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Oral History Association Records, 1966 - present | Manuscripts

By Perri Hamilton

Collection Overview

Title: Oral History Association Records, 1966 - presentAdd to your cart.
ID: 01/HM.12
Primary Creator: Oral History Association (1966 - Present)
Extent: 202.0 Boxes
Arrangement: The papers are divided up by the individual names of the creators of the papers.
Date Acquired: 00/00/1977. More info below under Accruals.
Languages: English

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The papers in the Oral History Association Records reflect the work of individual members, often office holders in the organization.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Records of the Oral History Association from the individual members or office holders in that organization make up this collection.  The papers give details of the activities of the Oral History Association, charting its growth, activities, and the advances in the field.

Biographical Note

The Oral History Association was founded in 1966 to advance, collect and interpret oral history.  The OHA encourages best practices to guide those interested in conducting oral histories. The organization also recognizes achievments in the field with awards for oral history publications, non print media productions, teaching, and projects.

[Information for the Oral History Association comes from their web site,]

Administrative Information

Repository: Manuscripts
Accruals: 1977-022, 1978-017, 1978-018, 1978-019, 1978-020, 1979-024, 1979-025, 1979-026, 1980-020, 1980-021, 1980-022, 1980-023, 1980-024, 1980-025, 1980-026, 1980-027, 1980-036, 1981-024, 1981-025, 1981-026, 1981-027, 1981-028, 1981-029,  1982-011, 1982-016, 1982-017, 1982-018, 1982-019, 1981-020, 1982-33-28, 1983-01-02, 1983-15, 1984-02, 1984-04, 1985-14, 1985-33-34, 1985-49, 1986-01, 1986-03, 1986-07, 1986-22, 1986-35, 2016-092.
Access Restrictions: Selected items in this collection are restricted.  Please contact the UNT Archives for more information.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.
Acquisition Source: Ronald Marcello, Rita Benmayor
Acquisition Method: Gift
Other Note: For future accruals, request Box 194.

Box and Folder Listing

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Series 4: AdditionalAdd to your cart.
Box 3: Audio and Video TapesAdd to your cart.
Includes audio recording, video recording, and slides.
Item 1: First National Oral History Colloquium, Morning Session, September 28, 1966Add to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 2: Friday Morning and Afternoon, Side 1: Willa Baum, Transcribing Editing, Shumway – Side 2: CTM "overlap session", Legal Problems and Oral History. W 22½ minutesAdd to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 3: Friday Night Dinner Speech, HaleyAdd to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 4: Friday Night Speech (Dinner) – Haley, Master Part 1Add to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 5: Friday Night Dinner Speech – Haley, Master Part 2Add to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 6: John Howard Griffin's Speech to CCTE Convention Original Tape, Fort Worth, March 15, 1969Add to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 7: Oral History Conference, Snowbulletin, Tape by Roberta NullAdd to your cart.
VHS tape
Item 8: Reel One of Robert Penn Warren InterviewAdd to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 9: Reel Two of Robert Penn Warren InterviewAdd to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 10: Saturday Afternoon: Panel on Financial Support for OH, Sunday Morning: $ Lyle Brown StartsAdd to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 11: Sex Institute: Securing Sensitive Personal Information by InterviewersAdd to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 12: Sunday Morning: Indian StudiesAdd to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Item 13: UntitledAdd to your cart.
Reel to reel tape
Box 4: ManuscriptsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Oral History Comes of Age: The Tenth National Colloquium of the Oral History Association, Grove Park Inn, Asheville, North Carolina, October 24-26, 1975Add to your cart.
Folder 2: History Shared Through Memory: Fast Foward to Canada, The Eleventh National Colloquium of the Oral History Association, Chateau Montebello, Quebec Province, Canada, September 10-12, 1976Add to your cart.
Folder 3: National Workshop On Oral History, Hotel del Coronada, Coronada, California, October 20-21, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Other Voices Other Rooms: Cross-Cultural and Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives on Oral History, The Thirteenth National Colloquium of the Oral History Association, Savannah Inn, Savannah, Georgia, October 19-22, 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 5: The Sixteenth National Colloquium of the Oral History Association, Radisson Burlington Hotel, Burlington, Vermont, September 25-27, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 6: The Seventeenth National Colloquium of the Oral History Association, Menger Hotel, San Antonio, Texas, October 8-10, 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Oral History Association Speech Invitational Brochure, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Mission Development Exercise, Washington, DC, March 6-7, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Sound Historian, Journal of the Texas Oral History Association, 2007Add to your cart.

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