The Resource An entrepreneur in mining in North and South America, 1930s to 1990s :, James M. Orr ; with an introduction by James Jensen and Bernard Brynelson. Interviews conducted by Eleanor Swent in 1994. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

An entrepreneur in mining in North and South America, 1930s to 1990s :, James M. Orr ; with an introduction by James Jensen and Bernard Brynelson. Interviews conducted by Eleanor Swent in 1994. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

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An entrepreneur in mining in North and South America, 1930s to 1990s :, 1995
Title
An entrepreneur in mining in North and South America, 1930s to 1990s :
Statement of responsibility
James M. Orr ; with an introduction by James Jensen and Bernard Brynelson. Interviews conducted by Eleanor Swent in 1994. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Inclusive dates
1995
Creator
Contributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
James Orr discusses growing up in British Columbia, using the spectrograph as a consulting engineer, mining diamonds in Brasil, and forming the Orr Engineering and Chemical Company
Member of
Additional physical form
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. Classified as: Phonotape 2804 C:1-2.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CU-BANC
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Western mining in the twentieth century oral history series
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1911-
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Orr, James M.
Form designation
oral history transcript
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Location of originals duplicates
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Jensen, James
  • Brynelson, Bernard
  • Swent, Eleanor
  • Bancroft Library
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  • Orr Engineering and Chemical Company
  • Spectrograph
  • Mining engineers
  • Mines and mineral resources
  • Diamond mines and mining
Label
An entrepreneur in mining in North and South America, 1930s to 1990s :, James M. Orr ; with an introduction by James Jensen and Bernard Brynelson. Interviews conducted by Eleanor Swent in 1994. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
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Publication
Note
Forms part of: Western mining in the twentieth century oral history series
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 1 v. (xiv, 47 leaves))
  • 2 sound cassettes.
Form of item
online
Materials
  • Transcript:
  • Phonotapes:
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Label
An entrepreneur in mining in North and South America, 1930s to 1990s :, James M. Orr ; with an introduction by James Jensen and Bernard Brynelson. Interviews conducted by Eleanor Swent in 1994. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Link
Publication
Note
Forms part of: Western mining in the twentieth century oral history series
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 1 v. (xiv, 47 leaves))
  • 2 sound cassettes.
Form of item
online
Materials
  • Transcript:
  • Phonotapes:
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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