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 1-20 of about 1017
Suzuki, Yasoji oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2016-06-23
102738183
Suzuki, Yasoji oral history
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2016-06-23
102738182
Svigals, Jerry (Jerome) oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2007-06-19
102658148
Swartz, Jim oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2013-10-15
102746860
Swartz, Jim oral history
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2013-10-15
102746859
Swarztrauber, Paul N. SIAM oral history
SIAM and U.S. Department of Energy
Text, 2005-07-16; 2005-07-17
102746811
Sze, Simon oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2014-02-11
102746858
TMR Head oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2016-08-03
102717212
TMR Head oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2016-08-03
102717213
Taiwanese Information Technology (IT) pioneers : oral history series
Computer History Museum
Text, 2011
102746191
3dfx oral history panel
Computer History Museum
Text, 2013-07-29
102746834
Talke, Frank oral history
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2017-07-24
102740186
Talke, Frank oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2017-07-24
102740185
Tanaka, Yoichiro oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2016-08-01
102717206
Tanaka, Yoichiro oral history
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2016-08-01
102717207
Tata, Ratan oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2017-01-19
102717292
Tata, Ratan oral history
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2017-01-19
102717293
Tate, Geoff oral history
Computer History Museum
Moving image, 2017-07-26
102740188
Tate, Geoff oral history
Computer History Museum
Text, 2017-07-26
102740187