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Document Details


Title: Martin W. Drake
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Old Colorado City Historical Society. History Center
Collection: Old Colorado City Oral History
Series: Item 2 of Series Martin W. Drake
Description: Ramona. Martin W. Drake talks about the establishment of the town of Ramona in 1913 by saloon owners as a result of Colorado City residents voting to go "dry" on April 4, 1911. Kevin Shields interviewed Mr. Drake on September 14, 1977. (1 1/2 minutes)
Original Language: English
Audio: [Audio available]
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1977 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Drake, Martin W., 1899- (2)
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1899
Speaker place of birth: Colorado City, CO; Colorado; United States; North America
Age at speaking: 78
Document date: 14-Sep-1977
Interviewer: Shields, Kevin
Locations discussed: Colorado; Colorado City, CO; North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Alcohol; Alcoholic beverages; Bars (Drinking establishments)--Colorado; Colorado; Colorado City, CO; Liquor laws--United States; North America; Oral history; Temperance--United States; United States
Topics discussed - Other terms: Ramona, CO
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0025226-27069