Ricardo Pitts-Wiley tells his son Jonathan about a year that shaped his life.
Ricardo Pitts-Wiley tells his son Jonathan about a year that shaped his life.
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Clayton Hall Jr. tells his daughter, Breana, about his first day as a cadet at... more.
Clayton Hall Jr. tells his daughter, Breana, about his first day as a cadet at the Virginia Military Institute.
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Lawrence Cumberbatch (R) tells his son, Simeon (L), how he traveled from New York City... more.
Lawrence Cumberbatch (R) tells his son, Simeon (L), how he traveled from New York City to Washington DC with Brooklyn ...
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New York City Subway Conductor Paquita Williams talks to one of her passengers, Laura Lane,... more.
New York City Subway Conductor Paquita Williams talks to one of her passengers, Laura Lane, about her job.
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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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Herb Kneeland (L) tells his son Martavius Jones about being a disc jockey at WDIA... more.
Herb Kneeland (L) tells his son Martavius Jones about being a disc jockey at WDIA in Memphis on April 4, 1968.
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Yelitza Castro talks with her friend Willie Davis about serving meals to the homeless community... more.
Yelitza Castro talks with her friend Willie Davis about serving meals to the homeless community in Charlotte, North Carolina for ...
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Master quilter Geraldine Nash (R) talks to her former math teacher, Gustina Atlas, who... more.
Master quilter Geraldine Nash (R) talks to her former math teacher, Gustina Atlas, who is now her quilting student, about ...
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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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Judge Olly Neal tells his daughter, Karama, how he discovered African American author Frank Yerby... more.
Judge Olly Neal tells his daughter, Karama, how he discovered African American author Frank Yerby while cutting class and hiding ...
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Celedonia "Cal" Jones (L) tells his friend Robert Harris about moving to a new block... more.
Celedonia "Cal" Jones (L) tells his friend Robert Harris about moving to a new block in Harlem during the Depression.
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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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Larry Young (L) tells his friend Clyde Cleveland about trying to register for college in... more.
Larry Young (L) tells his friend Clyde Cleveland about trying to register for college in the early 1940s.
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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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Retired Memphis sanitation worker Taylor Rogers and his wife, Bessie, remember Martin Luther King Jr.'s... more.
Retired Memphis sanitation worker Taylor Rogers and his wife, Bessie, remember Martin Luther King Jr.'s final speech.
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Dr. William Lynn Weaver talks with his daughter, Kimberly.
Dr. William Lynn Weaver talks with his daughter, Kimberly.
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Cactus Car Wash owner Frank Lynch (L) talks with his employee and friend, Antonio Douglas... more.
Cactus Car Wash owner Frank Lynch (L) talks with his employee and friend, Antonio Douglas (R), about helping him get ...
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Reginald Mason remembers growing up in Harlem with his mother during the 1970s.
Reginald Mason remembers growing up in Harlem with his mother during the 1970s.
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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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Showaye Selassie (L) tells her friend Susan Greenfield (R) about an early memory of her... more.
Showaye Selassie (L) tells her friend Susan Greenfield (R) about an early memory of her mother.
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