Using Oral Histories

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Using Oral Histories

Instructional Resource

This curriculum pack was produced by the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania and explores the importance of oral histories in archival work and prepares prepare students to conduct oral histories.  The three lessons should be followed consecutively. They guide students towards creating their own oral history about a subject--click on the paperclip to find the activities that make up each lesson. Sources  and materials are also included (be sure to click on the paper clip and/or info icon on each item to find out more about it).