Oral History Interview with Walt Wendelin, 1986
Walt Wendelin relates general information about the University Park area of Denver, Colorado, including transportation systems, businesses, churches and schools in the neighborhood. Wendelin also discusses the fact that the homes on his block were built in 1950 for servicemen returning from World War II, and he gives details on the prices and loan terms of these homes.
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Biographical / Historical
Walter H. Wendelin (1908-1994) grew up in the Sloans Lake area of Denver, Colorado and moved to the University Park area of Denver in 1950. He managed buildings owned by the University of Denver in downtown Denver.
1 items (1 audiotape cassette) ; 9 minutes, 14 seconds
Scope and Contents
From the Series: The series consists of 50 oral histories collected by Barry Matchett during 1986. The interviewees were all persons who lived in the University Park neighborhood, and concerned their memories of growing up and living in the neighborhood over a number of years.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Barry Matchett, 1986
Title supplied by cataloger. Interview conducted at 3895 E. Wesley Ave., Denver, Colorado, 1986. Participants: Robert Hickman, Boy Scouts of America, Troop 5, Denver, Colorado ; Walt Wendelin.