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Tag Archives: Jamestown

Sebastian, Matt – OH1981

Matt Sebastian, city editor of the Boulder Daily Camera, recounts his experience during the September 2013 flood. In this interview, he talks about: the importance of social media; the decisions that an editor has to make in weighing the safety … Continue reading

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Aiken, Paul – oh1982

Paul Aiken, photo editor at the Daily Camera, shares his experiences and observations of the September 2013 flood in Boulder County.  He describes the challenges related to traveling in dangerous flood conditions in order to capture photos to publish in … Continue reading

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Brennan, Charlie – OH 1984

Charlie Brennan, the science and environmental reporter for the Daily Camera newspaper, describes covering the Boulder County Flood of 2013. He talks about his approach to reporting about the flood, contacts he used to obtain information that would help readers … Continue reading

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Domenico, Cindy – OH 1954

Cindy Domenico, Chair of the Boulder County Commissioners, talks about both the Flood of 2013 and flood recovery efforts six months after the flood. She discusses the extent of the damage caused by the flood, details the recovery work that … Continue reading

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Schoedinger, Tara – OH1944

Tara Schoedinger, mayor of Jamestown, describes the flooding of the town during the September 2013 floods and the community’s efforts at recovery. This interview was recorded less than a month after the catastrophic flooding, which destroyed many houses and roads … Continue reading

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Gilman, Jack and Mary and C.W. Gibbs – OH0751

Recorded for the KGNU radio program Western Yesterdays with Forest Crossen.  

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Lybarger, Irene W. – OH0495

Supplemental material available in OH file. Boulder: Nelson Road, Potato Hill and Ryssby Schools, rattlesnakes, 1913 snow storm, July 4th, May Pole, games, Minnie Lake and Jamestown Schools, Great Depression, World War I, oxen, Lykens Gulch.  

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Lybarger, Irene W. – OH0250

Supplemental material available in OH file.  

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James, Bertha – OH0016

Bertha was born in Nebraska, the daughter of Orange and Sarah Evans Lewis. The family moved to Puzzler, Colo. in 1893, and then to Boulder in 1904 where Bertha graduated from Boulder High School in 1908. Upon graduation she taught … Continue reading

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Imel, Ray – OH1585

Ray Imel, Jr., has had family in Colorado since 1873. In this interview he discusses family history including his grandparents’ homestead above Jamestown, his childhood in Jamestown, and his father’s involvement in hard-rock mining. He also talks about other family … Continue reading

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