Ian Zabarte, b. 1964, Las Vegas, Nevada: an interview by Danielle Endres, 12 April 2008

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Title Ian Zabarte, b. 1964, Las Vegas, Nevada: an interview by Danielle Endres, 12 April 2008
Alternative Title No.465 Ian Zabarte
Creator Zabarte, Ian, 1964-
Contributor Cooley, Everett L.; University of Utah. American West Center; Endres, Danielle
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2008-04-12
Collection Number and Name ACCN 0814 Everett L. Cooley Oral History Project
Finding Aid https://archiveswest.orbiscascade.org/ark:80444/xv48007
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.
Date Digital 2014-06-11
Spatial Coverage Duckwater Reservation, Nye County, Nevada, United States, http://sws.geonames.org/5503289/ ; Yucca Mountain, Nye County, Nevada, United States, http://sws.geonames.org/5515545/
Subject Zabarte, Ian, 1964- --Interviews; Western Bands of Shoshoni Indians--Biography; Duckwater Reservation (Nev.)--History; Radioactive waste disposal--Political aspects--Nevada; Radioactive waste disposal--Environmental aspects--Nevada; Nuclear weapons--Nevada--Testing; Nevada Test Site (Nev.)--History; Yucca Mountain (Nev.)--Environmental aspects; Indigenous peoples--North America
Keywords Western Shoshone National Council; Duckwater Indian Reservation; Nevada Test Site; Yucca Mountain; Native Americans
Description Transcript (28 pages) of interview by Danielle Endres with Ian Zabarte, on April 12, 2008
Abstract Ian Zabarte (b.1964) grew up in the Bay Area, California. Zabarte is a Western Shoshone, who is part of the Western Shoshone National Council and has lived on the Duckwater Indian Reservation at various points in his life. Zabarte begins by discussing his Western Shoshone heritage, then moves to a discussion of his role in the controversy over high-level nuclear waste, particularly with regard to Yucca Mountain. Zabarte also briefly discusses the effects of nuclear testing on Western Shoshone and Southern Paiute people and the cultural resource studies performed by the Department of Energy in relation to the Nevada Test Site and Yucca Mountain. Nuclear Technology Project. Interviewer: Danielle Endres
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Is Part of Nuclear Technology in the American West Oral History Project
Scanning Technician Matt Wilkinson; Patrick Miller
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/s6jd6f5h
Topic Western Bands of Shoshoni Indians; Nevada--Duckwater Reservation; Radioactive waste disposal--Political aspects; Radioactive waste disposal--Environmental aspects; Nuclear weapons--Testing; Nevada--Nevada Test Site; Nevada--Yucca Mountain
Setname uum_elc
ID 790510
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6jd6f5h