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Robert Snedigar Oral History Collection, 1950s

MS 370

Collection Summary

Creator: Robert Snedigar
Collection Name:Robert Snedigar Oral History Collection,
Inclusive Dates: 1950s
Physical Description:.5 Linear Feet.
Abstract:Audio recordings including reminiscences of Tucson area and local mining. Audio recordings consist of the original 7" reel-to-reel tape and a preservation copy tape and CD-Rom.
Collection Number:MS 370
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists one audio recording. Recordings are of interviews with Curt Hoyt and Duane Kline regarding local mining. Testimony of Curt Hoyt includes his early life in Kansas, Wyoming and Oklahoma; reminiscences of Tucson and John and Mrs. Greenway; and Mining in the Olive Camp District. The testimony of Duane Kline includes working for Mogollon Mining Co., Miami, Arizona; his description of the "McDonald Finger Raise" mining method; and a brief history of Mowry Mine read from the USGS bulletin Mineral Deposits of the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains (by F.C. Schrader, 1915).





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Access Terms

Personal Name(s)
Greenway, John.
Hoyt, Curt, Ive.
Kline, Duane, Ive.
Snedigar, Robert, Ivr.

Corporate Name(s)
Mogollon Mining Company (Miami, Ariz.)
Mowry Mine (Ariz.) -- History.

Geographic Name(s)
Arizona -- History.
Patagonia Mountains (Ariz.)
Santa Rita Mountains (Ariz.)

Mineral industries -- Arizona -- History -- Sources.
Oral history -- Arizona.
Railroads -- Southwestern States -- History.

Administrative Information

Credit Line

Robert Snedigar Oral History Collection (MS 370). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Container List

11 Testimony of Curt Hoyt; Testimony of Duane Kline, ca. 1950s