Document type: DU SCA Audio
Collection: Barry Matchett University Park Oral History Collection  
Title Oral History Interview with Royce Forsyth
Collection Title Barry Matchett University Park Oral History Collection, Oral History Tapes
Date Created 1986
Creator(s) Forsyth, Royce D. (Royce Delmar),--1927-2007
Description Royce D. Forsyth shares his memories about the University Park area of Denver, Colorado, talking about the construction of the Mary Reed Library at the University of Denver and the residential development in the neighborhood. Forsyth discusses the two solar powered homes that he built in University Park, providing details about the construction of the home, the materials that were used in the construction, and the energy savings from solar heating. He points out that the landscaping of his homes is also energy efficient, naming the native plants that use low amounts of water. He also talks about his religious faith, discussing how he became a Quaker and giving some details of the interior of a Quaker meeting house at the corner of E. Iliff Ave. and S. Columbine St.
Subject - Topic Alumni
Quaker converts
Solar houses
Community life
Manners and customs
Subject - Personal Name Forsyth, Royce D. (Royce Delmar),--1927-2007
Subject - Corporate Name University of Denver
Subject - Occupation Teachers
Subject - Genre Oral histories (Document genres)
Subject - Geographic University Park (Denver, Colo.)
Legacy ID ||udpl-upoh-ma-00017-forsyth-tl ||F784.D4U558 1986 no.17
Publisher University of Denver
Current ID M054.01.0001.00017
Place of publication Denver, Colorado
Language English
Type of Resource sound recording-nonmusical
Form Analog audio recordings
Extent 1 item, (sound tape cassette), 1 audiotape cassette, 28 minutes, 49 seconds,
Digital Origin Digitized other analog
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