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Oral history interview with George H. Hansen

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 44

Scope and Contents

Interview by Alonzo Morley with George H. Hansen, geologist, concerning his experiences in Richfield, Utah; as a student at Utah State University, 1915-1918, as a missionary in England, as a faculty member and administrator at Brigham Young University from 1927, and on later work at a university in Java. Includes transcript and sound recording.

Dates

  • 1980

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical History

George H. Hansen (1896-1981) was a geology professor and administrator at Brigham Young University, who served as dean of the graduate school between 1954 and 1957. Hansen spent time in Indonesia establishing a geology department at the Gadjah Mada University in Jogjakarta, Indonesia.

Extent

4 folders (0.04 linear ft.)

1 volume

Language

English

Appraisal

University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).

General

Recorded in Orem, Utah.

General

Recorded as part of the Joint Oral History Project of the BYU Archives.
Title
Register of Oral history interview with George H. Hansen
Status
Completed
Author
Jennifer Kim
Date
2011 August 16
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:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States