Carbon County oral history project, 1972-1993  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Collector
American West Center
Title
Carbon County oral history project
Dates
1972-1993 (inclusive)
Quantity
1.5 linear feet
Collection Number
ACCN 1479
Summary
The Carbon County oral history project (1972-1993) consist of oral histories from residents of Carbon County, Utah. While the main emphasis is on living in coal mine country, the interviews are verbal snapshots of rural Utah life from the earliest settlers to as recently as 1993. Click here to view the digitized oral history transcripts.
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
special@library.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

See individual histories.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Carbon County oral history project(1972-1993) consist of oral histories from residents of Carbon County, Utah. While the main emphasis is on living in coal mine country, the interviews are verbal snapshots of rural Utah life from the earliest settlers to as recently as 1993. The interviews have been alphabetized by the last names. In the few instances where there are two subjects in one interview, look alphabetically for the placement of the name; there will be a note as to its location.

Click here to view the digitized oral history transcripts.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The library does not claim to control copyright for all materials in the collection. An individual depicted in a reproduction has privacy rights as outlined in Title 45 CFR, part 46 (Protection of Human Subjects). For further information, please review the J. Willard Marriott Library’s Use Agreement and Reproduction Request forms.

Preferred Citation

Collection Name, Collection Number, Box Number, Folder Number. Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, The University of Utah.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Aiello to GuzzoReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1
Pete Aiello
1979
1 2
Edna Vee Alger and Ivan and Edith Lambson
1982
1 3
Kendall and Ona Barnett
1993
1 4
Walt Borla and Joe Meyers
1982
1 5
Gabriel Bruno
1972
1 6
Ralph Budo
1973
1 7
Edna Burton
1982
1 8
Mary Campedell and Mary Romano
1973
1 9
Mrs. Emile Louise Cances
1973
1 10
Dr. Joseph Dalpaiz
1973
1 11
Elias Degn
1972
1 12
Mrs. Mary Diamanti
1973
1 13
Walter Morgan Donaldson
1973
1 14
Dr. Eldon Dorman
1993
1 15
Tally Evans
1 16
Bob and Louis Fossat
1982
1 17
Tony Frugni
1973
1 18
James Gardner
1982
1 19
Shefton and Roxella Gordon
1982
1 20
Nicolai Guzzo
1973

Holdaway to TolichReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 1
Wilhelmina Holdaway
1982
2 2
Art Jeanselme
1994
2 3
Mary Nicolovo Juliana
1973
2 4
Anne Kosec
Ivan and Edith Lambson, 1982 (See Bx 1, Fd 2).
1993
2 5
Mary Lupo
1972
2 6
Emanuel May
Joe Meyers, 1982 (See Bx 1, Fd 4).
1982
2 7
Marie Nelson
1973
2 8
Kosuye Okura
1989
2 9
Lucille Olsen
1993
2 10
Louis Postotnick Jr.
1982
2 11
Tony Postotnick
1982
2 12
George Poulas
Mary Romano, 1973 (See Bx 1, Fd 8).
1972
2 13
Hal Schultz
1993
2 14
Leonard Shield
1983
2 15
Ann and John Spensko
1982
2 16
Remo Spigarelli
1982
2 17
Mr. and Mrs. Roldo Shaw
1982
2 18-19
Anna Tolich
1982, 1993

Topolovec to ZemlockReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
3 1
Mary Topolovec
1983
3 2
Rudy and Harriet Topolovec
1993
3 3
Pasquale and Sophia Tunno
1973
3 4
Val Turri
1972
3 5
Albert Vogrenic
1982
3 6
Fred Voll
1982
3 7
Lillie Erkkila Woolsey
1993
3 8
Tina Skerl Zemlock
1993

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Children of immigrants--Utah--Interviews
  • Coal miners--Utah--Interviews
  • Coal mines and mining--Utah
  • Ethnic relations--Utah--Carbon County
  • Immigrants--Utah--Interviews
  • Strikes and lockouts--Coal mining--Utah
  • Geographical Names :
  • Carbon County (Utah)--History
  • Utah--Emigration and immigration
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Oral histories