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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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Fletcher, William L. – OH1960

William Fletcher, a lifetime resident of Erie, Colorado, describes the town’s history since the early 1900s, focusing on the 1930s-1940s. He discusses his family, including anecdotes about growing up, going to school, and his father’s experience as a coal miner. … Continue reading

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Andrew, (Frances) Elaine M. and Lynn Andrew – OH1416

Includes 9 videographed photographs of the Madison and Andrew families and Hygiene and Burlington buildings: 1.Henson Madison and his brother James. — 2.Burlington schoolhouse. — 3.James Madison (who died in 1917). — 4.Hygiene Church. — 5.Hygiene House (TB sanitarium). — … Continue reading

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Banks, Virginia Forbess – OH0974

People: children and grandchildren of America Wilkes Forbess and Seborn Forbess.   Places: Hygiene, Longmont, (CO).   Topics: Virginia Forbess was born March 7, 1911, in the Longmont Hospital. In 1873, her grandparents, Seborn and American Forbess came to the area … Continue reading

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Meinhold, Janet L. – OH0955

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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Howard, June Peterson – OH0976

People: Bernice Gould, Silvia Pettem, Fred Pruett, Maria Rogers   Places: Boulder, Cal-Wood (camp near Jamestown), Sunshine   Topics: teaching elementary school from 1966 to 1988, Boulder Valley Federation of Teachers, salaries, class size, planning time, gender stereotyping, Open Space, … Continue reading

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Childers, Roberta – OH0689

People: Mr. Childers, Marion Mann Childers, Goldie Sterling Cameron, Carol Ebersol, Mrs. Mary Holder, Irene Smith   Places: Nederland, Lake Eldora, Evergreen   Topics: growing up in Nederland, Nederland in 1940-1947, Consolidated Nederland School, teachers Mary Holder and Irene Smith, … Continue reading

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Ryan, Barnard D. (Pat) – OH0610

People: Sybil Downing, Fritz Bierhaus, Ed Kellenberger, Pete Kraus, Dominic Ferrera, Eugene Gullette, Ewaldo Valdez, Keith Chambers   Places: Boulder   Subjects: Boulder Valley School District in 1970, board of education, Vietnam War protests, Ryan Elementary School, Boulder Valley Education … Continue reading

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Bascom, Frances – OH0401

1918 influenza, Central and Whittier schools, Whittier neighborhood, muddy streets, Houck Ice Plant, Hygienic swimming pool, Goldberg’s Junk Yard, State Preparatory School, Starr Clothing, Blackmar’s Furniture, Casey Junior High School, Great Depression.    

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Platt, Nevin – OH0345

Superintendent of old Fairview School District in 1950; assistant superintendent when Boulder Valley School district formed in 1959; family background.    

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