Month: July 2016

I Have the Original Story | Jack Rominger   On this episode of Argot: Audio Short Stories from the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Collection, we hear a Japanese story.  Jack Rominger shares a story originally told on June 19, 2011 to the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative in O’Hara Township, Pennsylvania.  This audio […]

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It’s Not Worth Killing a Guy | George Tita   On this episode of Argot: Audio Short Stories from the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Collection, George Tita shares a story originally told on June 26, 2013 to the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania.  This audio short story is engineered […]

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Joe Todd | Oklahoma Veterans Oral History   On episode 29 of Veteran Voices: The Oral History Podcast, we have a conversation with veterans oral historian Joe Todd.  Recorded July 16, 2016. Host: Kevin Farkas.  Audiography: Kevin Farkas.     Joe Todd of Bartlesville, Oklahoma has been carefully recording and preserving the stories of veterans for […]

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Almost Routine | Larry Googins   On this episode of Argot: Audio Short Stories from the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Collection, Larry Googins shares a story originally told on June 17, 2014 to the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative in Rochester, Pennsylvania.  This audio short story is engineered and produced by Kevin Farkas. […]

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They Say It Heals | Larry Tanner   On this episode of Argot: Audio Short Stories from the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Collection, Larry Tanner shares a story originally told on September 27, 2014 to the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative in Beaver, Pennsylvania.  This audio short story is engineered and produced by […]

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Richard Jones | Letters Home from WWII   On episode 3 of the podcast, curator Jamie Stoner of the Allegheny-Kiski Valley Historical Society and Heritage Museum talks with Richard Jones of State College, Pennsylvania.  Richard recently donated a collection of war-time letters written by his father, Richard E. Jones, who served with the Army’s 29th […]

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Cries | Jaqueline Winowich   On this episode of Argot: Audio Short Stories from the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Collection, Jaqueline Winowich shares a story originally told on November 23, 2012 to the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  This audio short story is engineered and produced by Kevin Farkas. […]

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Pull Up! | Tom Wiley   On this episode of Argot: Audio Short Stories from the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Collection, Tom Wiley shares a story originally told on January 27, 2012 to the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania.  This audio short story is engineered and produced by […]

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There’s Always Hope | Bill Silver   On this episode of Argot: Audio Short Stories from the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Collection, Bill Silver shares a story originally told on October 30, 2015 to the Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Initiative in Beaver, Pennsylvania.  This audio short story is engineered and produced by […]

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