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Oral histories (document genres)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 437 Collections and/or Records:

Jim Farris oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH132-24
Scope and Contents

Talks about farming in Silt, Colorado and his attitudes toward aging. Interviewed by Randall Teeuwen, August 16, 1977. Also includes interview with Harriet Kiddie who talks about the old days in Oak Creek, Colorado and the younger generation. Interviewed by Randall Teeuwen, July 18, 1977.

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Joe and Leah Tekavec oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH180-7
Scope and Contents

Residents of the Globeville neighborhood in Denver, Colo.

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Joe Clare oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH132-8
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Discusses being a farmer in Meeker (Colorado), animals, living naturally, and younger generation. Interviewed by Andrew Gulliford in Meeker, Colorado. Includes interview with Northwest Colorado Council of Governments economist of Rifle, Colorado.

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Joe Clare oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH132-9
Scope and Contents

Discusses farming, animals and living naturally. Interviewed by Andrew Gulliford, July 24, 1977. Also interviews with Goldeth Lytle and Dee Mobley who discuss life in Rifle, Colorado and attitudes toward aging. Interviewed by Andrew Gulliford, June 25, 1977.

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Joe Farnsworth oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH132-23
Scope and Contents

Discusses Farnwsorth opinion of retirement and growing old in Craig, Colorado. Interviewed by Randall Teeuwen, June 22, 1977.

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John A. Hendron oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH400
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Hendron's experiences: being an avid skier at Camp McCoy and deciding to join the ski troops; capabilities as a skier at Camp Hale; landing and experiences at Kiska Island, Alaska; "Collette Long Knives" named after Lt. Collette; unreported positions led to mass killings due to friendly fire; death of Lt. Funk; weather and environment on Kiska Island; writing a newspaper for the Ski Troops; making a delivery behind enemy...
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John A. Hill oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH284
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Hill's experiences about being drafted at 18 and basic training in a machine gun unit in Calif.; being assigned to the 10th Mountain Division and his first impressions of Camp Hale; unable to complete "D" series due to frostbite; being assigned as needed to different regiments, but fought with the 86th Infantry Regiment in Italy; impressions of being in the service.

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John Altrichter oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH-36
Scope and Contents

Altrichter discusses experiences as waiter and maitre d' at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Dates: 1979

John B. Clayton oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH207
Scope and Contents

Clayton talks about his being drafted, training, and Officer's Candidate School. He talks about his decision to join the 10th Mountain Division. He also discusses his childhood and working his way through art school at Washington University.

Dates: 1992

John B. Woodard oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH356
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Woodward's experiences: ski training at Mt. Rainier and his role as head of the ski school; experimentation with ski equipment and techniques; how skiing techniques were used at Camp Hale, Colo.; ski instruction films made by Otto Lang; experiences in Italy with an abandoned German tank; racing for the University of Washington after the war.

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John B. Woodward oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH242
Scope and Contents

Discusses some biographical information before he talks about the Army. He took ROTC at the University of Washington and entered the Army as a 2nd Lieutenant in 1940. He talks about giving some ski instruction, including cross-country, and about driving to Colorado to prepare for the influx of new recruits in the fall of 1941. During the bulk of the tape he talks about uniforms, boots, skis and tents. .

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John B. Woodward oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH307
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Williams' experiences: training with the 41st Division at Mt. Rainer; manufacture and design of ski clothing and equipment; volunteering for the 10th Mountain Division being formed at Camp Hale, Colo.; early types of skis used and how skiers were rated at Camp Hale; during Italian campaigns, none of the American ski equipment was sent over, so soldiers used Italian equipment; being in the ski equipment business after the...
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John C. Meier oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH228
Scope and Contents

Account of Meier's experiences flying recon missions in Italy during World War II. Meier gives brief accounts of specific missions that he flew with Lieutenant Luther Hall which included active fighting with air and ground forces.

Dates: 2001

John H. Caster oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH436
Scope and Contents

Collection contains two interviews recorded on two audiocassettes: 1. Provides information and personal observations about Caster's experiences with the 10th Mountain Division during World War II (January 11, 1993) -- 2. Contains comments about the Vail Ski Trooper statue project (May 23, 1995).

Dates: January 11, 1993; May 23, 1995

John H. Pierpont oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH233
Scope and Contents

Discusses Pierpont at Camp Hale in December of 1942. Recalls drills and practices in 20 degrees below zero weather. Went to Kiska in July of 1943. Served in Italy taking part in the assault on Mt. Belvedere. Talks about men being killed by minefields and grenades that Germans lobbed when they were pretending to surrender. Recalls partisans who killed Germans at night and his furlough in Rome. Concludes with post war information about the 10th Mountain Division Association.

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John H. Weaver Jr. oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH304
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Weaver's experiences: time at Camp Hale, Colo. and Italy; Task Force Duff and the approach to the Po River.

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John Imbrie oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH409
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Imbrie's experiences: basic training and joining the 10th Mountain Division at Camp Swift, Tex.; importance of mountain training at Riva Ridge; battles in Italy prior to the arrival of the 10th Mountain Division; Mt. Belvedere and Riva Ridge, Gen. Hays strategy and orders; German soldiers, artillery advantage, importance of artillery in warfare;' battles at Torraccia, Castel D'Aiano, della Spe; high casualties on Hill 913;...
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John Isaac Dwire oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH132-18
Scope and Contents

Discusses working in Marble (Colo.) quarry and life in Silt, Colorado. Interviewed by Andrew Gulliford, July 28, 1977.

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John L. Lawler and Jerome M. Seracuse oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH183-1
Scope and Contents

Lawler and Seracuse talk about their architectural education, the establishment of Seracuse Lawler and Partners, and Denver (Colo.) architecture.

Dates: 1984

John L. Lawler oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH183-2
Scope and Contents

Lawler talks about Terracentre, an office building in Denver, Colo., designed by Seracuse Lawler & Partners, Inc. Interview was part of radio program "In the Square" which aired on KVOD radio (Denver, Colo.)

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John P. Litchfield oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH396
Scope and Contents

The interview provides information and personal observations about Litchfield's experiences: as a member of the ski team and 1939 graduating class at Dartmouth College; working at Sun Valley before WW2; basic training at Camp Roberts, Calif.; training at Camp Hale, Colo. and the "D" series; relationship between enlisted men and officers; troop make-up in Italy; experiences with the development of the ski industry in Aspen after the war.

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John P. Litchfield oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH370
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Litchfield's experiences: (DVD1) background prior to joining the 10th Mountain Division; officer's training at Fort Benning; reasons for joining the 10th Mountain Division; beginning of Camp Hale; types of men at Camp Hale; uniqueness of Camp Hale and how training made the soldiers stronger; moratorium on publicity when the division arrived in Italy; move from Company Commander to liaison officer; role of liaison officer;...
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John Photos oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH132-45
Scope and Contents

Discusses coal mining, sheep raising, hunting and conflict between sheep raisers and cattlemen. Interviewed by Randall Teeuwen, July 2, 1977. Additional interview with Arthur and Pat Brannan discusses life in Maybell, Colorado; the effects of development; planning for retirement, history of Hat Ranch. Interview by Andrew Gulliford and Randall Teeuwen, July 4, 1977.

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John Santopietro oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH186-8
Scope and Contents

Santopietro talks about family, traditions, customs, the Lodge and social activities.

Dates: 1989

John W. Tripp oral history

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS OH393
Scope and Contents The interview provides information and personal observations about Tripp's experiences: being discharged from the Army Air Corps for poor eyesight; joining the 10th Mountain Division as a member of Company L of the 87th Infantry Regiment; being a Technical Sergeant in the mortar section; meeting his wife and the role of wives to enlisted men; from Camp Hale to Kiska Island and return to Camp Hale; skiing experience before and during his time at Camp Hale; travel to Italy; being wounded at...
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John William Bird oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH132-30
Scope and Contents

Reminiscences about life in Yampa, Colorado, discusses retirement and Social Security. Interviewed by Randall Teeuwen, July 2, 1977. Also includes interviews with Sally Haskins who discusses Maybell, Colorado; and Carol Green who describes her duties as a public health nurse and her impression of elderly patients' health problems. Both interviews conducted by Andrew Gulliford, July 6, 1977.

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John Zato oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH132-54
Scope and Contents

Discusses the Ku Klux Klan, retirement and aging in Craig, Colorado. Interviewed by Randall Teeuwen, June 23, 1977. Includes interview with Nellie Johnson of Craig, Colorado, on homesteading, severe blizzards, hobbies and those who have passed away. Interviewed by Randall Teeuwen, June 23, 1977.

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Joseph Emerson Smith lecture

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Identifier: C MSS OH94
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Smith discussing early Denver, Colo. history.

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Joseph F. Preiss oral history

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Identifier: C MSS OH91
Scope and Contents

Discusses working on the railroads and various incidences that occurred during the early 1920s.

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