John my cousin tells about of his history

In this interview, on November 2017 in Wylie, Texas, Cristine Ma interviews her cousin John. He shares his thoughts on life, a bit of his beliefs, and family. John shares intimate details of his grandpa, from living a beautiful life...

Carter Pohlmeier’s interview with J.C. Pohlmeier

Carter Pohlmeier interviews grandfather, J.C. Pohlmeier about school, life on the farm, and Nazereth.

The Great Thanksgiving Project with Larry
November 30, 2017 App Interview

Here in Wylie, Texas. Han is interviewing her neighbor, Larry about his childhood memories.

“Lois Burns talks about her love of swing dancing.”

You may know 89 year old Lois Burns from being a friendly face at the Fowler Gymnasium front desk over the past 20+ years. Here she shares various anecdotes about coming of age in the era of swing dancing and...

My Dad

Dad’s stories about growing up in Cass County.

I hate this so very much.

I interviewed my grandfather who lived in Texas when he was a kid. He’s moved to Washington since then.

Tanai Benard & Dezmond Floyd

On February 14, 2018, a gunman shot and killed 17 people and injured 17 more at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, making it one of the deadliest school shootings in United States history. This has heightened the...

Upward Mobility in the U.S. Army

We talked about Richard growing up poor in Texas, going into the army, coming out and earning his graduate degree from Harvard Law.

Jackie Walker Discusses Historical Politics from an African American Woman’s Perspective

In this interview, Jacqueline Walker, an English professor in Denton, Texas, discusses her upbringings in rural Georgia and her political activism from an early age. As an African American woman, she offers a very unique historical perspective on several presidencies...

Frank Curre

On December 7, 1941, 2,403 Americans died when hundreds of Japanese fighter planes attacked the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor in Oahu, Hawaii. After convincing his mother to sign his enlistment papers, Frank Curre joined the Navy at...

Alexandra Sanchez & Courtney McKinney

When Courtney McKinney was 16 years old, she learned that she’d been conceived through anonymous sperm donation. As an adult, Courtney discovered she had a half-sister—Alexandra Sanchez. Theirs is one of the many families that have expanded as a result...

Interview with grandma Mary Hart

I interviewed my grandma on my moms side. I found time to interview her at the hotel in Texas. This weekend my cousin got married in Texas and my whole moms side came. I talked about my grandmas life and...

Washington on the Brazos

Learning about Washington on the Brazos and Texas Independence.

Getting to know Chuck and Shari

Sitting down with Charles and Sharon Mitchell to hear stories of their childhood, and stories about Jericho, their daughter.

Marylu y Jenny Botello

Daughter asks her mother about her different experiences in the process of immigrating to States from Mexico.

Running for office as a democratic woman in North Texas

Two women who ran as Democratic candidates for State House and for Congress in Texas discuss life on the campaign trail in the 2018 midterm election.

Perceptions Changed at Rainbow River

Two folks who never met talking about how their perceptions around water and nature changed when they left north Texas.

Evelyn’s Memories

Born in the Midwest and landing in Texas, this sassy, 96-year-old grandma tells about her childhood in the 1920s and 30s, and marriage/kids in the 1940s.

The Great Thanksgiving Listen

I interviewed my mother about her family and her life. This includes her favorite holidays and life lessons she’s learned.

After Giving Up Baby, Reunion Sparks Second Chance at Motherhood

Janie Bush was just 19 years old in 1968 when she discovered she was expecting a child. After careful consideration, she decided to give her daughter up for adoption. In 2014, Janie came to StoryCorps in Dallas, Texas with her...

Tom Webb

Talking with my grandfather about life and what it means to be great person.