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Collection Details


Collection Name: Youngstown State University Oral History Collection
Repository Name: Youngstown State University. William F. Maag Library [Repository Details]
Repository Location: Youngstown, Ohio, United States
URL: http://www.maag.ysu.edu/oralhistory/oral_hist.html
Dates Spanned: 1974-
Description: The Youngstown State University Oral History Collection, begun in 1974, collects and preserves first-person narratives of northeastern Ohioans who have participated in, or closely observed events which have significantly affected both the state and nation. The Oral History Collection houses over eleven hundred interviews including personal narratives focusing on World War II, Vietnam, Youngstown College (University), Greek, Puerto Rican, Romanian, Russian and Italian culture, industry (steel, pottery, brick, labor relations, coal, and railroads), politics, the Holocaust, and religion.
Interviews: [172 interview(s) listed in this collection]
Broad Subjects: Geography; History; Communities
ASP Subjects: Ohio; Ohio--History; Oral history; United States; Youngstown (Ohio)--History; Youngstown, OH
Collection Code: OHC0001420