Collection: Mountain Towns

Lewis, George R. – OH0794
Interview Date: 1996

Places: Boulder, Rowena, Nederland, Sunshine, Crisman, Ward, Tungsten, Sugarloaf, Lafayette, Gold Hill   People: Family – Rufus Ward, station agent at Ward – Jim and Mabel Morgan, Betty Lewis   Subjects: school at Rowena and Ward, activities as a youth, … Continue reading

Lewis, George R. – OH1597
Interview Date: 2009

George Lewis lived in Ward as a child and later lived nearby on the Morgan Ranch. In this interview he details his family history and tells about attending elementary school in the one-room Ward schoolhouse; describes Ward stores, churches and … Continue reading

Logan, Earl – OH0560
Interview Date: 1991

People: Earl Logan, Marie Tyler.   Places: Boulder, Rowena.   Subjects: Kitchen Band, Senior Citizen’s Center, Boulder Post Office, Rowena School.  

Loukonen, Leonard – OH0447
Interview Date: 1989

People: Leonard Loukonen.   Places: Lyons, Beach Hill, Noland.   Subjects: Stone quarries: Lyons, Beach Hill, Noland — 1918 influenza epidemic — Schools: Montgomery School, Lyons High School — 1913 snow storm — Foothills road to Boulder.  

Lybarger, Irene W. – OH0250
Interview Date: 1985

Supplemental material available in OH file.  

Mahan, Howard – OH0455
Interview Date: 1989

People: Howard Mahan, Baby Doe Tabor.   Places: Leadville, Central City.   Subjects: Mines and mining in Leadville and Central City (1930s-1950s): mules, cave-ins, injuries, equipment, ventilation, water; roads and transportation.  

Maija, Pascal Wilson, Smokey Hunt, Russ Broussard and Angie Broussard – OH0724
Interview Date: 1991

People: Maija,Angie Broussard, Russ Broussard, Smokey Hunt, Pascal Wilson.   Places: Ward.   Subjects: Ward: 1980s, living in teepee, town meetings, home birth, midwife.  

Malmgren, Alberta – OH0020
Interview Date: 1977

People: Alberta Malmgren.   Places: Pinecliff, Nederland, Eldora.   Subjects: Meeker House, Indian raid, Pinecliff, log cabins, wildlife, railroads, Moffat Tunnel, hippies, Depression.

McArthur, Jennie – OH0193
Interview Date: 1977

People: Jennie McArthur.   Places: Sugarloaf.   Subjects: Store at Sugarloaf built 1908, post office, ice boxes, stoves, foods, clubs, school.  

McLellan, Marjorie H. – OH1527
Interview Date: 2008

Marge McLellan recounts her recollections of her family’s experiences in Gold Hill. She focuses mainly on her husband, Russell’s, family, which lived in and around Gold Hill since the late 19th century. First, she guides the interviewer on a walking … Continue reading

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