Subjects:Democratic Party (Ky.), Education, Government employees, Government officials, Governors, Legislators, Moonshine, Political activity, Political campaigns, Political participation, Political parties, Political patronage, Politicians, Politics & government, Roads, Students, Teachers, women, Breathitt County (Ky.)
This collection includes interviews with Marie Turner, educators, and political and community leaders, including A. B. "Happy" Chandler, Lawrence W. Wetherby, Bert T. Combs, and Edward T. Breathitt, Jr. Topics include politics and political leaders in Kentucky, electioneering, women in Kentucky politics, the state Democratic and Republican parties, education in Breathitt County and the state, comparisons of life and education between eastern and western Kentucky, development of roads and transportation in Breathitt County, the coal industry, journalism in Kentucky, Carl D. Perkins, Earle C. Clements, the Turner family, the Broadbent family, and the Bingham family. Original collection held at the Kentucky Oral History Commission/Kentucky Historical Society. Access copies available at Eastern Kentucky University. Authorization must by granted by the Society to use or publish by any means the archival material to which the Society holds copyright.