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Sundays in “Sweet Auburn”

The picture above was taken from the King Center. The Center, currently under the family’s stewardship, was originally founded in… Read more.

Posted on Monday, March 6th, 2006.

Sundays in “Sweet Auburn” (cont.)

Coretta Scott King, who passed away earlier this year, now lies in a tomb close to her husband’s. Many come… Read more.

Posted on Sunday, March 5th, 2006.


Born and Raised in Georgia

CECILE: I’m John Cecile Daniels. I go by Cecile. I’m 75 years of age and today’s date is March the… Read more.

Posted on Sunday, March 5th, 2006.


From Soul Saving to Soul Mates

The couple met on the telephone while he was serving time for rape, robbery and kidnapping. “How did I seem… Read more.

Posted on Friday, March 3rd, 2006.

Skid Row

We recently went to L.A.’s infamous Skid Row at the suggestion of a StoryCorps participant who worked there for many… Read more.

Posted on Friday, February 17th, 2006.

Longest working American

Arthur Winston loves his work at the MTA. So much so, that he has missed only one day since starting… Read more.

Posted on Sunday, January 29th, 2006.

The Big Game

It quickly became clear that a stay in Tuscaloosa, AL wouldn’t be complete without a University of Alabama football game…. Read more.

Posted on Saturday, November 12th, 2005.

Meet me in St. Louis

As the sun set over the Mississippi we pulled into St. Louis, MO. We’re situated at the Missouri History Museum,… Read more.

Posted on Thursday, September 8th, 2005.


On our way out of Chicago this morning, we stopped at Studs Terkel’s house to talk with the master oral… Read more.

Posted on Tuesday, September 6th, 2005.


One of our participants in Moscow, ID, Mark Solomon, invited us to his house (and workplace) on the top of… Read more.

Posted on Monday, September 5th, 2005.

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