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Interview with Morris Jenkins of Cle Elum

Morris Jenkins is interviewed in his home by Dan Chasen on February 12th, 1992. Three Beta tapes digitized and compiled into one file here. Biographical Note:Morris Byron Jenkins was born on a ranch…

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Berenice Medina

Berenice Medina, CWU Transfer student.

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High Mountain Valley Local Authors Collection Talk by R. Denner 10.8.2019 shot by L. Kerschner

Jampa Dorje, also known as Richard Denner, is Ellensburg’s resident Tibetan Buddhist monk. He is an artist, painter, writer, and poet. This reception celebrates the collection of works by local…

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Wenas Creek Mammoth Project

The Wenas Creek Mammoth Project is a CWU scientific investigation of mammoth bones found on private land in the Wenas Creek Valley near Selah, Washington.

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Dean Nicholson Video Interview, part 1

Dean Nicholson coached in the athletics department at Central Washington University, 1964-1990.

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The Kittitas

This promotional film tells the story of the founding and growth of Ellensburg, Washington, in the 19th and 20th centuries.

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McNeil Canyon Road or Bunker Road

H. Glenn Hogue served as an instructor in the art department at Central Washington College of Education (predecessor to Central Washington University), 1927-1959. Here he recalls his childhood in…

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Entering the Promised Land

Bruce Leroy speaks about first contact between Native Americans and white settlers in central Washington state. He describes linguistic and cultural differences between the two groups.

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Ellensburg Rodeo Parade

This video includes footage of the opening parade at the Ellensburg Rodeo, 1999. Commentary and interviews included.

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Robert Wieking Audio Interview

Robert (Bob) Wieking served in the Industrial and Engineering Technology program at Central Washington University until the 2000s.

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James Hawkins Audio Interview, part 2

James Hawkins taught in the theatre arts program at Central Washington University, 1970-2002.

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Donald Cummings Audio Interview, part 2

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…

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Ole Jordin Audio Interview, part 8

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…

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Ole Jordin Audio Interview, part 4

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…

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Morris Jenkins Audio Interview, 2003, part 3

Morris Jenkins (1908-2006) was one of nine children born to Byron and Mary Jenkins in Lucille, Idaho. Following a family tragedy, he was raised in foster care and received his education at Sandpoint,…

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Harry Forbes Audio Interview, part 4

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…

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