Wanda Robertson, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Winnifred Margetts

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Title Wanda Robertson, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Winnifred Margetts
Alternative Title No.118 Wanda Robertson, interview by Winnifred Margetts
Creator Robertson, Wanda, 1903-1990
Contributor Cooley, Everett L.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1985-06-25
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Date Digital 2014-09-16
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States, http://sws.geonames.org/5780993/ ; Topaz Camp, Millard County, Utah, United States, http://sws.geonames.org/5548582/
Subject Robertson, Wanda, 1903-1990--Interviews; University of Utah--Faculty--Biography; Teacher educators--Utah--Biography; Educators--Utah--Biography; University of Utah--History; Topaz (Utah)--History; Central Utah Relocation Center; Japanese Americans--Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945
Description Transcript (35 pages) of interview by Winnifred Margetts with Wanda Robertson, retired University of Utah educator, on June 25, 1985. This interview is no. 118 in the Everett L. Cooley Oral History Project, and tape no. U-296. Accompanied by an obituary
Abstract Robertson (1903-1990) describes her early life and family; her brother, Utah composer Leroy Robertson; her education; her teaching career on the elementary, secondary, and university levels; her work at Topaz, Utah, the Japanese internment camp during the 1940s; her work in Ethiopia in the 1960s; and her chairmanship of the Department of Elementary Education, University of Utah. Interviewer: Winnifred Margetts
Type Text; Sound
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Is Part of Aileen H. Clyde 20th Century Women's Legacy Archive
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
ARK ark:/87278/s6001pf0
Topic Educators--Biography; University of Utah; Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945); Central Utah Relocation Center; Utah--Topaz
Setname uum_elc
ID 826118
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6001pf0