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Oral History Interviews

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Thanks to the participation of dozens of Louisville residents and a talented and dedicated team of oral history program volunteers, the Louisville Historical Museum has a rich collection of filmed interviews documenting Louisville's unique history. The Museum has captured people's memories and stories about Louisville in over 170 hours of interviews conducted since 2009.

Oral history interviews are occasionally shown on Louisville's Channel 8. If you have questions or would like to participate in the Museum's oral history program as a narrator or volunteer, please contact the Museum Coordinator:

Interviews for the following people are available on YouTube. Click the image below to watch:

LHM Oral History YouTube

  • Dick and Shirley Bodhaine
  • Marion Dionigi Junior and Rudy Dionigi
  • Virginia Caranci 
  • Richard DelPizzo
  • Sam Duran
  • June Enrietto
  • Dave Ferguson 
  • Firemen of Louisville
  • Hannah Harper
  • Ted and Carolyn Manzanares
  • Betty Marino 
  • Larry Martella
  • Virginia Milano
  • Dean Miller and Chuck Waneka
  • Ricky Pickett
  • Manuel Silva and Chuck Silva
  • Fred and Lois Tesone
  • Clemma Wiggett
  • Vernon Zurick