Two stories about teachers who went beyond the classroom to help their kids.
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
Peggy Maneri and her sister-in-law, Connie Burke, remember their childhood in Greenwich Village.
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Peggy Maneri and her sister-in-law, Connie Burke, remember their childhood in Greenwich Village.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Martin Jacobson tells his daughter, Beth, about his brother's death.
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Martin Jacobson tells his daughter, Beth, about his brother's death.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Ruben Aguilar tells his friend Bill Luna about his family's deportation as part of the... more.
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Ruben Aguilar tells his friend Bill Luna about his family's deportation as part of the Mexican Repatriation Program in 1933.
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Recorded in Chicago, Illinois
Adrian Hawkins talks to his foster father, Horace Atwater Jr.
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Adrian Hawkins talks to his foster father, Horace Atwater Jr.
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Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia
Ondelee Perteet talks to his mother, Deetreena, about getting shot when he was 14 years... more.
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Ondelee Perteet talks to his mother, Deetreena, about getting shot when he was 14 years old.
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Recorded in Chicago, Illinois
Lee Mottern tells his girlfriend, Linda Eldredge, a story about his Uncle Abe.
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Lee Mottern tells his girlfriend, Linda Eldredge, a story about his Uncle Abe.
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Recorded in Waco, Texas
Evelyn Palmour and her sister, Doreene McCoy, remember moving to Oklahoma during the Depression.
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Evelyn Palmour and her sister, Doreene McCoy, remember moving to Oklahoma during the Depression.
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Recorded in Jackson, Mississippi
Cynthia Rahn remembers trying to complete a kindergarten class project.
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Cynthia Rahn remembers trying to complete a kindergarten class project.
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Recorded in Durham, North Carolina
Bryan Echols (R) and his father, Lindberg (L), talk about how their relationship has changed... more.
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Bryan Echols (R) and his father, Lindberg (L), talk about how their relationship has changed over time.
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Recorded in Chicago, Illinois
Bryan Wilmoth tells his younger brother, Michael, about being kicked out of the house because... more.
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Bryan Wilmoth tells his younger brother, Michael, about being kicked out of the house because he is gay.
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Recorded in Los Angeles, California
Trudy Henry tells her daughter Jan Scoggins about some unexpected visitors.
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Trudy Henry tells her daughter Jan Scoggins about some unexpected visitors.
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Recorded in Garden City, Kansas
Richard Anthony Torres talks to his daughter Kathy Namba about his mother, Guadalupe Torres.
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Richard Anthony Torres talks to his daughter Kathy Namba about his mother, Guadalupe Torres.
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Recorded in Taos, New Mexico
Judge Joe Pigott tells his wife, Lorraine, about his step-grandfather's reaction to a famous radio... more.
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Judge Joe Pigott tells his wife, Lorraine, about his step-grandfather's reaction to a famous radio broadcast in 1938.
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Recorded in Jackson, Mississippi
Lauren Vincelli interviews her parents, Mary and Peter, about being high school sweethearts.
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Lauren Vincelli interviews her parents, Mary and Peter, about being high school sweethearts.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Jose Rodriguez tells his former coach Charles Zelinsky how he got involved in the Special... more.
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Jose Rodriguez tells his former coach Charles Zelinsky how he got involved in the Special Olympics.
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Recorded in Trenton, New Jersey
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