Great Depression with Donald DeCessna

My grandfather and I discussed the cause and effects the of the Stock market crash in 1929.

Growing up in the Depression Era

Kenny Shold grew up in Port Townsend, Washington and talks about his life growing up, trapping then moving to Seattle to attend school at University of Washington just to be shipped off to war in 1941.

Julia Smith – Great Depression and WWII

Julia smith describes growing up as a kid in the Great Depression and her experiences in World War 2

Living History Project-Anna Musich

Tema Bolnick talked about and shared her personal stories from the Great Depression.

Warren McCulloch Interview Chris Adams (UNT History 2685) March 17, 2019.

An interview with my grandpa about his experience growing up in the Great Depression and his Marine service during World War II.

Clorita on World War 2 and the Great Depression

I sit down with 101-year-old Clorita and talk about her experiences with the Great Depression and World War 2.

You’re a good person?

“I do attempt to be a good person 24-7.” In this interview, recorded on January 2nd, 2019, Piers Pozil (14) interviewed Johnny Simpson (75) in Aspen, Colorado, and asked him how his past experiences shaped him to make him who...

Bopie

Beginning of a chat with my Grabdmother (Bopie)

Change is the nature of things

Talking about life during the depression and what it was like during world war 2

Heritage with great Aunt C

Talking about family heritage and history with our Great Aunt Celia O’Malley. Our Aunt Celia was 98 years young at the time of the interview. She passed away on December 4, 2018.

Great Grandma

I interviewed my great grandma for a school project

Maria Interviews Her Great, Great Aunts

I interview my great, great aunts, Ernestine DiLaureto and Henrietta Gardocki. They were born in the 1910’s and the 1920’s. We discuss their childhood, events that occurred in their lifetimes, and social norms of their time period.

Grandma

My name is Bode (16) and I conducted an interview with my great grandmother Joyce (87). We talked about many things including her childhood up until she became a parent. She talked about her life growing up on the farm

World History Oral Project

I learned about my grandmas past life, her values, and the things in life she still remembers. It was great to talk with someone with so much experience in life and has been through so much to give me all...

Caroline Whitcomb talks with her grandmother, Connie Gilmer

In this interview, conducted in November 2017 in Birmingham, Alabama, Caroline Whitcomb (17) interviews her grandmother Connie Gilmer about growing up in Birmingham. Connie shares her stories on living through the civil rights movement and the Vietnam War. She also...