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Sterling WWII vet shares story for Library of Congress collection - Journal-Advocate

Sterling WWII vet shares story for Library of Congress collection - Journal-Advocate | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Sterling WWII vet shares story for Library of Congress collectionJournal-AdvocateThe Veterans History Project (VHP) of the Library of Congress American Folklife Center is primarily an oral history program that collects and preserves the first-hand...
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Western Illinois Museum shares local war veterans' stories in new exhibit - McDonough Voice

Western Illinois Museum shares local war veterans' stories in new exhibit - McDonough Voice | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Western Illinois Museum shares local war veterans' stories in new exhibitMcDonough VoiceBy Anonymous The Western Illinois Museum will open a new oral history exhibit this weekend that celebrates local war veterans, to run concurrently with Home...
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StartPoint Media

StartPoint Media | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
This is first episode of The Father Ryan Arts Center Studio 420 TV show that StartPoint Media produced. It airs on Moon Twp. Community Access Televison in September. Posted by Christopher at 12:21 PM ...
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StartPoint Media: Benefit Braddock

StartPoint Media: Benefit Braddock | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Uploads from StartPoint Media · Occupy Pittsburgh. 3 months ago. watabunchacrap · Living In Flynn. 3 months ago. New Publications Online From The US Forest Service Research and Development · Selecting and testing ...
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Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Project - The Social Voice ...

Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh Oral History Project - The Social Voice ... | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
PITTSBURGH, PA – February3, 2012 – Veteran Voices ofPittsburgh® is a nonprofit, multimedia oral history project jointlycreated by The Social Voice Project, The Veterans Breakfast Club, and StartPointMedia, Inc.
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Fairbanks Vietnam veteran honored for war heroics - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

Fairbanks Vietnam veteran honored for war heroics - Fairbanks Daily News-Miner | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Fairbanks Vietnam veteran honored for war heroicsFairbanks Daily News-MinerTaylor joined the US Army in 1964, during a period of heightening US involvement in the Vietnam War.
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An Oral History of the Guantánamo Bay Detention Center

An Oral History of the Guantánamo Bay Detention Center | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
On the 10th anniversary of the arrival of the first detainees at the infamous camp, Vanity Fair interviews dozens of lawyers, diplomats, soldiers, and former prisoners for their stories of Guantánamo.
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Amazon.com: Stories of Faith and Courage from the Vietnam War (Battlefields & Blessings) (9780899570198): Larkin Spivey: Books

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Amazon.com: Stories of Faith and Courage from the Vietnam War (Battlefields & Blessings) (9780899570198): Larkin Spivey: Books (Stories of Faith and Courage from the Vietnam War (Battlefields & Blessings):     In Stories of Faith...
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Vietnam war music video door gunner

VIETNAM MUSIC VIDEO welcome home to all Vietnam vets thanks all gave some some gave all What Did You Do in the War, Daddy ? call of duty black ops filmed aro...
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On Veterans Day, listen to the story of a veteran - Wis Opinion

On Veterans Day, listen to the story of a veteran - Wis Opinion | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
The GuardianOn Veterans Day, listen to the story of a veteranWis OpinionThis Veterans Day I hope that you will take a special moment to honor Frank Buckles and all of those who served in all of our nation's wars by listening to the story of a...
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Vets' oral histories written down - San Antonio Express

Vets' oral histories written down - San Antonio Express | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Vets' oral histories written downSan Antonio ExpressBut on Friday, his interviewers mostly were interested in chronicling his military service — part of a Veterans Day effort to gather oral histories for the Library of Congress.
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Students share oral histories of World War II vets - Sun-Sentinel

Students share oral histories of World War II vets - Sun-Sentinel | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Students share oral histories of World War II vetsSun-SentinelThey're completing an oral histories project involving video interviews with more than 10 local veterans.
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Society Plans World War II Oral History Project - Hartford Courant

Society Plans World War II Oral History ProjectHartford CourantThe Southington Historical Society is undertaking an oral history project to preserve the stories of local veterans of World War II before they are gone.
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Retirement home bands together to bring WWII stories to life - msnbc.com

Retirement home bands together to bring WWII stories to life - msnbc.com | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Retirement home bands together to bring WWII stories to lifemsnbc.com56 residents put their stories into a book. they tell the story of world war ii at home and away , and some of them share it with us.
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The Power of Music

The Power of Music | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
I got it from Kevin Farkas, founder of the Social Voice Project. Jack Leroy Tueller was a fighter pilot in Europe and an amateur trumpet player. He didn't drink, so playing music was his way to unwind after missions.
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StartPoint Media: Ohiopyle Time Lapse

StartPoint Media: Ohiopyle Time Lapse | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Uploads from StartPoint Media · Occupy Pittsburgh. 2 months ago. watabunchacrap · Living In Flynn. 2 months ago. New Publications Online From The US Forest Service Research and Development · In memorium: Leslie A.
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Life's Stories...: Beware of the BRG (Bean Re-enforcement Group)

Life's Stories...: Beware of the BRG (Bean Re-enforcement Group) | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Gulf War 1991. Prior to going over the breach we received a briefing from an American and British Officer on the tactical situation for us. We were all stood around in a half circle looking down at the sand, this was because they ...
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Mississippi Crossroads: Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall needs volunteers - Memphis Commercial Appeal

Mississippi Crossroads: Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall needs volunteers - Memphis Commercial Appeal | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Mississippi Crossroads: Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall needs volunteersMemphis Commercial AppealBy Henry Bailey Reservist Jeff Brantley makes a pencil etching of Marvin G.
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Vietnam Veterans to Receive Warm Welcome - Patch.com

Vietnam Veterans to Receive Warm Welcome - Patch.com | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Vietnam Veterans to Receive Warm WelcomePatch.comBy Joseph Wenzel IV The Department of Veterans Affairs along with the Central Connecticut State University Veterans History Project are organizing an event to give Vietnam veterans the welcome they...
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Jon-Allan Butterworth: From Iraq to the track

Jon-Allan Butterworth: From Iraq to the track | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
You may have met Jon-Allan Butterworth at the #Bradford #SkyRide: From Iraq to the track http://t.co/N9oHtrwN...
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Oral history project makes local stop to make stories count - Fwix


Given the chance to sit across a table in a cozy mobile recording studio and expand on their lives, what do people talk about?
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Thank You For Your Service: A Military Spouse Reflects on Veterans Day - Care2.com (blog)

Thank You For Your Service: A Military Spouse Reflects on Veterans Day - Care2.com (blog) | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Thank You For Your Service: A Military Spouse Reflects on Veterans DayCare2.com (blog)I love Dr.
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StoryCorps: Pearl Harbor survivor Frank Curre tells his story - The ...

StoryCorps: Pearl Harbor survivor Frank Curre tells his story - The ... | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
StoryCorps is America's largest nonprofit oral history organization. Each StoryCorps interview is recorded on a free CD for participants to take home and share with their loved one and archived for generations to come at the ...
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Congressman Tim Walberg encourages veterans to share their stories with ... - Southgate News Herald

Congressman Tim Walberg encourages veterans to share their stories with ... - Southgate News Herald | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Congressman Tim Walberg encourages veterans to share their stories with ...Southgate News HeraldThe program will connect Michigan's veterans with volunteers and family members who will record the personal narratives through audio, visual or written...
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Scrapbook site collects WWII oral histories for Congress library - Techworld.com

Scrapbook site collects WWII oral histories for Congress library - Techworld.com | Veteran Voices of Pittsburgh | Scoop.it
Scrapbook site collects WWII oral histories for Congress libraryTechworld.comThe Library of Congress is accepting the oral histories that 1000memories collects from the veterans, but the agency doesn't accept scanned photos for its archives, only...
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