"School was out for two weeks and all the telephone lines were down."

Dr. Jim Fleming tells his daughter, Janetta, about being trapped indoors by the Great Ice Storm of 1951.
Recorded in Nashville, Tennessee
Dr. Jim Fleming tells his daughter, Janetta, about being trapped indoors by the Great Ice Storm of 1951.
Recorded in
Produced by
Vanara Taing

Facilitated by
Cindy Murphy

Themes
Growing Up

"I just tried to stay in the background..."

Joe Buford tells his literacy tutor, Michelle Miller, about what it was like not knowing how to read.
Recorded in Nashville, Tennessee
Joe Buford tells his literacy tutor, Michelle Miller, about what it was like not knowing how to read.
Recorded in
Produced by
Lizzie Jacobs

Facilitated by
Kate Wingate

Themes
Angels & Mentors
Griot
Struggle

"We'd known death but not like this."

Hector Black remembers the murder of his daughter, Patricia Nuckles, by an intruder in her home.
Recorded in Nashville, Tennessee
Hector Black remembers the murder of his daughter, Patricia Nuckles, by an intruder in her home.
Recorded in
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Facilitated by


Themes
Discovery
Staff Picks
Struggle