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Herman Heyn tells his nephew, John, about spending almost three decades as a street corner... more.
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Herman Heyn tells his nephew, John, about spending almost three decades as a street corner astronomer, giving passers-by the chance ...
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Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Burnell Cotlon owns and operates the only grocery store in the Lower Ninth Ward. When... more.
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Burnell Cotlon owns and operates the only grocery store in the Lower Ninth Ward. When it opened in 2014, it was ...
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Recorded in New Orleans, Louisiana
Monica Harwell talks to her daughter, Andrea Cleveland, about being the first woman to climb... more.
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Monica Harwell talks to her daughter, Andrea Cleveland, about being the first woman to climb electric utility poles for ConEd ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Roberto Olivera tells his wife, Debra, about growing up with an abusive stepfather and how... more.
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Roberto Olivera tells his wife, Debra, about growing up with an abusive stepfather and how his mother helped him escape.
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Recorded in Los Angeles, California
Retired Marine Corps Major Donnie Dunagan, who was the voice of Bambi in the 1942... more.
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Retired Marine Corps Major Donnie Dunagan, who was the voice of Bambi in the 1942 Disney film, tells his wife, Dana, ...
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Recorded in San Angelo, Texas
Flight nurses Wilson Matthews and Jeanne Yeatman talk about their work aboard emergency response helicopters... more.
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Flight nurses Wilson Matthews and Jeanne Yeatman talk about their work aboard emergency response helicopters and their attempts to save ...
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Recorded in Nashville, Tennessee
This week, President Obama called for reform of the criminal justice system, and became the... more.
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This week, President Obama called for reform of the criminal justice system, and became the first sitting President to visit ...
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Recorded in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Lucille Horn, 95, tells her daughter, Barbara, about the baby incubator exhibit at Coney Island... more.
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Lucille Horn, 95, tells her daughter, Barbara, about the baby incubator exhibit at Coney Island that saved her life.
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Recorded in Long Beach, New York
Retired Marines Anny and Jonny Pena talk about the challenges they faced as military spouses,... more.
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Retired Marines Anny and Jonny Pena talk about the challenges they faced as military spouses, and what it was like ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Yvette Benavidez Garcia and her husband, Rene, remember her father, Army Master Sgt. Roy P.... more.
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Yvette Benavidez Garcia and her husband, Rene, remember her father, Army Master Sgt. Roy P. Benavidez, a Medal of Honor ...
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Recorded in El Campo, Texas
Walter Naegle tells his niece, Ericka, about the unconventional decision that he and his partner,... more.
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Walter Naegle tells his niece, Ericka, about the unconventional decision that he and his partner, Bayard Rustin, made to protect ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Gwen Moten remembers her childhood best friend, Denise McNair, who was killed in the 1963... more.
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Gwen Moten remembers her childhood best friend, Denise McNair, who was killed in the 1963 16th Street Church bombing in Birmingham, ...
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Recorded in Newark, New Jersey
Mario Loiseau talks with his 9-year-old daughter, Mabou, about why he works so hard to... more.
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Mario Loiseau talks with his 9-year-old daughter, Mabou, about why he works so hard to provide for her education.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Sean Fitzpatrick and Officer John Gately remember the day back in 2003 when Sean came... more.
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Sean Fitzpatrick and Officer John Gately remember the day back in 2003 when Sean came to school with a gun.
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Recorded in Spokane, Washington
Patrick Kreifels and his older sister, Michelle, discuss how their differences have brought them together.... more.
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Patrick Kreifels and his older sister, Michelle, discuss how their differences have brought them together.
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Recorded in Omaha, Nebraska
Len Berk talks to his friend, Joshua Gubitz, about becoming a salmon slicer after retiring... more.
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Len Berk talks to his friend, Joshua Gubitz, about becoming a salmon slicer after retiring from a long career in ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Santiago Arredondo and his wife, Aimee, remember the most influential person in his life--his grandfather,... more.
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Santiago Arredondo and his wife, Aimee, remember the most influential person in his life--his grandfather, Jose Guadalupe Enrique Sanchez.
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Recorded in Hawthorne, California
Sgt. Major Lisa Torello remembers her father, Sgt 1st Class Carl Torello, who was killed... more.
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Sgt. Major Lisa Torello remembers her father, Sgt 1st Class Carl Torello, who was killed in Vietnam in 1965, with Tony ...
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Leslie Hurd, a Navy CACO, remembers notifying a family that their son had committed suicide.... more.
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Leslie Hurd, a Navy CACO, remembers notifying a family that their son had committed suicide.
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Recorded in Cypress, California
Barbra Hendricks and her son, Brent discuss what it's like to live with Cystic... more.
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Barbra Hendricks and her son, Brent discuss what it's like to live with Cystic Fibrosis, and remember Brent's sister Tiffany, ...
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Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia