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Oral history interview with Boyd Rogers 1980 February (Part 2)

Rogers tells of his family's move to Mesa in the late 1800s to settle. His grandfather Chancy Foster Rogers homesteaded 80 acres at the southwest corner of Alma School Road and University where…

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Oral history of Norris and Margaret Steverson 1984 July 9 (Side A)

Mr. Steverson was born in Mesa in 1910 at the corner of Main and Sirrine in the Territory of Arizona and lived in many different places including Yuma El Paso Florida and Mexico City Mexico. He gives…

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Oral history interview with Lorenzo Dow Rhoton 1986 April 14 (Side B)

Rhoton begins by describing his childhood in Shumway Arizona where his parents settled in 1888. He discusses his 51-year career as a teacher in Arizona 24 of which were in Mesa. He talks about the…

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Oral history interview with Wayne and Zoe Phelps 1988 January 8 (Tape 2)

Wayne Phelps begins by giving his family's history and telling how his grandparents moved to Arizona at the request of Brigham Young. He recalls several early Mesa families and the houses they…

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Oral history interview with François Clemmons, 1999 pt 2

François Clemmons recounts how music, especially spirituals, has played a prominent role throughout his life, from singing in church and school assemblies, to the founding of the Harlem…

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Oral history interview with François Clemmons, 1999 pt 1

François Clemmons recounts how music, especially spirituals, has played a prominent role throughout his life, from singing in church and school assemblies, to the founding of the Harlem…

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Oral History Interview with Stephen A. Hart, 1975 July 2 - A, Side A.

Stephen A. Hart was the grandson of John L. Jerome. Was State Historic Preservation officer. Board of Directors for National Sugar Manufacturing Co. Father was secretary of CF&I.…

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