StoryCorps: Recording The Lives And Stories Of Everyday Americans StoryCorps is an independent nonprofit project whose mission is to honor and celebrate the lives of everyday Americans by listening to their stories.

Taking the Leap Onstage as a Teenager

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In the Bronx, One Passenger in a Thousand

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Stories to Memorialize the World Trade Center

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Baseball Play-by-Play, Back in the Day

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Remembering Family on the Fourth

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Eating in America, Now and Then

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Reflecting on Democracy and Segregation

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Recording America's Stories, One at a Time

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Love at First Sight -- and a Proposal

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Sharing Father's Day Memories

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