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TechCrunch: Mylestone lets you access your personal memories through Alexa

Genealogists, you might like this article from TechCrunch: Mylestone lets you access your personal memories through Alexa. “What if our photographs and social media updates could be turned into memories we – or our children – could later access just by asking a virtual assistant, like Amazon’s Alexa? 40 more words

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52 in 52 Challenge:  Week 6

Every family has stories of ancestors that are passed down through the generations.  As with any oral history, the stories, originally based in fact (presumably!) become embellished as they are retold.   578 more words

Oral History: Students Are Historians Too!

Here at Small Stones, we LOVE hearing about students collecting oral histories from people in their communities. For this second installment in our Oral Histories Series… 718 more words

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Oral Histories and the Digital Future

When thinking of history, it can be assumed that the vast majority of the public only associate the subject with old books and shows about pawn shops. 1,078 more words

Jeff Nuttall oral history project

Imogen Durant writes:

Did you know Jeff Nuttall? We are working on an exciting new oral history project and want to get in touch with anyone who knew or worked with Jeff. 196 more words


Voices from our Oral History Project: Tam Dalyell

Following the sad news last month of the death of the fondly remembered maverick MP Tam Dalyell, today we begin an occasional series exploring interviews with former MPs from our… 667 more words


Snaps, no. 4: Cax aside all fear.

Evangelist Sarah Henderson Jacobs Silver with her Bible, circa 1931. The boy is her great-nephew, Lucian J. Henderson. This photo appears to have been taken at the same time as… 434 more words