Ralph J. Noonan, North Blanding, Utah, Uranium History Project, Interview 2

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Title Ralph J. Noonan, North Blanding, Utah, Uranium History Project, Interview 2
Alternative Title Ralph J. Noonan, Interview 2, Utah Uranium Oral History Project
Creator Noonan, Ralph J.
Contributor Biel, Kathy
Date 1970-08-11
Date Digital 2016-05-04
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Spatial Coverage Blanding, San Juan County, Utah, United States
Subject Noonan, Ralph J.--Interviews; Uranium miners--Utah--Interviews; Navajo Indians--Economic conditions
Description Transcript (18 pages) of an interview by Kathy Biel with Ralph Noonan, on August 11, 1970. From tape number 13 in the Uranium History Series
Abstract Noonan, a miner and prospector, was interviewed by Dorothy Erick and Suzanne Simon in Blanding, Utah. Subjects: the radio-geophysical technique, schooling, radon detection equipment, exploring the Shumway property, Elk Ridge, the Happy Jack mine, radioactivity at the mills, the VCA pilot mill, business dealings with the Shumway family, personal mining ventures, experiences with Navajos, miners and working conditions, mining camps, efficiency and costs ( 78 pages) He later talked with Kathy Biel about his Navajo partner, Johnny Delsey. Subjects: Navajos and money, Red Sky, cultural differences, a rape trial, Navajo wages (9 pages).
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Extent 78 pages; 9 pages
Language eng
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Scanning Technician Mazi Rakhsha
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Anna Neatrour; Chris Anderson
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/s6jh5t65
Topic Uranium miners; Navajo Indians--Economic conditions
Genre oral histories (literary works)
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Setname uum_uoh
Date Created 2016-08-22
Date Modified 2016-08-22
ID 1053243
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6jh5t65
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