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Lynn and Hazel Lyman oral history interviews

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 6750

Scope and Contents note

Oral history interviews with Lynn and Hazel Lyman, conducted by Sandy McFadden, Kim Stewart, Suzanne Shelton and Mark Collins in 1971 and 1978 for the University of Utah and the California State University, Fullerton Oral History Program. The subjects are the Blanding tunnel project, the Civilian Conservation Corps, life in southwestern Colorado and southeastern Utah, and the personal histories of Lynn and Hazel Lyman. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is also mentioned throughout the discussion. Bound manuscript, 131 pages, 11 pages of photocopied pictures and indexes for two of the interviews included.

Dates

  • 1971 July 6
  • 1978 May 29
  • 1978 July 8

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 interviews with Lynn and Hazel Lyman must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Lynn Lyman was born December 28, 1905 in Bluff, San Juan, Utah, to Walter Clisbee and Elizabeth Finlinson Lyman. He married Hazel Irene Bowen on January 21, 1928. Lynn died April 24, 1992 in Blanding, San Juan, Utah.

Biographical History

Hazel Irene Bowen Lyman was born March 6, 1909 in Cortez, Montezuma, Colorado to Cordon Corsanda and Gussie Leona Honaker Bowen. They had one son and two daughters. Hazel died December 26, 2005 in Salt Lake City, Utah and was buried in Blanding.

Extent

1 folder (0.10 linear ft.)

Language

English

Abstract

Oral history interviews with Lynn and Hazel Lyman, conducted by Sandy McFadden, Kim Stewart, Suzanne Shelton and Mark Collins in 1971 and 1978 for the University of Utah and the 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).

Related Archival Materials note

See also Lynn Lyman oral history interview: Tape and transcript, 1973 February 24 sound recording (MSS OH 136).

Processing Information note

Processed; Karen Glenn; 18 February 2009.

Creator

Title
Register of the Lynn and Hazel Lyman oral history interviews
Status
Completed
Author
Karen Glenn, student processor; John M. Murphy, curator
Date
2009
Description rules
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

Contact:
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