Cook, Robert Lee


Title
Cook, Robert Lee
Creator:
Cook, Robert Lee, 1923-, interviewee; Howard, June Peterson, interviewer;
Date Recorded:
1996
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Description:

Places: Colorado Springs, CO; Rush, CO; Boulder, CO; Cripple Creek, CO; Copper Rock, CO; Broadmore Hotel; Victor, CO; Broomfield, CO; Gregory Canyon

 

People: Chris Tovani; Dr. Norlin, president of C.U.; Leonard Wittemyer; George Reynolds; Aileen Fisher; Iciminda Yockey; Peter the hermit; Forrest Jones; James Sandoe; Sybil Clark; Ray Surguine

 

Subjects: Politics (socialist, communist, Democrat); hard times, farming, ranching, horse trading, mining, dust bowl, W.P.A. during the Depression, relief beef, homemade clothes, extended family living together; Pearl Street with grocery stores, drugstores; trains (depot, freight yards, routes and schedules); Ideal Feed; paperback book revolution; Mikes Pub with performers who became famous.

 

Subject:
Boulder (Colo.) History.
Language:
eng
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Local call number:
OH0875
Copyright:
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