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Learn how to grill your grandparents and quiz your cousins about family history details. Our guide outlines the key steps for planning, executing and preserving oral history interviews.
8/13/2014
More incentive to interview your relatives.
8/4/2014
Good help for your memoir isn't hard to find. Employ our guide to choosing and Using personal historians.
8/1/2014
You don't have to go to great length to capture far-flung relatives memories: Just call on these five ways to conduct oral history interviews across the miles.
7/31/2014
It’s time for a trip down memory lane. Follow our guide to planning a tour of your family's ancestral homes.
7/28/2014
Expert answers on how to help a child do a family history interview with Grandma or Grandpa.
11/25/2013
Ready to channel your inner Diane Sawyer or Larry King? Interview your relatives to capture family history details and stories.
1/9/2013
Read a brief first-hand account of a prison for females in the 1800s.
9/24/2012
How do you find people to interview about your family? And when you've got them on the line, what's the best way to breach sensitive subjects? We'll tell you how.
12/29/2010
Add these kin and acquaintances to your interview list, and you may discover surprising facts and anecdotes about your ancestors.
12/29/2010
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