O. Oral History Collection
Found in 989 Collections and/or Records:
Armbrust, Wilda Hayden (1914-1990): Interview and memoir
Armitage, Katherine b. 1936: Interview and memoir
Armitage, charter member of Sangamon State University library faculty, recalls her interview and hiring, impressions of the university, library staff, curriculum committee, and the opening of the university. She also discusses the temporary library in the Osco building and the early circulation policy.
1 tape, 90 min., 17 pp. Interview by Cullom Davis, 1975 OPEN See collateral file
Arnold, John (1950-2012): Interview and memoir
Artis, Orville (1908-1976): Interview and memoir
Arvey, Colonel Jacob (1896-1977): Memoir
Audi, Mary: Memoir
PROGRESSIVE MINERS WOMEN'S AUXILIARY PROJECT
See Louise Fassero
Ault, James: Interview and memoir
STEAMBOATS AND INLAND RIVERS
Ault, riverboat musician, recalls his experiences as a musician on board riverboats on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers: music and songs performed, bands and musicians, working conditions, and the cargo transported on the boats.
1 tape, 60 min., 13 pp. Interview by John Knoepfle, 1956 OPEN: released by John Knoepfle
Bachrach, Betty Baer: Interview
Betty Bachrach discusses family history and life in San Francisco, California, and attending Stanford University; teaching; WWII; courtship and marriage; move to Decatur, Illinois; children and family life; Jewish religion; work with the League of Women Voters and the Decatur Planning Commission; and her retirement and move to Florida.
4 tapes, 360 mins. Interview by Cullom Davis, 1986 RESTRICTED: No legal release. See collateral file: interviewer's notes and edited memoir.