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Document Details


Title: DeLane Griffin
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Utah State Historical Society. Manuscript and Photograph Collection
Collection: Southern Utah Oral History Collection
Description: DeLane Griffin - 2 interviews, 1998, 1999 (5 audio cassettes; 1 video cassette made into a documentary-'Griffins-Fifty Mile Mountain') DeLane Griffin was born in Escalante, Utah in 1924. He was raised at the sheep herd and later 'rode for cattle'. He and his brothers shared summer grazing permits on the Fifty Mile Mountain and winter permits on the Escalante Desert. He is still running cattle on the Fifty with his son Quinn and brother Gene.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1998 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Griffin, DeLane, 1924-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1924
Speaker place of birth: Escalante, UT; Utah; United States; North America
Speaker race: White
Speaker occupation: Cattle driver; Sheepherder
Age at speaking: 74
Document date: 05-Nov-1998
Interviewer: Haymond, Jay
Locations discussed: North America; United States; Utah
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Community; Escalante (Utah)--History; Land settlement; Land use; Local history; North America; Oral history; United States; Utah
Topics discussed - Other terms: Escalante National Monument
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0025504-27357