At the end of an oral history project you will understand the oral historian's challenges from the inside-out, and you will forever. But when we started an oral history project for which i asked my though oral history projects are typically assigned to secondary school edutopia®, schools. The vietnam center and archive oral history project seeks to preserve the history of the vietnam war era through the spoken word of the participants. Oral history around the uk for additional information about oral history around the uk have a look at the oral history society website for oral history in the east. Emphasizing the voices least represented in the archival record, the college’s oral history program documents events and issues that have shaped dartmouth college.
Home page for the veterans history project, american folklife center, library of congress motivated by the urgent need to collect the stories and experiences of war. The principles and best practices for oral history update and oral historians or others responsible for planning the oral history project should choose. Era oral history project the era oral history project focuses on the views of women who worked both for and against the passage of the amendment in washington state.
Oral history projects current projects the following projects are actively recruiting and recording narrators for more information, please contact the designated. Tutorials: beginning an oral history project the samuel proctor oral history program offers workshops in oral history practice, methodology and fieldwork for. Oral history interviews: in order to get the most out of an oral history project, it is essential to develop a solid plan at the very beginning the.
Dc everest oral history project is home to the preservation of wisconsin history, from the people who lived through it. The act-up oral history project is a collection of interviews with surviving members of the aids coalition to unleash power, new york.
The intrepid sea, air and space museum launched an oral history project in may 2013, with the goal of collecting the stories of those who served on board the historic. Mississippi oral history projectthe mississippi oral history project (mohp) is a statewide initiative to record mississippians talking about their experiences, from. Oral history is the collection and study of historical information about individuals, families, important events, or everyday life using audiotapes, videotapes, or.