The February 2011 issue of The Information Commoner, an online newsletter designed to keep all library staff members aware of services, developments, and staff professional activities and achievements.
Willa Nita Brooks Derrick is the daughter of William and Juanita Brooks. In this interview she describes what it was like to grow up in their blended family, with their mother teaching school, writing and researching, and serving family, church...
Oral history; Harrington, Patti; Educational administration and organization; School superintendents;
Patti Harrington was born in Salt Lake City, Utah and shares her experiences living in Denver, Colorado, where she was influenced by her parents in both education and business. She discusses her education at Brigham Young University where she...
Anita Bradford talks about growing up in a suburb of Los Angeles, California, her experiences as a child dealing with the after math of the Depression, attending East Los Angeles Junior College at the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement, and...
Iraq War, 2003-; Navajo code talkers; Women soldiers--United States; World War, 1939-1945--Cryptography;
This is a videotaped joint classroom presentation with Mr. Albert Smith and Ms. Rachel Kirby. Mr. Smith is a Navajo Indian who served in World War II as a code talker. Ms. Kirby served in the military in the Iraq War. They talk about their...
A car driving over the bridge built on Center Street to go over the train tracks. Bridge is white with street lights along each side leading into Provo City. The bridge is still there, without the lights.
Chicago and North Western Transportation Company; Railroad trains; Railroads;
Chicago and North Western Transportation Company (C&NW) No. 6829 and Denver and Rio Grande Western Railway Nos. 5351, 5514, and 5368 awaiting departure off the old Kaiser interchange track on a westbound Union Pacific export coal train.
History--Periodicals; Utah Valley University--Students--Periodicals;
Crescat Scientia is an annual publication of the UVU Department of History and Political Science. It features articles written by students in Utah Valley University's History and Political Science department. This is Volume VX, 2013.
Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad Company; Railroads; Rio Grande Zephyr (Express train);
Rio Grande Zephyr at Provo, Utah.
The Rio Grande Zephyr was a passenger train operated by Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad between Denver, Colorado and Ogden, Utah. It operated from 1970 until 1983.