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Ansel Taylor Audio Interview, part 15

Ansel Taylor describes his career in logging at the beginning of the twentieth century. He speaks about river drives and Indian-white relations in the Swauk region of Washington state. He talks about…

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

Ansel Taylor Audio Interview, part 14

Ansel Taylor describes his career in logging at the beginning of the twentieth century. He speaks about river drives and Indian-white relations in the Swauk region of Washington state. He talks about…

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

Adolph Elsner Audio Interview, part 6

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 1 plays 0  

Harry Forbes Audio Interview, part 8

Harry Forbes (b. 1885) describes his childhood, including time spent in Easton, Cle Elum, and Ellensburg, Washington, in the 1890s. He talks about homesteading in Ellensburg and irrigation along…

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

Jack Ness Audio Interview, part 3

Jack Ness talks about his Scottish roots and his experiences in logging beginning circa 1907. Ness worked in log mills and camps around Post Falls, Idaho, before transitioning to Casland and Liberty,…

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