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Hurricane Harvey (2017)

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Hurricane Harvey Oral History Collection (HIST 3345: America by Nature, Fall 2017)

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-235
Scope and Contents This collection contains oral histories recorded by students in HIST 3345-America by Nature taught by Dr. Jennifer Brown during fall semester 2017. The students interviewed people in the Corpus Christi area affected by Hurricane Harvey, which made landfall along the Gulf Coast at Rockport in August 2017. Transcriptions are also available.

Hurricane Harvey Oral History Collection (HIST 5370: Oral History - Techniques and Practices, Fall 2017)

 Collection
Identifier: Coll-236
Scope and Contents This collection contains oral histories recorded by students in HIST 5370: Oral History-Techniques and Practices taught by Dr. Laura Muñoz during fall semester 2017. The students interviewed people in the Corpus Christi area affected by Hurricane Harvey, which made landfall along the Gulf Coast at Rockport in August 2017. Transcriptions are also available.

Oral History Interview with Chantal Ortiz, 2017-11-28

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Scope and Contents Soundrecording and transcript of 30 minute 26 second oral history interview of Chantal Ortiz conducted by Lauren Robinson. Chantal Ortiz, a native of Rockport, Texas, talks about her and her family's experiences during Hurricane Harvey and the damages that her four properties in Rockport sustained. She also talks about the local college basketball team volunteering their time to help the community.

Oral History Interview with Charles DeHart, 2017-10-04

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Scope and Contents Soundrecording and transcript of 32 minute 38 second oral history interview of Charles DeHart conducted by TAMU-CC student Malcolm Kunicek. Charles talks about preparing for Hurricane Harvey, why he decided to ride out the storm and his experiences doing so, and the experiences of his neighbors and pets. He also discusses the damage to his house and surrounding area including Aransas Pass, Texas and the toll the storm took on him psychologically.

Oral History Interview with Christopher Wren, 2017-11-10

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Scope and Contents Soundrecording and transcript of 56 minute 30 second oral history interview of Christoper Wren conducted by TAMU-CC student Timothy Watts. Christopher, a Rockport, Texas resident, talks about his experiences during Hurricane Harvey, including evacuating to McAllen, Texas with his fiance and what it was like returning to his RV park afterwards and seeing the damage. He talks about the help and support Rockport received from across Texas and the nation.

Oral History Interview with Dalilah Rodriguez, 2017-10-17

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Scope and Contents Soundrecording and transcript of 30 minute oral history interview of Dalilah Rodriguez conducted by TAMU-CC student Theresa Valli. Dalilah talks about her and her family's experience during Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath.

Oral History Interview with Joshua Williams, 2017-09-17

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Scope and Contents Soundrecording and transcript of 24 minute oral history interview of Joshua Williams conducted by TAMU-CC student Angellysse Godoy. Joshua talks about his preparations for Hurricane Harvey including the process of debating whether to ride out the storm or to evacuate. He also talks about his experiences riding out the storm and whether or not he would do it again.

Oral History Interview with Justin Holt, 2017-10-06

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Scope and Contents Soundrecording and transcript of 42 minute oral history interview of Rockport, Texas resident Justin Holt conducted by TAMU-CC student Garrett Brundage. Justin talks about his efforts preparing for Hurricane Harvey, the damage to his house and Rockport businesses, and the relief efforts. He also compares his experience with Hurricane Harvey to his experiences with hurricanes as a child.

Oral History Interview with Lyric West, 2017-10-09

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Scope and Contents Soundrecording and transcript of 90 minute oral history interview of FEMA worker Lyric West conducted by TAMU-CC student Kianna Sills. Lyric talks about her experience responding to Hurricane Harvey in Rockport and Aransas Pass, Texas and the people she met during her work.

Oral History Interview with Miriam Beard, 2017-11-16

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Scope and Contents Soundrecording and transcript of 37 minute 4 second oral history interview of Miriam (Mimi) Beard conducted by TAMU-CC student Jeffrey Schaffer. Mimi talks about learning about Hurricane Harvey days before landfall, evacuating with her family, how she decided to evacuate, and what it was like to return to Corpus Christi incuding surveying the condition of her apartment complex. She also talks about how her employer, Education Service Center Region 2, helped the most affected areas and their...