Ford Oval of Honor video recordings
Scope and Contents
This collections contains digital oral history videos and transcripts for interviews with local World War II, Vietnam War, Gulf War, and Iraq War veterans between 2013 and 2018. The interviews were conducted by Chris Reidy of WIPB-TV as part of its Oval of Honor award series sponsored by Ford Motor Company. Also included are annual Ford Oval of Honor program videos about the award recipients for 2013-2015.
- 2013 - 2018
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Literary rights, including copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their legal heirs and assigns. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Archives and Special Collections. The publisher must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.
0.1 Cubic Feet (5 DVDs, digital files)
Language of Materials
This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a transfer from Richard Collins (University Media Services) between 2013 and 2016.
An addition was received electronically from Heather Hunt,a producer/director at WIPB-TV, in early 2019.
Existence and Location of Copies
Digital copies of the materials in this collection are available online in the Ball State University Digital Media Repository:
Collection processing completed 2016/12/06 by Brandon Pieczko. EAD finding aid created 2017/02/06 by Brandon Pieczko. Addition processed 2019/06/07, and finding aid updated 2019/08/23, by Ely Sheinfeld.
- Digital file formats Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Iraq War, 2003- Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Oral history Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Persian Gulf War, 1991 Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Video recordings Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Ford Oval of Honor video recordings
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