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Church Hill Oral History Collection
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(Virginia: Virginia Commonwealth University. James Branch Cabell Library. Special Collections and Archives. Virginia Black History Archives),
Source: www.loc.gov
This collection consists of transcripts of 35 oral history interviews conducted in 1982 that were part of a project to document the history of Richmond's historic Church Hill neighborhood. Sponsored by the Historic Richmond Foundation through a grant from the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, the interviews...
(Virginia: Virginia Commonwealth University. James Branch Cabell Library. Special Collections and Archives. Virginia Black History Archives),
Source: www.loc.gov
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Cottage Grove, Oregon Oral History Archive
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(Washington State: Center for Columbia River History. Oral History Archive),
Source: archiveswest.orbiscascade.org
A little over one hundred years since the onset of white settlement, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers transformed the valley with a series of dams they hoped would control the annual flooding common to the region. Cottage Grove, a town of about 8,000 residents sits between two of these dams, Cottage Grove and Dore...
(Washington State: Center for Columbia River History. Oral History Archive),
Source: archiveswest.orbiscascade.org
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Healdsburg Museum and Historical Society Oral History Collection
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(California: Healdsburg Museum and Historical Society),
Source: www.healdsburgmuseum.org
The Museum’s oral history collection contains interviews with local wine industry pioneers, including Robert Young, Joe Vercelli and Steve Thomas. Most of the interviews have been at least partially transcribed.
(California: Healdsburg Museum and Historical Society),
Source: www.healdsburgmuseum.org
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Interviewing Inuit Elders: Life Stories
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(Northwest Territories (Canada): Nunavut Arctic College),
Source: traditional-knowledge.ca
This has been made into a book and is now an ongoing project. The web site offers 4 interviews online with Inuit elders. They talk about tribal traditions, their childhoods, families, how they supported themselves, and other tribal norms such as midwifery, dogsled teams, and whale hunting.
(Northwest Territories (Canada): Nunavut Arctic College),
Source: traditional-knowledge.ca
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Lanai Ranch: The People of Ko'ele and Keomuku
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(Hawaii: University of Hawaii, Manoa. Center for Korean Studies),
Source: scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu
Detailed descriptions of the daily lives of cowboys, their spouses and children, and other ranch residents. July 1989, 934 pages, 2 volumes, photographs.
(Hawaii: University of Hawaii, Manoa. Center for Korean Studies),
Source: scholarspace.manoa.hawaii.edu
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Long Beach Area History: Responses to Subsidence and the Tidelands Controversy
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(California: California State University, Long Beach. Virtual Oral/Aural History Archive),
Source: csulb-dspace.calstate.edu
In the late 1930s, oil was discovered under Long Beach harbor. Its production helped Long Beach recover from the Depression and provided revenue to support expansion and modernization of the harbor as well as enriching individuals who owned land in the area. As a result when land near the oil field began to sink,...
(California: California State University, Long Beach. Virtual Oral/Aural History Archive),
Source: csulb-dspace.calstate.edu
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Old Colorado City Oral History
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(Colorado: Old Colorado City Historical Society. History Center),
Source: history.oldcolo.com
Here are a few pieces of history by old timers from Old Colorado City. You must have RealAudio player and speakers on your system to listen to the oral histories.
(Colorado: Old Colorado City Historical Society. History Center),
Source: history.oldcolo.com
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Ridge Street Oral Histories
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(Virginia: University of Virginia. Carter G. Woodson Institute. Virginia Center for Digital History),
Source: www.vcdh.virginia.edu
In 1981, the Ridge Street Historic District was placed on the Virginia Landmarks Register and the National Register of Historic Places because of its role as one of Charlottesville's architecturally significant late-nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century residential areas. The first residences in the Ridge Street...
(Virginia: University of Virginia. Carter G. Woodson Institute. Virginia Center for Digital History),
Source: www.vcdh.virginia.edu
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The Aboriginal Races of North America
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written by Samuel Gardiner Drake, 1798-1875 (New York, NY: Hurst & Blackett, 1880), 787 page(s)
written by Samuel Gardiner Drake, 1798-1875 (New York, NY: Hurst & Blackett, 1880), 787 page(s)
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Barrios Oral History Project
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(Arizona: Tempe Historical Museum. Research Library),
Source: www.tempe.gov
In 1992, research at the Tempe Historical Museum focused on the history of Hispanic families in the Tempe area since 1870, in preparation for an exhibit, "The Barrios," which opened in October, 1992. After the first phase of research, it was evident that documentation on the history of Hispanic people in central A...
(Arizona: Tempe Historical Museum. Research Library),
Source: www.tempe.gov
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