Mesa County Oral History Project ➔ Wayne Aspinall Oral History

Oral History -- Audiocassette

Wayne Aspinall describes his boyhood in Palisade, Colorado, his education at Mt. Lincoln School and the University of Denver, and his career as a schoolteacher, fruit farmer, lawyer, and U.S. Congressman.

West Colo Democrat Congressman, Immigrant Car, Prohibition, Taylor Grazing Act, WWI
Content Date:
1910 – 1978
Interview Date:
January 10 1978
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. 

The Oral History Project collected...
Related people
Wayne Aspinall [1896 - 1983] (narrator)
Alfred Look [1893-1992] (interviewer)