Virginia (Jinnah) Kelson, Salt Lake City, Utah : an interview by Everett L. Cooley

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Title Virginia (Jinnah) Kelson, Salt Lake City, Utah : an interview by Everett L. Cooley
Alternative Title No.334, Virginia Kelson
Creator Kelson, Virgina Jinnah
Contributor Cooley, Everett L.; University of Utah. American West Center; Cooley, Everett L.
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1988-10-18; 1988-10-25
Collection Number and Name ACCN 0814 Everett L. Cooley Oral History Project
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Date Digital 2014-10-27
Spatial Coverage Utah, United States,
Subject Kelson, Virginia Jinnah--Interviews; Phoenix Institute (Salt Lake City, Utah); Women--Vocational guidance--Utah; University of Utah
Description Transcript (125 pages) of interview by Everett L. Cooley with Virginia Jinnah Kelson on October 18-25, 1998. This interview is no. 334 in the Everett L. Cooley Oral History Project, and tape nos. U891-U894
Abstract Kelson (b. 1929), founder and former director of the Phoenix Institute and publisher of , recalls her youth in Salt Lake City, schooling at the University of Utah, marriage, and community service. She discusses her reasons for founding the Phoenix Institute, an organization devoted to helping women on welfare find and train for nontraditional jobs, and outlines several of their programs. She also talks about how grew out of the activities associated with the International Women's Year. Interviewer: Everett Cooley
Type Text; Sound
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Scanning Technician Matt Wilkinson
ARK ark:/87278/s6h14pgk
Topic University of Utah; Women--Vocational guidance
Setname uum_elc
ID 830458
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