Dorothy Glinton tells her son, Sonari, about becoming a manager at Ford Motor Plant in... more.
Dorothy Glinton tells her son, Sonari, about becoming a manager at Ford Motor Plant in Chicago.
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Recorded in Chicago, Illinois
Gordon Bolar tells StoryCorps founder Dave Isay about his son, Army Specialist Matthew Bolar, who... more.
Gordon Bolar tells StoryCorps founder Dave Isay about his son, Army Specialist Matthew Bolar, who was killed in Iraq in 2007.
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Recorded in Kalamazoo, Michigan
90-year-old James Lacy tells his daughter, Jamie Breed, about his father's general store in Comanche... more.
90-year-old James Lacy tells his daughter, Jamie Breed, about his father's general store in Comanche County, Texas.
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Recorded in Abilene, Texas
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
Elizabeth Olson and her colleagues at the Veterans Crisis Line talk about helping callers through... more.
Elizabeth Olson and her colleagues at the Veterans Crisis Line talk about helping callers through their darkest hours.
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Recorded in Canandaigua, New York
Christine and Gordon Schei talk about learning that their son, Army Sergeant Erik Schei, had... more.
Christine and Gordon Schei talk about learning that their son, Army Sergeant Erik Schei, had been shot in the head ...
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Recorded in Rio Rancho, New Mexico
Marine Corporal Paul Wayman (L) talks with his friend Nathanael Roberti, (R) a former Navy... more.
Marine Corporal Paul Wayman (L) talks with his friend Nathanael Roberti, (R) a former Navy Seal, about their trouble readjusting ...
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Recorded in San Diego, California
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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Constance Labetti remembers her boss, Ron Fazio, who died in the World Trade Center attacks... more.
Constance Labetti remembers her boss, Ron Fazio, who died in the World Trade Center attacks on September 11, 2001.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Mark Edens tells his daughter, Jessie, about his career with the Michigan State Police.
Mark Edens tells his daughter, Jessie, about his career with the Michigan State Police.
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Recorded in Atlanta, Georgia
New York City cab driver Jerry Tierstein (R) tells fellow cab driver Andrew Vollo (L)... more.
New York City cab driver Jerry Tierstein (R) tells fellow cab driver Andrew Vollo (L) about a memorable passenger.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Paul Crowley (L) talks with his friend and fellow veteran Anthony Bravo Esparza (R), who... more.
Paul Crowley (L) talks with his friend and fellow veteran Anthony Bravo Esparza (R), who calls himself "Dreamer," about the ...
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Recorded in Los Angeles, California
Mary Morris remembers her husband, Thomas, one of two Washington D.C. postal workers who died... more.
Mary Morris remembers her husband, Thomas, one of two Washington D.C. postal workers who died from exposure to anthrax ...
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Recorded in Beach Park, Illinois
Dean Smith, who spent 40 years as a stunt double for Hollywood Westerns, talks with... more.
Dean Smith, who spent 40 years as a stunt double for Hollywood Westerns, talks with his wife, Debby, and son, Finis.
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Recorded in Breckenridge, Texas
Hyman Bloom (L) tells fellow taxicab driver Andrew Vollo (R), about driving a cab for... more.
Hyman Bloom (L) tells fellow taxicab driver Andrew Vollo (R), about driving a cab for over 30 years. Hyman Bloom retired ...
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Judge Joe Pigott tells his wife, Lorraine, about Willie Earl "Pip" Dow, a man he... more.
Judge Joe Pigott tells his wife, Lorraine, about Willie Earl "Pip" Dow, a man he sentenced many times.
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Recorded in Jackson, Mississippi
Brooklyn-born Joe Spano tells his son Joe Jr. about opening a small Italian restaurant in... more.
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
Sarafina Viviano asks her mother, Dana, about her work as a cancer nurse.
Sarafina Viviano asks her mother, Dana, about her work as a cancer nurse.
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Recorded in St. Louis, Missouri
Richard Pecorella remembers his fiancee, Karen Juday, who was killed in the World Trade Center... more.
Richard Pecorella remembers his fiancee, Karen Juday, who was killed in the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Retired New York City firefighter John Vigiano Sr. remembers his sons, John Jr., a firefighter,... more.
Retired New York City firefighter John Vigiano Sr. remembers his sons, John Jr., a firefighter, and Joe, a policeman, who ...
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Recorded in Baldwin, New York