Caine Alder, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Erik Solberg [17 June 2007 and 26 July 2007]

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Title Caine Alder, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Erik Solberg [17 June 2007 and 26 July 2007]
Alternative Title No.466 Caine Alder
Creator Alder, Caine
Contributor Cooley, Everett L.; University of Utah. American West Center; Solberg, Erik
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2007-06-17; 2007-07-26
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Date Digital 2014-06-11
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States, ; Wasatch Range, Juab County, Utah, United States, ; Mount Timpanogos, Utah County, Utah, United States;
Subject Alder, Caine--Interviews; Outdoor recreation--Utah; Mountaineers--Utah--Biography; Environmentalists--Utah--Biography; Caving--Utah
Keywords Wasatch Mountain Club; Ute Alpine Club; Neffs Cave; Timpanogos
Description Transcript (52, 32 pages) of interviews by Erik Solberg with Caine Alder, on June 17 and July 26, 2007
Abstract Caine Alder was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, on 14 December 1933. He grew up in the undeveloped foothills and enjoyed exploring caves, climbing mountains, skiing, and running rivers. He joined the Wasatch Mountain Club at a young age, was mentored by Jim Shane, and did many first ascents. Topics discussed include his exploration and measuring of Neff's Cave, search and rescue operations, his love of mountaineering and friendship with Paul Petzoldt, the connection between the Ute Alpine Club and spelunking, environmentalism, skiing, and the history of hiking Timpanogos. Outdoor Recreation Project. Interviewer: Erik Solberg
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Is Part of Ski Archive; Outdoor Recreation Oral History Project
Scanning Technician Matt Wilkinson
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Jeremy Myntti; Ken Rockwell; Patrick Miller; Carolyn Call
Conversion Specifications Original scanned with Kirtas 2400 and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF. PDF generated by Adobe Acrobat Pro X for CONTENTdm display
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Topic Outdoor recreation; Mountaineers; Environmentalists; Caving
Setname uum_elc
ID 789406
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