Trudy Henry tells her daughter Jan Scoggins about some unexpected visitors.
Trudy Henry tells her daughter Jan Scoggins about some unexpected visitors.
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Carol Harllee interviews her father, Robert.
Mitchell Agoos remembers protesting the 1955 Carnegie Hall debut of conductor Herbert von Karajan, a... more.
Mitchell Agoos remembers protesting the 1955 Carnegie Hall debut of conductor Herbert von Karajan, a former member of the Nazi party.
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Robert Holmes talks about his family being among the first to integrate a neighborhood in... more.
Robert Holmes talks about his family being among the first to integrate a neighborhood in Edison, New Jersey.
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Ironworkers Kerry Davis (L) and Ken Hopper (R), who have been working together for 25... more.
Ironworkers Kerry Davis (L) and Ken Hopper (R), who have been working together for 25 years, talk about rescuing suicide jumpers ...
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Blanca Alvarez tells her daughter, Connie, about crossing the border from Mexico to the United... more.
Blanca Alvarez tells her daughter, Connie, about crossing the border from Mexico to the United States.
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Paul Bizzaro (R) and his brother James (L) remember growing up on Liberty Island--home of... more.
Paul Bizzaro (R) and his brother James (L) remember growing up on Liberty Island--home of the Statue of Liberty.
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Mary Caplan tells her friend Emily Collazo about her brother's death from AIDS in the... more.
Mary Caplan tells her friend Emily Collazo about her brother's death from AIDS in the early 1980s.
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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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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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Gustavo Mestas talks to his daughter, Ileana, about escaping from Cuba to the U.S. in... more.
Gustavo Mestas talks to his daughter, Ileana, about escaping from Cuba to the U.S. in 1963.
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90-year-old Sid Radner talks about the annual Halloween seance he holds to try to contact... more.
90-year-old Sid Radner talks about the annual Halloween seance he holds to try to contact Harry Houdini.
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Harvey Sherman remembers October 3, 1951, when the Brooklyn Dodgers lost the pennant on a... more.
Harvey Sherman remembers October 3, 1951, when the Brooklyn Dodgers lost the pennant on a home run known as the "shot heard ...
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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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Charlie Morris (L) remembers his brother's death in 1939, with his cousin Sylvester Lewis (R).
Charlie Morris (L) remembers his brother's death in 1939, with his cousin Sylvester Lewis (R).
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Eileen Tarr and her sister Ellen Hess remember their father leaving for the Vietnam War.
Eileen Tarr and her sister Ellen Hess remember their father leaving for the Vietnam War.
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David Wilson, a plaintiff in the 2004 court decision legalizing same-sex marriage in Massachusetts, remembers... more.
David Wilson, a plaintiff in the 2004 court decision legalizing same-sex marriage in Massachusetts, remembers the death of his first partner.
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Kenneth Honeycutt tells his wife Gaye about witnessing the New London School Explosion of 1937.
Kenneth Honeycutt tells his wife Gaye about witnessing the New London School Explosion of 1937.
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Ramon "Chunky" Sanchez remembers how teachers changed the names of Mexican-American students during the 1950s.
Ramon "Chunky" Sanchez remembers how teachers changed the names of Mexican-American students during the 1950s.
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