Tag Archives: Ward

Wolcott, Roland H. – OH1478

905 Marine Street Early cars owned by the Wolcott family. Family outings in Boulder and Boulder Foothills during childhood (picnics, hiking, camping). Traveling from Ward to Boulder in early 20th century. Valmont (houses and farms in, and Native Americans). Wolcott … Continue reading

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Grant, William B. – OH1463

Concentration mills. Life in Ward in the 1930s (one-room schoolhouse, logging wood to burn for heat). Miner’s Resort in Ward. Mines (White Raven mine, Old Idaho mine, mine closures during World War II, destruction of mines for scrap metal). Mining … Continue reading

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Schmoll, Hazel – OH0442

People: Betty Anderson, Mrs. Bossen (resident near Ward), Calamity Jane, Rosie Colgate, Dwight (Ike) Eisenhower, Patty Hearst, Hal Hull, John Hull (spelling uncertain, may be Hall or Holle), Jackson family (Winona, Kansas), Grandpa James (Alfred L. James, homesteader near Ward), … Continue reading

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Wolcott, Jewel M., Rachel, and Roland H. – OH1027

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

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Wolcott family – OH0966

People: Charles A. Wolcott, Rosetta Bell Wolcott, Horace A. Wolcott, Frank Howard Wolcott, Edward Wolcott, Louisa P. Bixby Wolcott Housel, Marinus Smith   Places: Boulder, Valmont, Ward   Topics: migration of family to this area in the 1800s, founding of … Continue reading

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Wollcott, Evelyn – OH0992

People: James Washington Bell, Rosetta Bell, Louisa Payson Bixby, Marinas Smith, Charles A. Wolcott, Edward Wolcott, Horace A. Wolcott   Places: Boulder, Gold Hill, Sawmill Hill Road, Valmont, Ward   Topics: pioneer immigration to Colorado, mining, University of Colorado at … Continue reading

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Burt, Larry – OH0887

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

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Lantry, Fern – OH0738

Ward, Whittier Elementary School, Casey Jr. High, Boulder High, hospitals, Boulder Drug Store, Golden West, tearing down State Preparatory School, Whittier Mothers’ Chorus, Whittier Birthday Club, Japanese internees, stadium fireworks on 4th of July, Masonic Temple fire, World War II … Continue reading

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Fling, Roy – OH0485

Foster children 1913 snow storm McKenna Ranch (Ward) deputy sheriff hippies Camp Pawnee near Stapps Lakes (1950-1965) Alexander Dawson Foundation Berthoud Pass: avalanche,first aid, fire fighting 1989 Ward fire Art Everson (sheriff)    

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Folsom, Franklin – OH0393

Boulder: University Hill neighborhood, school, University of Colorado, The Owl newspaper, father, mother, The Window magazine, boy scouts, Henry Smith, Colorado Mountain Club, W. Cockrell, Ku Klux Klan, prohibition, Dean Bigelow, Frank Oppenheimer, CU skiing, Great Depression   Brainard Lake … Continue reading

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