History is the essence of innumerable biographies.
We at the Museum of the Grand Prairie are dedicated to preserving the past for the "enjoyment of present and future generations." On these pages you will find guidelines to help you conduct your own oral histories within your family and links to help you learn more.
Have fun as you discover your past.
"I celebrated my birthday [12th] on the boat. It [the trip] took 9 days and we came in the port of New York. Before getting there, I saw the Statue of Liberty and I'll never forget it"..........Theresa Osterbur.
Get More Information about Oral Histories and How to do them!
Discover Your Past, and Listen to Your Future!
(And thank you, Thomas Edison, for inventing recorded sound!)
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