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    • Interview with Henry Kawahata, 1979

    • Kawahata, Henry.;Japanese Texans.;Farming.;World War, 1939-1945.
    • Hidalgo, Texas Henry Kawahata discusses 5th generation Japanese families whose ancestors came to Texas in the early 1900s, history of his family in Colorado, their move to Texas where his father began farming, experiences during World War II and...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Herbert Nagatori, 1979

    • Nagatori, Herbert.; Japanese Americans--Texans.;World War, 1939-1945.; San Benito (Tex.).
    • San Benito, TX. Herbert Nagatori discusses his experiences during WWII, the transition of Japanese social structure from Japan to US following the war, and personal family history.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Athol Ofsowitz, 1996

    • Jews--Texas.; Chevra Kadisha.; Burial societies, Jewish.; Burial laws (Jewish law).
    • Ofsowitz discusses personal and family history, but focuses on work of the Jewish burial society, Chevra Kadisha.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Rudolf Scheffrabn, 2003

    • World War, 1939-1945--Germany--Personal narratives.; Emigration and immigration--History--20th century.;
    • Scheffrahn was born in East Prussia in May 1918 and spent his childhood in Rastenburg. He was drafted into the German Army at the onset of World War II and served from 1939-1945. After the war he and his wife immigrated to the US under the...
    • University of Texas at San Antonio. Libraries Special Collections Oral History Collection;
    • Interview with Jack N. Nahas, 1997

    • Lebanese Americans.; St. George Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church.; Churches--Texas.
    • Nahas , born in Tripoli, Lebanon and brought to the U.S. by his parents in 1912, discusses his Lebanese heritage and his father who was an ordained Antiochian Orthodox priest serving an extensive area in the U.S., Mexico and Central America.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Father Daniel Daly and Col. Jack Nahas, 1997

    • Lebanese-Americans--Texas.; Churches--Texas.; Nahas, Jack.
    • St. George's Syrian Orthodox Church, Houston, Texas Syrian Orthodox Priest Father Daniel Daly and retired Military Col. Jack Nahas, both the sons of Orthodox priests who ministered in Texas, meet with an University of Texas Institute of Texan...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with George Kitamura and Tonia Imai Kitamura, 1979.

    • Japanese Americans--Texans;Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945;
    • "San Benito, Texas George Kitamura and Tonia Imai Kitamura tell of family history farming in Rio Grande Valley, experiences during the Depression and World War II"
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Reo Kataoka, 1979

    • Katoaka, Reo.;Japanese Texans.;Emigration and immigration.;Landscaping.
    • Due to Mr. Katoaka's heavily-accented and broken English, this is not a verbatim transcription; best guess is made based on context of the conversation. Reo Katoaka tells of joining Japanese Merchant Marines for opportunity to come to US. Katoaka...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with William D. Samman, 1993

    • Lebanese Americans--Texas.; Food, Lebanese.;Churches--Texas.
    • San Antonio, Texas Samman, whose parents were from Tripoli, Lebanon, discusses family history, Lebanese community in Texas, and the Eastern Orthodox Church.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Jim Walker Moore, 1978.

    • Conjoined twins; Hilton, Daisy, 1908-1969; Hilton, Violet, 1908-1969; Freak shows
    • An interview with Jim Walker Moore about conjoined twins Daisy and Violet Hilton, 1978.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • El Pueblo Vol. 1, No. 12

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection
    • Interview with Mrs. Charles Wilson, 09-27-1993

    • Civil Rights.; African Americans--Texas.; Marshall (Tex.).; African Americans--Education--Texas.; National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.; Voting.
    • Austin, Texas and Marshall, Texas Mrs. Charles Wilson describes her personal experiences living in Texas and actively working in the civil rights movement. The second interview relates more specifically to her involvement with the NAACP.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with O. Scott Petty, 1984

    • Geophysics--Research--Texas.; World War, 1914-1918--Technology.
    • Personal history of O. Scott Petty during World War I, in Texas, and his contributions to geophysical research.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with James Scarborough, 2000

    • Kleberg, Richard.; Scarborough, William Lawrence.; Scarborough, James Spurgeon.; King Ranch (Tex.).; Ranch life--Texas.; Horses.; Police.
    • San Antonio, Texas Interview with James Scarborough who is providing an explanation of family photographs at the ITC Library.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Corinne Saldana, 2009

    • San Antonio (Tex.).; Education--Texas.; Women--San Antonio (Tex.)--Interviews; Women--School administrators--San Antonio (Tex.);
    • Saldana grew up in San Antonio and was the first member of her extended family to earn a college degree. She became a math teacher and taugher for many years at Oliver Wendell Holmes High School in San Antonio's Northside Independent School...
    • University of Texas at San Antonio. Libraries Special Collections Oral History Collection;
    • Interview with Robert B. "Dude" Skiles, ca. 1980.

    • Jazz musicians.
    • Dude Skiles relates his musical experience, starting with his family in The Skile's Music Makers as drummer and his career as a jazz trumpeter.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Lorraine O'Banion, 1993

    • Civil Rights.; African Americans--Texas.; Prairie View A & M University--History.
    • Educator Lorraine O'Banion discusses her experiences during the mid-20th century, including a comparison between neighboring towns of predominantly African-American Prairie View with mainly white Hempstead, education, and changes as a result of...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Tom Tanamachi and Mitsuye Tanamachi, 1979

    • Tonamachi, Tom.; Tonamachi, Mitsuye.; Japanese Americans--Texas.; Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.; Farming.; Rio Grande Valley.
    • San Benito, TX Tom Tonamachi and his wife Mitsuye, describe experiences with relocation and internment camp for their families who were living in California during WWII and their move to Texas for an opportunity farming in the Rio Grande Valley.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Don Albert, 1980.

    • Jazz--Texas
    • San Antonio, Texas Jazz trumpeter, band leader and nightclub owner Don Albert recalls his experiences playing in the 1920s and 1930s from New Orleans to San Antonio to Kansas City and Chicago. And he shares memories of some of jazz’s greatest...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Mona Baskin née Bizzell, 1979

    • Japanese Americans--Texans.; Internment Camp--Crystal City (Tex.).; World War, 1939-1945.
    • San Antonio, Texas Mona Baskin talks about the Japanese - Americans during World War II, her experience and daily life at the internment camp in Crystal City, Texas where she worked from 1942 to 1946.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Sadye Gee, 1993.

    • Civil rights; African-Americans--Texas; African-Americans--Segregation; Dallas (Tex.); African Americans--Education--Texas; Church and social problems--Texas
    • Black Dallas educator Sadye Gee recalls the good and the bad of the city's gradual desegregation and the importance of the Hamilton Park neighborhood to Dallas' Black leadership.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Gilbert Burkhardt, 1988

    • Comal County (Tex.).; German Americans--Texas.; Farm life--Texas.
    • Bracken area of Comal County, Texas Gilbert Burkhardt remembers growing up as a fourth-generation German Texan in Bracken. His youth was typical of German farming communities in the early 20th Century where the German language, customs and cuisine...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Teresa Zertuche, 1998

    • Chapman Ranch.; Falfurrias (Tex.).; Ranch life--Texas.; Education--Texas.; Tequila.; Vaqueros.
    • San Antonio, Texas Teresa Zertuche describes growing up on the Chapman Ranch near Falfurrias, Texas, ranching activities, attending school, family customs, family and personal history, including that of her father who left Saltillo, Mexico at age...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview With Gilbert Rodriguez, 1998

    • Mexican Americans --Texas --Music.; Musicians--Texas.; Tejano music.; Music--Mexican-American Border Region.
    • Co-founder of Gilberto Rodriguez and the Blue Notes, with his cousin, Gregorio Pedroza, they discuss history of their family, Tejano music, and the band.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Ruth Camp Dikes, 1987

    • Somerset (Tex.).; Atascosa County (Tex.).
    • Somerset, Texas Ruth Camp Dikes shares a long lifetime of memories of living in Atascosa County. Born there in 1908, she was descended from a family that founded Somerset in the 1840s, having come from Somerset, Kentucky. The daughter of a meat...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with John Jefferson Visor, 1996

    • African American cowboys.; Cowboys--personal narratives.; Horses.
    • Office of the Tarrant County Black History and Genealogical Society, Fort Worth, TX. Living and working on his own after his mother's death when he was nine years old, John Visor decided that he preferred working with horses over picking cotton to...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Minoru Okabayashi and Mitsuo Fujimoto, 1979

    • Okabayashi, Minoru.; Fujimoto, Mitsuo.; Japanese Americans--Texas.; Internment camp (Kenedy, Tex.).; World War, 1939-1945--Evacuation of civilians.
    • Houston, Texas.Webster, Texas. Interview is in two parts: 1) Minoru Okabayashi with Mitsuo Fujimoto translating; 2) Mitsuo Fujimoto. Okabayashi tells personal history of his arrival in California in 1917, move to Texas in 1920, farming experience,...
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Roy and Sue Kosaka, 1979

    • Kosaka, Roy.; Kosaka, Sue.;Japanese Americans--Texas.; Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.;Discrimination.
    • San Antonio, Texas Roy and Sue Kosaka tell of family history and experience with discrimination and relocation during WW II.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • El Pueblo Vol. 2, No. 03

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection
    • Interview with Joseph A. Perry, 1984.

    • University of Texas Institute of Texan Cultures at San Antonio; HemisFair (1968 : San Antonio, Tex.); Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993; Texas Folklife Festival
    • Perry discusses the genesis of the Institute of Texan Cultures, from the planning for Hemisfair through its' creation under the aegis of the University of Texas at San Antonio, with emphasis on the key people who were involved.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • Interview with Bernardine Rice, 1988-11-29

    • San Antonio (Tex.)--History.; Irish Americans--Texas.; Ursuline Academy--San Antonio (Tex.).
    • Descendant of the Tynan and Gallagher families, Rice talks about people and places during the mid-20th century in her HemisFair-area neighborhood.
    • Institute of Texan Cultures Oral History Collection
    • El Pueblo Vol. 2, No. 09

    • Mexican Americans--Texas--San Antonio--Periodicals.; San Antonio (Tex.)--Periodicals.
    • Independent, community-based newspaper published by a team of volunteers and distributed in the economically poor sectors of San Antonio, Texas. The newspaper's mission was to publish news and analysis relevant to working families. A donation of...
    • Rare Books Collection

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