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Nicholas siblings

Nicholas siblings

Julie Nichols Goodro, Clark Nichols, and Jeanette Hansen Nichols

Julie Nichols Goodro and her brother, Gary Nichols spent considerable time visiting their grandparent’s house on Kensington Ave from 1953 – 1971.  Gary’s wife, Jeanette Hansen Nichols, also grew up in the area during that time frame.  

Audio Interview

Here is an interview with Julie, Gary and Jeanette recollecting their time in the neighborhood.  The soundtracks are followed by photos.

The interviews and related files are shared with the written consent of the interviewee under the terms of a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.  (Note: Index times are approximate. Variations in browsers and operating systems may cause some timing discrepancies. Please use the audio player controls to fine tune the section you’re interested in.)

Interview 1 (12/28/2015, duration 36:02)


Nichols Cannon grandparents’ home | 1647 Kensington Ave
Julie Nichols | June 1961, age 11
Gary Nichols | Dec. 1960, age 9
Nichols family Christmas, 1961 | (L to R) Allan, Julie, Elaine, Tina, Kirk, Gary, Lynn
Uintah School | West main entrance
Auditorium where Julie’s kindergarten class met
East side kindergarten entrance
Curtis School west entrance
Curtis School north side and dedication program
Original Clayton Middle School
Entrance to grassy open space west of Clayton Middle School
Large open area south side slope of Clayton Middle School
Wasatch Ward Chapel (1455 Emerson) | South facing exterior
Julie Nichols wedding invitation
Staircase inside main entrance of Wasatch Ward Chapel
Cultural hall where reception was held
State penitentiary guard tower, NE corner | now Sugarhouse Park (2100S 1600E)
Gully rope swing over Emigration Creek
Gully Emigration Creek undercut banks east of Grandma’s house
Gully footpath near crick looking north towards Colonial Hills Ward
Winter view of north meadow before Colonial Hills Ward
Summer view of north meadow before Colonial Hills Ward

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