Mesa County Oral History Project ➔ Medicine In Collbran

Oral History -- Audiocassette

Dr. Henry “H.H.” Zeigel and Eleanor Harris describe their experiences founding and operating the Plateau Valley Hospital in Collbran, Colorado.
Collbran Congregational Church; First Collbran Hospital, Mr. Isaaks Builder; Maternity "home"; Mrs. Daniels, Nurse; Tonsils; List Of Nurses; History Of Plateau Valley Hospital; X-ray Machine; Steam Sterilizer; Iv's; Blood Transfusions; Zeigel Addition; Delivery Room; Plateau Valley Doctors; Operating Room Light; Splints; Studebaker Car; Debeque; Telophone Delivery Stevenson, Alfrieda Elkins Mr. Elkins, Builder Miss Dewey, Teacher Walker, Walter Mr. Schweitzer, Manager Fair Store Mr. Moyer Mr. Tope Miss Taylor, Latin Teacher
Content Date:
1900 – 1976
Interview Date:
January 1 1976
Related collection
Mesa County Oral History Project The Mesa County Oral History Project began as a joint project of the Museums of Western Colorado and Mesa County Libraries (MCL) in 1975.

What IS Oral History?
An oral history is an audio or video recording of a person speaking about their personal, lived experience of historical events. 

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Related people
Dr. Henry H. Zeigel (narrator)
Eleanor Harris (narrator)
Related place
Collbran (references)