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We talked about his experience in the Military. Also, about how he was a cook his second year.
In this discussion between a mother and daughter, Christina and Elizabeth Perez discuss the facets of Elizabeth’s life that have shaped her into who she is today. Beginning with her multiple moves as a child and her various exposure to...
In this interview, Olivia Simpson-Klein converses with her grandmother, Mary Klein, about how her upbringing in Florida influenced her beliefs and behaviors today. She speaks to the stained racial relations and segregation in the South as well as her response...
I asked my grandpa about what the 1960’s was like and his opinions on events that happened then
My Grandpa tells about his time serving in the United States Navy.
A discussion of the history and life of a military veteran and family man, Sgt. Andrew Urquhart.
My grandfather was an undercover informant for the FBI. This storycorp goes into his involvement and what/why he did it.
We discussed the quality of life, culture, and childhood experiences of growing up in the Cold War period.
America was very different place in the post-Cold War era. A brother, father, and friend recounts being a kid in the 60’s and 70’s: the fears of Vietnam, the underlying presence of Russian threats, and the happiness of childhood despite...
1959-1962 4 years active duty, then 2 more years of standby.
History student Jennifer Touch interviews her mother, Kimhong Hay, about her experience during the Cambodian Genocide, which took place during the Cold War, and how it affected her as a child.
My grandfather talks about his experience in the military. I learned a lot from him, and he gave insightful information.
My grandfather is talking about his experience in the US army and his involvement in the Cold War.
Berlin Wall coming down
In this interview, conducted in November 2017 in Birmingham, AL, Alison Levine (16) interviews her father, Adam Levine, about growing up during the Cold War. He discusses the effects the war had on him and others. He also details specific...
In this interview, conducted November 2019 in Birmingham, AL, John Heiberger (16) interviews his grandmother, Charlotte Tyree Aderholdt, about her significant memories from childhood and young adulthood as well as historical recollections during this time. Mrs. Tyree-Aderholdt shares stories about...