Oral Storytelling Project

Always be skeptical about trusting people you don’t know.

Emily Schmidt and her grandma Barb Ford talk about her life.

Emily Schmidt Interviewed her grandma on Thanksgiving about her life, her marriages which there were two, and her childhood living in Sarver. She also talked about my father and how he grew up and his transition between his two dads...

Vern Stillwell

During the interview we talked about verns life. This included his adoption by his aunt and uncle, his marriage, his career in the arts, etc.

Luke Osterkamp and his mom, Ashley Osterkamp, talk about life stories.

In this interview, Luke Osterkamp interviews his mom, Ashley Osterkamp, on her life. The interview was conducted on November 25, 2018 in their home in Manhattan Beach, California. Ashley shares stories about her life and what she has learned throughout...

VIRGINIA LEE ROBINSON TALKS ABOUT HER LIFE IN BROADUS, MONTANA

Virginia Lee Robinson describes the various ordeals she overcame growing up to get her education.

Respect and disrespect
October 30, 2020 App Interview

Don’t run your horses by the house

Grandma Jill
November 25, 2018 App Interview

We talked about life in the 1940s and what it was like growing up at that time.

Anthony Ritter and his uncle Matt discuss adolescence 40 years ago

In this interview, conducted in November 2017 in Reno, Nevada, Anthony Ritter (16) interviews his uncle Matt Manseur (52) about childhood life and special memories. Matt shares stories of cooking from a young age and building bicycles. He enlightens Anthony...

From tractors to horses — One man's move from commercial to small-scale sustainable farming in Tennessee

Meet at 75 year old Vietnam Vet in Trenton, TN. Jimmy Klein pioneered using horses versus tractors to create sustainable farms and has over 2000 people how to farm with horses versus motorized tractors. He's also an avid beekeeper and...

Thanksgiving interview

I do an Interview with my gram in my aunts house. We talk about her early childhood. How she got her first horse. What is was like owning a farm and being poor.

“Who are you?” I asked my grandma.

Nancy Turner talks about her life growing up and how she met her husband, plus having her two kids, Heidi and Michele along with her lifelong love of horses and animals.

Cades interviewe

We talked about Cade and the things he loves to do.

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Sandy Ginger and Sheila Burns

Sheila Burns (81) shares her memories of growing up on a farm with her daughter, Sandy Ginger (55). Sandy asks questions about Sheila's experience with polio as a young girl, her relationship with her sister after the passing of their...

Open house weekend!

Joy’s test interview. We are excited to host this Fall Open House.

Sitting down with Grandma, Theresa King on a Monday Morning.

In this video, Alyssa Lopez (20) and Theresa King (60), discuss Theresa’s childhood and past marriage. They also discussed favorite memories and hopes for the future.

California in the 70’s

My mom tells a story of her experiences hanging out with family friends while living in California as a child.

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Nora Sutz and Rachel Sutz Pienta

Dr. Rachel Sutz Pienta (49) sits down with her mother, Nora Sutz (71), to discuss their family history, to reminisce about their favorite family memories, and to remember family members who have passed away.

Family Stole Horses

My ancestors stole horses out of Ireland and to avoid punishment they came to America.

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Sheila Jones and Krystal Casey

Sheila Jones (70) speaks with her niece Krystal Hollis Casey (59) about their lives, their families, and their neighbors in Robbins, Illinois.

Courtney’s Carrer Journey and Life Lessons

In this interview conducted on November 3rd, 2017 in San Diego California, Kyley Abrams interviews her cousin Courtney Abrams about her career and childhood. Courtney shares information about law school and what it took to major in law. She also...

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Tracy Latting, Mike Latting, and Stanley Latting

Stanley Latting (80) speaks with his niece Tracy Latting [no age given] and his nephew, Tracy's brother, Mike Latting (68) about growing up in Robbins, IL, the siblings' time in their family rodeo business, and what horses have meant to...