Finn, Chris


Title
Finn, Chris
Creator:
Finn, Chris, 1955-, interviewee; McKenna, Caitlin, interviewer;
Date Recorded:
2011
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Description:

Chris Finn, who is the fire chief of the Gold Hill Volunteer Fire Department, as well as part owner of the Gold Hill Inn, speaks about his experiences during the Fourmile Canyon Fire. He was in Gold Hill during the onset of the fire and remained in Gold Hill for the duration, providing support for the state and federal firefighters who took over the firefighting operation. He talks about many elements of firefighting, the Fourmile Canyon Fire itself, as well as the aftermath of living in a town affected by such a large, destructive event.
This interview is part of a series about the Fourmile Canyon Fire.
View DVD and time-indexed transcript at Carnegie Branch Library.

Subject:
Finn, Chris, 1955-. Maloney, Donal. Tombolato, Michael. Yeager, Max. Fire departments Colorado Boulder County. Fire fighters Colorado Boulder County. Forest fires Colorado Boulder County. Wildfire fighters Colorado Boulder County. Wildfires Colorado Boulder County. Gold Hill (Boulder County, Colo.) Gold Hill (Colo.) History Biography.
Language:
eng
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Local call number:
OH1729
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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