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One Ashland

One Ashland, Many Voices Oral History Project

The One Ashland, Many Voices Oral History Project was undertaken to record the memories of Ashland residents in celebration of the town's sesquicentennial anniversary. Many people contributed to the project including the Ashland 150th Oral History Committee, chaired by Dale Talley; the 30 students and 2 faculty of the Randolph-Macon College First Year Experience Colloquia "Remembering" (FYEC 157 and FYEC 158), taught respectively by Dr. Amy Goodwin and Dr. Alva Hughes; and Schapiro Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) recipient Kimberly Dutton, class of 2011 (faculty advisor Ms. Laurie Preston, McGraw-Page Library). Web access and archiving by Laurie Preston, with special thanks to Eric Kim, and Tommy Proffitt for audio editing.

For more information on this project, contact the Project Director, Laurie Preston, at lpreston@rmc.edu or (804) 752-4718.

Interviewees to date:

Interviewee and date Interview number, format and length Other interview items
Anita Allen,
July 22, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.mp3 file, 98 MB, 107 minutes)  
Dr. Jodi Allen
Interviewed by Tian Xu
Recorded interview lost due to technical problems Transcript available
Dr. Ira Andrews
May 12, 2008
Interviewed by Joseph Haddon
Recorded interview lost due to technical problems Transcript available
Cathy Bach
May 18, 2008
Interviewed by Jessica Woods
Interview (.wav file, 416 MB, 41 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 38 MB, 41 minutes)
Transcript available
Carlene Bass
June 17, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 779 MB, 77 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 71 MB, 77 minutes)
Transcript available
Robert Blinn
July 7, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 294 MB, 58 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 53 MB, 58 minutes)
 
Christina Brown
July 24, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 252 MB, 25 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 23 MB, 25 minutes)
Transcript available
Robert Burrass
April 14, 2008
Interviewed by Emily Kight
Interview (.wav file, 254 MB, 25 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 23 MB, 25 minutes)
Transcript available
Toni Burruss
April 28, 2008
Interviewed by Alexa Tellez-Mansy
Interview (.wav file, 683 MB, 68 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 42 MB, 68 minutes)
Transcript available
Dr. Hill Carter
April 28, 2008
Interviewed by Emily Chilton
Interview (.wav file, 271 MB, 27 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 25 MB, 27 minutes)
Transcript available
Madge Carter
April 25, 2008
Interviewed by Jessee Perry
Interview (.wav file, 366 MB, 36 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 33 MB, 36 minutes)
Transcript available
Glenn Patterson Crone
April 24, 2008
Interviewed by Plamena Zamova
Interview (.wav file, 650 MB, 64 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 59 MB, 64 minutes)
Transcript available
Floyd Dabney, Jr.
Interviewed by Brandy Washington
Interview (.wav file, 44 MB, 48 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 3 MB, 48 minutes)
Transcript available
Cathy Daugherty
June 25, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 576 MB, 57 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 52 MB, 57 minutes)
Transcript available
Barclay DuPriest
June 25, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 1.18 GB, 120 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 109 MB, 120 minutes)
Transcript available
Fan Cox Etienne
April 16, 2008
Interviewed by Amanda Steinagel
Interview (.wav file, 300 MB, 30 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 27 MB, 30 minutes)
Transcript available
Pat Ewald
April 11, 2008
Interviewed by Amanda Bass
Interview (.wav file, 789 MB, 78 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 63 MB, 78 minutes)
Transcript available
Lori Foley
April 16, 2008
Interviewed by Alexa Durnwirth
Recorded interview lost due to technical problems Transcript available
Brenda and Larry Gilman
April 29, 2008
Interviewed by Sascha Shahramfar
Interview (.wav file, 444 MB, 44 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 40 MB, 44 minutes)
Transcript available
Meriwether Gilmore
August 6, 2008
Interview by Kimberly Dutton and Laurie Preston
Due to technical problems, interview was lost and data was unrecoverable  
Doug Goodman
July 11, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 487 MB, 48 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 44 MB, 48 minutes)
 
George E. Gray, Jr.
May 6, 2008
Interviewed by Kasie Taylor
Interview (.wav file, 1.03 GB, 105 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 96 MB, 105 minutes)
Transcript available
Melvin Hall, Jr.
April 19, 2008
Interview 1 by Mancini Grant
July 22, 2008
Interview 2 by Kimberly Dutton
Interviews not yet available Transcript available- Interview 1
Transcript available- Interview 2
Charles Hartgrove
Interviewed by Stephanie Serena
Interview (.wav file, 183 MB, 18 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 17 MB, 18 minutes)
Transcript available
William "Buck" Herbert, Jr.
April 23, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 172 MB, 34 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 31 MB, 34 minutes)
Transcript available
Betsy and Martha Hodges
May 6, 2008
Interviewed by Lauren Eng
Interview (.wav file, 511 MB, 51 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 46 MB, 51 minutes)
Transcript available
Lyn Hodnett
July 9, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 522 MB, 52 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 47 MB, 52 minutes)
Transcript available
Nancy Ross Hugo
May 1, 2008
Interviewed by Morgan DeAmicis
Interview (.wav file, 514 MB, 51 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 47 MB, 51 minutes)
Transcript available
Anthony Keitt
April 30, 2008
Interviewed by Lianne Valenza
Interview (.wav file, 435 MB, 43 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 39 MB, 43 minutes)
Transcript available
Ted Keller
July 7, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 654 MB, 65 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 59 MB, 65 minutes)
 
Robert Lindgren
July 21, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 383 MB, 38 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 35 MB, 38 minutes)
Transcript available
Ann Martin
June 24, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview 1 (.wav file, 393 MB, 78 minutes)
Interview 1 (.mp3 file, 71 MB, 78 minutes)
Interview 2 (.wav file, 60 MB, 12 minutes)
Interview 2 (.mp3 file, 11 MB, 12 minutes)
Transcript available
Lucille "Tudie" Midyette
April 21, 2008
Interviewed by Jessica Barber
Interview (.wav file, 440 MB, 44 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file,40 MB, 44 minutes)
Transcript available
Richard Gaillard Owen
April 28, 2008
Interviewed by Kristen Bischoff
Interview (.wav file, 545 MB, 54 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 50 MB, 54 minutes)
Transcript available
Pat Pace
April 27, 2008
Interviewed by LaMartha Martin
Interview (.wav file, 392 MB, 39 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 36 MB, 39 minutes)
Transcript available
Chris Peace
April 18, 2008
Interviewed by Erin Pusey
Interview (.wav file, 229 MB, 23 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 21 MB, 23 minutes)
Transcript available
Faye Prichard
July 23, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton and Laurie Preston
Interview (.wav file, 396 MB, 39 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 36 MB, 39 minutes)
Transcript available
Billie Raines
June 26, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 225 MB, 45 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 41 MB, 45 minutes)
Transcript available
Stu Reid
May 7, 2008
interviewed by Danny Jones
Interview (.wav file, 277 MB, 27 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 25 MB, 27 minutes)
Transcript available
Dr. James Scanlon
July 17, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 277 MB, 27 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 25 MB, 27 minutes)
 
Rosanne Shalf
July 16, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton and Laurie Preston
Interview 1 (.wav file, 1.25 GB, 127 minutes)
Interview 1 (.mp3 file, 116 MB, 127 minutes)
Interview 2 (.wav file, 75 MB, 7 minutes)
Interview 2 (.mp3 file, 7 MB, 7 minutes)
Transcript available
Margie Smith
May 2, 2008
Interviewed by Justine Armes
Interview (.wav file, 329 MB, 33 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 30 MB, 33 minutes)
Transcript available
Dr. George Spagna
May 7, 2008
Interviewed by Alicia Fetrow
Interview not yet available Transcript available
Betty Carol Stevenson
July 23, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview 1 (.wav file, 796 MB, 79 minutes)
Interview 1 (.mp3 file, 73 MB, 79 minutes)
Interview 2 (.wav file, 43 MB, 4 minutes)
Interview 2 (.mp3 file, 4 MB, 4 minutes)
 
Susan and Woody Tucker
June 30, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 385 MB, 76 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 70 MB, 76 minutes)
Transcript available
Dawne Vronek
May 12, 2009
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview (.wav file, 231 MB, 23 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 21 MB, 23 minutes)
 
Ritchie and Sue Watson
April 25, 2008
Interviewed by Meylena Spencer
Interview (.wav file, 36 MB, 38 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 2 MB, 38 minutes)
Transcript available
David Willis
May 14, 2008
Interviewed by Kelley Lewis
Interview (.wav file, 441 MB, 44 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 18 MB, 44 minutes)
Transcript available
Terri Winston-Abri
July 25, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton
Interview not yet available  
Sarah Jones Wright
June 20, 2008
Interviewed by Kimberly Dutton and Laurie Preston
Interview not yet available  
Ellen and Tom Wulf
May 1, 2008
Interviewed by Brittany Thomas
Interview (.wav file, 270 MB, 27 minutes)
Interview (.mp3 file, 24 MB, 27 minutes)
Transcript available