Carl Mahon, Blanding, Utah, Utah Uranium Oral History Project

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Title Carl Mahon, Blanding, Utah, Utah Uranium Oral History Project
Alternative Title Carl Mahon, Utah Uranium Oral History Project
Creator Mahon, Carl
Contributor Simon, Suzanne
Date 1970-08-09
Date Digital 2016-05-04
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Spatial Coverage Blanding, San Juan County, Utah, United States
Subject Mahon, Carl--Interviews; Uranium miners--Utah--Interviews
Description Transcript (79 pages) of an interview by Suzanne Simon with Carl Mahon, on August 9, 1970. From tape numbers UR-159 and UR-160 in the Utah Uranium Oral History Project
Abstract Suzanne Simon interviewed Mahon at his home in Blanding, Utah. Subjects: Mahon's early interest in mining, prospecting and the boom, Montezuma Creek, naive prospectors, red-hot claims, development, Peate claims, the Happy Jack mine, Navajo miners, the "red-headed woman," milling, the Sandy mine, a job with the Bureau of Land Management, bighorn sheep sightings, hunts, water, a ewe named Mabel, lambs, Father Escalante (79 pages).
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Extent 41 pages
Language eng
Rights Holder For further information please contact Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah at or (801)581-8863 or 295 South 1500 East, 4th Floor, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112
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/s67h3rj8
Topic Uranium miners
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Setname uum_uoh
Date Created 2016-08-22
Date Modified 2016-08-22
ID 1054846
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