Sidney, Matz, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Accn 998

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Title Sidney, Matz, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Accn 998
Alternative Title Accn 998, Interviews with Jews in Utah, Sidney, Matz
Creator Matz, Sidney, 1919-2001
Contributor Kelen, Leslie G., 1949-; Oral History Institute
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1985-11-12
Date Digital 2015-07-06
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Spatial Coverage Magna, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States,
Subject Jews, American--Utah--Interviews; Matz, Sidney, 1919-2001--Interviews; Antisemitism--United States; Kennecott Copper Corporation
Description Transcript (95 pages) of interview by Leslie Kelen with Sidney Matz on November 12, 1985 for the Interviews with Jews in Utah Oral History Project.
Abstract Matz (b. 1919) talks about his family background in Russia, the pogroms that took place there, his mother's immigration to the United States, his father's business, the Ku Klux Klan, and anti-Semitism in Magna, Utah. He also talks about the Greek unions, working for Kennecott during the Depression, school prayer, his lack of Jewish identity, and his father. He also touches on Hitler and World War II, life after the war, discrimination, and his years at Kennecott. 95 pages.
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Extent 95 pages
Language eng
Is Part of Interviews with Jews in Utah collection, 1982-1988,
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/s6xs7q4z
Topic Jews, American; Antisemitism; Kennecott Copper Corporation
Setname uum_iju
Date Created 2015-08-13
Date Modified 2015-08-13
ID 902533
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