Francis & Retta Vela

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[publisher not identified],
Pub. Date:
1990.
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English
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Describes the start of Telluride Mine in 1932. Francis was County Assessor for 14 years until 1971. Talks about running the bowling alley until closing of mines in 1954. Retta worked at the Nugget Theater and Sheridan Opera House. Speaks of Big Billie and ending of the 'red light district'. Memories of gambling houses and saloons. Other topics include Blue Lake; Commonweal Club; prohibition; Joe Zoline's arrival to Telluride and beginning of ski area.
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Grouping Titlefrancis retta vela
Grouping Authorinterviewed by davine pera
Grouping Categorybook
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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
title_displayFrancis & Retta Vela
title_fullFrancis & Retta Vela [sound recording] / interviewed by Davine Pera
title_shortFrancis & Retta Vela
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Oral history
Social life and customs