Plume, Charles Eagle


Title
Plume, Charles Eagle
Creator:
Eagle Plume, Charles, 1908-1992, interviewee; Homer, Rachel, interviewer;
Date Recorded:
1977
Date digitized:
Length of interview:
Description:

People: Charles Eagle Plume, Charles Burkhardt.

 

Places: Boulder, Denver, Estes Park, Allenspark.

 

Subjects: Trading posts; University of Colorado; outhouses; public speaking circuit; World War II; Charles Burkhardt was a Blackfoot Indian from Denver who attended the University of Colorado where he won several oratorical contests. He spent three years as an Army Scout and returned to Colorado as “Charlie Eagle Plume”, a popular lecturer and purveyor of Indians crafts at the Perkins Trading Post in Estes Park.

Subject:
Burkhardt, Charles.
Eagle Plume, Charles, 1908-1992.
Allenspark (Colo.)
Boulder (Colo.) History.
Estes Park (Colo.)
Language:
eng
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Notes:
Supplementary material is available at the Carnegie Branch Library.
Local call number:
OH0014
Copyright:
Copyright restrictions applying to the use or reproduction of oral history interviews are available from the Carnegie Branch Library for Local History/Boulder Public Library.
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