John Curtis talks to his son John Wikiera, who he adopted as a baby from... more.
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John Curtis talks to his son John Wikiera, who he adopted as a baby from Vietnam.
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Recorded in Rochester, New York
Bernard Holyfield (R) tells his friend Charles Barlow (L) about a painful memory from his... more.
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Bernard Holyfield (R) tells his friend Charles Barlow (L) about a painful memory from his childhood in the 1960s.
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Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia
Rowena Gore-Simmons speaks with her daughter, Kenya Gore, about the year Rowena spent in prison.
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Rowena Gore-Simmons speaks with her daughter, Kenya Gore, about the year Rowena spent in prison.
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Recorded in Baltimore, Maryland
Judge Olly Neal tells his daughter, Karama, how he discovered African American author Frank Yerby... more.
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Judge Olly Neal tells his daughter, Karama, how he discovered African American author Frank Yerby while cutting class and hiding ...
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Recorded in Little Rock, Arkansas
Melissa Wilbur (R) and her sister Janaki Symon remember growing up together.
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Melissa Wilbur (R) and her sister Janaki Symon remember growing up together.
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Myra Brown speaks with her mother, Bonnie Mae Brown, who has an intellectual disability.
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Myra Brown speaks with her mother, Bonnie Mae Brown, who has an intellectual disability.
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Recorded in Lansdowne, Pennsylvania
Dan Miller grew up in a family of nine children in Wisconsin. His family was... more.
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Dan Miller grew up in a family of nine children in Wisconsin. His family was poor, and his father supported ...
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Recorded in Chicago, Illinois
Lisa Ray remembers her father, Lenoir Ray.
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Lisa Ray remembers her father, Lenoir Ray.
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Recorded in Norfolk, Virginia
Lucky Osborne tells his wife, Debi, about growing up with his grandparents in rural Mississippi.
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Lucky Osborne tells his wife, Debi, about growing up with his grandparents in rural Mississippi.
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Recorded in Jackson, Mississippi
Today, StoryCorps remembers Wil Smith, who recorded a conversation with his daughter, Olivia, about being... more.
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Today, StoryCorps remembers Wil Smith, who recorded a conversation with his daughter, Olivia, about being a single dad in college. ...
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Sean Lennon interviews his mom, Yoko Ono.
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Sean Lennon interviews his mom, Yoko Ono.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Mweupe Mfalme Nguni remembers his first day at an integrated elementary school in 1965.
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Mweupe Mfalme Nguni remembers his first day at an integrated elementary school in 1965.
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Recorded in Oakland, California
75-year-old Julian Walker tells his daughter, Julia Walker Jewell, about an accident his father had... more.
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75-year-old Julian Walker tells his daughter, Julia Walker Jewell, about an accident his father had as a young boy.
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James Hanover Thompson (L) tells his brother Dwight (R) about his involvement in the "Kissing... more.
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James Hanover Thompson (L) tells his brother Dwight (R) about his involvement in the "Kissing Case" of 1958.
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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
Alfred Zepeda (L) talks to his friend Albert Elias (R) about their childhood in Chavez... more.
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Alfred Zepeda (L) talks to his friend Albert Elias (R) about their childhood in Chavez Ravine, a Mexican-American neighborhood in ...
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Recorded in Montebello, California
Marvin Goldstein (L), who fell out of a window of his family's apartment when he... more.
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Marvin Goldstein (L), who fell out of a window of his family's apartment when he was 3 years old, tells his ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
91-year-old Donald Huffman talks about surviving the Bath School disaster of 1927. For images... more.
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91-year-old Donald Huffman talks about surviving the Bath School disaster of 1927. For images from the disaster, click here.
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Recorded in Cedar Springs, Michigan
Brooklyn-born Joe Spano tells his son Joe Jr. about opening a small Italian restaurant in... more.
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Brooklyn-born Joe Spano tells his son Joe Jr. about opening a small Italian restaurant in Texas.
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Recorded in Austin, Texas
12-year-old Joshua Littman, who has Asperger's syndrome, interviews his mother, Sarah.
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12-year-old Joshua Littman, who has Asperger's syndrome, interviews his mother, Sarah.
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Recorded in New York City, New York