Farrow, Elizabeth Wiest


Title
Farrow, Elizabeth Wiest
Creator:
Farrow, Elizabeth Wiest, interviewee; Stiewig, Kay, interviewer;
Date Recorded:
1987
Date digitized:
Length of interview:
134 minutes, 56 seconds
Description:

People: Elizabeth Wiest Farrow, Eben Fine, Grandma Thompson, Martin Parsons, Dr. Cattermole.

 

Places: Boulder.

 

Topics: baking; child care; Saturday night in Boulder; Pow Wow; Model T Ford; Boulder as a dry town; changes in Boulder: creek; jungle town; hobos; gypsy camp; Sacred Heart School; Mount St. Gertrude Academy; dusty streets; sidewalks; milk; ice; ore wagons; tuberculosis sanitarium; Saturday nights; Valentine Hardware; circus; Courthouse fire; funerals; Watts-Hardy Dairy; Boulderado Hotel; Pearl Street Brierley’s; Macky; town characters; laundry; electricity; coal stove; children’s games; home remedies; 1918 influenza epidemic;

Subject:
Boulder (Colo.) History.
Language:
eng
Original Format:
sound cassettes
Notes:
The last part of this interview, segment four, is unintelligible; the audio was recorded at HIGH speed. Supplemental material for this interview would be available in the OH files.
Local call number:
OH0369
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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