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New oral history interview posted

I’ve mentioned several times the oral histories I have been recording at Otterbein Homes. Today, you can listen to one that had a big impact on me. Gertrude Bloede was 99 when I interviewed her in September. She passed away … Continue reading

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Sound story posted in Otterbein Stories

You read somewhere in your history books about the USS Indianapolis, right? It was one of the last ships sunk during WWII, and a terrible tragedy. Harold Ashley is a WWII veteran of the USS Indianapolis and he tells his … Continue reading

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