Elbert Short

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[publisher not identified],
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1991.
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English
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Parents arrived in Placerville in 1901. Father owned blacksmith shop until they moved to Sawpit where he began building wagons. His father also owned blacksmith shop at New Mire located near Vanaduim Mill. Later his family bought a store and boarding house in Sawpit. Talks about life at New Mire and mining vanadium. Mentions placer mining in Sawpit. Elbert attended school in Sawpit until his family sold the store, boardinghouse and blacksmith shop and moved to Redvale. Returned to Vanaduim in 1940's and worked maintaining equipment at Fall Creek Mine. Other topics include Woods brothers; Woods Lake; Cottage Hotel; Madam Curie; uranium mining; train system in Placerville.
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Grouping Authorinterviewed by linda luther
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subject_facetAnecdotes
Biographies
Frontier and pioneer life -- San Juan Mountains (Colo. and N.M.) -- Anecdotes
Oral history -- Sound recordings
Oral history collection
Sound recordings
Telluride (Colo.) -- Biography -- Anecdotes
Telluride (Colo.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Anecdotes
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Oral history
Social life and customs