Love History? Be an Oral History Interviewer!


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


1510 Wagner Road1510 Wagner RoadGlenview, IL 60025


We have a unique opportunity for volunteers with a love of history to interview local residents about their agriculutre roots and/or their connection to our historic farm.

Wagner Farm was privately owned by the Wagner family until Rose Wagner passed away in 1997. We often have people stop by the farm and share stories of their experiences with the Wagner family, 'back in the day’. Our Oral History Project records and preserves those stories for future generations. Basic knowledge of farming helpful but not required. The only thing you need is a love of history!

We'll provide you with basic background infomation, a list of discussion topics, and a digital recorder to preserve your interview. Help us save history!


  • History
  • Research
  • Journalism
  • Storytelling
  • Public Speaking
  • Farming

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training

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