Nonie and Hayden

I talked with my grandmother for my interview. In this interview, I asked her to tell me some stories of my mom and her three brothers growing up in Los Angeles, CA. My grandmother then told me many stories of...

The Great Thanksgiving Listen – Mom

Lily’s mom tells her about growing up in Troutman and some stories of when Lily and her brother were born. She also tells her about her great-grandparents, Evelyn and Eugene Reid and Alva and Marie Ramsey.

Interview with my mom

I interviewed my mom and asked her a couple of questions over this thanksgiving break. She grew up in Medina, Ohio and still lives here. She likes listening to christmas music and a lot of other things.

A Christmas Corps

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.

My Mom’s Christmas Memories after the Death of Her Sister

my mom has Parkinson’s and these are her memories of Christmas’ after the death of her sister.

Interview with THE JEAN PAYNE -Brock Payne #GREATLISTEN2019 #VHRebelEdge

We talked about her life and some of the things that she experienced during her life that influenced our country’s history and some questions about her.

Grandma Mona, Minneapolis, MN – Xmas Eve 2019

Grandma Mona is the matriarch of the Johnson/ Sulzbach family. I just married into the family & don’t have any living grandparents so capturing those interview was so valuable to me.

Marion Hoyt (Grandma 82 yr) and Dan Higgins (Grandson 32 yr) in Grand Central Terminal, 2007 near Christmas.

Marion talks about her life, especially her younger years. A special story about Christmas, stories she would tell me as a kid (about her grandma). Her experiences as a home away from home for West Point Cadets. Grandma was the...

Common Ground Tacony Oral History Project: Cyril Van Landingham

Originally from Connecticut Cyril moved to Philadelphia to live with his Grandparents after the loss of both of his parents. Cyril and I talk about his day job working in the school system, how he went to Fisk University and...

A Plane, Christmas, and 20 Drunk Colonels

My grandfather served in the Vietnam War, and in 1965 he headed home for Christmas on leave. It did not go well.

Food Elder Interview

For this interview, I talked to my mom about dumplings. We discuss how they are made, where she learned the recipe, memories associated with learning the recipe, and more.

Christmas in Mexico

In this interview, we talked about Christmas in Mexico and traditions regarding it.