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Anecdote about driving car on railroad tracks. Boulder Canyon (Eagle Rock cabins, raising family of eight with Jewel Wolcott in rustic cabin in Boulder Canyon). Childhood in 1920s and 1930s. Family home at 905 Marine St., Boulder. Ice skating (on … Continue reading
People: Hazel Schmoll, Henry Sisson, Charles Wolcott, Ed Wolcott, Evelyn Wolcott, Horace A. Wolcott, Louisa Wolcott Places: Boulder, Boulder Canyon, Valmont, Ward Topics: Boulder Canyon home since 1945, laundry, water, heating, bathing, courtship of Roland and Jewel M. … Continue reading
People: John (Jack) Kossler, Mrs. Kossler (Jack’s mother), Roland Revel and Mrs. Revel, Walker family Places: Boulder Canyon, Caribou town site, Kossler Lake, Kossler ranch in back of Lookout Mountain, Magnolia town site, Walker ranch Subjects: Kossler-Walker School, … Continue reading
People: Amos Widner, Platt Rogers Sr., Platt Rogers Jr., Charles Buckingham Topics: Boulder Canyon, Rogers Park, tungsten, Silver Spruce, Orodel [Orodelfan], building Boulder Canyon road–original in the 1860s, later improvements in the 1950s, Clarasdorf Mill, Boulder hydroelectric plant
People: Father Harvey Burt: superintendent of the Boulder Canyon hydroelectric plant from 1913-1922, Mrs. Revell: midwife, Zang family of Broomfield, Joe Huddart: lumber company owner in Broomfield Places: Eisenhower, Caribou, Nederland, Ward, Kassler Lake, Broomfield Heights Topics: building … Continue reading
Town of Tungsten; family life; Barker Reservoir; Boulder Canyon; Wallstreet; Caribou; holidays; Williams Dairy, influenza epidemic. Supplemental material available in OH file at the Carnegie Branch Library for Local History.