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Oral history interview with Cecil Jones

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6702

Scope and Contents note

Oral history interview with Cecil Jones, conducted on 1 July, 1971 by Suzanne Jansen for the Utah State Historical Society and California State University, Fullerton, Oral History Program. The subject of the interview is game, wildlife and range preservation. Cecil Jones discusses his life experience on this subject through his career in the Forest Service and the Department of Fish and Game in Monticello, Utah. His employment involved extensive cooperation with the Bureau of Land Management on issues such as hunting, public land use and poaching. Bound manuscript, 23 pages, index included.

Dates

  • 1 July 1971

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use note

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the oral history interview with Cecil Jones must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Cecil Dalton Jones was born 24 January 1905 in Monticello, San Juan, Utah to Frederick Peter Jones and Ada Dalton. He married Elva Cooper 15 October 1929 in Monticello, San Juan, Utah. His career included time in the Forest Service and the Fish and Game Department. Cecil died 18 June 1986 in Monticello, San Juan, Utah.

Extent

1 folder (0.10 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

Oral history interview with Cecil Jones, conducted on 1 July 1971 by Suzanne Jansen for the Utah State Historical Society and California State University, Fullerton, Oral History Program.

Custodial History note

Purchased from Gary L. Shumway in 1987.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Purchased; Gary L. Shumway; 1987.

Appraisal note

Utah and the American West (Collection development policy of 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).

Processing Information note

Processed; Karen Glenn; 16 January 2009.
Title
Register of oral history interview with Cecil Jones
Status
Completed
Author
Karen Glenn, student processor; John Murphy, curator
Date
2009
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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