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Collection: Farming and Ranching
Sawhill, George and Charles – OH0336
Interview Date: 1983, 1986
People: George L. Sawhill, Charles Sawhill, Judge Housel. Places: Boulder, Valmont, Davidson area, Burlington, Gunbarrel Hill. Subjects: 90 years old; Donnelly house; Jones Hotel and stage stop; Jones and Donnelly irrigation ditch; Valmont School; brick yard; Presbyterian Church; … Continue reading
Scates, Edith – OH0604
Interview Date: 1993
Ranch life ca. 1900-1940, potato farming, school life ca. 1900-1915, Magnolia School, Pine Glade School, life of teacher, mail routes.
Scates, Edith and Richard Scates, Andrew Wing – OH0028
Interview Date: 1977
Magnolia ranching Moffat Road Nederland.
Schlagel, Jacob – OH0503
Interview Date: 1990
People: Jacob (Joe) Schlagel. Places: Longmont. Subjects: Nelson School; parents from Russia; threshing in 1930s; Boulder County Fair; oil drilling; Lakeview School; Boulder County High School track meets 1920; baseball; farming; irrigation – Peck, Oligarchy, Rough & Ready, … Continue reading
Schmoll, Hazel Marguerite – OH0005
Interview Date: 1976
People: Hazel Schmoll. Places: Ward, Caribou, Gold Lake, Peaceful Valley. Subjects: Ward: Modoc Mill, mill at Spring Gulch, Columbia Hotel, railroad, Caribou, 1900 fire; stagecoach; Columbia vein, Utica Mine; Captain Jack Mine; hippies, Gresham Camp (Bar K Ranch), Struggler Mine, Gold … Continue reading
Shanahan, Byron – OH0972
Interview Date: 1996
People: John Dunn, Hoonahan family, Edward Shanahan Places: Boulder, Eldorado Springs, Marshall (originally Langford, then Gorham), Viele Lake Subjects: property owned by Shanahan family in South Boulder, family genealogy, settlement of ranch in 1860, ranch life, chores, discipline, … Continue reading
Snow, Bill Bracegirdle – OH0469
Interview Date: 1989
Places: Boulder. Subjects: boundaries, roads; horses, stables, cattle, Pow Wow arena, World War II, herding.
St. George, Clara – OH0841
Interview Date: 1972
Recorded for the KGNU radio program, Western Yesterdays, with Forest Crossen. Oklahoma: Christmas, school teachers, ranching stories, the Run of April 22, 1889, Standard Oil, cattle herding, house and health stories; Part 2 – Indians of New Mexico, wool … Continue reading
Steele, Harold E. – OH1265
Interview Date: 2004
People: Harold Steele, John and Blanche Blivens Steele, Edward Dunsha Steele and Phoebe Steele, Everett and Maxine Knaus Steele, Andrew Steele Places: Edward and Phoebe Steele homestead, Longmont Topics: Edward Steele family’s move to Colorado, original Steele homestead … Continue reading
Stengel, Frances – OH0663
Interview Date: 1994
People: Frances Stengel, Andrew Stengel, Stengel family, Dr. Morency. Places: Boulder, Eldorado Springs. Subjects: Stengel family: Stengel properties along 75th, 76th, and Eldorado Springs; history of buildings on Andrew Stengel homestead; dairying in the 1930s-1940s; feeding farm hands; Dr. … Continue reading