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Eva Bell Video Interview

Eva Bell (b. August 22, 1921) talks about her family's background in Roslyn, Washington. She explains how her father took ownership of Marko's Tavern in Roslyn. She shows a stringed…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on March 31st, 2014 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Frieda Akerman Audio Interview, part 2

Frieda Akerman speaks about women's roles, recreation, and family in Cle Elum, Washington, before and after the Great Depression.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 20th, 2014 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Frieda Akerman Audio Interview, part 1

Frieda Akerman speaks about women's roles, recreation, and family in Cle Elum, Washington, before and after the Great Depression.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 20th, 2014 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Mary Ainardi Disc 3, Part 1

Mary Ainardi audio recorded 3-26-2004. Life in Central Washington in the 1920's.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 20th, 2014 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Joseph (Joe) and Clara Venera Audio Interview, part 2

Joseph (Joe) and Clara Venera discuss their Italian ancestry and how they settled in Cle Elum, Washington. They talk about life at their Bar 42 farm. Other topics covered in the interview include:…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Mary Chiado Audio Interview, part 2

Mary Chiado speaks about her family's Italian roots and Italian traditions in Cle Elum, Washington, including lodges, sports (bocce ball), wine-making, cheese-making, mushrooming, home remedies,…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

George and Mary Favero Audio Interview, part 4

George (b. October 9, 1920) and Mary Favero (b. February 1920) talk about their Italian roots and immigration to Roslyn, Washington, in the early 1900s. They describe ethnic traditions like…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Ernest (Ernie) Breznikar Audio Interview, part 1

>Ernest (Ernie) Breznikar describes his childhood, which he spent living near the No. 5 Mine in Cle Elum, Washington. Breznikar speaks about Slovenian family traditions, local recreation (bocce…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Conrad Bianchetto Audio Interview, part 2

Conrad Bianchetto discusses the lifestyle and traditions of Italian immigrants in Roslyn and Cle Elum, Washington, in the early twentieth century. He describes wine-making, Italian lodges, and more.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Ethel Craven Audio Interview, part 1

Ethel Florence Craven (1906-1993) was born into one of the African American families who were recruited to break a coal mining strike in Roslyn, Washington, in 1888. Craven married a coal miner,…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 61 plays 0  

Stella Walsh Audio Interview, 1983, part 4

Stella Walsh discusses her family?s background in homesteading and running the Walsh sawmill in the Teanaway River Valley, Washington, until 1908, when they moved the mill to Lake Cle Elum. Walsh…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 2 plays 0  

John Venera Audio Interview, part 1

John Vernera (b. 1916 in Roslyn, Washington) speaks about his father, Battista Venera, and his immigration from Italy to Roslyn, circa 1909. Venera's father entered the dairy business in 1918…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Theodore (Ted) Rooks Audio Interview, part 16

Theodore (Ted) Rooks (b. 1903 in South Cle Elum, Washington) talks about his childhood and education at Hazelwood School. He talks about working in logging camps and about the impact of the…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 18th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Robert (Bob) Roseburg Audio Interview, part 1

Robert (Bob) Roseburg (b. 1922) talks about his Swedish heritage, his parents and their immigration to the United States, and life in the Cle Elum, Washington, area. He describes his farm at Peoh…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 18th, 2014 0 likes 7 plays 0  

John (Jack) and Ester Simpson Audio Interview, part 1

John (Jack) and Ester Simpson talk about the Archibald and Simpson family histories in Bow Hill, Scotland, where some mined. Jack and Ester explain how the Archibalds and Simpsons immigrated to Cle…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 18th, 2014 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Theodore (Ted) Rooks Audio Interview, part 2

Theodore (Ted) Rooks (b. 1903 in South Cle Elum, Washington) talks about his childhood and education at Hazelwood School. He talks about working in logging camps and about the impact of the…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 18th, 2014 0 likes 2 plays 0