Oral Histories Collection

Oral Histories Collection

The Oral Histories Collection contains audio recordings, video footage, and transcripts from over 600 interviews and panel discussions with some of the world's most innovative computing pioneers. Interviews are conducted via the Museum's Oral History Program, which aims to preserve, collect, and communicate the unique stories of the Information Age to present and future generations.

Video footage and electronic transcripts of interviews and panel discussions are accessible through this site and can be searched below. If you are interested in owning the video footage or audio recording of a specific interview for personal or educational use, please send inquiries to .

To suggest an oral history topic or interviewee, please email your suggestion and a short explanation describing the relevance to computing history to . Please be sure to also include your complete contact information and if available, that of the prospective interviewee.

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

Search Oral Histories Collection

Catalog contains over 84,241 records.

Result 181-200 of about 475

Hopper, Max D. oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2007-05-23
102658074

House, Dave (David) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2004-04-20
102658299

Houtz, Jim (James H.) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2010-05-18
102702338

Hsu, Feng-Hsuing oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-02-14
102657920

Hu, Ding-Hua oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2011-03-09
102745997

Human computers oral history : Claire Bergrun and Jessie C. Gaspar
Computer History Museum
Text, 2005-06-06
102702292

Humphrey, Watts S. oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2009-06
102702107

Huskey, Harry oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2006-02-07
102657983

Hutcheson, Jerry SEMI oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2004-12-10
102746350

Iftikar, Syed oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2006-11-01; 2006-12-14
102658066

Intel 386 Microprocessor oral history panel : design and development
Computer History Museum
Text, 2008-12-02
102702019

Intel 386 Microprocessor oral history panel : marketing
Computer History Museum
Text, 2008-12-02
102702022

Intel 386 Microprocessor sole source decision oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2008-08-14
102701962

Intel 4004 microprocessor oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2007-04-25
102658187

Intel 4004 micrprocessor : oral history panel with Ted M. Hoff and Stan Mazor
Computer History Museum
Text, 2006-09-20
102657974

Intel 8008 microprocessor oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2006-09-21
102657982

Intel 8048 Microcontroller oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2008-07-30
102658328

Intel 8051 Microprocessor oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2008-09-16
102658339

Intel 8080 microprocessor oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2007-04-26
102658123

Watch and search select videos from the Museum's Oral Histories Collection with our new interactive transcript feature. The interactive transcript lets you navigate a video by clicking on any word in the transcript to play the video from that exact point. You can further explore the video by using a keyword search.

This section of our website is undergoing beta testing. We have selected a small number of oral histories for this phase. Let us know what you think by sending a comment or suggestion to .

3dfx Oral History Panel with Ross Smith, Scott Sellers, Gary Tarolli, and Gordon Campbell
3dfx Oral History Panel with Ross Smith, Scott Sellers, Gary Tarolli, and Gordon Campbell

Moderated by Shayne Hodge on 2013-07-29 in Mountain View, California

MacPaint Interview and Demonstration, with Bill Atkinson and Andy Herzfeld
MacPaint Interview and Demonstration, with Bill Atkinson and Andy Herzfeld

Interviewed by Aimee Gardner and Al Kossow on 2010-05-06 in Mountain View, California

Oral History of Adele Goldberg
Oral History of Adele Goldberg

Interviewed by John Mashey on 2010-05-10 in Mountain View, California

Oral History of Avram Miller
Oral History of Avram Miller

Interviewed by Dane Elliot on 2013-08-19 in Mountain View, California

Oral History of Edwin Catmull
Oral History of Edwin Catmull

Interviewed by John Hollar on 2013-03-01 at Pixar in Emeryville, California

Oral History of Eli Harari
Oral History of Eli Harari

Interviewed by George Alexy and Jim Porter on 2011-06-15 in Mountain View, California

Oral History of John Backus
Oral History of John Backus

Interviewed by Grady Booch on 2006-09-05 in Ashland, Oregon

Oral History of Paul Laughton
Oral History of Paul Laughton

Interviewed by Bruce Damer, with Len Shustek, on 2013-08-14 in Mountain View, California

Oral History of Robert M. "Bob" Metcalfe, Part 1
Oral History of Robert M. "Bob" Metcalfe, Part 1

Interviewed by Len Shustek on 2006-11-29 in Boston Massachusetts

Oral History of Thomas J. "Tom" Perkins
Oral History of Thomas J. "Tom" Perkins

Interviewed by John Hollar on 2012-07-11 in San Francisco, California

Xbox Oral History Panel with Nick Baker, Todd Holmdahl, and Albert Penello
Xbox Oral History Panel with Nick Baker, Todd Holmdahl, and Albert Penello

Moderated by Dag Spicer on 2014-03-25 in Mountain View, California