Oral History Collection

Oral History Collection

Oral histories bridge the gap between written historical record and individual experience. The Computer History Museum’s oral history program records and preserves the firsthand recollections of computing pioneers from around the world in their own voice, enriching scholarly research and adding new depth to the history of computing.

To suggest an interviewee or panel topic, please email your suggestion and a short explanation to Oral History. Transcripts and selected footage are available below. Researchers can access additional recordings by contacting Research.

New! Personal accounts are written firsthand testimonies that cover significant events, products, or technologies related to the history of computing. Go to Personal Accounts.

Search Oral History Collection

This search checks title, subject, contributors, and keywords across all oral histories. To perform a full text search, please use our Site Search.

Result 1-20 of about 719
3dfx oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2013-07-29
102746834
3dfx oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2013-07-29
102746832
AMD 2900 Microprocessor family oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2009-02-11
102658341
AT&T DSP1 oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2015-01-16
102740084
Abarbanel, Saul SIAM oral history
SIAM and U.S. Department of Energy
Text, 2003-07-29
102746779
Abramowitz, Jeff oral history
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2014-12-02
102740006
Abramowitz, Jeff oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2014-12-02
102740005
Abramson, Norm interview
Computer History Museum
Text, 1988-10-13
102746645
Advanced ferrite disk heads oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-11-03
102657927
Advanced thin film disk heads oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-11-11
102657929
Aird, Tom SIAM oral history
SIAM and U.S. Department of Energy
Text, 2004-06-03; 2004-06-04
102746780
Akeley, Kurt interview
Computer History Museum
Text, 2010-11-05
102754049
Albaugh, Mike interview
Computer History Museum
Text, 2010-11-12
102743036
Alcorn, Al (Allan) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2008-04-26; 2008-05-23
102658257
Alferov, Zhores I. oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2012-05-16
102746430
Allan, Dal oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2013-03-12
102746670
Altenbern, Douglas oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2010-04-20
102630656
Altera EP300 oral history panel : design and development
Computer History Museum
Text, 2009-08-20
102702147
Amdahl, Gene oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2000-09-24
102702492