Celebrating the National Archives
Featuring stories in celebration of National Archives Month
The Unedited StoryCorps Interview: Grace Lee Boggs, 1915-2015
"My father was the keeper of the temple of knowledge."
"He was talking about this feeling that he had that he was going to die."
Spooky tales and oddities
"I wrote President John F. Kennedy an aerogram letter..."
Lourdes Cereno Markley tells her daughter about her experiences being a young Filipina woman in the 1960s determined to attend college in the United States.
"We walked every day from sunup to sunset."
Lawrence Cumberbatch tells his son about walking from New York City to Washington, D.C., to take part in the August 1963 March on Washington.
"Before they would see a doctor, the families in the community would come to see her."
Graciela Kavulla tells her husband, Timothy, about her grandmother, who was a midwife.