Virginia Carlsen and Erika Carlsen

Virginia Carlsen, 51, interviewed by her daughter Erika Carlsen, 24. Viriginia talks about growing up in a working class Mexican family in Chicago and the struggles they faced there, the experience moving to all-white Utah with her family at 18,...

Sara Saltzman and Paul Saltzman

Paul Saltzman (61) interviews his mother, Sara Fay Saltzman (85), about growing up and teaching in Chicago.

The great thanksgiving listen interview whit Kathy

One thing that’s was said a lot was to be kind a lot . Another thing that young people are being involved with politics a lot more then back then.

Migrations and social Justice

Migrating to the US with her family, how that has affected her and issues she has faced as an afro-Panamanian.

My sister and I

This interview was about my older sister who is one of my role models and we were talking about how her life was in high school

Interviewing my mother

My mom is a a nice and caring persona do she grateful for her life and her family

Vito Simone, Josephine Simone , and Raymond Lauk

Raymond Lauk (59) spoke to his great uncle and aunt, Vito (92) and Josephine Simone (90). Vito served on the USS WASP aircraft carrier during World War II. He recalls his time serving for the military and how he met...

My grandmothers experience as a women in the medical field

In this interview my grandmother and I discussed the challenges she faced as a female plastic surgeon.

Amari Allen and Trenette Gresham

Amari Allen (20) and her friend Trenette "T-Nice" Gresham (25) talk about being raised by their grandmothers, relationships, responsibility, and their hopes for the future.

Kiela Smith-Upton, Charles Smith, and Eben Chaske Smith

Charles Smith (79) talks to his son, Eben Chaske Smith (56) and his daughter, Kiela Smith-Upton (50) about growing up in Chicago, his family, education, and his career as an architect.

Watergate Scandal and Nixon’s resignation

Talking to my Grandma and Grandpa about the Watergate scandal and the resignation of President Richard Nixon in the 1970’s

Lois Nelson and Erika Nelson

Lois Nelson (79) tells her daughter, Erika Nelson (51) about her childhood in Chicago, Illinois. Lois and Erika talk about Lois' educational choices and career that led to her involvement in the Frenald Closure Project and about activism in her...

Anthony and Kenneth DeMarco

Growing up in the city of Chicago, going off to college, and raising kids.

H Melt and Ian Kerstetter

Ian Kerstetter (25) speaks with H. Melt (27) about being queer and their experience as part of the queer community of Chicago as artist and writer.

Big brother

Interviewed my oldest brother Jose Avalos. Him and I were always the odd ones out of the family so we naturally have a bond.

Jowanna Peterson and Anthony Bridgeman

Jowanna Peterson (56) and Anthony Bridgeman (42) talk about their involvement with the Children's Museum of Indianapolis, the surrounding community, and what it's like living in Indianapolis.

Richard Dobbins and Sherry Williams

Richard Dobbins Jr. (70) tells friend and colleague Sherry Williams (58) about growing up in Bronzeville, Chicago, and being in the Navy during the later '60s, early '70s.

Robert Hetzel and Steve Hetzel

Steve Hetzel (36) asks his father, Robert "Bob" Hetzel (77) about growing up in Plain, WI, a Catholic farming and construction town, and moving to Chicago to become a high school physics teacher in the the late 1960's. "Bob" also...

Dorothy Moore and Sharon Moore

Dorothy Moore (82) talks to her daughter, Dr. Sharon Moore (53), about growing up in Southern Louisiana, moving to Chicago in the late 1950s, work, marriage, motherhood, and buying her first home.

Moralities and Beliefs

This is an interview about Lorenzo’s beliefs, memories, and plans for the future. This includes stories about family memories and reasons why you shouldn’t be inferior to anyone in high school. And reasons to be recognized and view as a...