Collection: Open Space

Murphy, Jack B. – OH0451
Interview Date: 1989

People: Doc Riley.   Places: Longmont, Bald Mountain.   Topics: farming: machinery, crops, John Deere dealer, mechanization of equipment, draft horses; “Fair Beautiful”; Dickens Opera House; Longmont Planning Commission; County Commissioner, County Parks and Open Space; Leggett Canal; mules; Grange. … Continue reading

Thorne, Oakleigh II – OH0658
Interview Date: 1994

Supplemental material available in OH file. Boulder: Thorne Films, Thorne Ecological Institute, Greenbelt, University of Colorado Buffoons, Wizards, Nature Conservancy, bird banding, Bettie Willard, Cecil Effinger, Mary Estill Buchanan.  

Turner, E. Robert – OH0632
Interview Date: 1993

People: Walter Orr Roberts, Dwight Sayles, Ed Farmer, Archie Twitchell, Frank Buchanan, Francis Reich, Paul Crouch, Scott Carpenter.   Places:¬†Boulder.   Subjects:Boulder City Manager in 1960: water, NCAR, Blue Line, Crossroads Mall, PLAN-Boulder, IBM, Enchanted Mesa, council meetings, council members. … Continue reading

Walker, Jim – OH1147
Interview Date: 2003

People: James Walker, William Walker (although not mentioned by name), Charles Hockaday, Dick and Edith Scates, George Giggey, Kossler Family, Ernie Betasso Places: Walker Ranch, Crescent Meadows Topics: logging (hauling timbers, operation of stationary steam-powered saw), cattle and hay barns … Continue reading

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

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