oral histories (document genres)
Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: Works that record interviews conducted to preserve the recollections of persons whose experience or memories are representative or are of special historical or social significance.
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
American Indian Oral History: Interview with Daniel Sheehan, Interview Date: 1976 December 10, Date Digitized: 2/10/2017
Scope and Contents The oral history interview of Daniel Sheehan regarding his legal work with the Wounded Knee II trials was conducted by UNO student Sandra Baxter on December 10, 1976. Sheehan discussed at length the conditions of Native Americans' land and civil rights in the 1970s and the Wounded Knee II trials.
Dates: Interview Date: 1976 December 10; Date Digitized: 2/10/2017
American Indian Oral History: Interview with Ralph Preston, Interview Date: 1975 November 2, Date Digitized: 2/2/2017
Scope and Contents The oral history interview with Ralph Preston was conducted by UNO student Sandra Baxter on November 2, 1975. Preston was a member of the Omaha tribe. Preston talked about his background and role as the Native American Student Advisor at UNO for the Minority Affairs Office. He also discussed religion, discrimination, Native American heritage and pride, urban life for native people, prejudice and racism, Native American rights, and the American Indian Movement (AIM).
Dates: Interview Date: 1975 November 2; Date Digitized: 2/2/2017
American Indian Oral History: Interview with Wallace McClellan, Interview Date: 1976 March 19, Date Digitized: 1/27/2017
Scope and Contents The oral history interview of Wallace McClellan was conducted by UNO student Sandra Baxter on March 19, 1976. McClellan was a full-blooded member of the Sac and Fox Nation of Oklahoma. His great-great-great grandfather was Black Hawk, war chief of the Sauk tribe who lead a band of warriors during the Black Hawk War of 1832. In his interview, McClellan shared his stories about being a baseball player and playing the trumpet. He also discussed his brother's exploits as an entertainer for a Wild...
Dates: Interview Date: 1976 March 19; Date Digitized: 1/27/2017