Ralph Thomson, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Everett L. Cooley

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Title Ralph Thomson, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Everett L. Cooley
Alternative Title No. 40, Ralph Thomson, interview by Everett L. Cooley
Creator Thomson, Ralph D., 1906-1992
Contributor Cooley, Everett L.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1983-09-19
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 2014-09-16
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States, http://sws.geonames.org/5780993/
Subject Thomson, Ralph D., 1906-1992--Interviews; University of Utah--Employees--Biography; Librarians--Utah--Biography; University of Utah--History
Description Transcript (131 pages) of interview by Everett L. Cooley with librarian Ralph Thomson on September 19, 1983. This interview is no. 40 in the Everett L. Cooley Oral History Project, and tape nos. 18-A and 18-B
Abstract Thomson (b. 1906) discusses his background in rural Utah, attending Snow College, and his career at the University of Utah which culminated in becoming director of University Libraries. He also recounts his role in planning the library in the 1960s and establishing the State of Utah's library program. Interviewer: Everett L. Cooley
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Scanning Technician Matt Wilkinson
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/s6qv57sr
Topic Librarians--Biography; University of Utah
Setname uum_elc
ID 805873
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6qv57sr