The Resource John B. Woodward oral history

John B. Woodward oral history

Label
John B. Woodward oral history, April 9, 1992
Title
John B. Woodward oral history
Inclusive dates
April 9, 1992
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses some biographical information before he talks about the Army. He took ROTC at the University of Washington and entered the Army as a 2nd Lieutenant in 1940. He talks about giving some ski instruction, including cross-country, and about driving to Colorado to prepare for the influx of new recruits in the fall of 1941. During the bulk of the tape he talks about uniforms, boots, skis and tents
Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
Biographical or historical data
John Brooks Woodward was born in Iowa in 1915 and moved to Seattle in 1927. Learned to ski at a young age with the Boy Scouts. Involved in ROTC at the University of Washington and entered the Army as a 2nd Lieutenant in 1940. Awarded the Bronze Star at Castel D'Aiano (March 4-8, 1945) and a Bronze Star at S. Benedetto Po (April 23, 1945). His principle unit was the 87th Infantry, Headquarters 1st. Woodward died in Seattle, King County, Wash. on May 23, 2016.
Cataloging source
DPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1915-2016
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woodward, John B.
Credits note
Interviewed by Georgianna Contiguglia
Date time place
Recorded on April 9, 1992
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
interviews
Music parts
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Contiguglia, Georgianna
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Woodward, John B
  • United States
  • United States
  • Ski troops
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
John B. Woodward oral history
Link
http://digital.denverlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16079coll36/id/2896
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Only side A is recorded, and it ends mid-sentence
  • This oral history was digitized as part of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Recordings at Risk grant project
Accompanying material
  • 2 tape synopsis
  • 1 PDF file
Carrier category
  • audiocassette
  • other
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • ss
  • sz
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Cumulative index finding aids
Two numbered tape synopses available.
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in. +
Extent
  • 1 audiocassette
  • 1 MP3 audio file (66MB)
Governing access note
Contact Western History and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Georgianna Contiguglia;
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
  • analog, mono
  • sound +
System control number
  • (OCoLC)162131982
  • (OCoLC)ocn162131982
  • (OCoLC)674688
Label
John B. Woodward oral history
Link
http://digital.denverlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16079coll36/id/2896
Production
Note
  • Only side A is recorded, and it ends mid-sentence
  • This oral history was digitized as part of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Recordings at Risk grant project
Accompanying material
  • 2 tape synopsis
  • 1 PDF file
Carrier category
  • audiocassette
  • other
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • ss
  • sz
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Cumulative index finding aids
Two numbered tape synopses available.
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in. +
Extent
  • 1 audiocassette
  • 1 MP3 audio file (66MB)
Governing access note
Contact Western History and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Georgianna Contiguglia;
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
  • analog, mono
  • sound +
System control number
  • (OCoLC)162131982
  • (OCoLC)ocn162131982
  • (OCoLC)674688

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