Oral Histories

Interviews of the following organizations and individuals have been conducted.  More information about each interviewee, including main topics of their interview, are included on the prefaces page accessed from the Oberlin Oral History Project page. Interviewees are listed in alphabetical order.  Researchers interested in particular topics or events can contact us and request to use our indexes or read the transcripts or listen to the audiotapes.


Interviewed, yet to be processed: Gabriella Bachnika, Dorothy Baker, Midge Brittingham / Christ Church Female Priests, Scott Broadwell (Plum Creek), Rob DiSpirito, John Elder (Plum Creek), Linda Gilmore (Plum Creek), Geneva "Gigi" Jones, Robert "BJ" Jones, Sarah MacLennan Kerr, Jean Kohut, Booker Peek, Story Circle: Ninde Program, Lillie Faye Taylor, Francine Toss, Ian Yarber (Plum Creek)


Story Circle: Community Players

Story Circle: Downtown Business

Story Circle: Oberlin Oral History Project

Story Circle: OHIO to OHC

Story Circle: Retired Teachers

Story Circle: Vietnam

Apollo Theatre Memories

Juneteenth 2009

Oberlin Medicine: Allen Hospital / Oberlin Clinic


Ellen Adams

Paul B. Arnold

Millie Haulk Arthrell

Chuck Bailey

Clifford Berry

Sigrid Boe

Laurine Bongiorno

Laura Boos

Foster W. and Edith Bows

Dorothy S. Boyers

Mabel J. Brown

Corwin S. Burrer

Jeanne Butts (family project)

Delores Carter

Gladys Champney

Lee Champney

Mildred Locke Chapin

Dave Clark

Marianne Cochrane

C. Lea Comings

Magdalene Jackson Cox

John Denny

Stella Mallory Dickerman

Theresa Dietz

Corrine Durand Dudley

Marion Dudley

Richard Dunn

Walt Edling

Manuel Espinoza

Mrs. Marvyl Fields

Mary Wright Fisk

Arthur M. Fowls

Blanche Pettiford Fox

Harold Gibson

Richard Gilbert

Lillian Adora Godette

Maynard Gott

Bernice Grant

Esther Brown Gutman

Kinzer Habecker

Mildred F. Haines

May (Ruby) Van Ausdale Hall

Myriam Lahaurine Johnston (Mrs. Richard R. Hallock)

Aaron Hamlin

Grace M. Harlow

Elmer Garfield Harris

Margaret Haylor

Karl Florian Heiser

Hope Hibbard

Glenn S. Hobbs, Jr.

Arthur Holbrook

Herman Hudnell

Lewis J. Ives

Maurice Ives

Gertrude Jacob

Douglas Johnson

Douglas Johnson (Architecture)

Helen Davidson Johnson

Marjorie Witt Johnson

Shirley R. Johnson

George T. Jones

Mary H. Joy

Marion Bradley Kelly

Marguerite Huston King

Carl Wade, Jr., and Rebecca Kinney

Louise Jones Kolb

Marvin Luther Kolb

George Langeler

Alice Lawson

Marie Lehti

Bert Locke

Frank C. Locke

Bill Long

Norman G. Long

Richard Lothrop

James Lubetkin

Molly R. Ludwig

Margaret Maruschak

Charles Mayle

Mary Beth Hartson McCalla

Otis C. McKee

Anna Melcher

Charles A. and Harriet Mosher

Pat Murphy

Eric Nord

Evan Nord

Jane Nord

Marjorie Peabody Parker

Allan Patterson

Carrie Pease

Jeanne Pease

Witt (Wallace) Pettiford

Connie Ponder

Gene Presti

Alice F. Quinn

Harriet Decker Reynolds

Barry Richard / Chalk Walk

Ken Roose

Lee Ross

Minnie Louise Rucker

Edward J. Sable

Mildred Salo

Margaret R. Schauffler

Susan Schubert

Gerald Scott

Janie Burgess Scott

Eugene (Jean) Simon

Dorothy Smith

Margaret Smith

Alice Spotts

Elizabeth (Betty) Spurlock

Ursula Stechow

Bill & Arlene Steel

Patricia B. (Patty) Stetson

Sherry Suttles

J. Ransom Taylor

Tom Taylor

Elizabeth (Betty) Thomas

Robert S. (Bob) Thomas

Robert S. Thomas (Bob), joint interview
with George Jones and Betty Thomas

Eugene Tresch

Archibald R. Tuck

Jennie Tucker

Bill Van Ausdale

Rosamund Watson

Frankell Wade White

Richard Williams

Dean Wolfe

Dudley Wood

Florene Worcester

Frank Zavodsky