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Mining town memories--Colorado and Mexico : oral history transcript / and related material, 1967.
BANC MSS 69/3 pm; Phonotape 301 B; Phonotape 301 B
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Title:

Mining town memories--Colorado and Mexico : oral history transcript: and related material, 1967

Creator/Contributor:

Richards, Bessie Launder., 1885-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Erskine, Mel, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Childhood in Colorado mining towns of St. Elmo and Buena Vista; marriage to mining engineer; life at the Pinguico and La Luz silver mines near Guanajuato (1908-1911) at Monterrey (1923-1928) and at Sombrerete, 1929; experiences during revolutions and with Mexican bandits. Photographs inserted.

Date:

1967 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-co -- n-mx---
Mineral industries -- Colorado
Mineral industries -- Mexico
Women -- Colorado
Women -- Mexico
Mexico -- Description and travel
United States -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Bessie Launder Richards ; tape recorded interview conducted by Mel Erskine in 1967. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, Calif., 1967 :
Phonotape also available.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Also available online.
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
[16], 115 leaves ; 28 cm. + related materials.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1h67
BANC MSS 69/3 pm
Phonotape 301 B
Phonotape 301 B

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Copyright by The Regents of the University of California. This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1h67