Robert Cope, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Joel Calderon, [July 31, 2001]: Saving the legacy tape no. 278

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Title Robert Cope, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Joel Calderon, [July 31, 2001]: Saving the legacy tape no. 278
Alternative Title Robert L. Cope, Saving the legacy: an oral history of Utah's World War II veterans, ACCN 2070, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Cope, Robert L., 1918-2002
Contributor Calderon, Joel C.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2001-07-31
Date Digital 2015-09-16
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Spatial Coverage Florida; Montana
Subject Cope, Robert L., 1918-2002--Interviews; World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American; Veterans--Utah--Biography; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; Flight training
Keywords Army Flight Service; Flight trainers
Description Transcript (81 pages) of an interview by Joel C. Calderon with Robert L. Cope on July 31, 2001. This is from tape number 278 in the "Saving the Legacy Oral History Project
Collection Number and Name Accn2070, Saving the Legacy oral history project, 2001-2010
Abstract Cope (b. 1918) joined the Army Air Corps shortly after Pearl Harbor. Although he had a pilot's license, he was not trained as a military pilot because he couldn't pass the pressure chamber test. He spent the war training pilots and in the Army Flight Service, giving weather briefings and managing field traffic. 21 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 81 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
ARK ark:/87278/s6w68k15
Topic Personal narratives--American; Veterans; World War (1939-1945); Military operations, Aerial--American; Flight training
Setname uum_slohp
Date Created 2015-11-19
Date Modified 2015-11-19
ID 1021320
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