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Articles with keyword "oral history"

The MacArthur Theater

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Memories of a Neighborhood Movie Theater, from When There Was Such a Thing

Oral histories mark the role of the neighborhood movie house

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In Their Own Words

From recessions to computers, changes upend the steel belt near Detroit.

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Tin Lizzies to T-Birds

Technology encounters the humanities in a website examining the automobile industry.

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Word of Mouth

Oral histories are onstage in Ohio.

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Stories Behind the Documents

Michael Gillette is preserving the past in Texas.

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Mississippi's Barbara Carpenter

Barbara Carpenter collects oral histories that show Mississippi's diverse ethnic heritage.

Image of Ralph Lewin

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California's Ralph Lewin

From fast times at Clairemont High to the California Humanities, Ralph Lewin has always been fascinated with stories.

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North Carolina’s Shelley Crisp

Poet Shelley Crisp brings her passion for place to North Carolina.

Image of family in Shawnee, Kansas.

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A Common Story

Kansans tell their diverse stories.

Gale Peterson, Director of the Ohio Humanities Council

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Ohio’s Gale Peterson

Gale Peterson’s plan to teach high school history had one fatal flaw. Not his B.S. in History and Government from Iowa State University.