Mayme Wells Lower, Golden Spike Oral History Project, August 8, 1974, GS-3, American West Center, University of Utah

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Title Mayme Wells Lower, Golden Spike Oral History Project, August 8, 1974, GS-3, American West Center, University of Utah
Creator Lower, Mayme Wells, 1913-
Contributor Thompson, Gregory C. (Gregory Coyne), 1943-; Notarianni, Philip F.; University of Utah. American West Center
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1974-08-08
Date Digital 2015-06-17
Spatial Coverage Promontory (historical), Box Elder County, Utah, United States, http://sws.geonames.org/5780007/
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.
Subject Lower, Mayme Wells--Interviews; Golden Spike National Historic Site (Utah)--History
Description Transcript (29 pages) of interview by Greg Thompson and Phil Notarianni with Mayme Wells Lower on August 8, 1974 for the Golden Spike Oral History Project.
Collection Number and Name Ms0095, Golden Spike oral history project, 1947-1974
Abstract Lower (b. 1913) grew up in Corrine. The family later moved to Promontory, where her father was a straw boss on the Browning ranch. She talks about Japanese farmers, section hand houses, the Central Pacific, mustangs, a buggy ride, the Houghton store, delivering the mail, loading grain on the train, a federal government farm project, and social activities. Interviewed by Greg Thompson and Phil Notarianni. 29 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/
Is Part of Inventory of the Golden Spike oral history project, 1947-1974; http://nwda.orbiscascade.org/ark:/80444/xv31866
Scanning Technician Niko Amaya; Halima Noor
Metadata Cataloger Matt Brunsvik; Jeremy Myntti; Anna Neatrour; Carolyn Call
Conversion Specifications Original scanned on Epson Expression 10000 XL and saved as 400 ppi TIFF. Display image generated in Acrobat Pro X as PDF
ARK ark:/87278/s61k14xt
Topic Utah--Golden Spike National Historic Site
Setname uum_gsohp
Date Created 2016-09-01
Date Modified 2016-09-01
ID 866647
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s61k14xt
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