Amanda Coltman and James Schuessler

Recorded December 20, 2019 Archived December 20, 2019 39:37 minutes
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Id: MBY019517


Amanda Coltman (30) interviews her father James Schuessler (57) about the historical events he's witnessed in his lifetime and their relationship.

Subject Log / Time Code

JS recalls seeing Vietnam war footage and newscast growing up.
JS discusses how he avoided enlisting in the service and encouraging his kids to do the same.
AC asks JS about the cool moments in his career in advertising.
JS discusses why he left his hometown.
JS asks AC what made her decide to go to college.
JS asks AC what her most vivid childhood memories are.
AC discusses her family.
JS discusses why he wanted his kids to see New York and Washington, D.C.
AC discusses a miracle in her life.


  • Amanda Coltman (b. 1989)
  • James Schuessler (b. 1961)

Recording Location

Yuma Art Center