Since 2003, StoryCorps has collected thousands of stories from people all across the United States. The NPR oral history project archives each story in the Library of Congress' American Folklife Center. We spoke with site manager Jacqueline Van Meter, who's parked the StoryCorps Airstream mobile studio in Memorial Park to collect stories from the people of Jacksonville.
Didn't get a chance to record your story with StoryCorps during their visit to Jacksonville? Swing by the Jax Makerspace to preserve your memories with our recording equipment! We'll be collecting your stories for inclusion in our Florida Collection through December 31, 2018. Make a reservation to use our recording equipment.
Also, use your library card to check out StoryCorps books and audio materials from our catalog!