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Haines, Charles H., 1914-1988


Charles H. (Chuck) Haines (1914-1988) moved to the University Park area of Denver, Colorado with his parents when he was four years old, taking up residence in the former home of Herbert Alonzo Howe, a professor of astronomy and a dean at the University of Denver. Dorothy F. Haines moved to the neighborhood after marrying Charles Haines. Both of their mothers attended the University of Denver, where they were sorority sisters. Charles Haines was a member of Boy Scout Troop 5, Denver, Colorado, from 1925 to 1932 or 1933. Their children and grandchildren attended school in the neighborhood.

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Oral History Interview with Chuck and Dorothy Haines, 1986

Identifier: M054.01.0001.00022
Overview Chuck and Dorothy Haines discuss details about the University Park area of Denver, Colorado and the changes that have taken place since they moved to the neighborhood. They talk about the local schools, passenger and freight train service in the area, and local businesses including the pharmacy and the Piggly Wiggly grocery store. They discuss the relationship between the neighborhood and the University of Denver, highlighting the friction between the two groups in the past. Chuck Haines also...
Dates: 1986