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Gilmont begins her interview by sharing details about her youth in Toledo, Oregon, the careers of her parents, and her childhood interests. She talks about her high school career and the authors and activities she was interested in during this time. …

In this interview, Peggy Allworth and interviewer Jennifer Lee review Allworth's OAC scrapbook, which is filled with photographs from her college days. The scrapbook spurs conversations about many of the objects that it holds and incites discussions…

Over the course of the interview, Allworth recounts her childhood at the turn of the century, focusing on aspects of life that have changed since her youth including family, fashion, morals, careers for women, and the consumption of alcohol.

She…

Parker begins his interview by detailing his childhood in Hacienda Heights, California. From there, he talks about his love for sports growing up; particularly for Los Angeles-area teams including the Dodgers, Rams and Lakers. He next explains his…

In the interview, Robert Ingalls discusses the extraordinary life and personality of his father, Claude Eugene Ingalls (1877-1950), who was the editor of The Corvallis Gazette-Times from 1915 until his retirement in 1950, as well as a member of the…

Headrick begins her interview by talking about her early memories, including her family life and ancestry. She proudly notes that hers was a "first family" of Tennessee, and notes other historical facts about her ancestors. As part of this, she tells…

Retired professor of dance Betty Lynd Thompson describes her youth and the beginnings of her interest in dance. She also details the lives of her parents and their interests, before talking about where she attended university and obtained her…

Margaret Milliken describes dormitory life at Oregon State College from when she lived in Waldo Hall in the early 1940s, details the physical education program during that same period, and reflects on the local impact of World War II. From there, she…

Gilkey begins the interview by talking about his youth: where he grew up, and what his parents did for a living. Then, he begins to talk about attending Albany College (1929-1933), and how he managed to pay for college right at the beginning of the…

Konrad talks about being from Wisconsin and her move to Oregon, which occurred about three and a half years ago from the date of this recording. She details her career path and what drove her to move to Oregon. She also talks in length about her…