Collection: Politics

Buchanan, Mary Estill – OH1831
Interview Date: January 12, 2013

Mary Estill Buchanan describes and reflects on a long career in politics in Colorado as a moderate Republican. Her career has included campaigns for University of Colorado regent, the U.S. Congress, and the U.S. Senate. She served as Colorado Secretary … Continue reading

Buchanan, Mary Estill – OH1841
Interview Date: March 26, 2013

Mary Estill Buchanan discusses her unsuccessful runs for CU regent and the U.S. Senate and the development of connections that led to her appointment to the Board of Agriculture. She discusses helping mediate the labor teacher contracts at Boulder Valley … Continue reading

Chronic, Betty – OH0607
Interview Date: 1992

People: Betty Chronic, William Gamble, Ted Lashley, Ernie Eaton, Doug Robinson, Kathleen Paddock, Woody Hewitt, Harlen Persons, John Mackey, Marguerite Sherman, John Love, Gene Tool, Jack London, Freda MacIntosh, Naomi Stoffel, Stan Johnson, Joe Dolen, Linton C. Austin.   Places: … Continue reading

Darby, Edmund – OH0500
Interview Date: 1990

People: Edmund Darby, Anna J. Ewing Bittner, George P. Darby, Jenny Cranson Darby, Ted W.D. McCaslin, Jack Murphy, Thomas Peck, George W. Webster.   Places: Hygiene.   Subjects: Armstrong School, Culver School, Pella School, games. Malcolm Clark’s grocery. Cattle brands, blacksmith, … Continue reading

Hedgecock, Glenn and Virgeen – OH0611
Interview Date: 1993

People: Glenn Hedgecock, Virgeen Hedgecock, Bill Blake, Clementina Blake McGinn, Lou Stengel, De Lear family, Schramm family, Barber family, De Backer family.   Places: Eldorado Springs.   Subjects: Stone school, immigrants and immigration, ranching and farming, Blake Ranch, Toedtli Ranch, 1938 … Continue reading

Hibbard, Gracia – OH0545
Interview Date: 1991

People: Gracia Hibbard.   Places: Boulder.   Topics: Hibbard Mortuary, Women’s Republican Party, shopping, changes in Boulder, sanitarium, liquor, Great Depression, laundry, transportation.  

Johnson, Stan F. – OH0444
Interview Date: 1989

People: Stan Johnson.   Places: Boulder.   Subjects: Law practice, private and District Attorney — Pow Wow — University of Colorado — State Representative from 13th District.  

McCaffrey, Hugh S. – OH0633
Interview Date: 1993

People: John Reich, J.B. Cartwright, Carl Buckingham, Eben Fine, Chuck Sayre, Clyde Reedy, Herb Hollister, Dean King, Kurt Gerstle, Al Bartlett, Bob Turner, Ruth and Ken Wright.   Places: Boulder, Brainard Lake.    Subjects:Boulder since 1954, National State Bank – trust department, … Continue reading

McFarland, Robert B. – OH0519
Interview Date: 1987

People: Robert McFarland, Stephen Gassaway, Erlin Sclar, S.I. Hayakawa.   Places: Boulder.   Subjects: Hippies; Erlin Sclar; STP John; People’s Clinic; SDS (Students for a Democratic Society); Freedom Center; S.I. Hayakawa speech.  

Reich, John H. – OH0644
Interview Date: 1993

People: John Moreland, Frank Henderson, Jim Corriel, Bob Gibson, Wayne Dozier, Francis Reich, Clyde Reedy, Chuck Sayre, Buckinghams, Lee Sturgeon, Hugh McCaffrey.   Places: Boulder.   Subjects: Boulder Humane Society, Piggly Wiggly, Boulder Chamber of Commerce, Arapaho Glacier hike, Pow Wow, … Continue reading

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