The Great Thanksgiving Listen – Grandpa Barclay

In this interview, conducted in November 2018 in Oklahoma (Aimee) and San Antonio (Grandpa) Aimee Barclay interviews her Grandpa Robert E. Barclay. Grandpa Barclay shares stories about his life as a kid and his time in the military. He talks...

Growing up during the Depression in Oklahoma

This is an interview with 93 year old Jeanette Stroup (Palkowetz) about her childhood on a self sufficient farm in Oklahoma.

Years Through Foster Care

My mother, 47, recalls her childhold from the age of 5. Her perserverance through her struggles with her biological family and foster families. How she would change some things if she could but wouldn’t at the same time.

Kevin Cawthon and his experience growing up in trailer parks with four older brothers.

After Kevin Cawthon’s parents save up $200 to buy a nice trailer, he moves around Arkansas and Oklahoma with his four older brothers embarking on a dangerous and violent journey through the various poverty stricken communities he called home. In...

Grandma Lori

We talked about my grandmas life growing up and some of her favorite memories.

Donald Bye Thanksgiving 2017

Donald Bye tells us about some of his childhood memories and influences

Thanksgiving with my grandmother

Within the interview my grandmother talked about her life, and changes throughout her life.