Oral History Episodes

Presidency Public History Oral History

182. Recording an Oral History of the Obama Presidency with Evan D. McCormick

Oct. 29, 2020

What is a legacy? As the artist Lin-Manual Miranda tells us, it’s planting seeds in a garden you never get to see. American presidents, regardless of party, spend a great deal of time during their presidencies and after they…

Native America Oral History Early America Society & Culture

179. Revitalizing Myaamia Language and Culture with George Ironstrack

Oct. 8, 2020

In the eighteenth century, the Myaamia people inhabited what are now parts of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and Wisconsin. More commonly known in English as the Miami, the Myaamia figure prominently in the early history of the Un…