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Articles with keyword "oral history"

Masked participant at Fasnacht in Helvetia, West Virginia


Helvetia, a Traditional Swiss Village in the Hills of West Virginia

In West Virginia, a village celebrates its Swiss roots.

Gene Feher’s cap.


Speaking About Vietnam

Maryland high school students interview local Vietnam War veterans.

The MacArthur Theater


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

Oral histories mark the role of the neighborhood movie house


In Their Own Words

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


Tin Lizzies to T-Birds

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


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.