DU Special Collections

Oral History Interview with Mert Williams

Title:
Oral History Interview with Mert Williams
Creator:
None specified
Date:
2006-09-18
Type:
Sound Recording, Sound Recording
Description:
Oral history interview with Mert Williams. Mert speaks of his parents Mr. and Mrs. E.M. Williams coming here from Kansas in a covered wagon in 1902 with their 4 sons, homesteading, owning a brickyard [one of the bricks being used at the College were made in the brickyard], family working for the Calkins farm, hauling freight, working on the Madison Orchards, delivering the Denver Post, Santa Claus, Westminster Grange Hall, Community Church, streets, City ordinances, water, early recreation on Gregory Hill, Trolley to College.