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"The real record of history is found in the lives of the ordinary people who lived it. Collecting, preserving and sharing oral histories not only transmits knowledge from one generation to the next, it enhances our understanding of the past by illuminating personal experience."

- Texas Historical Commission

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Name Abstract Interview
Adamson, Roland Conrad Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Alaminsky, Lawrence Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Alston, Sue Brinkman Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Anhaiser, Leon Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Armstrong, Marie Elizabeth Michalec Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Arnwine, Lester Cleve Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Asthana, Namita Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Babineaux, Jean McCord Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Babovec, Albina Agnes Talasek Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Bailey, Hattie Mae Branch Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Baker, Robert Newton Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Balasubramanian, K Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Banfield, Neil Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Barak, Frank Lee Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Barton, Ray Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Beal, Rosie Lee Dogan Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Behrens, Della Krause; Cole, Mabel Krause Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Bellinoski, Adolph Aloise Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Berkman, Maurice Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Blair, Andrew 'Buddy' Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Bleil, Barbara Roane (2012) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Bleil, Barbara Roane (2013) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Bohac, Irene Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Bolden, Richard Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Brinkman Jr., Walter August Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Briscoe, Frank Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Briscoe, Mason  Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Brown, Doretha   Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Brown, Eugenia Virginia  Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Browning, Clara  Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Buettner, Janet Kruger Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Camacho, Mary Morales  Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Cangelosi, Angeline Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Cangelosi, Peter Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Carpenter, Patsy Lynne Stanford Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Cavazos, Lupe Rodriguez Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Coburn, Marialyne Ruffino Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Condrey, Dr. James Doyle Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Conrad, Roland Oscar and Carolyn Gregory Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Cooke, Gillian Lewis Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Cooper, Vance Thomas Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Council, Ann and Jeff Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Court, Roberta Jean Jester Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Court Jr., Charles Vincent Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Crosser, Robert Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Davis, Frank Barrett (2012) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Davis, Frank Barrett (2013) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Davis, U.L. (Pete) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
DeRegil, Helen Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Desai, Riddhi Panka Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Dinges, Sue Reese Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Dunkerly, Marie Muehr Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Edmundson, Lynn Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Elkins, Lawrence Newton Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Eversole, Aubrey Dean Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Falsone, Joe Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Ferguson, Thomas Bradford Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Fletcher, Inge-Ruth Sachs Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Fonville, Thomas Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Foss, Viola Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Franco, Frances Hernandez Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Frazier, Robin Dale Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Freudensprung, Bernice A. Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Frierson, John Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Frost, Robert Sherar Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Gilmore, Robert Glendell - 2015 Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Gilmore, Robert Glendell - 2016 Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Glenn, Lisa Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Goodsill, Jane Marshall Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Greenwood, Johnnie Mae Thomas Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Grounds, Howard Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Gupton, Melba Marguerite Votaw Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Gurecky, Doris Walcik Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Gurecky, Joe Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Hahn, Alice DeWalt Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Hall, Kenneth Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Hargarther, Robert C. Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Hartlage Jr., William 'Junior' Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Hargrove, JoAnn Cangelosi Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Hartman, Bill Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Hause, Mayme Rachuig Bass Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Henslee, Marilyn Reed Nichols  Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Hightower, Dorothy Pollard Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Hightower, Dorothy Pollard; Kelly, Sally Rachuig; Shelton, Mary Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Hunter, Lisa Rich Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Husbands, Tim and Hal Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Jackson, Rayshaad Jamail Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF
James, Zerlean Silas / Randle, Viola Gilmore Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Jan, Danny Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Jenkins Jr., Jewell Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Johnson, Freda Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Jones, Ben Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Kelly, Sally Rachuig Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Krause, Berry Fritz; Krause, Garrett Charles Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Krehmeier, Billie Vic Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Kuban Sr., Edward William Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Kubosh, Ernest Lewis Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Kucherka, Stanley Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Kumar, Rathna Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Kusy, Valentine Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Lachner, Bennett Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Lasher, George R. Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Landrum, Douglas Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Landrum, Lauren Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
LeGrand, Lee Elkins Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Leightenheimer, Jane Harrington Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Lewis, Bessie Lee Pettie Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Lindsey, Kathleen Joerger Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Little, William A. Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Louviere Jr., Bill Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Mahler II, Charles Fredrick Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
McAfee, Dennis A. Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
McColloch, Willie Ann Frels Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
McDonald, Pat and Dan Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
McGee, Dorothy Lynne Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
McLemore, Lois & Clarence Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
McNeill, Lida Louise Davis Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Meadows, Lonnie Esker Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Mellon, Harry Lee Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Mellon, Sidney Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Miller, Katherine (Trinka) Helmcamp Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Miller, Ron Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Monk, Steven Douglas Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Moore, Jack Hutchins (2013) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Moore, Jack Hutchins (2016) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Moore, Megan Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Morales Jr., George Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Moreno, Julia Garcia Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Morgan, Charlie Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Moroney, June Emerson Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Moroney, Linda L.S. "Muffie Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Morris Sr., Stewart Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Myers, David Edward Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
North, Nancy Stubbs Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Ognoskie, Lauraine Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Otto, Kenneth Bryce Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Owen, Allen Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Parker, Cee Cee & David Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Patterson, James David Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Payton, Lou Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Payton, Martha Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Pickett, D.C. Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Pirtle, John Elbert Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Placette, John Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Raghuthaman, Ayyam P. (Raghu) & Shantha Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Randon, Joseph Renwick Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Reese, Travis Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Reyes, Irineo (Neo) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Rich-Hall, Marseillaise Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Roberts, Bob Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Robinson, Joe Darst Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Rogers, Frank Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Rouse, Hugh Lamar Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Rozelle, Marjorie Bidwell Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Salazar, Leonel R. Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Sbrusch, Benny Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Scarborough, Virginia Davis (2011) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Scarborough, Virginia Davis (2013) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Scarcella, Leonard Leon Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Schumann, Robert Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Seger, Constance Ann Harris Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF
Shamblin IV, James Madison Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Shelton, Paulette Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Snedecor, Tarver Gayle Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Steffee, Samuel Lake Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Stuart Jr. & III, Julius Prentiss Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Stutzenbaker, Charles D. Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Tarver, Carlos Bennett Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Taylor, Earnest Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Thompson, Dr. Stanley Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Tullos Jr., Carl Burl Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Uresti, Guadalupe Arredondo Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Vaccaro, Lawrence Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Vela, Javier Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Vogelsang, Robert Louis Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Von-Maszewski, Wolfram M. Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Ward, Walter Lane Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Wendt, Billie Amilee Harris (11/03/2012) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Wendt, Billie Amilee Harris (11/19/2012) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Wendt, Billie Amilee Harris (04/27/2013) Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Wendt, Delbert Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Wendt, Jack Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Werner, Ruth Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Westmeyer, Herman Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Williams, Sadie Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Wilson, Dianne Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Woods, Nancy Stephenson Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
York, Mable Huff Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]
Youngblood, Michael Lee Abstract [PDF] Interview [PDF]

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