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Creating an Oral History Project (Session 2 of 2)
Tuesday, June 19, 2012, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Faith Baptist College
1900 NW 4th St, Ankeny IA map...
Learn how to organize and record a professional oral history project for family members or individuals with a shared experience. Materials on oral histories and the MU Extension publication, “A History of Me,” will be provided to participants, lunch will be provided and a field trip is also included. Any person with a love of history or anyone who works with older audiences should be interested in this class. There is a classroom portion to this program, along with handouts and a field trip to observe a professional quality oral history project being done with former one-room school students and teachers in the same building by members of the Missouri State Historical Society.
More information about this event
Presentation to attendees at the national conference of the Country School Association of America. Focus will be on how to organize an oral history event for one-room school organizations.
Registration is required by calling 417-881-8909; members of the Ozarks Country School Association receive a discount of $5.