Tag Archives: Depression

Gonzalez-Dorta, Ana – OH1866

Ana Gonzalez-Dorta was born in Caracas, Venezuela, in 1994. She moved to Boulder three-and-a-half years prior to the time of the interview, with her parents and brothers, because they disliked the Venezuelan government of that time and the level of … Continue reading

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Zimdahl, Sally – OH1382

ABSTRACT: Sally Zimdahl talks about growing up on the Hartman/Zimdahl farm at 12885 N. 115th St. in Longmont, where she was born in 1920, and where she has lived since retirement. She describes beet and barley farming, being self-sufficient during … Continue reading

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Muheim, Jane Curtze – OH1189

Harry Muheim Mark Muheim Heidi Muheim high school years first Miss Merry Christmas parades outdoor activities selling early radios Curtze’s Radio and Appliance Store the Depression nursing career Harry Muheim (career as writer, speechwriter for Jimmy Carter) painting and sculpture … Continue reading

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Cook, Robert Lee – OH0875

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 … Continue reading

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Greene, Dorothy Allen – OH0342

People: Dorothy Allen Greene.   Places: Nederland, North Boulder.   Topics: Depression. W.P.A. (Works Progress Administration), surveyor, entertainment, mills, historical town, tents, anecdotes; mountain schools.  

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Teets, Nellie V. – OH0276

Supplemental material available in OH file.

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Higman, Howard – OH0200

Topics: Fraternities, tea dances, unions, students during World War II, Dean Van, 1946 culture, Hackstaff family, Vietnam War, Conference on World Affairs, presidents’ houses, hippies, yuppies, University of Colorado faculty, Little Theater, historic Derham House, Chautauqua, Curran Theater, religions in … Continue reading

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Rhyno, Lulu – OH0170

People: Lulu Rhyno.   Places: Boulder, Jamestown.   Subjects: Cook at Sewall Hall for 22 years; Jamestown; AARP; today’s problems; Depression; hippies; senior citizen activities.  

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Herrick, Marie – OH0162

Supplemental material available in OH file. town of Tungsten; Fort Lupton; Arabian horse shows; Depression; Nederland High School; Mrs. Green’s Boarding House in Tungsten; grandfather an engineer at Berthoud Pass.

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Forsyth, George P. – OH0801

People: George P. Forsyth, Josie Heath, Franny Reich, Tim Walters.   Places: Boulder, Gold Hill.   Subjects: Boulder: operating a dairy from 1918-1941 — duties of the County Treasurer — the Depression — St. Thomas Catholic Church – – Denver-Boulder … Continue reading

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