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Oral History Videotapes

Oral histories collected and donated by the Lawrenceville Historical Society

Click on underlined tape numbers for more details and availability information.

These videotapes may be checked out on your library card. Please request tapes by number.

#200 Allan Becer discusses Abram R. Wooley, Lt. Colonel, Commandant of Arsenal in Lawrenceville, "Drink, Discipline, and Discord."Taped 1/18/96, 49 min
#201 Carol Peterson, Lawrenceville's House Historian, discusses history of interesting buildings. Taped 2/15/96
#202 John Hammill Taped 9/10/95, 86 min
#203 Anne Sherwin Taped 10/28/95
#204 Senator Leonard J. BodackTaped 12/20/95, 1 hr 34 min
#205 Jim WudarczykTaped 8/5/95, 1 hr 35 min
#206 Benjamin "Bucky" PalermoTaped 10/11/95, 53 min
#207 Joseph Borkowski -- Memories of Lawrenceville
Allan Becer -- Henry Clay Frick
53 min
41 min
#208 Jude WudarczykTaped 7/23/95, 1 hr 35 min
#209 Dick MarshallTaped 8/19/95, 1 hr 38 min
#210 Dorothy Wahl -- Life in the 3500 and 3600 block of Butler St. in the 1920's-30'sTaped 8/12/96, 65 min
#211 La Verne Szczypinski and Flo CarikTaped 7/8/95, 1 hr 19 min
#212 Ann New -- Pittsburgh Folk Singer "Night of Civil War Songs" at Foster Community CenterTaped 4/18/96, 50 min
#213 Collage Making -- Rita Rudzke, Ray Kennedy, and B.J. Emerick
interviewed by Lisa Link and Carolyn Sparanza
Taped 5/11/96, 75 min
#214 Father Paul M. Kuppe, Pastor of Our Lady of the Angels ParishTaped 8/6/96, 75 min
#215 Julian Jarosz -- Life in the Steel MillsTaped 8/9/96, 75 min
#216 Edward ClarkTaped 7/1/96, 55 min
#217 Mike Murphy -- The Flood of 1936Taped 3/14/96, 45 min
#218 Loretta ColemanTaped 7/15/95, 44 min
#219 Beth E. Trapani -- author of Ghost Stories of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County at Foster Community CenterTaped 10/18/95
#220 Jean Lipinski75 min
#221 Arsenal Park 51st Year CelebrationTaped 7/4/95, 18 min
#222 George and Ann Lisjak, proprieters of George's Market at 3832 Penn AvenueTaped 1/6/95, 1 hr 3 min
#223 Walter Szczypinksi, steel worker; Dave Krysty singing "Pittsburgh's Not A Smoky City Any More"Taped 8/8/96, 68 min
#224Dorthy Hook(s)Taped ll/23/96, 90 min
#225 Joseph and Katherine KarlovitsTaped l0/31/96, 80 min
#226 Sister Witt, S. J. "Reverend Joames Cox: Old Newsboy from Lawrenceville" Taped --, 40 min
#235 Alan Irvine: Tales of LawrencevilleTaped 2/20/97, 82 min
#236 Mike Murphy: Mayors of Pittsburgh, 1816-1997Taped 3/12/97, 77 min
#237 Rick Sebak of WQED visits the Lawrenceville Historical SocietyTaped 9/4/97
#238 Henry Bursztinowicz: ArtistTaped 1/30/97, 1 hr 15 min
#239 Ray Klavon & Klavon's Drug StoreTaped 9/28/97