EIMCO oral history project, 1980-1983  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
EIMCO (Firm)
Title
EIMCO oral history project
Dates
1980-1983 (inclusive)
Quantity
1.5 linear feet
Collection Number
Accn2183
Summary
The EIMCO oral history project (1980-1983) contains transcripts, an interview listing, interview sheets, and a history of EIMCO by Gregory C. Thompson and Allan D. Ainsworth. EIMCO (Eastern Iron and Metal Co.) began as a pushcart scrap metal operation of Russian immigrant, Nathan Rosenblatt in the late 1800s and grew into a corporation serving the demands of numerous manufacturing industries.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
SPCreference@lists.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hours advance notice encouraged. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


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The EIMCO oral history project (1980-1983) was conducted by Gregory C. Thompson and others, in association with the American West Center, in an effort to collect oral histories of those associated with EIMCO. The history of EIMCO (Eastern Iron and Metal Co.) began as a pushcart scrap metal operation of Russian immigrant, Nathan Rosenblatt (b. 1866), in the late 1800s and grew into a "multi-faceted corporation which met the market demands of numerous manufacturing industries." The collection consists of oral history transcripts, an interview listing, interview sheets, and a history of EIMCO by Gregory C. Thompson and Allan D. Ainsworth.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

EIMCO Oral History Project, 1980-1983Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Container(s) Description Dates
box
1
Folder
1
Gregory C. Thompson and Allan D. Ainsworth, "EIMCO: A History of A Corporation"
1983
2
Interview Sheets
Sheets recording information about the interviewee and other pertinent facts. Duplicates of many of these sheets can be found with their appropriate interview transcript in the collection.
1980-1982
3
Interview Listing
List of interviewers and interviewees, interview dates, and other information.
4
Joseph Rosenblatt, Nos. 1-3, 47-48
1980; 1982
5
Ennis W. Inskeep, No. 4
1980; 1982
6
David C. Hess, No. 5
1980; 1982
7
Kent L. Davis, No. 6
1980
8
Lynn R. Gillette, Nos. 7-8
1980
9
Robert B. Thompson, Nos. 9-10
1981
10
Elmer B. Nacey, No. 11
1980
11
Albert A. Cecil, No. 12
1980; 1982
12
Leo R. Davis, No. 13
1980; 1982
13
Hudson Francom, Nos. 14, 18-19
1980

EIMCO Oral History Project, 1980-1982Return to Top

Container(s): Box 2

Container(s) Description Dates
box
2
Folder
1
Robert Thompson, Nos. 15-16
1980
2
Gilbert Hall, No. 17
1980; 1982
3
Ted N. Hackett, No. 20
1980
4
Ike Hyatt, No. 21
1981-1982
5
Andy Katsanevas, No. 22
1981-1982
6
L. W. Amodt, No. 23
1981-1982
7
Ron Klepper, No. 24
1981-1982
8
Donald A. Dahlstrom, Nos. 25, 27, 31
1981
9
Barney Rosenblatt, Nos. 26, 28
1981-1982
10
Richard H. Walch, No. 29
1981-1982
11
Paul O. Richter, Nos. 30, 53
1980-1981
12
Gail H. McDonald, Nos. 32, 34
1981-1982

EIMCO Oral History Project, 1981-1982Return to Top

Container(s): Box 3

Container(s) Description Dates
box
3
Folder
1
Steve Davis, Nos. 33, 37
1981-1982
2
Charles E. Silverblatt, Nos. 35-36
1981
3
Thomas Malcolm Anderson, No. 38
1981-1982
4
Robert C. Emmett, Nos. 39-40
1981-1982
5
Robert Finch, No. 41
1981-1982
6
Ewald Kipp, No. 42
1981
7
Wayne L. Dowdey, No. 43
1981-1982
8
Jewell Weston, No. 44
1981-1982
9
Russell Mott, No. 45
1981
10
Melvin Iverson, No. 46
1981-1982
11
Donald Rosenblatt, Nos. 49-50, 52
1981
12
Donald L. King, No. 51
1981
13
Clarence Evans, No. 54
1982

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  • Subject Terms :
  • Scrap metal industry--United States--Sources
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Interviews
  • Oral history