Oral History Documents

Training Packet

Interview Field Packet - Download and take to interview

Interview Forms - Download and take to interview

  • Release Form (PDF file) - Print and take paper form to interview.
  • Post Interview Questionnaire (DOC file) -  Download, fill out electronically and submit DOC or PDF file. Do not forget to add the summary of the interview at the end. Do no submit hand-written answers.
  • Post Interview Questionnaire (PDF file) - Download, fill out electronically and submit DOC or PDF file. Do not forget to add the summary of the interview at the end. Do no submit hand-written answers.


You can also submit the Post Interview Questionnaire and the Summary by filling out Google forms (you do not need to submit the Post Interview Questionnaire twice):

Interview Review Criteria - Used by The 1947 Partition Archive in evaluating your interview

  • Interview Review Criteria (PDF file) - For your reference.  This is how your interview will be reviewed when received by The 1947 Partition Archive.

Archive Information Card - Download and leave with interviewee 



Oral History Workshop Online Recording

  • May 3, 2014 This recording has some audio/video sync issues.


Request to connect with interviewees

Use the form below to request to connect with elders in your community who are interested in having their stories recorded. A match is not guaranteed and is only available if interviewees in your area have signed up to have their story recorded. Note that you must be a Citizen Historian to take advantage of this opportunity... you must have already recorded and submitted one story to The Archive.