Manuscript/Mixed Material Page 1 of Oral history with 74 year old white male, Mesa County City, Colorado. (Transcript)
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- Oral history with 74 year old white male, Mesa County City, Colorado. (Transcript)
- Contributor Names
- Urruty, Jean (Speaker)
- Created / Published
- On or before 4/8/1978
- Subject Headings
- - Emigration and immigration
- - English language--Dialects--Colorado
- - Men, White--Colorado--Mesa County--Language
- - Immigrants--Colorado--Mesa County--Language
- - Mesa County (Colo.)--Social life and customs
- - Herders--Colorado--Mesa County--Language
- - Basque Americans--Colorado--Mesa County
- - Hunting--Colorado--Mesa County
- - Coyotes--Colorado--Mesa County
- - Trapping--Colorado--Mesa County
- - Sheepherding--Utah
- - Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.)
- - Interviews
- - Narratives
- - Oral histories
- - Personal narratives
- - Transcripts
- - United States -- Colorado -- Mesa County City
- Oral histories
- Personal narratives
- - For rights information contact the collector’s institution: Mesa County Public Library. Grand Junction, CO and Museum of Western Colorado. Grand Junction, CO
- - 74 year old white male. Born at Saint Jean-Le-Vieux, France in the Pyrenees Mountains 11/29/1903. Lived in France until the age of 21 and then moved to America. Mr. Urruty, a Basque, died 7/22/1983.
- - Talks about his experiences coming to America, hunting and fishing, sheepherding, the carnival, apprenticing with a blacksmith, and jai alai.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1986/022: AFS 24,308, folder 18
- Source Collection
- Center for Applied Linguistics Collection (AFC 1986/022)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
- online text
Mesa County City
Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. And N.J.)
Emigration and Immigration
Mesa County (Colo.)
Social Life and Customs
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Urruty, Jean. Oral history with 74 year old white male, Mesa County City, Colorado. Transcript. On or Before 4/8, 1978. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000461/. (Accessed June 28, 2017.)
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Urruty, J. (1978) Oral history with 74 year old white male, Mesa County City, Colorado. Transcript. On or Before 4/8. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000461/.
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Urruty, Jean. Oral history with 74 year old white male, Mesa County City, Colorado. Transcript. On or Before 4/8, 1978. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/afccal000461/>.