Oral History Project
Local history as told by people who witnessed it.
The Greenwich Library Oral History Project is a collection of interviews with people who have helped to make or witnessed the history of Greenwich, Connecticut, since 1890.
To date, the collection contains more than 950 interviews and 138 books.
The entire collection is available at the Greenwich Library, as well as the Cos Cob and Byram branches, and Perrot Memorial Library. Books and transcribed interviews may be purchased at the Oral History Project office.
Read our latest blog:
Student Leader of the Arch Street Teen Center
We interviewed 4 people who were instrumental in establishing the longest-running, privately funded center for teens in the US, and Alex served as board president from 2014 to 2016, when he graduated from high school.