Clark S. Knowlton, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Everett L. Cooley

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Title Clark S. Knowlton, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Everett L. Cooley
Alternative Title No.287, Clark S. Knowlton, interview by Everett L. Cooley
Creator Knowlton, Clark S.
Contributor Cooley, Everett L.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1988-05-10; 1988-05-17; 1988-05-24
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Date Digital 2014-09-16
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States,
Subject Knowlton, Clark S.--Interviews; University of Utah--Faculty--Biography; Sociology teachers--Utah--Biography; University of Utah--History
Description Transcript (228 pages) of interview by Everett L. Cooley with Clark S. Knowlton, professor emeritus of sociology at the University of Utah, on May 10, 17, and 24, 1988. This interview is no. 287 in the Everett L. Cooley Oral History Project, and tape nos. 761 through 766. Accompanied by Knowlton's curriculum vitae, obituary, and several news articles about him
Abstract Knowlton (1919-1991) recalls his childhood in Holladay, Utah. He also describes his education, military service, and early teaching experiences. He also talks about his two years in Brazil doing research for his thesis on the Syrian and Lebanese immigrant population there. Other topics covered include ethnic turmoil in New Mexico, studying illegal immigrants, teaching at the University of Texas at El Paso, being investigated for subversive activities, creation of the University of Utah Minorities Program, Minority endeavors in Utah, problems in the U of U sociology department, and personal achievements and disappointments. Interviewer: Everett Cooley
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Scanning Technician Matt Wilkinson
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Jeremy Myntti; Ken Rockwell; 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
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Topic Sociology teachers; University of Utah
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