Dale Claes and Constance Claes

Recorded February 14, 2020 Archived February 14, 2020 38:52 minutes
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Spouses Dale Claes (75) and Constance Claes (75) share brief histories of their family backgrounds, recount the details of how they began dating while working at Yosemite National Park, and the summer they spent together in Washington, D.C.

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DC shares his family background from a document he had typed up.
CC reads about her family background and how they came to Fresno, CA.
CC recalls meeting DC while working together at Yosemite National Park.
DC talks about walking to Yosemite Falls with CC.
CC talks about her experience as a camp counselor for Friendship House in Washington D.C., remembering how DC came to visit her.
DC remembers his journey from Yosemite to Washington, D.C.
DC shares memories from asking CC to marry him.
DC talks about his and CC's wedding in Yosemite.


  • Dale Claes (b. 1944)
  • Constance Claes (b. 1945)

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