Joanne Spitzer McGillis, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Accn 998

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Title Joanne Spitzer McGillis, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Accn 998
Alternative Title Accn 998, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Joanne Spitzer McGillis
Creator McGillis, Joanne Spitzer, 1932-
Contributor Ferra, Lorraine; Oral History Institute
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1982-05-13
Date Digital 2015-07-06
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Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States, ; Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States,
Subject Jews, American--Utah--Interviews; McGillis, Joanne Spitzer, 1932- --Interviews; Sandy (Utah); Jews--Social life and customs
Description Transcript (34 pages) of interview by Lorraine Ferra with Joanne Spitzer McGillis on May 13, 1982 for the Interviews with Jews in Utah Oral History Project.
Abstract In this interview, conducted by Lorraine Ferra, McGillis (b. 1932) recalls her childhood in Sandy, Utah, her socialist grandfather, and local scandal involving Rabbi Gordon. She also talks about the differences between congregations Montefiore and B'nai Israel, her family's response to Hitler and World War II, anti-Semitism in her grade school, discrimination in the community, and her sense of Jewish identity. 34 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 34 pages
Language eng
Is Part of Interviews with Jews in Utah collection, 1982-1988,; Aileen H. Clyde 20th Century Women's Legacy Archive
Scanning Technician Niko Amaya; Halima Noor
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 Jews, American; Jews--Social life and customs; Utah--Sandy
Setname uum_iju
ID 904380
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