVES' training at Hunter College, New York; and running a market research company in Boise, Idaho
Rayola Jacobsen interview by Rayola Jacobsen ( )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rayola Jacobsen shared her memories of working as a secretary in the corporation division and later as legislative liaison for the Idaho Secretary of State's office. Jacobsen shared her memories of working in the Idaho State Capitol during the 1960s through 2005. Jacobsen spoke of the following topics: Arnold Williams, Louis Clapp, Edson Deal, and Pete Cenarrusa; and Boise, Idaho. Jacobsen also talked about how the Capitol building needed to be preserved, yet updated
Ben Ysursa interviews by Ben Ysursa ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben Ysursa talked about his memories of the Idaho State Capitol. Ysursa talked about the period between 1974 and 2006 and on the following topics: working in the Secretary of State's office; the Sunshine law; reapportionment; the fire in the Capitol building; 9/11/2001; remodeling the Capitol building; and the governor's veto power. Ysursa also talked about his background as a person of Basque ancestry and his family history with Boise
Tommy "Shep" Johnson interviews by Tommy Johnson ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnson discusses his experience working as a smokejumper in Idaho, New Mexico, and Alaska from 1956 to 1962. He discusses his life before smokejumping while he was in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1950 to 1955, including his experience during the Korean War. Johnson was recruited to work for the CIA, kicking cargo, in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War from 1962 to 1975. Upon his return to the U.S., he worked for the Bureau of Land Management from 1976 until he retired in 1990 after a truck accident
Nicole LeFavour interview by Nicole LeFavour ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In her 20 Jan. 2006 interview with Troy Reeves, Idaho State Representative Nicole LeFavour discussed her political activism and career. She talked about the years between the mid-1990s through 2005 and of the following topics: the Boise Weekly; the Shoshone Paiute Tribe; gay and lesbian issues in Idaho; and the Idaho State Capitol. LeFavour also discussed minimum wage and workers' compensation, health care, and insurance
Emily Riley and Mary Cozine interview ( )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emily Riley and Mary Cozine discuss their time at Boise High School and life in Boise in the 1930s and 1940s. They talk about choir and school events and how World War II affected the school. Other topics include Boise stores, restaurants, and movie theaters of the time
Steve Smylie interview by Steve Smylie ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Representative Steve Smylie talked about his experiences in the Capitol building. Smylie spoke about the time period from the 1950s to 2006 and of the following topics: Gov. Robert Smylie (his father); legislation protecting home owners from construction liens; the Idaho Reading Initiative; and the final phase of PERSI, the state employees' retirement program. There were two lobbyists, Richard Hahn and Darwin James Olberding, interviewed on their views of the treatment of lobbyists and the details of their jobs. Smylie also talked about the supposed terrorist attack, which turned out to be a hoax, and about creating laws
H. Dean Summers interviews by H. Dean Summers ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his interviews (23 Aug. and 19 Sept. 2006), Dean Summers, who served in both the Idaho House and Senate during the 1960s and 1970s, offered his memories of working in the Idaho State Capitol. Summers spoke of the time period from the 1960s to 2006 and of the following topics: the Idaho sales tax; horse racing; reapportionment; Boise State University; and the Idaho state legislature. Summers also talked about declaring his run for office the first time by placing a trash can on top of his car and described a freshman senator who said that he had gotten more done and had more fun in four days in the legislature than he had on his honeymoon
Karl Brooks interviews by Karl B Brooks ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Karl Brooks discussed issues pertaining to the Idaho state legislature. Brooks talked about the years from the 1960s to the 1993 legislative session, including the following topics: the Idaho State Capitol; 1990 House Bill 625; and Republican and Democratic leaders. Brooks primarily discussed abortion legislation and debate during the 1990 legislative session
Leo Cromwell interview by Leo Cromwell ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cromwell describes in detail both the McCall and the Idaho City smokejumper bases where he was a smokejumper from the early 1960s through 1997. Cromwell was a native of Cascade, Idaho, the compiler and creator of "Who's Who in Region 4 Smokejumping, 1943-1997," and taught history and mathematics in Cambridge and Boise when not fighting fires during the summer
Angela Higgins Purcell interview by Angela Higgins Purcell ( )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Purcell discusses possible relationship she and her family could have to "Peg Leg" Annie Morrow. Angela Purcell is believed to be related to Morrow through her husband Jim's grandmother. It is believed that Mr. Purcell's grandmother, through marriage, was Peg Leg Annie's daughter. Topics include Atlanta, Idaho, and prohibition in the state
Carl Burke interview by Carl Burke ( )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Burke talks about his time at Boise High School and his life in Boise in the 1930s and 1940s. He also talks about his friendship with Sen. Frank Church
Quane Kenyon, Sr., interview by Quane Kenyon ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Quane Kenyon, Sr., offered his memories of the Idaho State Capitol. Kenyon spoke of the time period between the early 1970s and 2006 and of the following topics: the Idaho State Capitol; the Idaho state legislature; the Idaho Supreme Court, jounalism in Idaho, and his time spent at various universities
 
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