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Ansel Taylor Audio Interview, part 1

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 11 plays 0  

Clara Ferra Video Interview, part 1

Clara Ferra talks about her immigrant roots, noting that her ancestors--the Hunters--arrived in Roslyn, Washington, by 1919. She describes her father's work in the No. 5 Mine and her…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on March 29th, 2014 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Kate Glondo Video Interview, part 1

Kate Glondo (b. 1911 to Francis Mynavich Maritich) talks about her family's Croatian roots and immigration to Roslyn, Washington. She talks about gardening, wine-making, lodges, burial customs,…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on March 29th, 2014 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Ann Marusa Video Interview, part 3

Ann Marusa (b. Oct. 13, 1914, in Margecany, Czechoslovakia) came to America in 1921 and lived in Roslyn, Washington. She talks about her step-father, Frank Foto, and his work as fire boss and unit…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on March 29th, 2014 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Ethel Craven Audio Interview, part 3

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 11 plays 0  

Anne Bruketta Audio Interview, part 3

Anne Bruketta (b. March 24, 1914) discusses her family's immigration from Ukraine/Russia to Roslyn, Washington, via South America and San Francisco. She speaks about working conditions in the…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Stella Walsh Audio Interview, 1983, part 14

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 1 plays 0  

John Venera Audio Interview, part 5

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 1 plays 0  

Nina Kanyer Audio Interview, part 1

Nina Kanyer talks about immigrating with her family from Italy to Roslyn, Washington. She talks about cultural traditions, holidays, lodges, recreation, and coal mining in Roslyn

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 10 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  

Marko Briski Audio Interview, part 3

Marko Briski (b. 1893) describes his family's immigration from Yugoslavia to Ronald, Washington, in 1915. He describes cultural customs, religion, school, farming, logging, musical traditions,…

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

Olga Gregorich Audio Interview, part 5

Olga Gregorich (b. June 1905) talks about immigrating from Austria to Ronald, Washington. She talks about home remedies, gardening, holidays, recipes, music, mushrooming, religious traditions, the…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Gus Jaderlund Audio Interview, part 1

Gus Jaderlund talks about immigrating from Mexico to Roslyn, Washington, circa 1902. He explains how he began working in the mines at 17 years of age, circa 1916. He describes a typical work day in…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Nina Kanyer Audio Interview, part 3

Nina Kanyer talks about immigrating with her family from Italy to Roslyn, Washington. She talks about cultural traditions, holidays, lodges, recreation, and coal mining in Roslyn

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on February 19th, 2014 0 likes 7 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