Date Range Clear
Recorded by Clear
- English 5
Today was Mother’s Day and I got to know my mom so much more as she talked about her childhood. I learned a lot through this interview and loved all the answers and stories that came with it 🙂
I interview my mom on her childhood. We talk about how it was like living in Ohio, Jordan and Michigan etc.
We discussed Braxton’s childhood, cultural identity, schooling, and process of deciding what he would do with his life.
In this interview we explore my families history with my mother who grew up in Santa Ana in the seventies. She shares details into our family’s past some of the jobs that they did and how she a mexican woman...
Talking with Doris (93 years old) about memories from the 1930s and 1940s including what Christmas was like in her home when she was little, her childhood home, her first job in a radio crystal factory during WWII, and a...
Religious holidays, 3 young historians talk about changing ideas of catholic holidays
My grandfather served in the Vietnam War, and in 1965 he headed home for Christmas on leave. It did not go well.
My Oma, Trudy Chambers, and I, Keely Chambers, reflect on my Oma’s childhood in Germany as we sit together in San Diego. As a fifteen year old in California growing up in 2018 I am curious about how my Oma...
Interview with my 93 year old father. His Christmas at 10 years old.
“A South Carolina Christmas” recounts the memories of my Mother, Edna Beck Sitler, as she recalls the rituals of celebrating Christmas in her small South Carolina community, Stiefeltown, still in the depths of The Great Depression. Professionally recorded before her...
Dad reading The Night Before Christmas
I sat down on Christmas day and interviewed my 85-year-old grandmother on my father’s side and learned about her family growing up, her childhood, how she met Pop-Pop (who passed away when I was 2), and also learned about my...
Cousins Mary and Hayden Evans interview their grandmother Patsy while at their family Christmas party. Patsy offers charming tales and pragmatic life advice in her signature style.
Helen had surgery and refused to leave the hospital before Christmas. Here the story of the Christmas candelabra received in 1964.
We visited Grandma for Christmas in 2018 and talked about her growing up in Argentina. She told us about her Christmas traditions and the Dia de Los Reyes. She also talks about her frog collection.
We talked about the life of my father and his journey from childhood into adulthood. We discussed his ups and downs throughout his life, and touched on the people that helped shape him.
Yo y mi Mamá hablamos sobre tradiciones en nuestra familia cuando llegan las festividades
Linda lemon gives an account of horrible harassment from a mall Santa recently. Thoughts and prayers to her, donate to her go fund me!
Me and ms.santi talked about how she felt for the elections. Also about the loves of her life.
My mom and I talked about where she grew up in the Philippines, the schooling she received there and family traditions that she remembered. We also talked about her experience coming to America.