Ernest (Ernie) Breznikar Interview
Suncadia (Resort), Suncadia Fund for Community Enhancement
Ernest (Ernie) Breznikar describes his childhood, which he spent living near the No. 5 Mine in Cle Elum, Washington. Breznikar speaks about Slovenian family traditions, local recreation (bocce ball, skiing, picnics), life during Prohibition and the Great Depression, and his involvement with Bertello's Band, as well as his work for the Northwestern Improvement Company.
The cover image shows James Bertello's Band in 1923.
Breznikar, Ernest, "Ernest (Ernie) Breznikar Interview" (2002). Roslyn, Cle Elum, and Ronald Oral History Interviews. 12.
Oral history, Coal mining
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