Search results for "1950s"

A PRIDE Playlist from StoryCorps Outloud

Posted on Thursday, June 25th, 2015.

In honor of Pride month, StoryCorps is celebrating OutLoud stories all month long. StoryCorps OutLoud is dedicated to recording and… Read more.

Test Stations

Posted on Thursday, October 10th, 2013.

The StoryCorps shorts are available to all public television stations. StoryCorps Animated Shorts can be viewed below and at…. Read more.

Mom Paperback Press Page

Posted on Friday, March 23rd, 2012.

Mom: A Celebration of Mothers from StoryCorps Press Release Mom is a timeless collection of the wit and wisdom of… Read more.

All There Is

Posted on Wednesday, January 25th, 2012.

All There Is: Love Stories from StoryCorps Press Release In StoryCorps’ newest book, All There Is: Love Stories from StoryCorps,… Read more.

Lesson Plan Clips

Posted on Thursday, August 25th, 2011.

UNIT 1 LESSON 2: WHY DO OUR STORIES MATTER “What was the saddest moment of your life?” Ezra Awumey to… Read more.

A Bartending Bubba

Posted on Tuesday, September 15th, 2009.

“At my age, you don’t want to do anything if its not fun,” said Rose Brudno as she got ready… Read more.

Brookland, not Brooklyn

Posted on Tuesday, August 25th, 2009.

Brookland is a neighborhood in northeast Washington, D.C. and is home to Catholic University (not to be confused with Brooklyn,… Read more.

Warm and Cozy in Five Degrees

Posted on Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009.

Besides boasting the spirit of the Fighting Irish, South Bend, Indiana, is teeming with stories and history in its branch… Read more.

Orange Jews: the Floridian Jewish Experience

Posted on Wednesday, November 12th, 2008.

The Jewish community in Florida is largely stereotyped as a legion of Northeastern bubbies and zeydies transplanted to the warm,… Read more.

Will it Play in Peoria?

Posted on Thursday, October 23rd, 2008.

Peoria, Illinois has become famous for its ability to most accurately represent a microcosm of the United States of America…. Read more.

The Poor House

Posted on Tuesday, October 7th, 2008.

Poor houses, or poor farms, were county or town-run residences where people without means were supported at public expense. They… Read more.

“The Ham Shack”

Posted on Thursday, September 11th, 2008.

Even 8 watts and a dipole can take one far farther than we know, anytime we push that mike button…. Read more.

The Lyons Den

Posted on Monday, August 25th, 2008.

That old black magic has me in its spell, that old black magic that you weave so well.- Johnny Mercer… Read more.


Posted on Tuesday, November 6th, 2007.

The StoryCorps shorts are available to all public television stations. StoryCorps Animated Shorts can be viewed below and at…. Read more.

Reverend Chen

Posted on Tuesday, September 4th, 2007.

Reverend Chen (left) came to the Booth on Monday with his son, Paul, to talk about surviving the 228 Incident… Read more.

Crossing Lake Sakakawea

Posted on Monday, August 1st, 2005.

Leaving New Town, we had to drive the booth over a very narrow bridge to cross Lake Sakakawea, a lake… Read more.