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Reeves, Troy 1971-

Overview
Works: 206 works in 209 publications in 1 language and 338 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Oral histories  Handbooks and manuals  History  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Yearbooks  Newspapers  Fiction 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Troy Reeves
A field notebook for oral history by Stacy Ericson( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a step-by-step outline to procedures, techniques, problems, and organizational methods for creating a successful oral history project
Harold Eshelman interviews by Harold Eshelman( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eshelman describes his fourteen years working for the U.S. Forest Service (1957-1971). He worked on ten-month contracts and never received permanent work. Eshelman's career began working on the Scott Mountain lookout in 1961. After the lookout position, Eshelman worked many different jobs for the Forest Service, including working on the brush crew and as recreational patrolman. He fought eighty-six fires in three different districts in the Boise National Forest (Landmark, Garden Valley and Idaho City) and the Donner Summit fire on the Nevada/California border
Call of prophecy : and the struggle over the fate of caliyon by Troy Reeves( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Food security discussion paper by Troy Reeves( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Brian Manro interview by Brian Manro( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brian Manro, who works for the Oregon State Public Interest Research Group (OSPIRG), spoke about issues in his area of expertise and his memories of the Idaho State Capitol. Manro discussed the time period spanning the late 1990s through 2005 and the following topics: the US PIRG (U.S. Public Interest Research Group); the Oregon State Public Interest Research Group (OSPIRG); Boise, Idaho; the Idaho State Capitol; and the Oregon State Capitol
Dennis Mansfield interview by Dennis Mansfield( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dennis Mansfield discussed his memories of the Idaho State Capitol. Mansfield spoke of the time period spanning the 1990s through 2006 and discussed the following topics: coming to Idaho to start the Idaho Family Forum; lobbying for various organizations; Proposition One (1994); his work on the pro-life bill; the unity ceremony in 2000; and former Gov. Phil Batt's Indian gaming committee. Mansfield also explained why he ran for a position in the state senate and gave a brief description of his youth forum, "City on the Hill."
Robert Coates interviews by Robert Coates( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coates discusses both his personal and military life from the early 1930s through the present. Coates describes his numerous military assignments while aboard the USS San Francisco during World War II. His military assignments with the U.S. Navy occurred from Jan. 1941 through Dec. 1946. Coates then worked as an electronic technician at the Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory from 1956 through 1962; the U.S. Forest Service in Missoula, Mont., from 1963 through 1964; and as a research engineer at the INEEL from 1964 through 1983. He further describes one of his positions which was directly associated with NASA, and his interest in family and Idaho history. Coates was born and raised in Carey, Idaho, and now resides in Nampa
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
Carl Burke interview by Carl P 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
Rosemary Powell interview by Rosemary Powell( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powell extensively describes her career and training as a WAAC/WAC (Women's Auxiliary Army Corps/Women's Army Corps member), including OCS (Officer Candidate School), from Apr. 1943 through Sept. 1946. She describes the different bases in the U.S. where she was stationed. She was director of civilian personnel after World War II in various overseas locations; her job was to hire civilians in places such as Frankfurt am Main, Munich, and Bad Tölz, Germany, Paris, and Le Havre, France. She also gives a good overview of Boise in the 1930s and 1940s compared to today
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
Roger "Rod" Davidson interviews by Roger Davidson( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Davidson discusses his experience working as a smokejumper in Idaho during the summers of 1947 through 1950. During the winters he attended both Washington State University and the University of Idaho where he obtained his degree in 1950. Davidson then attended the American Institute for Foreign Trade in Phoenix, Ariz. The training he received from that institution landed him a job with Mobil Oil Company in southern California. In 1963 he transferred to Boise, Idaho. While he was employed with Mobil Oil, he was also co-owner and accountant for the Brass Lamp Pizza parlors. In the 1960s and 1970s, Davidson bought property for the Brass Lamp Pizza parlors. He also bought property in McCall and Boise, including a building at 6th and Main in Boise
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
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
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
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
Ken Hessel interviews by Ken Hessel( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Hessel discusses his experience working as a firefighter in Orofino, Idaho in 1956, in the Chamberlain Basin in 1957, and as a McCall smokejumper from 1958 through 1962. He also discusses how in the 1960s during the Vietnam War, smokejumpers from Idaho and Montana were recruited by the CIA to work in southeast Asia, which he did from 1963 through 1975. Hessel describes in detail time spent in northern Thailand and Laos during that period. Upon returning to the U.S., Hessel worked for the Forest Service in La Grande, Or., from 1975 until his retirement in 1994
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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