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Mining operations and engineering executive for Anaconda, Newmont, Homestake, 1950 to 1995 : oral history transcript / 1996.
BANC MSS 97/59 p; Phonotape 2854 C:1-9; BANC MSS 97/59 p
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Title:

Mining operations and engineering executive for Anaconda, Newmont, Homestake, 1950 to 1995 : oral history transcript / 1996
Western mining in the twentieth century oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Humphrey, William A. (William Albert), 1927-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Swent, Eleanor, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Creator/Contributor:

Knoxville District/McLaughlin Mine Project

Abstract:

Humphrey discusses his family background, and education at the University of Arizona; his work as a mining engineer in Mexico, Peru and Africa; his career with the Anaconda and Homestake Mining companies, and the McLaughlin Mine; and being chair of the Doe Run Mining Company.

Date:

1996 (issued)

Subject:

Anaconda Company.
Homestake Mining Company.
Doe Run Mining Company.
Mining engineers -- Interviews
Mines and mineral resources
McLaughlin Mine

Note:

William A. Humphrey ; with an introduction by Jack E. Thompson ; interviews conducted by Eleanor Swent in 1994 and 1995. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Forms part of: Western Mining in the twentieth century oral history series; Knoxville District/McLaughlin Mine Project.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Audio tape recording of the interview also available: classified as Phonotape 2854 C:1-9.
Also available online.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volume includes index.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (xvi, 225 p.) : port. ; 28 cm.
9 sound cassettes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3k3k
BANC MSS 97/59 p
Phonotape 2854 C:1-9
BANC MSS 97/59 p

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3k3k