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Imel, Ray C., Jr. – OH0613

People: Don Beeson, Judy Kingdom, Dottie Imel, Raply Rogers, Margaret Johnson, Phoebe Norton.   Places: Boulder, Magnolia, Jamestown, Lafayette.   Topics: Imel family, mines, Wano Mine, Bill’s Tavern in 1942, Timber Tavern, Coors distributorship, coal business, Prohibition, Boulder dry, liquor … 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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