Tag Archives: African Americans

Varnado, Darryl – OH2067

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

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Battany, Phillip – OH2066

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

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Tate, Ellen – OH1312

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

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Walker, Eileen Lingham – OH1314

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

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Pauline Lewis – OH1313

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

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Hall, Alfreda E. – OH1309

People: Sarah Davis, Caesar Davis, Bernard Hall   Places: Boulder   Subjects: childhood in Texas, family life while growing up, schooling in Texas, life in Boulder since 1961, going to University of Colorado (Boulder) in the 1970s as a single … Continue reading

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Cooper, Ann – OH1274

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

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Sampson, Mary – OH1145

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

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Carpenter, De Laris – OH 1149

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

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Nilon, Charles – OH0486

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.    

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