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George Wardell Interview, Tape 1 Side 2
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TitleGeorge Wardell Interview, Tape 1 Side 2
NameWardell, George
SubjectEverett Massacre
Sawmills
Labor unions
Baseball
Circuses & shows
Bars
Theaters
Lumber Industry
DescriptionGeorge Wardell was a longtime Everett resident. His experiences in logging camps and mills prior to 1920 form the main area of discussion, with considerable anecdotal material concerning conditions and men who ran the area's lumber industry.
Notes1-10m: William Butler and wife; Sherriff McRae song; Everett Massacre, IWW songs and organizing; sabotage; sawmill accidents, dangers; 10-25m: grocery business, good times and bad; Depression; 25-35m: Prohibition, bootlegging & moonshining; Everett in 1910 described; 35-45m: baseball, boxing (Wildcat Carter); circuses, saloons and theaters; logging camps; high rock camp.
InterviewerDavid Dilgard and Margaret Riddle
Date1975-02-04
Size15.7 MB
Length46 minutes
Birthdate1895-02-24
Death Date1983-01-13
Place of BirthMarion, Wash.
Place of DeathEverett, WA
Languageen
FormatMP3
RepositoryEverett Public Library
RightsEverett Public Library
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