J. Byron Sims, Salt Lake City, Utah : an interview by Everett L. Cooley
No.345, J. Byron Sims
Sims, J. Byron
Cooley, Everett L.; University of Utah. American West Center; Cooley, Everett L.
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Sims, J. Byron--Interviews; Westminster College of Salt Lake City; University of Utah; Cold fusion
Transcript (81 pages) of interview by Everett L. Cooley with J. Byron Sims on April 24-May 1, 1990. This interview is no. 345 in the Everett L. Cooley Oral History Project, and tape nos. U-1212 through U-1214
Sims (b. 1931) details his background and genealogy, being the son of a minister, growing up in rural Idaho, the Korean War, his career at Westminster College, moving to the University of Utah, the publicity surrounding Cold Fusion, and the public image of the university. Interviewer: Everett L. Cooley