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  • Collection: Washington County Oral Histories
  • Description contains "war "

CML_OH_11.mp3
An audio recording of an oral history of Reinhart and Wilhelma Engelmann on Reinhart's work in the high tech field, being a professor, and life during and after World War II in Germany. Wilhelma discusses what life in the U.S. was like for a mother…

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A video recording of an artist talk by Sharon Inahara for her exhibit of paintings at the Washington County Museum on the Japanese internment during World War Two.

WCM_OH_340a.mp3
Part 1 of an audio recording of an oral history of Lee Mason on the Silicon Forest and Tektronix. Topics in this section include: arriving in Portland during World War II to work in the shipyards; working as a telegraph operator for the Southern…

WCM_OH_335.mp3
An audio recording of an oral history of Arthur Iwasaki on his military service in World War Two.

WCM_OH_334.mp3
Part 1 of an audio recording of an oral history of Dr. Toshio Inahara, speaking about his experience as a Japanese American in Washington County during World War II. This is a brief introductory interview that was conducted in order to prepare for…

WCM_OH_333.mp3
Part 2 of an audio recording of an oral history of Dr. Toshio Inahara, speaking about his experience as a Japanese American in Washington County, Oregon. Topics in this section include: birth in 1921 in Tacoma, WA; moving to Hillside near Forest…

WCM_OH_466.mp3
An audio recording of an oral history of Linda Garcia on the Vietnam War. During the recording of the interview, Ms. Garcia recollected her time as a high school student in Hillsboro at the start of the Vietnam War. Many people she knew were drafted…

WCM_OH_465.mp3
An audio recording of an oral history of Jack Kirkwood on the Vietnam War. Jack Kirkwood was a teacher at Poynter Junior High and at Hillsboro Middle High during the war. His began his teaching career in Ganado, Arizona, at a boarding school on the…

WCM_OH_463.mp3
An audio recording of an oral history of Stanley Lambert. Mr. Lambert recalls the impact of the Vietnam War on the community of Hillsboro.

WCM_OH_462.mp3
An audio recording of an oral history of Don and Helen Leslie on the Vietnam War. They explain that they did not personally feel the impact of war although they recall various anti-war sentiments and dissidents, many considered radical for the time.…