The Resource Oral history interview with Kenny May and John Coleman, interviewed by Carol Maureen DeHart, (sound recording)

Oral history interview with Kenny May and John Coleman, interviewed by Carol Maureen DeHart, (sound recording)

Label
Oral history interview with Kenny May and John Coleman
Title
Oral history interview with Kenny May and John Coleman
Statement of responsibility
interviewed by Carol Maureen DeHart
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This interview records the reflections of Kenny May and John Coleman, talking about their U.S. Forest Service and fire fighting experiences. Within introduction of transcript, "John William Coleman, [retired District Ranger, Lee Ranger District, Type II Incident Commander, 1957-1998] and Kenneth Edward May [Timber Sale Administrator, 1965-2006]"
Related
Accompanying matter
  • historical information
  • other
Cataloging source
VMC
Date time place
Recorded at the home of Carol Maureen DeHart, Fulks Run, Virginia on January 17, 2006
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
interviews
Music parts
not applicable
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Oral history interview with Kenny May and John Coleman, interviewed by Carol Maureen DeHart, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Complete transcription of tapes available
  • Forms part of Virginia Wildland Firefighters Oral History Collection
  • Transcription includes appendix with the following contents: Kenny May, photos, article and notes, "Notice to Loggers," Fire Tower Log; John Coleman Award article, poster in Lee District work center, reprint newspaper photo, two poems and "Diary of a Fire"; Article: "The Fire Warden System on the Shenandoah" by Helen Gordon, 1929
Accompanying material
1 transcription (iii, 61 pages, [42] pages (various pagination), photographs ; 28 cm.)
Carrier category
  • audiocassette
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • ss
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier.
  • rdacarrier.
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
908113412
Dimensions
1/8 in. +
Extent
4 sound cassettes
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia.
  • rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Note
In order to streamline the process of applying collection numbers, Special Collections staff completed a large-scale renumbering campaign in the spring of 2017. This collection was previously cataloged as SC 0028.
Other physical details
1 7/8 ips

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