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 only checks title, subject, contributors, and keywords across all oral histories.

Result 21-40 of about 71
Kryder, Mark oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2017-04-14
102738245
Hitz, Dave oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2009-08-26
102702146
IBM tape history - session 2: overview of tape products and product management
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2015-10-13
102737993
Clemens, Jack (John) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2007-07-09
102658118
Wilson, Bob (Robert) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-08-08
102657923
Gordon, Dave oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2008-01-31
102658217
Ouchi, Ken oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2015-06-10
102740129
Talke, Frank oral history
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2017-07-24
102740186
Boucher, Larry (Laurence Bernard) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2015-01-27
102740026
Harari, Eli oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2011-06-15
102745933
Rodriguez, Juan oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2009-07-13; 2009-07-15
102702129
IBM tape history - session 1: tape media
Computer History Museum
Text, 2015-10-12
102737992
Dimitrov, Bisser oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-07-07
102657928
Hofstein, Steven R. oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2011-10-28
102745974
Hard disk drive transition to thin film media oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2006-04-17
102657957
Johnson, Terry oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2006-08-25
102657961
Dill, Frederick (Rick) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2015-06-11
102737911
IBM tape history - session 4: LTO virtual company panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2015-10-15
102738023
Berreth, Richard and Tom Murnan oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2009-06-23
102702131
Squires, John oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2009-07-13; 2009-07-15
102702125