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Diversability Day at CWU

Diversability Day celebrates the launch of the new Accessibility Studies Program and also to showcase efforts at CWU to remove barriers to full participation by people with disabilities.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on May 17th, 2017 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Dorothy Sheldon Audio Interview, part 1

Dorothy Sheldon served in the education department at Central Washington University between 1967 and 1987. She speaks about her time at the university, including her work with the Women's Center.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on July 16th, 2014 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Philip Kern Audio Interview, part 2

Philip Kern speaks about his time as a student at Central Washington College of Education (later Central Washington University), 1942-1943.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on July 1st, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Ole Jordin Audio Interview, part 14

Ole Jordin talks about his family's roots in Ellensburg, Washington. He describes the Benson hanging, skirmishes with Native Americans, threshing, water disputes, law and order, a saloon…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on March 26th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Ole Jordin Audio Interview, part 33

Ole Jordin talks about his family's roots in Ellensburg, Washington. He describes the Benson hanging, skirmishes with Native Americans, threshing, water disputes, law and order, a saloon…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on March 26th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Adolph Elsner Audio Interview, part 1

Adolph Elsner (b. 1896) describes how his father immigrated from Germany to Roslyn, Washington, in 1886. He describes his father's work at the Roslyn coal mines and involvement in the Washington…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Tauno Hill Audio Interview, part 2

Tauno Hill talks about his Finnish roots and parents, Anton Hill and Valva Perkinen Hill. He talks about how the family immigrated to Cle Elum, Washington, and his childhood, including chores,…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Stella Walsh Audio Interview, 1983, part 3

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  

George and Mary Favero Audio Interview, part 3

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 2 plays 0  

James (Jim) Larrigan Audio Interview, part 3

James (Jim) Larrigan talks about his parents, James (Jim) Larrigan, Sr., and Janette Hogan. He talks about his Canadian, Scottish, and Irish roots, and describes his childhood in the Ronald,…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 18th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Helen Rushton Audio Interview, part 2

Helen (Valesco) Rushton (b. December 4, 1914) talks about her life in Cle Elum and Roslyn, Washington. While looking at historic photographs, she describes the geography of Cle Elum and Roslyn,…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 18th, 2014 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Louie Meaghers Audio Interview, part 3

Louie Meaghers (b. 1893 in Ellensburg, Washington) discusses his father?s history and move in 1872 from Seattle to Ellensburg, where he acquired a meat market. Louie discusses growing up and working…

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