Browse Oral Histories - Untranscribed - UIS by Contributor "Golden, Rhonda"

  • Golden, Betty (1983)
    Golden recalls her childhood in Brooklyn, New York, the Depression, family, Jewish religion and holidays, marriage, move to Fort Wayne, Indiana, home business, anti-semitism, and employment. Interview by Rhonda Golden, ...

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  • Weber, Jessica (1983)
    Weber, writer and journalist, discusses her interest in writing: attending Greenville College, work for Springfield's State Journal-Register, police and legislative reporting, sexism, and writing novels. Interview by Rhonda ...

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  • Johnston, Laura (1983)
    Laura Johnston, artist and aviator, discusses art, music, and her aviation interests. She relates her childhood interest in art, piano lessons, teaching piano and music, attendance at the Western Conservatory of Music, ...

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  • Scalzo, Lillian (1983)
    Scalzo recalls her interest and involvement with the arts: attending Kandinsky Academy and the Chicago Art Institute, establishment of the Springfield Art Association, teaching art, collections and exhibits, and types and ...

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  • Johnston, Mary (1983)
    Mary Johnston discusses her work as a physical therapist, teacher, and photojournalist: childhood interest in photography and sports; physical education in college; work as a physical therapist in the army and in New York; ...

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  • Coutrakon, Phyllis (1983)
    Coutrakon, photographer, discusses photography and art; her parents' interests and attitudes; home life in Peoria, Illinois; interest in astronomy; as well as cameras and film. Interview by Rhonda Golden, 1983. 5 tapes, 290 mins.

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