The Resource Harold V. Gividen papers

Harold V. Gividen papers

Label
Harold V. Gividen papers, 1945-2002
Title
Harold V. Gividen papers
Inclusive dates
1945-2002
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Typescript of an interview, photographs, diaries, letters, memoirs, newspaper clippings, and a magazine article. Gividen was interviewed by Winston Erickson for the Oral History of Utah's World War II Veterans on 22 May 2000. Gividen tells about his military experiences, including getting shot down. He kept a diary in Switzerland after he recovered from his wounds. He was invited to return to Switzerland in 1982, and his wife kept a diary during their visit. The materials relate to his experiences in 1945 and 1982. Also included is an account of flying in the "Torchy Tess" by Clinton O. Norby of Salt Lake City, Utah, the top turret gunner on the airplane
Biography type
individual biography
Biographical or historical data
Gividen was a native of Mapleton, Utah, and the co-pilot on a B-17 bomber, "Torchy Tess", which was shot over Germany and crashed in Switzerland on 25 February 1945.
Cataloging source
UPB
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Harold V. Gividen papers
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 2 folders
  • (27 items).
Governing access note
Open for public access
Immediate source of acquisition
Harold V. Gividen,
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Harold V. Gividen donated these materials to Special Collections at Brigham Young University in July of 2002.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370669155
Label
Harold V. Gividen papers
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 2 folders
  • (27 items).
Governing access note
Open for public access
Immediate source of acquisition
Harold V. Gividen,
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Ownership
Harold V. Gividen donated these materials to Special Collections at Brigham Young University in July of 2002.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370669155

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