Examples of oral history in a Sentence
I'm reading an oral history of the Great Depression.
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In an oral history early in 1965, Kennedy described a meeting James Baldwin had arranged between him and some younger, more militant black activists in April 1963.
The oral history of Peter King ... Regrading the 2015 NFL draft ... the current state of the tight end ... and more.
Studio 360, the public-radio show and Slate podcast, shares an oral history of the Muppets.
Each oral history is different for all of the people who come from this area: the Hopi, the Havasupai, the Apache, and other tribes.
With their ever-growing collections of artifacts, local genealogies, photo histories and pioneer family’s oral history recordings, the museum has become one of the premier resources for historians and families with Florida ancestry.
This halau, built through a joint effort between community activists, the county, and the club, is a space where the two men and other community members hold classes for local kids on crafting, oral history, celestial navigation, and ecology.
At the time, Paul Bowles was traveling around Morocco recording the stories of Moroccan raconteurs for an oral history project funded by a U.S. government grant.
This summer, researchers will begin gathering 250 oral histories of Charlotteans who represent the city's past and present.
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ORAL HISTORY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of oral history for English Language Learners
: recorded information about the past that you get from talking to people about their experiences, families, etc.
: a book, article, etc., that is based on oral history
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