Judge Berryl Anderson (L) and her mother, Virginia (R), remember what Berryl was like as... more.
Judge Berryl Anderson (L) and her mother, Virginia (R), remember what Berryl was like as a child.
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Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia
Darryl Downes remembers discovering his talent while serving time in Sing Sing Prison.
Darryl Downes remembers discovering his talent while serving time in Sing Sing Prison.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
James Hanover Thompson (L) tells his brother Dwight (R) about his involvement in the "Kissing... more.
James Hanover Thompson (L) tells his brother Dwight (R) about his involvement in the "Kissing Case" of 1958.
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Linda Kenney (R) Miller and her sister Diane Kenney (L) remember their grandfather, Dr. John... more.
Linda Kenney (R) Miller and her sister Diane Kenney (L) remember their grandfather, Dr. John A. Kenney, who founded the ...
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Recorded in Montgomery, Alabama
Kahlil Almustafa remembers his mother in an interview with his friend Kamilah Duggins.
Kahlil Almustafa remembers his mother in an interview with his friend Kamilah Duggins.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Donald Taylor tells his son Cheo about falling in love with Cheo's mother, Doris.
Donald Taylor tells his son Cheo about falling in love with Cheo's mother, Doris.
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Recorded in Oakland, California
Elmore Nickelberry and Taylor Rogers remember why they went on strike as Memphis sanitation workers... more.
Elmore Nickelberry and Taylor Rogers remember why they went on strike as Memphis sanitation workers in 1968.
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Recorded in Memphis, Tennessee
Earl Reynolds Jr. tells his daughter, Ashley, about meeting James Brown at his father's barbershop... more.
Earl Reynolds Jr. tells his daughter, Ashley, about meeting James Brown at his father's barbershop in Roanoke, Virginia.
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Recorded in Roanoke, Virginia
Johnnie Tyson tells her niece Sandra Fleming about growing up obese.
Johnnie Tyson tells her niece Sandra Fleming about growing up obese.
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Recorded in Little Rock, Arkansas
Carl McNair remembers his brother, Ronald McNair, who was one of the astronauts killed aboard... more.
Carl McNair remembers his brother, Ronald McNair, who was one of the astronauts killed aboard the space shuttle Challenger on ...
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Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia
Joe Hunter, who was Ray Charles' road manager, and his wife, Trudy, a back-up singer,... more.
Joe Hunter, who was Ray Charles' road manager, and his wife, Trudy, a back-up singer, remember falling in love.
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Recorded in Memphis, Tennessee
Gwen Richards remembers her mother, Helen, who had Alzheimer's.
Gwen Richards remembers her mother, Helen, who had Alzheimer's.
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Recorded in Prairie Village, Kansas
Yvonne Logan Jones (L) and her sister Ola Mae Logan Allen remember their parents, who... more.
Yvonne Logan Jones (L) and her sister Ola Mae Logan Allen remember their parents, who migrated north in the 1940s.
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Recorded in Detroit, Michigan
Nzingha Masani tells her friend, Noah Hairston, about receiving her name at an African naming... more.
Nzingha Masani tells her friend, Noah Hairston, about receiving her name at an African naming ceremony.
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Recorded in Detroit, Michigan
A.P. Tureaud Jr. (R) tells his friend Steven Walkley (L) about becoming the first African-American... more.
A.P. Tureaud Jr. (R) tells his friend Steven Walkley (L) about becoming the first African-American undergraduate at Louisiana State ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Reverend George Turks, Jr. remembers witnessing the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike as a teenager.... more.
Reverend George Turks, Jr. remembers witnessing the 1968 Memphis Sanitation Workers' Strike as a teenager. Click here to see a photo ...
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Recorded in Memphis, Tennessee
Kathy Dean Evans remembers the night Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated.
Kathy Dean Evans remembers the night Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated.
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Recorded in Memphis, Tennessee
Tyrese Graham remembers his first day as a teacher at John Marshall Metropolitan High School... more.
Tyrese Graham remembers his first day as a teacher at John Marshall Metropolitan High School in Chicago, IL.
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Recorded in Chicago, Illinois
Jerry Johnson interviews his mother, Carrie Conley, about raising six children as a single mother.
Jerry Johnson interviews his mother, Carrie Conley, about raising six children as a single mother.
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Recorded in Detroit, Michigan