Oral history gathers, preserves and interprets the voices and memories of people, communities, and participants in past events. Oral history is both the oldest type of historical inquiry, predating the written word, and one of the most modern, initiated with tape recorders in the 1940s and now digitized online,

This collection features many of the interviews and transcripts featuring films and audio recordings from People Who Shaped Texas Medical Center Beginnings and Texas Medical Center - Women's History Project.

Find out more from McGovern Historical Center at The TMC Library, or contact an archivist at 713-799-7145, 713-799-7165 or email mcgovern@library.tmc.edu


Browse the Oral History Collections:

50th Anniversary, Cizik School of Nursing at UTHealth Houston

Mylie E. Durham, Jr., MD Papers

Texas Medical Center Historical Resources Project Records

Texas Medical Center - Women's History Project

University of Texas Medical School Records