Studs Terkel, the late oral historian, from a 2005 interview recorded when a StoryCorps MobileBooth... more.
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Studs Terkel, the late oral historian, from a 2005 interview recorded when a StoryCorps MobileBooth visited his home.
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Recorded in Chicago, Illinois
Joan DeLevie (R) tells her daughter, Sharon (L), how she met her husband, Ari at... more.
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Joan DeLevie (R) tells her daughter, Sharon (L), how she met her husband, Ari at a party in 1959.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Sister Mary DeSalles Collins, who worked at New York Foundling for over 50 years, remembers... more.
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Sister Mary DeSalles Collins, who worked at New York Foundling for over 50 years, remembers one adoption just after World War ...
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Recorded in Yonkers,
Nineteen-year-old Noe Rueda (R) talks to his high school economics teacher, Alex Fernandez (L), about... more.
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Nineteen-year-old Noe Rueda (R) talks to his high school economics teacher, Alex Fernandez (L), about growing up poor in Chicago.
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Recorded in Madison, Wisconsin
Howell Graham, one of the longest-surviving double-lung transplant patients, tells his mother, Nan, about the... more.
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Howell Graham, one of the longest-surviving double-lung transplant patients, tells his mother, Nan, about the days after his surgery.
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Barbara Cooper (L) tells her mother, Jody Houston (R), about living with a form of... more.
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Barbara Cooper (L) tells her mother, Jody Houston (R), about living with a form of the rare genetic condition, Progeria.
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Recorded in Abilene, Texas
Brian Miller talks to his son, Johnathan Emerson, about adopting him as a single dad... more.
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Brian Miller talks to his son, Johnathan Emerson, about adopting him as a single dad nearly ten years ago.
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Recorded in Atascadero, California
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
Herman Travis speaks with his neighbor Robert Cochran about delivering food to elderly and disabled... more.
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Herman Travis speaks with his neighbor Robert Cochran about delivering food to elderly and disabled residents of his housing complex.
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Christine and Gordon Schei talk about learning that their son, Army Sergeant Erik Schei, had... more.
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Christine and Gordon Schei talk about learning that their son, Army Sergeant Erik Schei, had been shot in the head ...
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Recorded in Rio Rancho, New Mexico
54-year-old Boy Scout Derek Connell (C) talks with his Scoutmasters Richard (L) and Claudia Coleman... more.
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54-year-old Boy Scout Derek Connell (C) talks with his Scoutmasters Richard (L) and Claudia Coleman (R) about Troop 409, a troop ...
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Recorded in Pensacola, Florida
Debbie Watterson talks with her 10-year-old son, Mitchel, about being an older brother to his... more.
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Debbie Watterson talks with her 10-year-old son, Mitchel, about being an older brother to his sister, Bridget, who is deaf.
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Recorded in Atascadero, California
Lynn Weaver talks with his daughter, Kimberly, about his father, Ted Weaver, who worked as... more.
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Lynn Weaver talks with his daughter, Kimberly, about his father, Ted Weaver, who worked as a janitor and chauffeur in ...
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Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia
Kenny Thompson, a volunteer mentor, tells students Gary Barber and Dakota Gibson about discovering that... more.
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Kenny Thompson, a volunteer mentor, tells students Gary Barber and Dakota Gibson about discovering that some kids he works with ...
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Recorded in Houston, Texas
Graciela Kavulla tells her husband, Timothy, about her grandmother, who was a midwife.
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Graciela Kavulla tells her husband, Timothy, about her grandmother, who was a midwife.
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Recorded in Houston, Texas
Walt Shaffner and his sister Mary Fischer remember their parents.
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Walt Shaffner and his sister Mary Fischer remember their parents.
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Recorded in Sarasota, Florida
Scott Macaulay remembers how, 25 years ago, he started an annual holiday dinner for strangers... more.
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Scott Macaulay remembers how, 25 years ago, he started an annual holiday dinner for strangers who have nowhere else to go.
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Recorded in Melrose, Massachusetts
Carlos Mosqueda tells his daughter, Cindy, about how his father healed people in their East... more.
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Carlos Mosqueda tells his daughter, Cindy, about how his father healed people in their East LA home.
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Recorded in Los Angeles, California
Danielle (L) and Gabrielle Hall remember their mother Martha, who died of breast cancer in... more.
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Danielle (L) and Gabrielle Hall remember their mother Martha, who died of breast cancer in 2003.
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