Collection: Businesses

Wickstrom, Arthur – OH0290
Interview Date: 1985

Supplemental material available in OH file. Born in Black Hawk in 1902; father opened Colorado Bakery on Pearl; Boulder Business College; was a baker for the University, liked woodworking, made clocks, change in Boulder.    

Wild, Ina Gerry – OH0559
Interview Date: 1991

People: Ina Wild.   Places:  Lyons, Ward.   Subjects: Brunswick Hotel in Lyons, Ward School, children’s plays, games, natural disasters, earthquake in Lyons  

Williams, Harold J. and Elba Richie – OH0039
Interview Date: 1978

People: Harold Williams, Elba Richie Williams.   Places: Marshall, Superior.   Subjects: mining; uranium; prospecting; cement business.  

Williamson, Mary, with Carl Lang and Julia Delier – OH0395
Interview Date: 1988

People: Mary Burton Williamson, Julia Delier, Carl Lang.   Places: Marshall, Eldorado Springs, Boulder.   Topics: boarding house at Fox Mine, mines closing; moonshine; store, anecdotes, Community Hospital.  

Wining, Rachel M. – OH0800
Interview Date: 1995

People: Rae Wining, Penfield Tate.   Places: Boulder.   Subjects: Colorado Chautauqua Association: relations with city, programs, car bomb near Auditorium — Boulder Open Space — Mustard Seed Gallery — Boulder in 1928 — World War II: G.I. Bill, University … Continue reading

Winn, Hunt – OH0849
Interview Date: 1973

People: Hunt Winn, J.B. Beyers.   Places: Colorado Springs, Cripple Creek, Boulder.   Subjects: Boulder since 1923, Cowboy life, haberdashery business.  

Wolcott, Jewel M. and Roland – OH0609
Interview Date: 1992

People: Wolcott family, Dr. Mauer.   Places: Boulder, Ward.   Topics: downtown Boulder businesses, doctors’ offices, few restaurants, war work for women during World War II, living in Boulder Canyon starting in 1944, keeping house with no running water, self-esteem … Continue reading

Wolf, William W. – OH0267
Interview Date: 1985

Butcher shop owned by grandfather and father.

Woodbury, Dorothy – OH0431
Interview Date: 1989

People: Father Agatho, H. Wickstrom, Mr. McMillan, “Ma” Sullivan, J. Fitzpatrick.   Places: Boulder, Mesa Vista.   Topics: Mann sisters’ dance lessons, Whittier neighborhood, Whittier School: Sacred Heart School: plays, dancers, clothing; grocery stores, Hygienic Pool, ice deliveries, courthouse fire, Halloween, Christmas, … Continue reading

Woodbury, Ray L. – OH0430
Interview Date: 1989

People: Phil Hanning, Allen Lefferdink. Places: Boulder. Topics: changes, buildings, streets, gas lines, Turnpike, Post Office, Postal savings, city housing, Martin Acres, Longs Gardens, Crossroads Mall, Bureau of Standards, National State Bank (Buckingham).  

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