Joy Hashimoto tells how her mother was contacted to begin YWCA groups in Japanese internment…
When Pete Vrontikis was growing up in Magna, he spoke Greek as his frist--and only--language.…
George Pappas spent his earliest days in “Greek Town” in Salt Lake City where his…
In this selection Jane Edwards tells us about the original mission of the YWCA in…
In telling his children, Matan and Sienna, about his own childhood, Dov Siporin recalls his…
As a Navy sailor during the Korean War, Billie Mount had to learn the ins…
"It was a hard time, we missing the country, we missing our people, we missing…
In this recording made just before her 88th birthday, Alice Kasai, a long time community…
Although Margo Sotiriou has fond childhood memories of Bingham Canyon, she also remembers how dangerous…
Dell LeFevre has some fascinating stories about the various saddles he has owned over the…
Perhaps the value of community is no better illustrated than in this description of how…
When Bessie Markos was young, many of those in her Greek community celebrated "name days"…
Wendell Roundy describes a serious situation when he was riding a green-broke horse alone, checking…
Clyde Ormand tells stories about some rugged experiences in driving cattle and in taking wheat…
Jane Edwards provides historical perspectives on the origin of the Battered Women’s Shelter at the…
The dangers of mining were always a concern during Josephine Theodore’schildhood in Helper, Utah. Here…
"I wanted to get out of the misery that was there, but at the same…
In this selection Sue Durrant describes working in the towel room at the YWCA. c.1945…
Along with telling wonderful stories about her life, Josie Roche also shared several stories that…
When LeFair Hall's horse fell in a sinkhole while he was herding cattle, not even…
World War II took John Chipian away from his Greek community in Utah, but it…
"In the morning my dad came and said we are moving tonight; we are leaving.…
"I was only 19; I had not done much in this life. I thought about…
Jayne Coleman knew that her father didn’t want to work in the mines, but she…
In this selection Virginia Tucker explains how Salt Lake’s YWCA began offering yoga very soon…
Sue Durrant describes her mother, Sylvia Durrant’s role in beginning the exciting synchronized swimming events…
"Freedom…is a glorious thing and when that’s taken away you are not a human being…
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