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This interview is part of a series about football games, collectively known as the Hairy Bacon Bowl, that were played during the first half of the 1970s at the University of Colorado, Boulder. The teams were made up of university … Continue reading
This interview is part of a series that focuses on football games, collectively known as the Hairy Bacon Bowl, that were played during the first half of the 1970s at the University of Colorado, Boulder. The teams were made up … Continue reading
ABSTRACT: Ellen Tate describes growing up in Philadelphia; moving frequently with her husband, Penfield Tate II, while he was in the military; and moving to Boulder in 1967. She speaks about experiences as an African American, experiencing racism while traveling … Continue reading
People: Reginald Irving Lingham, Janice Lingham Osborne, Kendall Lingham, Frank Lingham, Lulu Lingham, Mary Parks Lingham, Irving Victor Lingham, Annie Horn Places: Boulder Topics: childhood in Boulder, being one of the few African Americans growing up in Boulder, … Continue reading
Places: Boulder Topics: undergraduate years at University of Colorado at Boulder in the early 1960s, experience of being one of the minority of students who were African American, race relations in Boulder in the 1960s, going to Fort Collins … Continue reading
People: Tom Koby, Brenda Lyle, Josie Heath, Phyllis Katz, Wanda James Places: Boulder Topics: People’s Clinic (San Juan del Centro satellite clinic, Hmong community), United Black Women of Boulder Valley, Minority Issues Coalition (racial profiling by police, mentorship … Continue reading
People: Walter Sampson Places: Boulder Topics: African American community in Boulder, interaction between white population and African American population in Boulder, feelings of isolation, United Black Action Committee (UBAC): Freedom School, United Black Women of Boulder Valley, childhood, … Continue reading
People: Jamila Akilah Carpenter, James Carpenter, James Earl Carpenter II, Sylvester Laurence Collins, Sr., Betsy Mae Barnes Collins Places: Boulder (Colorado), Jackson (Mississippi) Topics: childhood, education, family life in the 1930s and 1940s in Mississippi, parents’ emphasis on … Continue reading
Blacks in Boulder since 1956: Leila Feaster, Ruth Flowers, Eileen and Bill Cline, George and Carol Jones, Lee Morrison, Cleora Weaver, George Reeves; buying house; Allen Chapel, University of Colorado.