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 21-40 of about 52
Wilson, Bob (Robert) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-08-08
102657923
Dill, Frederick (Rick) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2015-06-11
102737911
Squires, John oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2009-07-13; 2009-07-15
102702125
Dimitrov, Bisser oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-07-07
102657928
Berreth, Richard and Tom Murnan oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2009-06-23
102702131
Johnson, Terry oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2006-08-25
102657961
Markowitz, Harry M. oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 1986-05-14
102658332
Thorndyke, Lloyd oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2010-08-13
102743024
Crooks, Bill (William) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2008-11-13
102702016
Applequist, Roy oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2006-08-24
102657959
McCoy, Jim (James) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-10-03
102657936
Stanley, Tom (Thomas) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2009-03-31
102702047
Ornstein, Severo oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2015-11-20
102738019
Comstock, George E. oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2003-08-13
102658008
Iftikar, Syed oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2006-11-01; 2006-12-14
102658066
Egan, Dick (Richard) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2008-09-17
102701999
Advanced ferrite disk heads oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-11-03
102657927
Patterson, Dave (David) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2007-09-13
102658154
Advanced thin film disk heads oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-11-11
102657929