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Oral history interview with Fred R. Gowans

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA OH 151

Scope and Contents

Interview conducted by Richard Poll as part of the Brigham Young University Archives Joint Oral History Project of the Brigham Young University Alumni Association Emeritus Club on September 22, 1988. Gowans describes why he chose to teach history at BYU. He gives an account of his employment with the BYU History Department and discusses different aspects of his career including research on a biography on Andrew Henry and a small book on the contributions of the Warren A. Ferris outline of Western history.

Dates

  • 1988 September 22

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 Oral history interview with Fred R. Gowans must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Fred R. Gowans (b. 1936) was a history professor in Utah.

Extent

1 volume (29 leaves)

2 folders (0.1 linear ft.)

Language

English

Appraisal

University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
Title
Register of Oral history interview with Fred R. Gowans
Status
Completed
Author
Jennifer Kim
Date
2011 August 18
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