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James Olsen, Sr. Photographs

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James Olsen, Sr. Photographs

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Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

Subjects

Collection Overview +/-

Title: James Olsen, Sr. Photographs
Dates: 1960-1990 (inclusive)
Collection Number: P 106
Summary: This collection contains digital color photographs from Utah Construction and Mining Company from the 1960s-1990s.
Repository: Stewart Library Special Collections
Address:
Weber State University
2901 University Circle
Ogden UT 84408

Collection Inventory +/-

Box 1:

Fd 1 Narrative and CD of digital images

Fd 2 Navajo Mine photos (20 images)

1. 50 yard bucket: 1967

2. Morgan Lake, cooling pond: 1963

3. Stripping shovel erection

4. Stripping shovel erection

5. 7900 dragline: 1963

6. 4 Corners Power Plant: 1963

7. Hancock Loader: 1963

8. Dragline loading shovel: 1963

9. Coal core drilling: 1961

10. 1st stripping: 1961

11. Anasazi dig, J.H. Olsen Sr.: 1961

12. Coal prep: 1961

13. Construction site: 1961

14. 4 Corners Plant: 1962

15. Archeological dig: 1961

16. Anasazi dig: 1961

17. Cedar City Mgt: 1958

18. San Juan River: 1962

19. Olsen, DeMoss, Geiger, Gov. Bolack: 1962

20. J.H. Olsen Sr.: 1962

Fd 3 Navajo Mine Photos (20 images)

1. Mine tour

2. Parade forming

3. UMW parade

4. Parade watchers

5. Equipment tour

6. Reclamation tour

7. Reclamation tour

8. Guest Speakers

9. Tour

10. J. Olsen Sr.

11. Dancers

12. Dancers

13. Ed Littlefield, Atchisons

14. Littlefield, Atchison

15. Bud Wilson, Jeannik Littlefield, DeMoss

16. Atchison, Wallace

17. Mosely, Geiger, Winterer

18. Shaws, Wilson

19. Mainard, Curry

20. Mainard, Curry, Olsen, Winterer

Fd 4 Navajo Mine Photos (16 images)

1. Tour dragline

2. Dragline: 1988

3. J.H. Olsen Sr. dragline bucket: 1990

4. San Juan Mine coal hauler: 1990

5. Front end loader: 1972

6. Dragline: 1972

7. Coal Pit: 1972

8. D9 Dozer: 1972

9. 4 Corners Plant: 1973

10. 120 Ton Hauler: 1972

11. 7920 Dragline: 1972

12. Stripping Dragline: 1972

13. Wilson, R. Olsen, J. Littlefield

14. J. Littlefield, DeMoss

15. Shaws, Wallace, R. Olsen

16. Winterer etal

Fd 5 Navajo Mine Photos (12 images)

1. Winterer, B. Mainard

2. Wilson, Olsen, Ed Littlefield

3. DeMoss, Atkins

4. Mosely, Geiger

5. Gov. Carruthers

6. Atkins

7. Wilsons

8. Littlefield, Wallace

9. Wilson, Atchison

10. Curry, Davis

11. Geiger, DeMoss, Mainard

12. Sen. Bingaman

Fd 6 Navajo Mine and Iron Springs (13 images)

1. Iron Springs- Lindsay Mine: 1975

2. Navajo Mine- Repair Shop: 1971

3. Navajo Mine- 4 Corners: 1971

4. Iron Springs- Picnic: 1975

5. Navajo Mine- Dragline operator: 1990

6. Navajo Mine- Tire Shop: 1971

7. Iron Springs- Load out facility: 1975

8. Iron Springs- Mill and Tailings: 1975

9. Iron Mountain- Blowout Pit: 1976

10. Iron Mountain- J.H. Olsen Sr.: 1976

11. Iron Mountain- Shovel: 1976

12. Iron Mountain- J.H. Olsen Sr. and Blowout Pit: 1976

13. Iron Springs- Iron Mill: 1975

Content Description +/-

This collection contains digital color photographs from Utah Construction and Mining Company from the 1960s-1990s. It also includes a narrative of the Olsen family working for Utah Construction during this period. The collection was donated by Dr. James H. Olsen, Jr. in 2006.

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Open to public research.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

This collection is arrranged by subject group.

Processing Note:

This collection was processed by a Special Collections processor.

Creator:

Olsen, James

Language:

Collection materials are in English.

Sponsor:

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Quantity:

1 box

Language of the Finding Aid:

Finding guide is in English in Latin script.

Author of the Finding Aid:

Finding aid created by Sarah Langsdon.

EAD Creation Date:

2011

Standard:

Finding aid based on DACS (Describing Archives: A Content Standard).

Subjects +/-

Corporate Names:

Utah Construction Company

Subject Terms:

Images
Material Types
Irons Springs Mine
Navajo Mine
Mines and mineral resources

Personal Names:

Olsen, James
Littlefield, Edmund

Geographical Names:

Ogden, Utah

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