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Oral histories of African-American men in Pittsburgh as collected by African-American boys and young men in Grades 5 to 12.

Oral histories of African-American men in Pittsburgh as collected by African-American boys and young men in Grades 5 to 12.

Location:

United States

Description:

Oral histories of African-American men in Pittsburgh as collected by African-American boys and young men in Grades 5 to 12.

Language:

English

Contact:

4125866300


Episodes

S4 E10 Marcellus Allen

1/16/2021
Youth interviewers Ryan Jennings-Gard & Chase Mitchell collected this oral history of Marcellus Allen from McKeesport City Hall. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:05:07

S4 E9 George Webb Sr.

1/9/2021
Youth interviewers Demetrius Allen-Green, Gerrod Travis & Yamir Nelson collected this oral history of George Webb Sr. from Homewood. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:06:18

S4 E8 Ricky Hardy

1/2/2021
Youth interviewers Jassaun Davidson, Isaac Hall & Gildas Kodjo collected this oral history of Ricky Hardy from Father Ryan Arts Center in Sto-Rox. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:05:33

S4 E7 Carl Truss

12/26/2020
Youth interviewers Terron Jackson & Chazz Daniels collected this oral history of Carl Truss from University Prep in the Hill District. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:06:11

S4 E6 Neal Williams, III

12/19/2020
Youth interviewers John Krall, Keylen Kenney & Xzavier Rodgers collected this oral history of Neal Williams, III from Brothers and Sisters Emerging in Garfield. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:06:11

S4 E5 Isaac Franklin

12/12/2020
Youth interviewers Ben Beyer, Devontay Duell & Kevin Faty collected this oral history of Isaac Franklin from Trinity AME Zion Church in Sheraden. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:06:41

S4 E4 Demetrius Ballard

12/5/2020
Youth interviewers Solomon Morris & Marquise Pete collected this oral history of Demetrius Ballard from Wilkinsburg. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:05:19

S4 E3 Rev. Michael Murray

11/28/2020
Youth interviewers Israel Higgins & Floyd Nichols collected this oral history of Reverend Michael Murray from Hazelwood. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:06:07

S4 E2 James Brown

11/21/2020
Youth interviewers Justice Perry, Phillip Thompson III & Nathawan Weatherspoon collected this oral history of James Brown from Homewood. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:06:08

S4 E1 Brandon Ifill

11/14/2020
Youth interviewers Ronald Wiggins, Raymeir Williams & Garrison Kemp collected this oral history of Brandon Ifill from Penn Hills YMCA Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:04:19

S3 E52 Officer Guy Collins

11/7/2020
Youth interviewers Darnell Caldwell, Angelo Burgher & Darwin Spencer collected this oral history of Officer Guy Collins from Carnegie Free Library in Braddock. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:05:59

S3 E51 Elwin Green

10/31/2020
Youth interviewer Rodney Smitherman collected this oral history of Elwin Green of Homewood. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:05:56

S3 E50 Harold Allen

10/24/2020
Youth interviewers Lukas Kelley & Donovan Kelley collected this oral history of Harold Allen from McKeesport City Hall. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:05:27

S3 E49 Reverend Donus Crawford

10/17/2020
Youth interviewers Terrell Truss-Moore & Terron Jackson collected this oral history of Reverend Donus Crawford from University Prep in the Hill District. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:06:00

S3 E48 Dashawn Badie

10/10/2020
Youth interviewers Nasheed Goodwine, Lamont Johnson & David Freeman collected this oral history of Dashawn Badie from YouthPlaces. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:04:27

S3 E47 Officer Gil Stubbs

10/3/2020
Youth interviewers Joshua Hodeney, Isaiah Pete & Davon Moultrie collected this oral history of Officer Gil Stubbs from YouthPlaces in Wilkinsburg. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:05:56

S3 E46 Joe Kennedy, IV

9/26/2020
Youth interviewers Donnell Trowell & Tavon Ogletree collected this oral history of Joe Kennedy, IV from Pittsburgh Schiller in the Northside. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:05:35

S3 E45 Leonard Brown

9/19/2020
Youth interviewers Anthony Carrington & Elijah Peterson collected this oral history of Leonard Brown from Pittsburgh's Hilltop. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:05:17

S3 E44 Lenny Macklin Sr.

9/12/2020
Youth interviewers Ben Beyer, Devontay Duell & Alonzo Kidd collected this oral history of Lenny Macklin Sr. from Trinity AME Zion Church in Sheraden. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:05:27

S3 E43 Trevaun Hairston

9/5/2020
Youth interviewers Charles Auman & Darrel Pullie collected this oral history of Trevaun Hairston from the Spartan Community Center in Hazelwood. Background Music:"Secret of Tiki Island" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

Duration:00:06:40