John Reid, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Erik Solberg, 19 July 2007

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Title John Reid, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Erik Solberg, 19 July 2007
Alternative Title No.461 John Reid
Creator Reid, John, 1939-
Contributor Cooley, Everett L.; University of Utah. American West Center; Solberg, Erik
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2007-07-19
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Date Digital 2014-06-11
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States,
Subject Reid, John, 1939- --Interviews; Mountaineers--Utah--Biography; Rock climbing--Utah--Biography
Description Transcript (24 pages) of interview by Erik Solberg with John Reid on July 19, 2007
Abstract John Reid (b. 1939) has been an avid Wasatch Front mountaineer and skier for many decades. He attended Reed College, later joined the army, and attended the University of Utah on the GI Bill. Some of his climbing partners were George Lowe, Bob Bryan, Dan Grandusky (Clean Dad), and Ron Perla, with whom he climbed Mt. Whitney. Reid talks about tthe Ute Alpine Club, the progression of equipment, and the increasing popularity of rock climbing. Outdoor Recreation Project. Interviewer: Erik Solberg
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Is Part of Ski and Snow Sports Archives
Scanning Technician Matt Wilkinson
Conversion Specifications Original scanned with Kirtas 2400 and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF. PDF generated by Adobe Acrobat Pro X for CONTENTdm display
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Topic Mountaineers; Rock climbing
Setname uum_elc
ID 788383
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