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Title James M. (Jim) Powell, Park City, Utah: an interview by Becky B. Lloyd, March 11, 2004: Saving the legacy tape no. 647
Alternative Title James M. (Jim) Powell, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Powell, James M. (Jim), 1923-
Contributor Lloyd, Becky B.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2004-03-11
Date Digital 2015-09-16
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Spatial Coverage Italy; Wyoming; Twin Falls, Twin Falls County, Idaho, United States
Subject Powell, James M. (Jim), 1923- --Interviews; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American; Veterans--Utah--Biography; World War, 1939-1945--Military operations, American; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Europe, Southern--Personal narratives, American; United States--Army--Mountain Division, 10th
Keywords Skiing
Description Transcript (29 pages) of an interview by Becky Lloyd with James M. Powell on March 11, 2004. This is from tape number 647 in the "Saving the Legacy Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Powell (b. 1923) was born in Powell, Wyoming, a town named after his ancestor, John Wesley Powell. He spent most of his childhood in Twin Falls, Idaho, and was working at Lockheed when Pearl Harbor was attacked. He volunteered for the ski troops and was sent to Camp Hale, near Leadville, Colorado, where his unit, the 10th Mountain Division, trained for three years before being sent to Italy. He describes his experiences in the Apennines Mountains, getting wounded, and the end of the war. 29 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 29 pages
Language eng
Scanning Technician Mazi Rakhsha
Metadata Cataloger Cedar Gonzalez; Anna Neatrour; Ken Rockwell
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 Personal narratives--American; Veterans; World War (1939-1945); United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th
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Date Created 2015-11-19
Date Modified 2015-11-19
ID 1021762
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