Browsing Oral History: Demo

‘Duty Calls’ is a collection of Oral History recordings .. WWII experiences centred on Brodsworth Hall near Doncaster.

This demo uses speech technology to browse Duty Calls recordings.

Demo:

3 interviewees kindly agreed to make their material available on the web

For each interview we have

• The audio

• Speech recognition output (automatic transcription)

• Summary (not always)

• Manual Transcription (not always)

Top Level

Search through all material .. try ‘Home Guard’ or ‘Doncaster’

Interview Level:

• Click on interviewee name /date

• Search through speech recognition output

• Click on timestamp

• Audio plays from that point

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