Heber J. Sessions, Golden Spike Oral History Project, August 7, 1974, GS-1, American West Center, University of Utah

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Title Heber J. Sessions, Golden Spike Oral History Project, August 7, 1974, GS-1, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Sessions, Heber J., 1885-1980
Contributor Thompson, Gregory C. (Gregory Coyne), 1943-; Notarianni, Philip F.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1974-08-07
Date Digital 2015-06-17
Spatial Coverage Promontory (historical), Box Elder County, Utah, United States, http://sws.geonames.org/5780007/
Access Rights I acknowledge and agree that all information I obtain as a result of accessing any oral history provided by the University of Utah's Marriott Library shall be used only for historical or scholarly or academic research purposes, and not for commercial purposes. I understand that any other use of the materials is not authorized by the University of Utah and may exceed the scope of permission granted to the University of Utah by the interviewer or interviewee. I may request permission for other uses, in writing to Special Collections at the Marriott Library, which the University of Utah may choose grant, in its sole discretion. I agree to defend, indemnify and hold the University of Utah and its Marriott Library harmless for and against any actions or claims that relate to my improper use of materials provided by the University of Utah.
Subject Sessions, Heber J., 1885-1980--Interviews; Golden Spike National Historic Site (Utah)--History; Railroads--Employees--Biography
Description Transcript (26 pages) of interview by Greg Thompson and Phil Notarianni with Heber J. Sessions on August 8, 1974 for the Golden Spike Oral History Project.
Collection Number and Name Ms0095, Golden Spike oral history project, 1947-1974
Abstract Sessions (b. 1885) begins with a brief overview of his life, then talks about being a telegraph operator for the Union Pacific railroad. Other topics include freighting, Brigham Young and the Utah Central railroad, section men, railroad laborers, union organization and strikes, telegraphy, and descriptions of various towns in the area. Interviewed by Greg Thompson and Phil Notarianni. 26 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/
Scanning Technician Niko Amaya; Halima Noor
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Jeremy Myntti; Anna Neatrour; Carolyn Call
Conversion Specifications Original scanned on Epson Expression 10000 XL and saved as 400 ppi TIFF. Display image generated in Acrobat Pro X as PDF
ARK ark:/87278/s6bv99r7
Topic Utah--Golden Spike National Historic Site; Railroads--Employees
Setname uum_gsohp
Date Created 2016-09-01
Date Modified 2016-09-01
ID 866008
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6bv99r7