History Recordings

The Interviews and Events recorded below are mostly from Cumberland County or about people in Cumberland County.  They may be viewed in the Johnson Building or the Military Museum when open.  Some are available for purchase from the CCHGS.  Call during open hours for availability and pricing.

Special Guest Interviewers are named as marked (with…).  The main interviewer  is Jeanne Crews- marked (*)   Most recordings by Jerry Brown – marked (JB)

Veterans on DVD
Raymond C.  Bishop US Army WWII (interview with Thelma Bishop)* 2011 JB
Hubert "Tip" Carlen  US Army WWII* 32 min 2010 JB
Newell Dean Carter US Army WWII (with Margaret Niccum) 2010 JB
Jim Cisney US Army WWII (with Roger Anderson) 2010 JB
George Lewis US Army Airborne WWII* 2010 JB
Eugene McElravy US Army SSG WWII* 2009 JB
Command Sergeant Major Gary Fulk US Army Vietnam, US Marines Iraq 2011 JB
Donald "Don" Holsapple US Airforce WWII* 59min 2011 JB
James "Jim" Meyers US Army  Vietnam* 2010 JB
John "Bill" Mock  US Army WWII 1987, 1989, 2001
Howard Stevens US Army Airforce WWII* 2010 JB
Raymond V. Pearcy  US Army WWII* 2010JB
G. Herb Pygott US Navy WWII* 2010 JB
Kathy Wolf US Navy Cold War Period (with Roger Anderson) 1hr 24min 2010 JB
Local Personalities and Local History on DVD
Rosie the Riveter – Romonna Copper Ochs (with Kathy Yager) 1 hr. 10 min 2011 JB
The 102 Schools of Cumberland County Illinois maps,
documents, & photos compiled by the Toledo Camera Club
2010 JB
Alberta Ward Brown  (with Dixie Howard) 1hr 53 min 2010 JB
Glen Ruffner's Greenup 1949-1960 home movies from 1950's  1hr3min Various
Emma Fetters Jewett, IL Mushroom Hunting  4 min 2005 JB
Bobbie Goodman's Ridn' the Rails and Ramblin' Tales
- Greenup Railroad History
2010 JB
Events on DVD
Cumberland Elementary Students Honor Our Veterans 11/11/2010 2011JB
Martha White's Bluegrass Jam Neoga, IL 1hr 14 min 2011 JB
Toledo Springfest Parade  May 2011  34 min 2011 JB
Cumberland HS Class of 1960-2010 Reunion  50 min 2010 JB
Greenup Fall Festival Parade 2010 JB
Cumberland Co Military Museum Grand Opening 10/02/2010 2010 JB
Let's Make a Deal  Cumberland co Fall Festival 2010 JB