StoryCorps Segments
6:08 pm
Thu February 20, 2014

Folklorist Gets His Comeuppance From The Pioneer Past

Listen to Hal Cannon's story
Credit StoryCorps/Utah Public Radio

Hal Cannon, former state folklorist and founder of The Western Folklife Center, visited the StoryCorps booth with his wife Teresa Jordan.  He recalls his experience working with the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers to preserve the material culture of Utah's pioneer past.  Cannon talks about an unexpected visit from Kate Carter, former director of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers. 

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