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FrontPorch History

by Tammy Marshall Cardwell

He sat rocking idly, the soft lamplight accentuating lines worn deeply into his face by years of laughter and tears. His eyes glistened as the clock struck another late hour and his grandchildren begged once again, “Just one more, Grandaddy. Just one more story and we’ll go straight to bed...promise.”

I’ve wondered since if Grandaddy knew. Did he realize that his stories of days long gone were planting seeds within his listeners’ hearts—an appreciation of the past that they would likely not have gained any other way? Did he know that he was practicing an eternal, if virtually lost, art form—that he was teaching ‘FrontPorch History’...or did he just enjoy telling the stories?

Sharing stories of yesterday, what I call FrontPorch History, develops an intimate relationship between the past and us. It lends immediacy to history that has been sadly lacking in recent years, offering flesh and blood to cover the bones that are all that remain in most modern texts. FrontPorch History is a marvelous way to bring fascination to a potentially dull subject, but it accomplishes much more. It instills in children a respect for their elders and makes both generations aware of a potential they may never have considered. It brings family members and friends into oneness as they walk together down paths first trod so long ago. It plants seeds.

Consider Noah. Here is a man among men, one who chose to serve the one and only God. A father determined to raise his sons in the knowledge of the Lord. What made him different from the others? What was it that planted within the child’s heart the seeds that would lead the man and his family to follow God through the flood? A quick study reveals that Enosh lived for many years after Noah was born. There can be little doubt that Enosh heard all of his grandfather’s stories of the first days and his early relationship with God. Is it possible, perhaps, that Noah’s relationship with, and respect for, the God of his fathers developed during years spent at Granddaddy Enosh’s feet?

Things have changed today. We’ve moved away from our families and trained up a generation of children who seem incapable of sitting at their grandparents’ feet. We’ve also discovered that a great many grandparents would rather not have them there anyway. The result is that we (even my generation) have been raised on a history that is not only without God, a fact we are all familiar with, but without US as well.

Only we can put ourselves back into the story, into history; there is no one to do this thing for us. We must make the effort to regain another part of our heritage that slipped away when we weren’t looking. We must seek out, even within our own memories, the stories of yesterday that make history meaningful and bind us together as family. An intimidating step to take, but it’s one that holds untold rewards.

Begin with yourself. We tend to think of ourselves, our own personal memories, as being dull and unimportant. This is an incorrect view. It was, for instance, the story of my experiences with gas rationing in the seventies that gave my children a clearer understanding of the rationing during World War II. Consider also the advances that our generation has made and how so many of the things you knew well would be new to children today—outhouses, for example (if you’re old enough to remember them, that is). Tell your stories. Tell them in the car as you run errands, as part of your lessons, at bedtime and at any other time that offers itself. Record your stories on tape so that your children will have them forever, or write them down. However you do it, whenever you do it, share parts of yourself with your children.

Obviously, you’ll not want to stop with yourself, and there should be no need to. You are undoubtedly surrounded by people, both relatives and friends, who have a surprisingly wide range of life experiences. You could quite possibly spend the rest of your days collecting bits and pieces of their personal histories and still not hear it all. I believe that the best option is still to sit at the storyteller’s feet (figuratively speaking), perhaps with tape recorders or video cameras running. There are other options however, including the aforementioned recorders, or simply having the person write it down gives you something to draw from.

Those who live far away may still contribute. How many older friends and family members would refuse to exchange videos, CDs, or even good, old-fashioned cassettes? It is a simple thing to record messages for them, record your own stories, or even allow the recorder to simply ‘sit in’ on a dinner table conversation. Most older, and many younger, adults would gladly send you recordings of their stories in exchange for being drawn into your life in such a manner. Count these recordings as treasures. Make copies of them for general use and guard your masters.

FrontPorch History is especially easy to fit into the homeschooling lifestyle. It is, after all, the essence of what we are trying to accomplish—giving of ourselves to the next generation. One of the few excellent teachers I had once instructed my class to interview two people who had lived through the Depression. I did my background research, worked up my interview questions, packed my tape recorder to my grandparents’ house, and spent an entire evening in nervous fascination. Their accounts of life during that time enthralled me, especially since one grew up in a relatively poor family while the other's was somewhat affluent. I was nervous because I had never done an interview before, and because that was my first experience with carrying on an ‘adult’ conversation with my grandfather. That evening was a revelation to me.

This assignment is one that the homeschool family could duplicate. It involved research skills, interview techniques, report writing, and oral presentation—all of which are skills we want to teach our children. It also caused my grandfather and me to see each other in an entirely new light, a thing that is not to be taken lightly. Were I to do something similar with my children today, I would take the thing even further. I would find mementos of the time, things my grandparents had saved or things I found elsewhere. I would try recipes for foods they had enjoyed, read aloud from books they had favored, and listen to tapes of the radio programs that had enthralled them. I would, perhaps, even join my children in creating toys like the ones my grandparents had made for themselves decades ago, and of course, we would all play with them. The possibilities are limited only by your imagination.

Now that you’re comfortable with the idea of the stories, and see their potential, consider what happens when you add genealogy. Your family’s stories will introduce you to your own unique heritage. Suddenly “William Alfred Tisdale” is much more than a mere name on a tombstone. You’ve heard stories about him, but what can you find out? You ask questions of relatives and look up death, marriage, and birth records. You find out where he came from and why he came, and you discover surprising truths that make the stories you’ve heard even more interesting.

You will see that genealogy can have a tremendous impact on your history studies. Put your ancestors’ names and dates on your homeschool timeline and suddenly you find yourself asking questions of history that you had never even considered. Did one of you ancestors live in Virginia during the Civil War? Almost instantly, certain aspects of the war become more important to you personally. You find yourself asking such things as... “On which side of the war did he fight?” “Did he choose not to fight at all?” “What happened to his family and home during the war?” These questions, and others, are the hooks that draw you into a living, breathing history—one that matters to you.

We did some of the things I have spoken of, and others... well, we all have regrets. I also took FrontPorch History a step further. I determined to leave a lasting record for my children, one that wouldn’t fade with time, so I began to write. I recorded memories from my childhood and young adulthood, took excerpts from Granny’s letters, and even coerced two of my aunts into committing their memories to paper. When I had everything together, I typed it into my computer, formatted it, and actually hand published a book that I handed out to relatives and a few interested friends. The entire process took a little over a year and the bonding we experienced as we worked on it was wonderful—far beyond anything I could have anticipated. Here too, of course, is a project that could easily fit into the homeschooler’s curriculum, a project with lasting benefits.

I very much regret the fact that I remember so little from the many stories Grandaddy told. There are important things that I do remember, however. I remember the joy of sitting at his feet, and how loved I felt that he would take such time for me. I also remember the dawning awareness that history went far beyond names and dates. There is so very much that I do remember. I count myself among the blessed, because FrontPorch History was such a familiar thing in my childhood...even if we did just call it “Grandaddy’s Stories.”

Tammy Marshall Cardwell, a veteran homeschooler and author, has a variety of books available including FrontPorch History: Researching and Telling Your Family Stories. Learn more about her books at TammyCardwell.net or CJ Press.

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