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President Obama's Kansas Heritage

Oral History of Nina June (Swan) Parry and Nelva (Seaburn) Wentz

Lifelong friends, Nina June (née Swan) Parry (1923-2012) and Nelva (née Seaburn) Wentz (1923- ) recount growing up in Augusta, life during World War II, and their friendship with President Obama's grandmother, Madelyn (Payne) Dunham.

Nina June (Swan) Parry and Nelva (Seaburn) Wentz Interview

Recorded: October 1, 2012
Location: Nina Parry's home, Augusta, Kansas
Video/Editing: Steve Cless
Interviewer: Teresa Baumgartner

Full Interview

Length: 1:05:09