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People: Jack Murphy, Wallly Toevs, Virginia Aragon, Soapy Smith, Clela Rorex, Charlotte Houston, Anne Leffingwell, Bob Jenkins Places: Boulder County Topics: Boulder County Board of Commissioners, League of Women Voters, County Commissioner from 1975 to 1982, reaction to … Continue reading
People: Forrest Jones, Jack Tyrer, William Richards Places: Boulder, Central City, Estes Park, Gold Hill, Wallstreet Topics: alcoholism, “Bluebirds” from the Bluebird Lodge in Gold Hill, Central City Opera, delivering mail, English tea, grocery store, Martin Dry Goods, … Continue reading
People: Mary Miller (Mrs. Lafayette Miller), Dorothy Wiggins Reddington, Dottie Richards Reddington, Ira Reddington, William R. Richards, John Valentine, Frank Wiggins Places: Boulder, Erie, Lafayette, Longmont Topics: African Americans in Boulder and Longmont, Boulder (construction of early downtown … Continue reading
Boulder County steam engines, roads.
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
Vivian Carlson has lived in Boulder, in the Interurban subdivision , since 1947. In this interview she describes the Boulder of the late 1940s, including the location of roads and descriptions of stores at that time. She tells about the … Continue reading
Dock Teegarden discusses the history and development of Boulder County roads, from early wagon trails, through stage coach roads, railroads, and automobile roads. Included is discussion of many economic changes that stimulated their development, such as the gold rush, mines, … Continue reading