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oral history

noun as in spoken historical recollection

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Also, when Nelson died and Hugh Morrow did his own oral history project and talked to about 75 Rockefeller associates.

I often wonder if I should have donated the triage tag to the museum or recorded my oral history for its collections.

Video courtesy of The Center for Oral History at West Point.

Show creator Matthew Weiner and star Jon Hamm offer an oral history of the gut-wrenching, Emmy-nominated episode.

RELATED: An oral history of presidents' final flights home.

The status of black servicemen in the integration era has attracted considerable attention among oral history enthusiasts.

A surprise oral history quiz caught her completely unprepared.


On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to oral history, such as: firsthand account, folk literature, narrative history, oral record, survivors' account, and witnesses' account.

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