Student Oral Histories

The 12 interviews conducted by Professor Aaron’s Shapiro’s “Introduction to Public History” class feature the careers and experiences of retired and former U.S. Forest Service employees who worked in the Southern Region. Some spent much or all of their careers in the region, while others spent only a few years.

Use the “Interviews” tab and dropdown menu above or click on a link below to read, listen, and browse the interviews.

Jack Alcock

Keith Argow

Bobby Bledsoe

Sid Haggard

Thurman Harp

Bob James

Dave Jolly

Jim Kidd

Ray Mason

James McConnell

Mac McConnell

Gordon Small