Escape from Communist Hungary

My father describes life under communist Hungary, his escape and life after in different countries

APUSH EXTRA CREDIT

My grandmother and I talked about the ancestors she knew, her childhood and bring up, how things have changed in America, and how she would like to be remembered and the influence she hopes to leave on people.

My mom recalling her childhood life and memories

My mom elaborates on her life in Budapest, Hungary, and what it was like growing up with a socialist government. She also talks about her education and her brother, and how it was mandatory for everyone to learn Russian while...

A Talk With My Mom About Her Immigrant Parents and Her Childhood

Get to listen to my mom talk about her parents’ lives in Hungary, their immigration, and her childhood!!

"I love you."

Dear pals, Lexie and Marina, talk about growing up in the Midwest, resonance with effeminate men, coming out as many things, hospitalization, the anthology “Written on the Body.” The interview may or may not close with a lil song 🙂

Johns story 2

Finishing johns story of his life living in a communist country and his journey of escaping to west Germany

My american host mother and the military

My name is Titi. I am an exchange student from Hungary and I had a talk to my American host mom about her military years, her life and my exchange.

Johns story

John grew up in Hungary till the age of 14 then escaped into communist east Germany where he spent a few years working in the mines then escaped to west German where he lived for a couple years before moving...

Interview with my Mom

In this interview we talked about my moms family, past, future, goals, and life.

Family History Interview Part 2

I received an interruption in the first interview for an alert about my phones microphone. This is the continuation.

Interview with my Mom

In this interview, we talked about my mom’s experience immigrating to America from Hungary.

My Heritage

My grandma and I discuss our heritage and our opinions about DNA testing.

Interview with Joyce Frye

Joyce Frye, resident of Morrison Village (2503 Old Mobile Ave, Pascagoula, MS 39567) is interviewed by Reba Brown, Library Assistant 1 from Singing River Genealogy-Local History Library on Thursday, May 16, 2019. Ms. Frye discusses her pets, why she moved...

Through War and Peace- Primary Source Of Hungary’s most turbulent years

“It is a lovely thing to live with courage and to die leaving behind an everlasting renown.”- Alexander the Great. This is precisely what every Hungarian man, woman, and child thought at 4:00 on October 23, 1956 when the Soviets...

GTL 2018/CHS Kayajanian

We talked a lot about his life growing up and what my mom was like.

“We got it down to a science- everyone had a job”- Lee Stienbarger reflects on his years as coach of the Indiana Thump Jumpers

Lee Stienbarger (a.k.a. “Mr. S.”) and Alison talk about the history of Richmond’s competitive jump rope team- the Indiana Thump Jumpers, and how he functioned as a coach and trailblazer in a sport that was unknown to much of the...