Tag Archives: Rocky Mountain Fuel Company

McGinn, Elinor – OH1119

People: John L. Lewis, George Creel, Francis Perkins, Tony Boyle Places: Lafayette, Superior Topics: coal mining, Rocky Mountain Fuel Company (ownership, reforms, treatment of miners), New Deal, health department in Department of the Treasury, United Mine Workers (unionization of coal … Continue reading

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Waligorski, Errol and Karen – OH1105

People: Gladys Forshee, Bob Morgan, Heather Brooks, Kathryn Barth, Doreen Ruffe   Places: original Superior (Old Town Superior), Industrial Mining Camp, Superior Cemetery, Rock Creek subdivision, Grasso Park   Topics: Superior Historical Commission, formation of Commission, help from other towns, … Continue reading

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Machin, Marge and Ted T. Asti – OH1097

People: Josephine Roche   Places: Superior   Topics: Childhood in Superior, recreational activities, father’s death in coal mine, transportation, raising children, Mother’s Club, changes in Superior, traffic, stores, United Mine Workers, Rocky Mountain Fuel Company, mine company houses, mine company … Continue reading

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Acklin, Denzil and Jennie Acklin Crawford – OH1085

Denzil Acklin and his older sister Genevieve (Genny) Acklin Crawford grew up in the Industrial Mine camp in Superior, Colorado. Their father was a coal miner. They relate their experiences in this milieu, referring particularly to school, fun, family activities, … Continue reading

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