Trackside Memories

Trains, a career, and running a family couldn’t stop Grandpa from graduating college.

Gary Kienzle

We talked about Dad’s family, his parents in particular, and life lessons.

My Wonder Woman — JPD Hire's Interview w/ his grandmother Maryellen Danehy Latinx Studies 435

Johnny PD Hire: 2022-12-05 22:53:47 Johnny (22) interviews his grandmother Maryellen (81) about the Danehy family's migration to America, her youth and entry in to education, and then her time in the world of work during the turbulent 60s and...


This interview was about life challenges and encouragement for me.

Mom’s Thanksgiving Interview

I interview my mom and got a more in-depth overview of her life, childhood, and adulthood.

Tim Maniscalo, Life in the 1960s

Tim Maniscalo (born 1955) discusses his life in the 1960s, particularly memories of the Vietnam War and the assassinations of JFK, MLK Jr. and Bobby Kennedy.

Mother/daughter interview

We talked about growing up, school, tennage jobs, teenage years, how life is different now than it was back in the 80s/90s, jobs, and money. Overall I think my mom gives some really good advice/statements throughout the interview.

My Father in law Ed Jackson

This is a look in who Ed Jackson is and what made him the great man he is. He is an inspiration to me and I hope you all of you as well.

Papá coming to America

The story of how my grandpa came to the U.S. from Cuba

My grandma, my playmate

This is interview was with my 94 year old grandma, my playmate.

Cultural Interview

It was very heartwarming to learn about my grandmas childhood and how much our family rely on closeness.

Having A Voice

John had everything, but due to terrible circumstances he became homeless. One of those awful events was a fight against throat cancer, which left him unable to talk. With the help of a friend and a sense of humor, John...