Dean Shumway, Provo, Utah, Uranium History Series, Interview 1

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Title Dean Shumway, Provo, Utah, Uranium History Series, Interview 1
Alternative Title Dean Shumway, Interview 1, Utah Uranium Oral History Project
Creator Shumway, Dean
Contributor Shumway, Gary
Date 1970-08-09
Date Digital 2016-05-04
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Spatial Coverage Monument Valley, San Juan County, Utah, United States
Subject Shumway, Dean--Interviews; Uranium miners--Utah--Interviews; Uranium mines and mining--Utah; Vanadium Corporation of America
Description Transcript (54 pages) of an interview by Gary Shumway with Dean Shumway, on August 9, 1970. From tape number 71 in the Uranium History Series
Abstract Gary Shumway interviewed Dean in Provo, Utah, on 9 August and 12 August. Subjects: personal background, lifetime involvement with uranium industry, prospecting on the reservation, Monument Number Two Mine, recollections of the boom, Sandy Mine, how people spent their money, Rex claims, close calls, working for Grant [Shumway], Agathla, mining in Grants, New Mexico, reasons for leaving mining, Bob Schriever (Interview 1 of 2, 54 pages).
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Extent 54 pages, 67 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/s65f18sj
Topic Uranium miners; Uranium mines and mining; Vanadium Corporation of America
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Finding Aid
Setname uum_uoh
Date Created 2016-08-22
Date Modified 2016-08-22
ID 1057020
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