Miami Valley StoryCorps

Miami Valley StoryCorps interviews are the result of WYSO’s collaboration with StoryCorps, the national oral history collection project that visited Dayton in the spring of 2010 and 2014. All the Miami Valley StoryCorps segments consist of interviews between two local residents.

William Mullins and Chad Stiles
StoryCorps

On Miami Valley StoryCorps we bring you conversations between local people who went to the StoryCorps booth in Dayton in 2014. Today, we hear Chad Stiles interview his former teacher William Mullins about the Antioch School in Yellow Springs.

This interview was edited by Community Voices producer Steve McQueen.

StoryCorps

On Miami Valley StoryCorps we bring you conversations between local people who visited the StoryCorps booth in Dayton in 2014. Today we meet Yasmeen Allen and her husband Mitchell Allen. They talked about their family, their relationship, and their first blind date.

This interview was edited by Community Voices producer and Antioch College student Mari Smith.

Thelma Beam and Jamie Krull
StoryCorps

On Miami Valley StoryCorps we bring you conversations between local people who went to the StoryCorps booth in Dayton in 2014. Today, we hear Jamie Krull interview her mother, Thelma Beam about her childhood and her education.

This interview was edited by Community Voices producer and Antioch College student Mari Smith.

Anthony Whitmore and Mayra Sierra
StoryCorps

On Miami Valley StoryCorps we bring you conversations between local people who went to the StoryCorps booth in West Dayton in the spring of 2014. Today, we hear Mayra Sierra interview Anthony Whitmore. He's the president of MLK Dayton, a local social justice organization.

This interview was edited by Community Voices producer Tom Amrhein.

StoryCorps

On Miami Valley StoryCorps we bring you conversations between local people who went to the StoryCorps booth in Dayton in the spring of 2014.  Today, we hear Michael Cole interview his father, Peter Cole, about his military service abroad.

This interview was edited by Community Voices producer Dan Gummel.

StoryCorps

On Miami Valley StoryCorps we bring you conversations between local people who went to the StoryCorps booth in 2014 when it was at the Dayton Aviation Heritage Park in West Dayton. National Park Service ranger Robert Peterson has helped build the park since 1995. Peterson and fellow ranger Karen Rosga came to StoryCorps to discuss history as storytelling, the Wright Brothers, Paul Laurence Dunbar, and the park’s impact on its West Dayton neighborhood.

This interview was edited by Community Voices producer David Seitz.

Asfia Ahmad and Khursid Ahmad
StoryCorps

On Miami Valley StoryCorps we bring you conversations between local people who went to the StoryCorps booth in Dayton in 2014.

Bing Davis and Margaret Peters
StoryCorps

Friday, in hundreds of schools across the nation, prominent African Americans will go back to schools in their local communities to talk to students about their experiences. It’s part of the 6th Annual Back to School With The HistoryMakers program.

Dayton Artist Willis “Bing” Davis has spent a great deal of his life educating children and young adults about the importance of the arts and Friday he’ll talk to Belmont High School students about this year’s HistoryMakers theme: Commitment

(from left) Richard Lapedes, Helen Lapedes, Maureen Lynch
StoryCorps

On Miami Valley StoryCorps we bring you conversations between local people who went to the StoryCorps booth in Dayton in 2014. Today we hear Helen Lapedes interview her parents, Richard Lapedes and Maureen Lynch, about the early days of their marriage and their decision to become parents.

This interview was edited by Community Voices producer Dan Gummel.

Mary Ellington and Cecelia Long
StoryCorps

On Miami Valley StoryCorps we bring you conversations between local people who went to the StoryCorps booth in Dayton.

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