The Great Listen a History of Life

This is a brief history of how my grandmother went from small town West Virginia to Rochester, New York.

Escaping from the Nazis

“My grandmother didn’t want to leave, and my mother, very bravely at age 24 went back to Prague and got her mother and her younger sister Mimi out of Prague with great difficulty… on the last train before Hitler marched...

Interview with my Aunt

Family History and her life as a child and how it was like being a child of Chinese immigrants

The Fall of Saigon

The Fall of Saigon was when the communists in Vietnam were fighting against the non-communists. Many people tried to escape this time and went through many hardships.

Interview part 2

Talking about my grandparents time from the revolution up to now

Interview with Mona

Mona is from Lebanon. She was born there and was negatively impacted by the effects of war. This led her to want more for her children and move to the United States. Here she developed relationships and was able to...

Interview with my Grandmother

This interview is about my grandmother and her life while she was growing up. We talk about how her family molded her into the person she is today.

Ramesh Chandrasekaran talks about our family’s ancestors and traditions in Plano, Texas.

Ramesh Chandrasekaran talks about our ancestors and the activities that they took part in back then. He also talks about a very interesting tradition that we still do at home today and it’s significance in the Hindu culture.

A man who is a husband, a father, and grandfather, shares what it was like to live in the Phillipines and the U.S.
November 24, 2017 App Interview

In this interview, recorded in Manhattan Beach, California, Florentino Vinzon (83) is interviewed by Jonny Nguyen (13). Florentino talks about what it was like living in the Philippines as a child, living in the U.S. as a filipino immigrant, fighting...

Colombia POV

My Grandmother and Mother explain some of the history Colombia has, and the the controversies that occur

Be good to everybody

My father talks about his life in Nicaragua, wars, and how he survived a desert to be with my mother.

Decades Project Interviews

Me and Tomas talked about how different things were in the 90’s. We spoke about changes between government, entertainment, sports and even interests.

Grandpa’s War Stories

Grandpa was in World War II and tells his military stories and experiences.

Just some of the many stories from my Spanish Teacher Ms. Bochow

My Spanish teacher Ms. Bochow is always telling us stories for nearly the whole class so when I got the chance to interview her, I took it. While it is still 40 some minutes long, we could’ve gone on for...

80 years apart

I spoke to my great grandmother about her memories. She is 94 years old. She suffered a major stroke last year. Her memory comes and goes. My mom speaks some in the interview to help her understand the questions.

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...