The Resource Floyd H. Erickson oral history

Floyd H. Erickson oral history

Label
Floyd H. Erickson oral history, Mar.-Apr. 2009
Title
Floyd H. Erickson oral history
Inclusive dates
Mar.-Apr. 2009
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The interview provides biographical information and personal observations about Erickson's experiences as a member of the 10th Mountain Division during World War II
Note
Forms part of the 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
Biographical or historical data
Floyd H. Erickson was born in Mich. in 1922. He completed four years of high school and was working as a carpenter's apprentice at the time of his enlistment in the Army on February 12, 1942 at Marquette, Mich. Erickson was a member of the 10th Mountain Division's 87th Infantry Regiment. He served at Camp Hale, Colo.; Camp Swift; Tex. and participated in the invasion and occupation of Kiska Island in the Aleutians. During the Italian Campaign, Erickson received the Bronze Star Medal for his actions near Torre Iussi on April 14, 1945.
Cataloging source
DPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Erickson, Floyd H.
Credits note
Interviewed by Floyd Erickson's newphew, Paul Herbert Nordeen
Date time place
Recorded on March 7, 21 and April 11, 2009 at Erickson's home in Lansing, Mich
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
interviews
Music parts
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nordeen, Paul Herbert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Erickson, Floyd H.
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Military maneuvers
  • Soldiers
  • Ski troops
  • Camp Hale (Colo.)
  • Camp Swift (Tex.)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Floyd H. Erickson oral history
Link
http://digital.denverlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16079coll36/id/2975
Instantiates
Production
Note
This oral history was digitized as part of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Recordings at Risk grant project
Accompanying material
1 PDF file
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • computer disc
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • cd
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Cumulative index finding aids
Typed transcript of interview is available.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. + 1 envelope (1 CD-ROM, transcript)
Extent
  • 1 videodisc
  • 2 MP3 audio files (330MB)
Governing access note
Contact Western History and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Paul H. Nordeen;
Media category
  • video
  • computer
  • unmediated
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • c
  • n
  • s
Other physical details
  • sound, color
  • sound +
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898743359
  • (OCoLC)ocn898743359
  • 1315031
Label
Floyd H. Erickson oral history
Link
http://digital.denverlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16079coll36/id/2975
Production
Note
This oral history was digitized as part of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Recordings at Risk grant project
Accompanying material
1 PDF file
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • computer disc
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • cd
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Cumulative index finding aids
Typed transcript of interview is available.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. + 1 envelope (1 CD-ROM, transcript)
Extent
  • 1 videodisc
  • 2 MP3 audio files (330MB)
Governing access note
Contact Western History and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Paul H. Nordeen;
Media category
  • video
  • computer
  • unmediated
  • audio
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • c
  • n
  • s
Other physical details
  • sound, color
  • sound +
System control number
  • (OCoLC)898743359
  • (OCoLC)ocn898743359
  • 1315031

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