Tag Archives: Boulder 1970s

Locher, Robert – oh2012

Robert Locher, a retired dentist, discusses how he came to choose Boulder as his home and talks about his work as a dentist after his move to Boulder in 1965. He discusses his introduction to and involvement in the ham … Continue reading

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Hyatt, Candace – oh1919

Candy Hyatt (previously Candy Thompson), a long-time Boulder Valley School District teacher and administrator, talks about her evolution within the school district from reading teacher to principal. She and her former husband moved to Boulder in the early 1970s. After … Continue reading

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Mars, Brigitte- OH1285

People: Tom Pfeiffer, Sunflower Sparkle Mars, Rainbeau Harmony Mars, William Lassacie, Hannah Kroeger Places: Boulder Topics: training as herbalist, herbal medicine, Boulder College of Massage Therapy (formerly Rocky Mountain Center for Natural Healing), Boulder in the 1970s, Boulder natural foods … Continue reading

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Leland, Pam – OH1178

People: Shelly and Ernie Moody, Emma “Ma” Spencer, Dorothy and George Sibley, Georgia and Vince Muro   Places: Rowena, Boulder   Topics: Boulder in the 1970s (cost of housing, stores in downtown Boulder and in North Broadway shopping area), Boulder … Continue reading

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Lopez, Richard – OH1855

Richard Lopez, an attorney with Lopez Law Office in the City of Boulder, specializes in civil litigation, and land use and development. Lopez describes his experience of growing up in California and working in the fields picking grapes and peaches. … Continue reading

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Rathburn, Kathryn J. – OH1744

Katy Rathburn describes her childhood growing up in Green Bay, Wisconsin, recalling many colorful incidents, including that her father had difficulty with reading and that she, while still in grade school, read the newspapers containing World War II news to … Continue reading

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Epp, George – OH1738

George Epp has lived in Boulder since 1951. He began working in the Sheriff’s Office in 1972, and was sheriff of Boulder County from 1990 to 2003. In this interview he talks about changes in the department, including changes in … Continue reading

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Carlisle, Cindy – OH1564

Cindy Carlisle served as a Boulder City Councilperson for four years and a University of Colorado Regent for six years. She also campaigned, in 2008, to become a Colorado State Senator. In this interview she discusses all of these campaigns … Continue reading

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Howard, June P. – OH1584

June Howard grew up on a farm in Kansas during the Depression. She won a scholarship to the University of Kansas, which she attended during World War II; married, and then moved to various locations in the U.S. with her … Continue reading

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Bowers, James M. – OH1572

Jim Bowers, former planning director (1966-1967) and city council person (1967-1971) speaks about his time in both of these positiions. This period was marked by riots stemming from opposition to the Vietnam War and changes in the social and political … Continue reading

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