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Walter "Spike" Arlt Video Interview

Spike Arlt talks about his life and early career as a high school athletics director before coming to Central. He then discusses being tenured faculty and a coach. The expantion of campus from a…

From  Maurice Blackson on October 18th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

President Introduction - All Faculty 1.14.2021

President Introductions - All Faculty New CWU President A. James Wohlpart introduces himself and answers questions. Thursday, January 14 1:45–2:45 PM (All Faculty Webinar)

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on January 14th, 2021 0 likes 112 plays 0  

Brief History of Track and Field at Central

Digital Exhibit created in Quartex software from Adam Mathews during a trial of the software.

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on January 14th, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Philip Kern Video Interview

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 November 21st, 2014 0 likes 17 plays 0  

The Ellensburg Story, part 2

This film was produced in 1952 by a naval veteran working on behalf of Mid-State Theaters. The film shows life in the towns where the theaters resided, with the "Ellensburg Story" featuring…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on November 21st, 2014 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Donald Cummings Audio Interview, part 1

Donald (Don) Cummings taught in the English department at Central Washington University, 1960-1996. In this interview, he discusses his background in Seattle at the University of Washington and his…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on June 13th, 2014 0 likes 4 plays 0  

John Ferro Audio Interview, part 1

John Ferro (b. 1919, son of Peter Ferro and Mary Grecco) discusses his family's origins in Switzerland and his father's work in the Roslyn coal mines beginning in the 1920s. He talks about…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on April 1st, 2014 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Chester (Chet) Taylor Audio Interview, part 4

Chester (Chet) Taylor (b. 1914 at Bristol Flats, Washington) talks about his family's work in cattle driving, homesteading, and logging. He talks about his grandfather, John Taylor, who married…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on April 1st, 2014 0 likes 3 plays 0  

David Spraw Audio Interview, part 2

David Spraw talks about Easton, Washington--and particularly about the local railroad and logging at Cabin Creek. He talks about mail delivery in Easton and how the railroads changed the town. He…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on April 1st, 2014 0 likes 2 plays 0  

John Ferro Audio Interview, part 4

John Ferro (b. 1919, son of Peter Ferro and Mary Grecco) discusses his family's origins in Switzerland and his father's work in the Roslyn coal mines beginning in the 1920s. He talks about…

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

David Spraw Audio Interview, part 4

David Spraw talks about Easton, Washington--and particularly about the local railroad and logging at Cabin Creek. He talks about mail delivery in Easton and how the railroads changed the town. He…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on April 1st, 2014 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Marion Maras Video Interview, 1998, part 2

Marion Maras discusses his Croatian and Slovak ancestry and growing up in Ronald, Washington. He discusses his father?s work in the Northwestern Improvement Company No. 3 Mine and Patrick?s Mine and…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on March 29th, 2014 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Leonard Boardman, Elmer Dalisky, and Rudy Zaputil Video Interview, part 7

Leonard Boardman, Elmer Dalisky, and Rudy Zaputil talk about working conditions in the coal mines at Roslyn, Cle Elum, and Ronald, Washington. They talk about the various tasks in the…

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

Albert "Brownie" Thomas Video Interview

Albert "Brownie" Thomas (March 10, 1911-March 1, 2002) began working in the coal mines around Roslyn, Washington, in 1926. He began by helping to lay track at Mine No. 7, then worked at the…

From  Jon (LDAP) Belford on March 29th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays 0