Esther Landa, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Accn 998

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Title Esther Landa, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Accn 998
Alternative Title Accn 998, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Esther Landa
Creator Landa, Esther, 1912-2014
Contributor Kelen, Leslie G., 1949-; Oral History Institute
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1982-05-11; 1982-05-16
Date Digital 2015-07-06
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Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States,
Subject Jews, American--Utah--Interviews; Landa, Esther, 1912-2014--Interviews; Jews--Social life and customs; Salt Lake City (Utah)
Description Transcripts (83 pages) of interviews by Leslie Kelen with Esther Landa on May 11, 1982 and May 16, 1982 for the Interviews with Jews in Utah Oral History Project.
Abstract In her interviews with Leslie Kelen, Esther Landa (b. 1912) talks about her childhood, her parents and grandparents, going to school at Mills College during the Depression, and working for a school in public relations. She also speaks of her memories of Jewish refuges in Salt Lake before World War II. She discusses the involvement of her father and grandfather in the Utah Junk Company and in the Eastern Iron and Metal Company (EIMCO). Also included are descriptions of her involvement in community affairs and her thoughts on resentments and tensions between two groups of Jews in Utah. 83 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 83 pages
Language eng
Is Part of Interviews with Jews in Utah collection, 1982-1988,, Aileen H. Clyde 20th Century Women's Legacy Archive
Scanning Technician Niko Amaya; Halima Noor
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/s6q837v1
Topic Jews, American; Jews--Social life and customs; Utah--Salt Lake City
Setname uum_iju
ID 901876
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