Stephen F. Austin University Oral History Collection


Reviewed By Beverly McCalmont


Authority- Stephen F. Austin University East Texas Research Center Oral History Collection- Ralph Steen Library Rachel B. Galan- Director

Accuracy- Valid, reliable information collected by University

Currency- Last revised 3-1-2002

Content- The purpose of this program is to preserve through tape recorded interviews and subsequent transcripts, the life stories of persons who have observed historical events in East Texas. The stories relate to the lumber industry, the oil boom, WWI, WWII, the Depression, and local business history.

Objectivity- This site is sponsored by a university for educational purposes.

Access- There are no specific software requirements. The site is stable and free.

Design/Appearance- The site is easy to read and navigate.