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Euvaldo Valdez, a retired Boulder Valley School District administrator, talks about his early years in the district, focusing mainly on the 1970s. He touches on his childhood, growing up in Abo, New Mexico, his schooling at the University of New … Continue reading
Boulder native Susan Pringle reflects on her childhood in Boulder, Boulder traditions and transitions over time, and her long career as an educator. Sue starts the interview talking about Boulder as a small town, noting the landmarks back in the … Continue reading
Marilyn Marinelli has lived in Boulder since early childhood. She describes her experiences of being educated in Boulder schools, some of which she later returned to as a teacher, principal, and/or central administrator for the Boulder Valley School District. Topics … Continue reading
People: Betty Rowley, Noel Puzur Places: Boulder Topics: life in Boulder since 1965, Boulder Valley School District, Parent Teacher Councils, Columbine Elementary, Centennial Junior High, Boulder High School, Boulder Friends of International Students (BFIS), Economic Institute’s Friendship Family … Continue reading
People: John H. Wagner, Jessie Fordham Wagner Places: Boulder Topics: childhood in Washington, D.C. and rural Pennsylvania, great-grandmother Louise, difficulties of raising black children in Boulder, teaching African American literature at CU and at Boulder High School, experience … Continue reading
People: Maude Kater, John Wittemeyer, Ken Furman Places: Boulder Topics: Boulder High School, University of Colorado, filming of The Glenn Miller Story, Supermen Club of America, Platt Middle School, CHOICE program, teaching in Boulder Valley School District, the … Continue reading
People: Donovan Boyd, Frank Boyd, James Hamilton Boyd, Margaret Boyd, Mary Boyd, Dr. Warren Gilbert, George Kirkbride Places: Boulder (510 Maxwell Street, 953 11th Street), Gold Hill Subjects: Gold Hill in the 1930s, Gold Hill school, sledding Lickskillet … Continue reading
People: Ivy Baldwin, Don Braotzman, Andrew Dickson, Allan Lefferdink, Byron White Places: Boulder, Eldorado Topics: transportation in Boulder (trains, streetcars, Boulder-Denver Toll Road), Boulder High School, North Side [Northside] Junior High (later Casey), business development and other growth … Continue reading
People: Jean Bonelli, Gary Cox, John Hoback, Marcy McMillan, Klamath Indians Places: Bonanza (Oregon), South Boulder, Denver, Klamath Falls (Oregon), Lakeview (Iowa) Topics: education in rural Iowa in 1930s and 1940s, teaching in 1950s (Smiley Junior High in … Continue reading
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