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Roy L. Carlson inteview collection (Terry Spurgeon collector)
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- Sound recordings
- Textual records
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- Source of title proper: Title of the interview is based on the names of the interview participants.
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- Spurgeon, Terry
Physical description area
7 cm of textual records
1 sound recording
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In 1995, Terry Spurgeon was an Honours student in Archaeology at SFU, and past president of the Archaeological Society of British Columbia. He interviewed Roy Carlson on the occasion of Dr. Carlson's retirement from SFU that year. Dr. Carlson was a charter faculty member in the Department of Political Science, Sociology and Anthropology. He played a pivotal role in establishing a separate Department of Archaeology.
The collection consists of Terry Spurgeon's interview of Dr. Carlson including audiocassettes, and a transcript. Also includes the fall 1995 issue of The Midden, published in honour of Dr. Carlson, and for which Terry Spurgeon served as guest editor.
Immediate source of acquisition
Terry Spurgeon donated the material to the SFU Archives in 1996.
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Restrictions on access
Access to the sound recording is restricted due to the age and fragility of the storage medium (cassette tapes). For access to this record, consult with the reference archivist.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
File and item lists are available.
Generated finding aid
Please consult the inventory for the Department of Archaeology fonds, F-4.
All accessions have been processed as of September 2002. No further accruals are expected.
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- Carlson, Roy L. (Subject)
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Finding aid prepared by Frances Fournier, Enid Britt (July 2000); revised by Enid Britt (March 2005); items re-numbered, minor revisions to description (September 2012). Metadata representing digitized audio cassettes added January, 2019.