Category: Technology

Pletcher, Letha and Tisha

Letha Pletcher tells her granddaughter Tisha about living near the railroad in Pierceton, Indiana during the 1930’s; playing in grain elevators, air that smelled of peppermint, and feeding the hungry.    

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Wigand, Anthony Albert

Equipped with a Masters Degree in Audio Visual from Indiana State University, Tony Wigand was determined to sell the staff of the then new Jasper High School on the use of video cameras and television in their classes.  Tony tells the story of how filming football games got the ball rolling!  

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Lindgren, Hannah Myers

After graduating from Ball State University in 2013 Hannah Lindgren cofounded Deliberate Media, LLC.  Hannah tells about her company’s early video productions, the importance of Story, and how in the film industry connections are everything.

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Baker, Marcia Louise

Posted in: , , Story by: November 23, 2013

Commuting from Tallahassee, Florida to Pelham, Georgia, Marcia Baker taught in an all boys school in the early 1970’s.  She tells about bringing a new cassette recorder and tough love to her classroom of underprivileged children.

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Davidson, Diane

Posted in: , , , , Story by: October 18, 2013

Diane’s Uncle Joe has seen many changes in the world, but where does he draw the line? She tells the story about different people finding their own comfortable speed.

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Richards, Diane Lee

Posted in: , , , , , , Story by: June 10, 2013

Diane grew up admiring her Aunt Helen who, with her husband Don, ran a flight school. It took years to find out that Helen had flown bombers and pursuit planes back during WWII. Diane reflects on the life of her remarkable and yet modest Aunt.  

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