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Doing oral history

a practical guide

by Donald A. Ritchie

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oral history,
  • Oral history -- Methodology,
  • Historiography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-303) and index.

    StatementDonald A. Ritchie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD16.14 .R57 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318 p. ;
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3674545M
    ISBN 100195154339, 0195154347
    LC Control Number2003009205

    I hated doing oral history interviews. My grandmother hated being interviewed. Bringing Your Family History to Life through Social History. Cincinnati: Betterway Books, Sharon DeBartolo Carmack is a Certified Genealogist, executive editor of Family Tree Books (formerly Betterway Books), contributing editor for Family Tree Magazine. Education. He graduated from the City College of New York in ; and received a master's degree, in , and a Ph.D., in , from the University of Maryland, College Park.. Career. Ritchie served in the U.S. Marine Corps from to As associate historian in the Senate Historical Office, beginning in , Ritchie conducted oral history interviews with former senators and retired.

    Southern Oral History, “Like a Family:” This site includes research findings, images, oral histories, and teaching resources about industrialization in North Carolina and life in mill villages, based on the major oral history project that also resulted in the book Like a Family: The Making of a . Book Exchange If you have this book go ahead and post it here and your listing will appear for all students at your school who have classes requiring this specific book. Make sure to price the book competitively with the other options presented, so you have the best chance of selling your book.

    Footnote citation for one interview in a multi-volume oral history: John Laird, Transcript of an oral history conducted , in Out in the Redwoods: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender History at UC Santa Cruz, - , Regional History Project, UC Santa Cruz Library, University of California, Santa Cruz, , pp This story was originally published August 20th, It’s easy to imagine that, 15 years from now, television audiences will take for granted the existence of groundbreaking series like Orange.


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