The 1980s Crack/Cocaine Epidemic in NYC

Looking at another lense of the crack/cocaine epidemic in NYC and how it has affected those.

History CP 2 1980’s

Allie Gress interview Beth Gress, her mother, about her life in the 1980’s. Beth describes her home life and what she was up to during the time. This includes Hair Bands, her job, and the sports she played.

Linda Woll-1980s

This is an interview talking about the 1980s and some influences pertaining the time period.

1980’s interview

I ask my mother questions about her past and the 1980’s

The American Dream we Take for Granted

In the 1980’s Iran was in the middle of a revolution and Persian Jews were looking for political asylum. In this interview Sam Ghalili speaks with his father Jesse Ghalili in Encino California who talks about his courageous journey immigrating...

What has changed in America 1980s to 2020

Jim (my dad) reflected on the time he grew up (the 1980s) as a simpler time. We talked about what has changed since then.

“Just A Lot of Imagination”

In Flushing, New York, a hardworking father, George Dakis, and his 14-year-old daughter, Christina Dakis, converse about his life in a Greek-American household. They talk about his inspiring life and the hardships he went through to become the man he...

Working in the US Defense Industry During the Cold War at the Northrop Corporation

Nils Kolderup discusses his career at the Northrop Corporation from the 1960s to 1994. He developed astro-intertial navigation systems and electronics which could withstand high levels of nuclear radation. We also discuss how his career influenced his perspective on the...

Hanah Interviews Gigi

In this interview, Hanah Fisher (14) interviews her neighbor and good family friend, Gigi Elliot (43), about what life was like as a Philippino immigrant in the United States during the 1980’s. Our interview takes place at Gigi’s house in...

Always being the new kid

On December 4th, 2017 Trixie Davis,14, interveiwed her father, Tom Davis, about what his life was like growing up and switching schools are on the Southern California area in the 1980’s. Fam tells her about his experiences going to three...

Remembering Maxine McAninch Hogue in celebration of her 100th birthday

Janet Hogue Thompson (77) talks with her daughter Michelle Thompson (51) about the life of her mother Mary Maxine McAninch Hogue (1920-1993) in rural Casey County, Kentucky.

John T. Maurer interview

Asking my dad questions about the music industry and his fun touring stories

Aunt Mimi and Jaya

Jaya interviews her aunt Dr. Michelle Haney about their shared love of books, growing up in rapidly growing suburb of Atlanta in the 1980s

Mom

Growing up in 1970s and 1980s in a white community.

All the Right Moves

Some may think it is hard just to move schools, but imagine having to move states. In this interview, Ryan Flynn asks Heidi Ford, her mom, about her experience moving from Palo Alto to Denver and back. The story is...

Working into Harvard

Francette Kelley never expected to get into Harvard, but it was a welcome surprise. In this interview, James Kelley interviews Francette in Los Angeles California, about her life growing up in Boston in the 80’s. He asks her about her...

DENISE BOYER INTERVIEW PART 2

We talked about some of the best and worst of the 80s. We also talked about life and what we can learn from this period of time.

Dad

Asked my dad when he first arrived to the US, when he finally became legalizaed, and when he got his first car and house.

Life in California During the 80’s as a Young Korean, Discussed by Jin Kim.
November 27, 2017 App Interview

In this interview conducted in November 2017 in Murrieta, California. Reece Kim (15) interviews his father Jin Kim (45) about life in California during the 80's and so on. Mr. Kim shares stories about his life during his high school...