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
Accn1479
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.
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 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.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Carbon County oral history project must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Carbon County oral history project, Accn 1479, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 1479.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Aiello to Guzzo, 1972-1993Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1

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

Holdaway to Tolich, 1972-1993Return to Top

Container(s): Box 2

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

Topolovec to Zemlock, 1972-1993Return to Top

Container(s): Box 3

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