Our Mission

The Narrative Trust conducts and captures the oral histories of institutions, communities, and individuals, preserving their memories and reflections in state-of-the art audio and video formats.

Our Guiding Principles
  • Client Controlled
    ...edited and restricted as desired with copyright ownership
  • Individually Interpreted
    ...valuing subjective truths and differing perspectives
  • Extensively Researched
    ...situating personal stories in historical context
  • Deeply Explored
    ...filling in undocumented gaps and going beyond the written record
  • Priority Driven
    ...giving precedence to oldest and most significant voices
  • For the Long Run
    ...an archival enterprise to capture history, preserve a legacy