Windsor project oral histories

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Windsor project oral histories
Dates: 1979
Collection Number: Consult repository.
Creator/Collector: Windsor Junior High School -- Windsor (Calif.)
Extent: 1 box
Repository: Sonoma State University Library
Rohnert Park, California 94928
Abstract: Research materials of the 1979 Windsor Junior High School project to gather oral histories of longtime Windsor residents. Includes fifty cassette tapes, most of which are transcribed.
Language of Material: English


Collection is open for research by appointment.

Publication Rights

The library can only claim physical ownership of the collection. Users are responsible for satisfying any claimants of literary property.

Preferred Citation

Windsor project oral histories. Sonoma State University Library

Biography/Administrative History

The 1979 class at Windsor Junior High School, located in Windsor, California took on a project to gather local oral histories. Residents of the community were interviewed and tape recorded. Many of these interviews were transcribed and included in a booklet titled: Windsor Project: Past & Present.

Scope and Content of Collection

Includes 50 oral histories on 37 cassette tapes, most of which are transcribed. Contents: Stanley Arata -- Ethel Kerr Brooks -- Kenneth Brooks -- Lulu Butcher -- Floyd and Marie Coakley -- Don DuVander -- Irene DuVander -- Lee Dysart -- Walter Eagan -- Jerry Fletcher -- George and Isabel Greeott -- Mildred Grove -- Edward Knecht -- Anna Leslie -- Vivian Keziah McDonald – Caroline Grannon and Karl Olsen -- Josephine Relach -- Emily Reiman and Gwen and Ben Ebersole-- Robert Remolif -- Dorothy Rix -- Chester and Edna Robbins -- Chet Robbins -- George and Betty Silk -- George Silva -- Jack and Maude Stritzel -- Frank Werner.

Indexing Terms

Windsor (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century.
Oral histories.
Arata, Stanley.
Brooks, Ethel Kerr.
Brooks, Kenneth.
Butcher, Lulu.
Coakley, Floyd.
Coakley, Marie.
DuVander, Don.
DuVander, Irene.
Dysart, Lee.
Eagan, Walter.
Ebersole, Ben.
Ebersole, Gwen.
Fletcher, Jerry.
Grannon, Caroline.
Greeott, George.
Greeott, Isabel.
Grove, Mildred.
Knecht, Edward.
Leslie, Anna.
McDonald, Vivian Keziah.
Olsen, Karl.
Reiman, Emily.
Remolif, Robert.
Rix, Dorothy.
Robbins, Chester.
Robbins, Edna.
Robbins, Chet.
Silk, George.
Silk, Betty.
Silva, George.
Stritzel, Jack.
Stritzel, Maude.
Werner, Frank
Beedie, William.
Betchart, Charles.
Bigham, Bill.
Bikelhaupt, Dorothy Hoffman.
Brooks, Alice.
Corley, James, Rev.
Friis, Lura.
Hickman, Hazel.
Kleven, Warren.
Liewald, Elfriede.
Liewald, Horst.
Rebich, Josephine.
Rich, Edwin.
Rich, Sonoma.
Taylor, Edna.
Windsor (Calif.)

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