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Boscoe, Samuel A., 1905-1991


Family history recitation (Interviewee's father: Jacob Boscoe, formerly Jacob Boscowitz, founder of Star Bread Co. in Denver, later taken over by interviewee and his brother)

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Oral History Interview with Sam Boscoe, 1978 April 2-16

Identifier: B098.01.0001.00022
Overview Sam Boscoe recalls growing up as a young boy on West Colfax Street on Denver, Colorado's west side. He details his family's early ventures into the bakery business and the establishment of Star Bread Co., previously Star Bakery. He also discusses his time in the U.S. Army during World War II, and describes his memories of the 1913 Denver snowstorm and the 100-year flood of 1965. Sam Boscoe was born in Denver in 1905. His father was Jacob Boscoe (European name was Boscowitz), the founder of Star...
Dates: 1978 April 2-16