Topaz Oral History Project miscellaneous interviews: Jane Beckwith material

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Title Topaz Oral History Project miscellaneous interviews: Jane Beckwith material
Creator Beckwith, Jane; Pratt, Dorothy B.; Tolbert, Sherm; Walker, Roger; Abiko, Yasuo Wm.; Petersen, Homer U.
Contributor Taylor, Sandra C.
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1942; 1943; 1983; 1987
Date Digital 2014-03-25
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.
Temporal Coverage April 1983; May 1983; Spring 1983; 1942; 1943; July 1987
Spatial Coverage Topaz Camp, Millard County, Utah, United States,
Subject Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Central Utah Relocation Center
Description A set of materials from Jane Beckwith of the Topaz Museum, Delta, Utah, including transcripts of interviews with those who worked at Topaz internment camp, copies of published articles, and correspondence between Jane Beckwith and others
Collection Number and Name 1002; Topaz Oral Histories
Table of Contents A copy of a talk given to Weber High School students regarding some of my recollections about Topaz, Utah, a war relocation center, by Dorothy B. Pratt, April 1983 (typescript, 4 pages); Interview about Topaz relocation center, Sherm Tolbert, interviewed by George Henrie, student of Jane Beckwith, Spring 1983 (typescript, 12 pages); Central Utah war relocation project, Topaz Center, 1942 - 1945, by Yasuo Wm. Abiko (typescript, 5 pages); Interview of Homer U. Petersen, May 1983, Delta, Utah [interviewed by Jane Beckwith] (typescript, 4 pages); Evelyn Okamoto memories of Topaz (typescript, 1 page, incomplete); Millard County Chronicle articles on Topaz internment center, 1942, 1943; "Model" newsletter from Delta High School, issue 3 (March 9, 1983), with various articles about Topaz (4 pages); Letter to Jane Beckwith from July 1987 (author uncertain)
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Scanning Technician Matt Wilkinson
Metadata Cataloger Ken Rockwell; Patrick Miller; Anna Neatrour
Conversion Specifications Original scanned with Kirtas 2400 and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF. PDF generated by Adobe Acrobat Pro 9 for CONTENTdm display
ARK ark:/87278/s6n02pjm
Topic Japanese Americans; Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945); Central Utah Relocation Center
Setname uum_toh
Date Created 2016-01-05
Date Modified 2016-01-05
ID 1043922
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